Counter Assault Pentagon Electronic Bear Fence CounterAssaultBearFence_thumb.jpg
MSRP: $299.99
This 53-foot orange mesh fence is a must-have for those longer excursions into serious bear country or for guides and outfitters who setup seasonal fish camps. Meeting or exceeding USFS specifications, it’s capable of 30- to 40 days of continual operation and produces 8,000 volts—0.12 joules output energy. Even better, it weighs only 15 pounds when packed into the carry pack that comes with the purchase.

Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 800 Sleeping Bag SierraDesignsbackcountrybed_thumb.jpg
MSRP: $349 (2-season); $399 (3-season)
Bring a ton of comfort on your next backpacking trip with the Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 800, which is insulated with 800-fill DriDown hydrophobic down insulation and offers a more comfortable alternative to the standard mummy-style sleeping bag. The new approach to sleeping-bag design and performance eliminates zippers, toggles, draw cords and Velcro, which add weight and can be hard to use.