Imagine you are on a hike in the Adirondacks and you suddenly realize you are lost. Anticipating you would know how to get back to your vehicle, you drink all of your limited water supply. What do you do to avoid dehydration or worse? Well, that is an extreme example, but how about having a product that would allow you to drink directly from a stream, creek, or river?

Believe it or not there is a product on the market that filters up to a year's worth of clean drinking water from almost any natural water source. It's called The LifeStraw and it has won multiple awards and is not only providing the hiker, camper, and outdoorsman with clean water, but kids in developing countries as well. If you love the great outdoors and love staying hydrated, this is a MUST for your backpack!

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