Gear WarsSometimes two different pieces of clothing or equipment fit into the same niche. Actually with so many brands competing this happens quite often. Some of us believe that these different brands and models can peacefully coexist. Other believe that one must always rise to the top. The latter philosophy has given rise to - Gear Wars! It is impossible for one person to own and try out ALL the different pieces in all categories but one person can only try!
Softshell: Marmot Genesis vs. Outdoor Research Mithril
Snowshoes: MSR Lightning Ascent vs. Atlas 12 Series