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Searching for ideas for the outdoorsy folks on your Christmas list? Salt Lake Tribune staffers who contribute to the Hiking Utah and Fishing Utah blogs have come up with some possibilities. The entire list is running in the Recreation section in Sport Thursday.
Rim Runner 22 pack from CamelBak I used to just hike with a small hydration pack and stuff energy bars, sunscreen and whatever else I needed in my pockets. Then my wife and I received the Rim Runner as a wedding present. It's been great. It can hold up to 100 ounces (3 liters) of water and still have room to hold anything else you would need on a hike lasting more than a couple hours. $100