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backcountry

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Jeep to introduce two new aesthetic packages at the Los Angeles Auto Show

The Grand Cherokee Night and Wrangler Backcountry are largely upgrades to the vehicle's physical appearance, but a few of the Wrangler's standard bits are optional with other variants.

By November 12, 2015

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Don't panic: Canada won't blanket its wilderness with Wi-Fi

Some backcountry enthusiasts are bristling at a plan that could mean wireless Internet access at a few parks starting this summer. The agency says visitors demand it and need it -- but it'll be limited to areas like campgrounds and visitor centers.

By April 29, 2014

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Beer me! Sparkling Drink Systems to offer single-serve suds

There's a cold beverage battle brewing with Keurig and SodaStream -- is beer Sparkling Drink Systems' magic bullet?

By April 21, 2014

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Tech to help you survive an avalanche

From air bags to mobile apps to the newest distress beacons, CNET's Sumi Das shows you the tech you should and shouldn't depend on if you decide to explore the backcountry.

By February 19, 2014

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This week in Crave: The backcountry edition

This week, we argued over battery life, celebrated our geekiness, and headed into the woods to unplug (with help from our mobile devices, of course).

By May 28, 2011

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Hit the backcountry this Memorial Day, Android-style

Field-tested apps and tips for using your Android device on the trail, even beyond roaming range.

By May 26, 2011

Review

2006 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4dr SUV 4WD (4.6L 8cyl 6A)

The 2006 Ford Explorer feels good from the driver's seat, but rear-seat passengers won't be happy with the lack of amenities. And while the four-wheel-drive system is fully capable, for true backcountry handling, the Explorer's tires aren't up to snuff.

By February 21, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 21, 2006

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