AliExpress is becoming more and more of a choice for outdoor gear. Some observations.
A reasonably priced 24 oz shelter that works well for my shoulder season, group trips or when it is insect prone.
An older lighter weight warhorse that works well if you need to go lighter, enjoy versatility, durability and venture off-trail. Bonus: Not expensive.
A map, guidebook or race course has one set of mileage listed. Your GPS device has more mileage listed or, rarely, less mileage. Why?
A look at a company whose gear always seems to creep into a person’s outdoor kit at one time or another.