Stoves for camp cooking are cool

Posted July 21, 2010, at 6:19 p.m.

Cook a hearty meal on your next backpacking trip with help from MSR stoves. They offer a great selection of canister and liquid-fuel stoves as well a high-efficiency, integrated stove system.

Going fast and light? The PocketRocket is an ultralight, compact canister stove perfect for backpacking. At 3 ounces, this pocket-sized wonder still packs enough heat to boil 1 liter in less than 3.5 minutes.

Price: $39.95

Looking for a reinvented classic? The WhisperLite Internationale is the multifuel version of the top-selling WhisperLite. With all the same reliable features, the Internationale burns both white gas and kerosene to save your hide if you get in a bind.

Price: $89.95

How about super-efficiency? The Reactor can boil 1 liter in just 3 minutes and uses less fuel to do so due to its clever design, which also offers exceptional wind protection. It comes with a 1.7-liter pot that stores both the burner and fuel canister for easy transport.

Price: $149.95

— LYNDSEY MARSTON,EPIC SPORTS

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