Awards

  • Sawyer MINI earns 2014 Best Buy in Filter Review by OutdoorGearLab

    September 9, 2014

    “An adaptable, lightweight, and compact water filter, the Sawyer Mini is a useful personal water treatment system that is very inexpensive. It can be used as a straw or inline in a water reservoir, making it more useful than other straw-style filters. Weighing only 1.4 ounces and costing around $25, this filter easily takes our […]

  • Gear Patrol add the Squeeze Filter to their Ultralight Essentials List

    August 20, 2014

    “Most hikers first head out on the trail with the borrowed, metal-frame backpack their dad used back in the 1980s and some old Timberland work boots strapped to their feet. But after grueling weeks and some mild scoliosis, a few decide to go lighter. ”   At less than 3.5 ounces, the Sawyer Squeeze is […]

  • Bear Grylls and the Sawyer MINI Water Filter

    August 18, 2014

    Bear Grylls knows the importance of having access to clean water which is why he suggests using a Sawyer MINI Water Filter.  This tip of the week can be seen on his new show Running Wild with Bear Grylls on NBC. For other products, tips, and tricks, visit http://www.walmart.com/RunningWild  

  • Blist-O-Ban is One of Gearographer’s Favorite Items at Outdoor Retailer 2014

    August 12, 2014

    Gearographer Staff Yoon Kin takes notice of the Blist-O-Ban in the article Our Favorite Gear of Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2014 after almost losing his life from a blister. “Looks gross but it’s way less so than an actual blister soaking in bacteria and other nasty microbes. This artificial blister replicates the movement of a real blister […]

  • Trail Runner Names the MINI to Gear of the Year

    January 10, 2014

    We previewed this one at the Summer Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City, and knew it was going to be a home run. We’ve long been fans of Sawyer’s water filters as they’re extremely small/packable (perfect for tucking into hydration packs on long backcountry runs), reliable, fast and easy to use. This year, they […]

  • Sawyer Squeeze Water Filter Named 2011 Backpacker’s Editors’ Picks

    November 26, 2013

    “Least-loved chore upon reaching camp: Squatting on sore knees over a stream to pump water. New option: this superlight (3 oz.) rig, in which the filter element screws onto a 16-, 32-, or 64-ounce bag that you can fill from all but the weakest trickles and cart to a comfortable seat. Squeeze the bag to […]

  • Sawyer Filter Named Gear Junkie’s 2012 “Best in Show”

    November 26, 2013

    Gear Junkie magazine has named our Sawyer Squeeze Water Filter “Best in Show” of 2012’s “Latest and Greatest Outdoor Gear.” Gear Junkie put a multitude of outdoor gear to the test, but only selected “products for 2012 that represent true innovation in the outdoors industry and some of the neatest new gear ever made.” They […]

  • Sawyer Filter Named Backpacker Magazine’s Editor’s Choice

    November 23, 2013

    We think it’s completely worth it just to make really cool products, but it’s even cooler to be recognized for it. The Sawyer Squeeze Filter was awarded the coveted Editor’s Choice Award by Backpacker Magazine in the April 2012 Gear Guide. Thanks, Backpacker! Check out the full story here. Check out how the Sawyer Squeeze Filter […]