"I have spent countless hours crouched down by a stream trying to avoid getting a soaker or falling in and having to guide the pump hose inlet to a clean spot while pumping, only to have a small stream"... (read full reviews)
"Good build quality, great tasting water comes out. The only con I can think of is weight, it's heavy.
What is so essential about this is that it helps you get the most important thing in life,"... (read full reviews)
"Although I didn't personally buy this, I had the opportunity to use it during a group backpacking trip. This is an awesome system. It filtered water quickly. The 2L was a good size for the 5 of us, as"... (read full reviews)
"I have used this filter several times back country camping in Ontario, and am very pleased with its effectiveness.
It does a great job filtering the water, requires very little effort (thank you"... (read full reviews)
"This silt-stopper is the pups nuts if you know what I mean. Instead of cleaning my MSR mini works every 3-5 L of water pumped I know can pump for days out of Algonquin and my filter does not get"... (read full reviews)
"Bought this for backpacking and wanted something super simple. This system is that, as it uses gravity to move the water through the filter. No moving parts to break or malfunction. Just hold one bag"... (read full reviews)
"I originally used the "MSR Prefilter- for the sweetwater" on my "MSR HyperFlow" instead of this Prefilter that comes with it.
Then I tried using this prefilter(that comes with the "MSR Hyperflow"), a"... (read full reviews)
"This filter cartridge is part of a really good water filter. I have used this on many canoe trips and find it easy to use, very effective for keeping water safe to drink and very convenient. An all"... (read full reviews)
"I have used this in hotels and camps in Mongolia, China, Korea, Kenya and Tanzania. Whether you want safe water for brushing your teeth or just a drink when bottled water is not available, this"... (read full reviews)
"I bought my unit way back in 1988 for a trip around the world, Worked great in Nepal, Thailand and it was either the Katadyn or good luck that kept me from the "revenge of the stomach bugs" that has"... (read full reviews)
"I added the siltstopper to my "MSR mini works ex" filter this year, it has cut down the cleaning of the ceramic cartridge in the field by 50%-75%!
I'm very impressed, I highly recommend adding the"... (read full reviews)
"We just finished the WCT using these and even though there is a 30 min wait time after you add them to your water for it to be safe to drink, we were never without safe drinking water. Fill your"... (read full reviews)
"I have spent months in the Peruvian jungle and never got sick even once from water. Used it everytime even in restaurant. Good size, discreet, fast, doesn not alter the test. I had tu use rain water"... (read full reviews)
"Well, not alot to say about this product other then it works! Replacement was easy, and it also comes with a new screen to help the filter last even long then before. I find it to be a tad expensive"... (read full reviews)
"I used the base camp filter for 7 people over a 3 night canoe trip and was our main source of filtered drinking water. I brought my MSR Miniworks as backup but it never came out of the pack because"... (read full reviews)
"Used these to treat tap water while traveling around Cuba for two weeks. Following the instructions, we only had to treat the water for about 30 mins since it was clear (though as other reviewers have"... (read full reviews)
"I've used Katadyn filters in the past but love the levered handle on the MSR.
When cleaning the element, use a lot less pressure than you think. Test it flows 1 LPM and clean it again if necessary"... (read full reviews)
"great water filter for cottage or camp or " just in case". Very easy to set up and use, however it's very, very slow. and takes up alot of storage space. Yes, I would buy another one again."... (read full reviews)
"when going into the backcountry this stuff is a must have, This used with the pump gives us great water to drink, with security of knowing that contracting "beaver fever" is almost a zero.
Awesome"... (read full reviews)