Gear

The latest and greatest outdoor gear for lovers of adventure—and good design

Is "Cotton Kills" Outdated Advice for Outdoor Adventure?
Could That Old Saying "Cotton Kills" Be Outdated Advice for Outdoor Adventure?

In a plastic-filled world, maybe it's time to challenge the idea that cotton is a poor material for hiking, camping, running, and exploring outside

Sole Searching: Arc’teryx Creates New Footwear Category With Vertex Alpine
Sole Searching: Arc’teryx Creates New Footwear Category With Vertex Alpine

Inside the problem solving and design process of the new lightweight hybrid approach shoe, moving athletes over mountains like never before

The 11 Best Survival Knives for Bushcraft & Outdoors, Tested in 2024
Live Out Your Man Vs Wild Fantasies with These Essential Survival Knives

In a true wilderness emergency, a strong, sharp, reliable blade can be your ticket to fire, shelter, and survival—they're also fun for regular camping

The 13 Best Shoes Like Crocs aka Crocs Alternatives of 2024
The 13 Best Slip-On Crocs Alternatives of 2024

Two decades since invention, Crocs are more popular than ever. And so are the many Croc like shoes from other trusted names in the footwear world

The 11 Best Walking Shoes for Men, Tested & Approved
These Are the 11 Best Walking Shoes for Any Trip or Adventure

Whether you're trekking across the Grand Canyon or through Grand Central, you'll want a pair of supportive and responsive shoes to get you going

How AllTrails Is Harnessing AI to Make Getting Outside a Lot Easier
AllTrails Is Harnessing AI & Innovative Tech to Make Getting Outside a Lot Easier

New OpenAI integration and location sharing are making the award-winning app better then ever at helping hikers find and safely explore trails

8 Best Tote Backpacks for Travel and Everyday Use in 2024
The 8 Best Tote Backpacks for Travel and Everyday Use

From commuting to wandering foreign locales, these totepacks will help keep you organized and stylish during your adventures

How to Make Your Own DIY Chore Coat: A Step-by-Step Guide
How to Make Your Own Chore Coat: A Step-by-Step DIY Guide

Constructing your own garments isn’t as complex as it seems, as long as you take it one stitch at a time

The 10 Best Hiking Sandals for Women, Tested by Women
The 10 Best Women's Hiking Sandals for Wet and Dry Adventures

Tested over hundreds of miles and different types of terrain from Utah to Wyoming, these hiking sandals can handle it all

The 10 Best Hiking Sandals for Men of 2024, Tested & Approved
The 10 Best Hiking Sandals, Tested & Approved

Whether preparing for a backpacking adventure or just a day hike, these tested and approved sandals have you covered

Snow Peak Debuts Gore-Tex Rain Collection for Modern Outdoorists
Snow Peak Debuts PFC-free Gore-Tex Rain Collection for Modern Outdoorists

The Japanese outfitter releases a head-to-toe capsule of weatherproof apparel designed in its signature minimalist aesthetic

The Best Design-Minded Gravel Bike Gear for Mixed Terrain Cycling
Take On All Mixed Terrain with This Tested-and-Approved Gravel Bike Gear Guide

Tested on the rugged backroads and singletrack of British Columbia, this kit goes fast, far, and looks good along the way

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