Gear guides

The 9 Best Packable Down Jackets for Men & Women
The Best Packable Down Jackets for Any Adventure

From alpine summits to frigid cities and everything in between, these down jackets are guaranteed to keep you toasty (and to pack away later)

11 Best Sun Shirts and UPF Hoodies for Keeping Cool and UV Protected
The 11 Best Protective Sun Shirts & Sun Hoodies for Staying Cool

With temperatures on the rise, it's time to invest in UPF clothing—these are our top tested and approved picks for protecting your skin from UV rays

10 Best 35mm Film Cameras for Photographers of All Skill Levels
The Top 10 35mm Film Cameras for Everyone from Beginner to Expert

From film world icons and titanium grails to slept-on point and shoots, this expert-curated guide outlines the top cameras for all budgets + abilities

The 11 Best Medium Format Film Cameras for All Photographers in 2024
The 11 Best Medium Format Film Cameras to Buy in 2024

With larger negatives, medium format film cameras produce images that have more detail, dynamic range, and depth

The 10 Best Non-Toxic Clean Sunscreens for Adventure & Everyday Use
10 Clean Sunscreens That Are Environment-Friendly & Non-Toxic for Daily Use

Tested and approved, these environmentally friendly sunscreens will protect your skin and the environment, all year long

The 8 Best Waterproof Running Shoes for Road and Trail
The 8 Best Waterproof Running Shoes for Roads and Trails

Hands-on reviews of the best men's and women's runners you won't have to worry about weather or pruney toes in

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

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

The 11 Best Running Hats for Men and Women of 2024
The 11 Best Running Hats for Year-Round Protection and Style

Protect your dome year-round with these running hats for any weather or terrain