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Arc'teryx Modon Resort Jacket

If it’s time for an upgrade, start by answering this question: Do you ski almost exclusively at resorts? The defining characteristic of the ones reviewed here is that they’re built for comfort, not...

Marmot LZ Resort Jacket

The LZ is ideal for those who like to carry a lot of extra baggage in your pockets.

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The Fight for America's Surf Breaks

Over the past five years, stand-up paddleboarding has mushroomed from a handful of surfers SUPing waves in Hawaii to 1.2 million participants.

Stoic Somnus 15

A luxurious, incredibly light bag at a great price.

Sierra Designs Pyro Maniac 15/30

If your budget doesn’t allow for both summer-weight and three-season bags, this is a great way to split the difference.

L.L. Bean Katahdin

One tester noted, “You don’t have to spend a million bucks for a good night’s sleep.”

NEMO Espri LE 3

We liked it best as a spacious two-person tent—three was a squeeze.


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