Sam Moulton

Pro 950 Down Lafuma - Sleeping Bags: Reviews

Pro 950 Down Lafuma - Sleeping Bags: Reviews

THREE-SEASON ULTRALIGHTGo hard all day and sleep like the dead all night? We liked this bag for both pursuits. It's light and compressible, thanks to a three-quarter-length zipper, a tapered design,...

Timberland Earthkeepers Oxford - Footwear : Reviews

Timberland Earthkeepers Oxford - Footwear : Reviews

Old-school hiking sole meets simple, leather oxford style in this classic-looking shoe. The organic-cotton-lined insoles mold to your foot, and there's enough shock absorption in the midsoles for...

Patagonia Stretch Latitude - Rain Jackets: Reviews

Patagonia Stretch Latitude - Rain Jackets: Reviews

DRY IN ANY STORMIf you go out when others go home, this is your jacket. It's a tad heavy, but the payoff is uncompromising protection. When a group of five testers ski-toured out of Washington's...

Scott Ruston - Soft Shell: Reviews

Scott Ruston - Soft Shell: Reviews

Form and FunctionThe Ruston was the surprise hit of the test. For starters, Scott's designers nailed the details on this highly water-resistant soft shell: The hood is top-notch, and there are good-...

Patagonia Ranger Smith – Footwear: Reviews

Patagonia Ranger Smith – Footwear: Reviews

Thanks to a lugged Vibram sole, the Ranger Smith has the best traction of any boot we tested. But it also has a soft side—a Polartec lining—that keeps toes toasty. patagonia.comBonus: The...

GSI Outdoors 12

GSI Outdoors 12

If you really want to impress, bake a cake, cinnamon rolls, or a lasagna in GSI Outdoors' aluminum 12" Hard Anodized Dutch Oven. gsioutdoors.com

Naxo NX21 – Backcountry Ski Bindings: Reviews

Naxo NX21 Backcountry Ski Bindings: Reviews

With an alpine-style toe piece, a DIN of 13, and a heel lock to prevent an inadvertent switch to touring mode, the Naxo is ideal for aggressive big-mountain skiers. In touring mode, a smartly...

Yakima SkyBox LoPro Titanium - Car Racks: Reviews

Yakima SkyBox LoPro Titanium - Car Racks: Reviews

Top BoxIt's pricey, yes, but it's also the Rolls-Royce of rocket boxes. The sleek design helps decrease wind drag and preserve gas mileage, yet its 15 cubic feet of storage still easily fits five...

Garmont Shaman – Backcountry Boots: Reviews

Garmont Shaman Backcountry Boots: Reviews

A high cuff and fixed spine make the Shaman every bit as stiff as the best alpine freeride boots on the market. But because it comes with two soles—one ISO alpine and one rockered, ski-...

WRSI Fresh Roy - Helmet: Reviews

WRSI Fresh Roy - Helmet: Reviews

Two sports, one helmet. That's the idea behind WRSI's highly adjustable snow- and kayak-ready Fresh Roy. The only downside: With no vents, it's the least breathable helmet here. Get the optional...

Big Agnes King Solomon - Sleeping Bags: Reviews

Big Agnes King Solomon - Sleeping Bags: Reviews

DATE NIGHT, UPGRADEDThe problem: You and your significant other share a love for camping, but your zipped-together sleeping bags and mismatched pad combo are causing a divide. The solution: The King...

Rockport Evander - Footwear : Reviews

Rockport Evander - Footwear : Reviews

Dress shoes with two secrets: The leather uppers are waterproof and breathable, and the outsoles are just grippy enough to run on cobblestones in the rain. rockport.com

Nau HS2 Quintessenshell - Rain Jackets: Reviews

Nau HS2 Quintessenshell - Rain Jackets: Reviews

ECO ALL-STARNau has made a splash this year with its all-eco-friendly line, dedication to sustainable business practices, and fashion-forward style. All of which matters not a whit if the company's...

Mammut Brisk - Wind Shell: Reviews

Mammut Brisk - Wind Shell: Reviews

Streamlined ProtectionMartinis. Lobster rolls. Jackets. At the end of the day, each is only as good as its main ingredient. And that's why the Brisk was so universally lauded this year—it's cut...

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