Frederick Reimers

Marmot LZ Resort Jacket

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

The Best River Towns in America: Hood River, Oregon

To help select America's most progressive, adventurous, and livable river towns, we turned to a trusted source: You. Over the past few months, 20,000 readers in 10 finalist towns engaged in a mostly...

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.

Easton Kilo 3

Making a good tent requires compromise. In line with the old business adage “Good, fast, cheap: pick two,” tent designers generally aspire to two properties from their own list: light, roomy, and...

NEMO Espri LE 3

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

Sierra Designs Zia

The doors and vestibules are smallish, but the weight and price are right for such a rough-and-tumble tent.

The North Face Phoenix

Outside reviews the best gear in the Summer 2012 Buyer’s Guide, including The North Face Phoenix tent.