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...
The Snowshot will keep you comfortable in wet or warm conditions.
The Rocket Down will carry you through arctic conditions.
The LZ is ideal for those who like to carry a lot of extra baggage in your pockets.
The Ultrachange is recommended for skiing in all conditions.
The Cloud is great for city dwellers who like to look good and still rip.
The Avers is a jacket better suited to drier climbs.
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...
Over the past five years, stand-up paddleboarding has mushroomed from a handful of surfers SUPing waves in Hawaii to 1.2 million participants.
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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...
We liked it best as a spacious two-person tent—three was a squeeze.
The doors and vestibules are smallish, but the weight and price are right for such a rough-and-tumble tent.
Outside reviews the best gear in the Summer 2012 Buyer’s Guide, including The North Face Phoenix tent.
Perfect for multisport base camping—and Burning Man.