Joe Jackson

Author's Bio

Joe Jackson (@josiewhaler), Outside online's Gear Guy, never thought that the ten years he spent as a raft guide, outdoor retail employee, and vagabond would turn into a career.

Jackson Karma

Just as much fun on Class V water as on Class I.

Teva Bomber

Supersticky outsoles and rugged uppers make these an excellent pick.

Astral Brewer

Jams into cramped whitewater boats and adheres to even the slickest rocks.

5 Tips For Making Better Videos

Anson Fogel, founder of Forge Motion Pictures and winner of more than 60 awards at outdoor film festivals, on how to get the most out of your action cam.

Necky Elias

If you can squeeze inside, you'll love this boat.

Drift HD Ghost

The Ghost incorporates a bombproof two-inch LCD that lets you access dozens of options and review clips right on the chairlift.

Contour Roam 2

While not as feature rich as other cams, the Roam 2 captures high-quality footage at half the price.