Megan Michelson

Toys of Summer

Why we love gadgets: a crushproof camera, a portable weather station, and more

Road Worthy

The ultimate journey includes a battery-powered blender and a classy camp chair. Trust us.

Cross Training

Here come longer days and better weather. Make the most of the multisport season with the hottest new gear.

Waste Not

Recycled, salvaged, and renewable gear that doesn't sacrifice performance

Swell Power

The next wave of clean energy will be breaking near you

Spring Break

Score with a bargain rain shell, an eco-friendly PFD, and more of the season's hottest new gear

Push the Envelope Please

It's Oscar time in Hollywood, and at Outside, too. But we're skipping the Academy darlings to salute the little guys: six flicks that wowed us with their small-scale spectacle, and...

Click Here Now

From gear deals to workout tunes, our favorite Web sites deliver

Intelligent Design

The smartest new gadgets put grand ideas in the palm of your hand

Is Nau Good?

Women's Bouldering Woven Capris, Women's Roundhouse Dress