Sam Moulton

Winter 2013 Gear of the Year

After months of torture-testing the latest crop of outdoor gear, we've compiled a list of our eight favorite items, from the Never Summer Proto CT/CTX snowboard to the Atlas Race snowshoes.

Birkenstock Dundee Taupe Suede Après Shoes

Unfortunately, you can’t just wear your sorels everywhere. Sooner or later you’re going to have to come down from the mountains and return to civilization. But fear not. Bring the spirit of the...

Smith Outlier Sunglasses

Whether you’re looking for glacier glasses, everyday drivers, or racy speedsters, we’ve got the right pair for you.

Julbo Tensing Sunglasses

The Tensings might not live up to the standard set by Julbo's higher-end products, but the killer price tag is hard to ignore.

Zeal Helix Sunglasses

If you can stand the prominent nose-piece, the Helixes will keep you fog-free.

Maui Jim Dorado Sunglasses

The Dorados are a snug fit and feature a sturdy design, but their lenses aren't shatterproof, so keep the roughhousing to a minimum.