Women s Backpack: Arc teryx Axios

Ultralight backpackers will praise this 2,014-cubic-inch minimalist pack for its perfectly designed organizational pockets and breathable back panel. $175

Sleeping Bag: Kelty Coromell

An affordable zero-degree bag that our testers agreed was the warmest zero-degree bag yet. $219

Sleeping Bag: Sierra Designs Vapor 15

The lightest down bag on the market, this 15-degree, 850-fill sleeping bag won't weigh down your pack at just 1.4 pounds. $439

Sleeping Bag: Montbell Ultra Light Super Spiral

A revolutionary design--spiral, elastic baffles--not only allows you to twist and turn at night, but also holds the insulation against you for fewer cold spots. Our Gear of the Year winner. $379

Jacket: FourSquare Tevis

A 3-in-1 jacket with a waterproof membrane that can be worn in any combination.

Jacket: OR Aria Parka

A knee-length parka that keeps you toasty, and stuffs down into a pocket the size of a PB and J.

Road Bike: Gary Fisher Cronus

Thanks to fender mounts, our Gear-of-the-Year-winning road bike can, not only excel as a racer, thanks to a carbon fiber frame, it can double as a commuter. $2,630