Color Us Impressed

Sanborn Canoe's paddles are so pretty, we almost don't want to get them wet.

Patagonia Yulex-Nexkin Wetsuits

One may not think about environmental sustainability when selecting a wetsuit, but Patagonia would like to change that. Their Yulex-Nexkin is made predominately out of plant-based biorubber.

The Kelly Slater for PBteen Collection

PBteen, the teen arm of Pottery Barn, is capitalizing on the magic of the ocean by partnering with 11-time WCT champ Kelly Slater in their new Kelly Slater for PBteen Collection of ocean-themed home...

SAMS Shark Deterrent Surf Range Wetsuit

Sure, the wetsuit looks like its designers took cues from a prisoner uniform, but don’t be fooled by the wacky stripes: this product could save your life. Maybe.

Pack Rafts You Shouldn't Hike Without

Once upon a time, planning an outdoor venture meant you had to make a simple choice up front: land or water? Now the wet/dry divide is starting to crumble, thanks to recent advances in lightweight...

Swimming Hole Essentials

There’s nothing like late summer’s hot days and cool nights for parking it at rivers, lakes, streams, and hotsprings.

A Guide to the Summer's Best Flip-Flops

It's summer's most casual shoe, but that doesn't mean you should settle for the drug-store variety. Keep your feet happy with our 11 favorite flip-flops.

Just Add Water

Gear that plays well when wet, whether it’s at the beach, in the river, or around town.

Yeti Hopper

Fishing guides and festival goers take note: High-end cooler maker Yeti just revealed their first soft-sided cooler, the 6.5-gallon Hopper that’s sealed with a waterproof drysuit zipper.

Surf Sauna

The Surf Sauna is perfect for die-hard surfers and beachgoers who don’t care about nippy air or water temperatures.

The Best Boats of 2014

Whether you prefer heart-thumping whitewater or mellow jaunts across the local pond, we’ve got the right vessel for you.

The Best SUPs of 2014

In less than a decade, SUPing has gone from a fringe pastime of Hawaiian watermen to one of the nation’s fastest-growing sports.