Gear of the Show

Coming Soon: Some Pretty Weird Gear

It's not all shoes and tents from the companies who hawk their goods at the huge outdoor gear show. These innovations are offbeat, but we (mostly) like 'em anyway.

Never Use a Lantern Again

From lanterns to headlamps, there are a lot of ways to light a campsite. And Big Agnes just thought of another one.

These Fins Will Change How You Swim

The design features that make these fins look so funky mimic the characteristics of a humpback whale, according to Speedo.

The Coolest New Gear of 2015

We've scoured the floor of Summer OR 2014 in search of the coolest gear for our coveted Gear of the Show awards. And these five products—from a glow-in-the-dark tent to a revolutionary...

Fritchi Diamir Vipec Binding

Fritchi Diamir Vipec's game-changing, two-piece tech binding with an adjustable release setting is the first of its kind—at this price.

Skull Orbic H.I. MIPS

The Skull Orbic H.I. MIPS tells you when it's sustained too many impacts and is no longer safe to use.

UVEX Snowstrike VT

The Snowstrike VT has two lenses to accommodate different amounts of light.

Shotzski DIY Kit

The Idaho-based Shotzski's DIY kit turns those old boards into a Shotzski with this DIY Kit.