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The 7 Best Resort Jackets of 2013

If it’s time for an upgrade, start by answering this question: Do you ski almost exclusively at resorts? The defining characteristic of the ones reviewed here is that they’re built for comfort, not...

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The Fight for America's Surf Breaks

Over the past five years, stand-up paddleboarding has mushroomed from a handful of surfers SUPing waves in Hawaii to 1.2 million participants.

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Land of the Lost

How do you pick an adventure in a country as big and boundless as Canada? We asked our favorite nomads to reveal the greatest hidden paddling, biking, and hiking spots, from Nova Scotia to the...

The 7 Best Tents of Summer 2012

Making a good tent requires compromise. In line with the old business adage “Good, fast, cheap: pick two,” tent designers generally aspire to two properties from their own list: light, roomy, and...

The 7 Best Sleeping Bags of Summer 2012

Sleeping bags keep getting lighter thanks to thinner fabrics and ever finer and fluffier grades of down. Which is a good thing, except when it isn’t. A couple of the bags we tested didn’t make the...

The 2012 Adventure Bucket List

Float the Grand Canyon in a Dory. Bike across America. Tie your own fly. And 47 more essential items for the ultimate adventurer.

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Hard Sell

The PR spin that keeps tourists coming when rabies, kidnapping, and other calamities make headlines

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6 Après-Ski Essentials

Outside picks the essentials for January, including the Patagonia Reversible Flannel jacket.

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