Jason Stevenson

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Master all things meteorological with our expert primer on sun, wind, snow, and rain.

Patagonia Drifter A/C Trail Shoe

As this year's test began to wind down, one fact became glaringly apparent: The Drifter had accumulated the most mileage. It excelled on 90 percent of our trail adventures—from mellow...

La Sportiva FC Eco 2.0 GTX

Solid Footing

Meet the top performance kicks of spring.

Comfort King

Part suede hiking shoe, part nimble trail runner, Vasque's hyper-comfortable Juxt quickly became our go-to option for light-duty day trips. The supple leather provides great durability, the densely...

Business Rider

Keen's Austin Pedal looks like an oxford-style casual shoe—until you turn it over. Recessed in the sole is a bike-pedal cleat (SPD-compatible) that lets you go from commute to conference call...

Merrell Navigator Sport


Wade through pools. Scramble up sandstone. Repeat. Because it's mostly mesh, the Merrell Navigator Sport is perfect for wet-again, dry-again adventures, letting out moisture as soon as it gets in,...

Teva Itunda

River Keeper

It's not a shoe; it's a shandal! Teva's Itunda wraps your foot with enough protection to walk confidently in murky shallows, features a sticky proprietary tread for slimy rocks, and is secure enough...


The nonmarking sole on Rockport's Hydroplex sticks like a barnacle to a wet boat deck, but that's not the only reason we loved it. On hot days, the huge vents on this breathable, quick-drying mesh...