Joe Jackson (@josiewhaler), Outside online's Gear Guy, never thought that the ten years he spent as a raft guide, outdoor retail employee, and vagabond would turn into a career.
To ensure we’re prepared for safe out-of-bounds skiing, I asked for backcountry packing advice from my friend Richard Bothwell, who’s been guiding in the backcountry for 20-plus years and teaching...
Buying ski boots can be a real pain (literally, and figuratively). There are a lot of brands and styles to choose from, and if you end up with the wrong pair, your feet will hate you. To make the...
Upstart companies are offering subscriptions for primo boxes of hand-selected gear
Over the past couple years, we’ve seen a lot of inventive gear come from small brands like Voormi and RinseKit. To find the next generation of these up-and-coming companies and see what they’re...
Over three jam-packed days at OR, I got to see hundreds of new products, including some inventive new gadgets that will make your outdoor experience a lot better without breaking the bank.
Five containers for your favorite out-of-bounds beverage
To help you keep on track for all of 2016, not just the first month, I’ve put together a list of simple, easy-to-use gear that helps get me motivated when I start to fall off the fitness wagon.
There are a lot of good options, but we particularly love anything from Fits.
If you carry a few basic items you’ll be prepared for most winter driving hazards.
The short answer? It all depends on what kind of skiing you want to do.
Sometimes your canine friends need a little extra protection
Testing the best of this winter’s hottest commodity.
This is the year you finally get your legs and core up to full ski strength.
Many of us never wax our skis. We’re either too intimidated or too lazy. That’s a problem.
It’s going to be a good snow year, so here are five ways to ensure you land plenty of powder days.