Jon Gugala

Jon Gugala

Jon Gugala (@jongugala) is a freelance writer whose work has been featured in Deadspin, The Washington Post, Men's Journal, and Rolling Stone.

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Our Nine Favorite Small Brand Products

Even Patagonia was tiny back in the day, which is why we’re always searching for the best small companies to watch. Here are products from some of our favorites right now.

Jon Gugala
May 17, 2017

Our Nine Favorite Shorts for Summer

After a winter of long johns, Gore-Tex, and jeans, we're ready to see our shins again. Here are nine options to let those knees breathe.

Jon Gugala
May 9, 2017

All You Need Is a Good T-Shirt

Fancy and technical is great when you're talking about Gore-Tex jackets. But when it comes to T-shirts, we want them as simple and comfortable as possible. Here are eight of our favorites.

Jon Gugala
Apr 7, 2017

These Six Fleece Essentials Got Us All Hot

Fleece is part of the de facto uniform in mountain towns, making everything from mid-layers to beanies cozier, warmer, and better looking. Here are six reasons to love the stuff even more.

Jon Gugala
Jan 6, 2017

10 Reasons Why Gear Makers Love Nashville

Nashville, Tennessee, is the heart of the country music scene, but it has also become a city of makers. From gorgeous longboards to some of the country’s best beer, here’s a roundup of our favorite...

Jon Gugala
Nov 22, 2016

8 Reasons Why We Love Trucker Hats

The trucker hat is an essential piece of kit here at Outside. We use them to keep the sun off our faces on the skin track and the sweat out of our eyes during post-work trail runs. Plus, they always...

Jon Gugala
Oct 27, 2016