Our top picks feature flattering cuts, durable and weatherproof materials, and functional design choices (read, drop-seats that actually work)
The year’s best women’s jackets are stylish and don’t mess around when it comes to weathering the cold
Boots for ice, snow, and steeps
Whether you’re slinging a chainsaw, loading hay bales, or wielding a torch, durable workwear that fits well allows you to do your job better
For every foot in every condition
Kicks to keep feet fresh no matter what your mileage
Weather’s nasty? No need to stay inside if you’ve got a pair of these.
A dash of style doesn’t have to mean reduced traction
Smoky twists on four classics
Take the party with you
Walk on—no matter the weather.
These fleece-lined pull-on boots do triple duty as hikers, workers, and booties.
From trailhead to summit, boots to keep your feet warm and dry. (Under Armour) Under Armour Clackamas 200 Best For: Deep Snow If you tramp through half a foot of fresh every morning to get to your car, take note. The 10.5-inch-tall Clackamas rises above the snow, while its water-resistant rubber-and-canvas…
The Yakima SkyRise introduces a few important upgrades to the growing rooftop-tent industry
Jerseys and shorts for technical, steep, big-mountain riding
Brighten up your night
Startup Knix Wear raised $1.1 million on Kickstarter during its quest to build the world’s most advanced bra. Why the hell did it take the industry so long?
Having a man cave in your basement is all well and good, but it’s even better if it’s portable. Enter the Escape Sport.
We put the new Gore-Tex Active fabric through its paces during a two-week test in Vermont and B.C. and found that there's no better option for athletes who move fast and light
The Avanet app provides key data about weather, snowpack, and avalanche danger—crowdsouced by the people who live and play in the mountains
The world's first MTB tire with graphene achieves a holy grail of characteristics we thought impossible: grip, durability, and speed
Four snowshoes to help you rise above the powder, summit fast, and blaze snowy trails
Tougher than tough enough
A mobile Midwestern cabin for wherever the roads takes you
Up your fat-tire game with these tips from eight of the sport’s very best
Out of the 1,600 sold, about .7 percent are affected by a firmware issue that can prevent them from deploying
Could this be the last rain jacket you’ll ever buy?
Tour operators are standing by to make your dream vacation of pain and suffering come true
Campuses aren’t just for college students
We can't all afford vanlife. But we can rent it.
We applaud these six manufacturers for taking on the challenge of producing bibs specifically made for women—even if some of the products still need a bit more work.
Backcountry luxury without the sticker shock
Be ready to simplify before jumping on the tiny-house bandwagon.
Lighten up your kit for faster ascents.
Buy equipment you don't have to feel guilty about using.
A smart probe that crowdsources snowpack data to tell you where it's safe to ski.
And hello to the F-Bom, the world's first snow goggles with active anti-fog technology.
Games and activities that don't make you act your age.
It's summer's most casual shoe, but there are flip-flops and then there are flip-flops. Keep your feet happy with our favorites.
Ted King has a secret. The Tour de France cyclist believes maple syrup is a super fuel that's actually delicious, and he wants to bring the sweet elixir to a gel packet near you.
Keep your four-legged adventure companion cool in the heat this summer.
Here are six of our favorite vehicles (and add-ons) to help you find freedom on the open road.
A pocket-size survival device
Yes, the devices can be valuable training aids when properly employed, but they’re hardly the essential tools some athletes make them out to be.
The coolest, newest toys for the road and the trail
Google Glass and World Wildlife Fund team up to save the rhino
One of the best new heart-rate monitors on the market
A new company launches into the cycling apparel world
Professional coach Candace Shadley dishes her secrets on how to become a better mountain biker.
Most sunscreens don’t adequately protect your skin, so we’ve rounded up seven top lotions to actually ward off UV rays this summer.
What’s the best avalanche airbag technology on the market?
An $800 setup for the wannabe pro mechanic
Made in Detroit
Your guide to looking fly on your morning ride.
A lightweight, durable crampon for winter running and hiking
Luggage that’s TSA-proof
So your PBR can go incognito.
Add some bling to your skis.
Canvas meets leather in this classic hiker.
Purpose-built for active people
A towable camper rugged enough for forest roads.
Not your average minimalist trail shoe.
The rugged speaker for blasting your neighbors away.
Design your perfect boards.
Curly birch meets stainless steel.
Leave the iPad at home.
A Bluetooth puzzle for your pup
Everything a novice fly fisherman needs.
Carry your beer in style.
The bike components behemoth enters the action cam arena.
The most stylish mittens on the slopes
Fritchi Diamir Vipec's game-changing, two-piece tech binding with an adjustable release setting is the first of its kind—at this price.
Finally, a great way to organize your ice climbing gear.
To protect the finish on your car
A user-friendly and safer avalanche pack.
That skis like an alpine binding.
Better than a bag of rice.
Functional art you can whittle with.
The rain jacket for cold, wet training sessions
A feather-light down jacket