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You’ll be surprised how far we’ve come from the blocky, cumbersome ice coolers of yesteryear

Because a world without internal-frame backpacks, bike derailleurs, and wetsuits would be a darker place

The 26-year-old downhill skier's advice on how to be a happy traveller? Always be prepared for powder days and impromptu concerts.

An injury sidelined 17-year-old Ty Walker's Sochi dreams, but she's back winning competitions and taking names.

We're not sure we'd try Ian McIntosh's bold lines, but we'd certainly give his favorite stomping grounds—and gear—a try.

The pro skier and mountaineering badass shares her favorite winter destination and gear.

The Olympic champion's favorite place to ski and sticks for the park.

The pro traveler needs cutting-edge survival gear as he explorers the farthest reaches of the planet. And his favorite place to play might surprise you. (Hint: It’s in the Midwest.)

The backcountry legend weighs in on his favorite gear (we bet you can guess it) and why California is a splitboarder's paradise.

There are thousands of outdoor apps to download, but few that will get you where you need to go. These four rules will help you choose the right one.

Hack your way to comfort in the great outdoors

The best way to keep your water supply squeaky clean

I'm looking to swap out my mass-manufactured camping gear for the latest handmade designs. What are your favorite custom options?

I’m going trout fishing in Northern New England in a few weeks, but I don't know the area. What gear should I bring to reel in the fish?

I’m training for an ultra and log some long runs in the backcountry. If I carried all my water, I’d probably be running with four pounds of fluid. Is there a lightweight filter I can carry instead?

I work on trails to help my local mountaineering club. Is there anything light enough to carry with in my backpack?

I work on trails to help my local mountaineering club. Is there anything light enough to carry with in my backpack?

I need a new flotation device for kayaking, and I’m ready to move up to something with more serious features. What’s the state-of-the-art?

I work on trails to help my local mountaineering club. Is there anything light enough to carry with in my backpack?

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