Ten situations where my powerful pocket flashlight has been just what I needed

After learning that length is indeed equal to warmth, I now wear a parka for everything but backcountry activities

You’ll have a new challenge and it will give you a new way to see your local hill

My other boots are gathering dust since I started wearing Blundstone’s Thermal Chelsea Boots

It feels silly to be obsessed with a pair of pants, but Proof’s Rovers are really that good 

After having my butt saved numerous times by a trekking pole, I now make sure to always pack one in my backcountry kit 

Ask yourself these key questions to choose the right ski shell for you

From beanies to toe warmers, here's the best cycling kit for cold-weather commutes

After enduring a wet, cold hunting trip, I’m going to make a versatile, ultra-lightweight shelter an essential piece of my backpacking kit 

Should the Yonder replace your Nalgene?

Cotton isn’t for the backcountry, but it has a spot everywhere else

Garmin's new small satellite communication tool is simpler, but it's their new app that makes the real difference

The Ultra’s battery life doesn’t measure up to that of other top-end adventure watches, but it still has plenty to offer

We’ve always wondered how Flylow thinks up its out-of-bounds names—so we called up the owner and asked

A new gear store in Santa Fe reminds me why small, locally owned retailers are still important

These boots are the only ones you’ll need all winter long

Shoes to get you moving down the trail—no matter the conditions

We tested over 25 products to find the best pieces to help you brave the cold and dark more boldly this winter

Nothing feels better than a bone-dry, ultra-cozy wardrobe change after a bone-chilling day on the slopes

Thanks to advances in everything from noise cancellation to battery life, they’re my go-to for long runs, long meetings, and long flights

New webbing straps made by a company called Austere offer a tight-cinching alternative when you need to tie things down

Thanks to a new emergency SOS feature and significantly improved camera, Apple’s latest version of the iPhone is a great piece of gear for those of us who spend a lot of time outside

The Ultra gets a titanium case, sapphire face, significantly better battery life, and better GPS and off-grid route-tracking features, making it a much more robust backcountry tool

Need to haul a bunch of gear? These devices make it easy.

Is the PürTrek pole-filter mashup a brilliant idea or a Frankensteinian mess?

As overlanding has exploded in popularity, these companies come up with increasingly inventive camping gadgets

We tracked down everything from old-school DIY projects to cutting-edge all-electric builds

Dads come in all varieties. One of Outside’s gear dads has the perfect Father’s Day gift idea for each.

After months of testing, it’s proven to be everything I need for adventuring. And then some.

The best gear for capturing your adventures

Spring comes in like a lion. This gear will help.

The professional skier says long grips help him save energy and avoid injury in the backcountry

The versatile top is a timeless classic. These are our current favorites.

The company’s newest flagship timepiece promises astounding battery life as well as efficient solar charging, and it comes with a flashlight

More than just stocking stuffers, these nine outdoor gifts may make the day

Yes, this flannel is expensive. But judging by its effect on our writers, it’s worth every penny.

We combed the event for the most unique and badass builds

As always, Apple found clever ways to improve upon its camera lenses, making the latest iteration increasingly useful for outdoor adventures

There are a ton of smart options to choose from

Sleeves still play an important role against the elements, even when it’s hot

Tips from a gear tester who lives in a city known for theft

These gifts will add a touch of flair to his wardrobe

Stay healthy by protecting yourself from the sun

Seven simple options to throw on when the sun’s out

It’s the perfect size to haul around but still packs a big optical punch

It’s an affordable piece of gear that makes rides more carefree

Exercising when it's cold can feel tougher than usual. This gear makes it more doable.

It's more affordable than the Series 6 and comes with the most important features

In a year gone wrong, do this part of Christmas right

This gear helps me plow through a day of work from my kitchen table

It's comfy enough for all-day laptop sessions and afternoon jogs but stylish enough for the coffee shop and grocery store

They're tough, comfortable, and wildly useful shoes

This side-by-side will get you up the gnarliest roads on the planet, and it's scream-out-loud fun to drive

Like always, Apple made important upgrades to its new device. The 12 Pro Max, which launches in November, will be even better.

This coat has earned a permanent spot in my quiver

It keeps your mobile device accessible and in place on paved and dirt roads alike

I've tried to carry water in every way imaginable. I think this piece of gear works best.

It's a comfortable and stylish fabric, and it actually keeps you cool when it's hot—what’s there to hate?

Plus, two other men's sandals I've tested and enjoyed

Here's the gear that will get you outside and pedaling in no time

Gifts that any dad will be stoked to get on Father's Day

Kicks to keep feet fresh no matter what your mileage

Seriously. They work for everything from backyard BBQs to all-day gravel rides.

This gear has kept me active without bogging me down

All that time in the sun and wind takes its toll. Be prepared with these moisturizers.

This magic fiber has been keeping humans warm for a very long time

At just $40, the bamboo Countertop Composter is a bargain and will keep you from sending food waste to landfills

Our favorite tools for making quick and healthy food