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
Here’s what we’re wearing
Yes, this flannel is expensive. But judging by its effect on our writers, it’s worth every penny.
Boots for ice, snow, and steeps
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
Your foot’s one true love is finally here
Capture your adventures like never before
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
It aims to simplify and speed up rescues
Exercising when it's cold can feel tougher than usual. This gear makes it more doable.
Happy hands, happy life
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
For every foot in every condition
Elevate your happy hour
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
Stay warm without adding bulk
Fall is the perfect time to get out there
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
Tools for capturing high-energy pursuits
Seriously. They work for everything from backyard BBQs to all-day gravel rides.
This gear has kept me active without bogging me down
When old men's apparel is new again
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