Six contenders have fallen from the mix. It all comes down to this. Your vote decides the outcome.

Chaco and Teva storm into the second round, while an upset shocks the Crocs camp

They’re almost never waterproof, and not as warm as other jackets. Why bother?

Eight fan favorites. Three head-to-head rounds. Only one winner.

When editor Jeremy Rellosa isn’t reviewing gear for us, he’s usually climbing up something. For this episode of the Gear Shed, he shows off his favorite climbing pack, Mountain Hardwear’s 45-liter Crag Wagon, and shares why it’s his ideal bag for a day at the crag.

Can’t we all use a daily steam at the office?

One editor’s thoughts on the Asian American illusion of belonging

What you need for pushing hard and feeling good afterward

Spoiler: it’s all about ditching single-use items

It breathes and wicks sweat better than any other midlayer I’ve tested

Not only do we love these items, but they might be hard to find in stock during the holidays

With these key items, regulating your body’s temperature is a cinch

Essential auto gear for the season’s worst-case scenarios

Hit the road for a memorable summer road trip with these extra precautions

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