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Sponsor Content: LEKI

The new SHERPA collection from LEKI delivers the perfect pole for year-round adventure

Sponsor Content: Elastic Suite

Brands and retailers are clear: the stalwart B2B sales platform lives up to the hype

Sponsor Content: Outdoor Media Summit

Why the show might be just what your business needs

Sponsor Content: Vista Outdoor

Take a closer look at the latest products from a select handful of the company’s iconic outdoor gear makers

Sponsor Content: WH inc.

WH inc. has been connecting brands to the active explorer audience since 1969

The company’s Find Your Good initiative and Outside.io NFT marketplace support nonprofits advocating for outdoor participation, inclusivity, and planet

Sponsor Content: Best Day Brewing

Non-alcoholic brew brand brings true craft taste to Oregon

Sponsor Content: The Big Gear Show

How we got to where we are today

Sponsor Content: Elastic Suite

Sell when you’re ready, not when the calendar dictates with Elastic Suite’s e-commerce solutions

Sponsor Content: VF Corporation

VF Venture Foundry, a new venture studio owned by the parent company of The North Face, Smartwool, and Supreme, is seeking entrepreneurs passionate about mental health and active lifestyles.

OR has announced its return to Salt Lake City in 2023, and we want your thoughts. Great call, big mistake, or too soon to tell?

Sponsor Content: NuORDER

Get acquainted with the future of retail buying

Sponsor Content: Avery Dennison

In this edition of First Look, we talk with Matt Hayes of Avery Dennison about the ingredient brand's new sustainable alternative to the ubiquitous plastic fasteners used to attach tags to just about every product in the outdoor industry

Sponsor Content: BUFF

Made with PrimaLoft yarn that offers a breathable four-way stretch, BUFF's ThermoNet neckwear is ideal for all conditions

Sponsor Content: Cardo Systems

A new way to stay in constant communication on the mountain

Sponsor Content: Outdoor Retailer

Outdoor Retailer is the great intersection of the outdoor industry. It’s where commerce and community meet, and the aisles are famous for paving the way for growth.

Sponsor Content: Dahlgren Socks

Dahlgren socks are back with a new focus on adventure, comfort, and good design

Sponsor Content: Heliconia

Influencer Ken Whiting’s secrets on how to connect with, and inspire, millions of participants within the growing outdoor adventure industry

Sponsor Content: BUFF

Four-season comfort and protection in a soft, warm, wind-resistant, and lightweight package

Sponsor Content: OrthoLite

In this edition of First Look, we talk with OrthoLite president John Barrett to learn more about the insole company's sustainability initiatives and new product innovations

Sponsor Content: BUFF

Four-way stretch and more than 12 different ways to personalize your style and perfect your fit

Sponsor Content: LifeStraw

On this episode of Her Voice, host Leslie Barrett talks to leadership burnout coach Dr. Kim Hires on the state of burnout and how companies can support their employees through it

Sponsor Content: LifeStraw

On this episode of Her Voice, host Leslie Barrett talks to Brown Girl Green founder Kristy Drutman about intersectional environmentalism and climate justice

Sponsor Content

The positive impact of Polartec’s textile and fabric innovations—from the invention of fleece to technologies for all conditions—cannot be overstated

Sponsor Content: GiantMouse

A versatile compact folding knife for camping and day-to-day use

Behind the scenes in the outdoor industry, technology is ever-present and increasingly powerful. Are you up to speed on the latest developments?

Get to know these outdoor movers and shakers through their own words

Sponsor Content: Envoy B2B

A look at how Envoy B2B is helping this iconic brand stay in step with the times

Two gear makers with very different approaches to PTO square off

Our final roundup of cool new gear, education recaps, hot takes, and more from the floor of Outdoor Retailer in Denver

New gear, hot takes, cool startups, and more from the second day of Outdoor Retailer in Denver

A roundup of what you missed at the first day of the industry's largest trade show in Denver

Sponsor Content: Sweet Protection

Exceptional protection in a lightweight and versatile trail helmet

Here's what went down on the third and final day of the inaugural Salt Lake City open-air trade show

Sponsor Content: Chemours

Water-based stain repellency in a sustainable package

If you couldn't attend The Big Gear Show in Utah today, we have you covered. Here's everything you missed from the show floor—retailer and exhibitor feedback, special events, brand updates, and more.

Sponsor Content: EyKuver

Transform your glasses into prescription sunglasses with EyKuver's on-the-go protection

Sponsor Content: Lifestraw

On this episode of Her Voice, host Denisha Jenkins talks to Camber Chief Programs Officer Renita Smith on cultivating diverse talent

The Colorado-based provider of active-lifestyle content and services has expanded its portfolio again, bringing on three new cycling brands

Sponsor Content: Rab

Hard-wearing and highly efficient, this new-for-2022 sleeping bag delivers superior performance in cold and damp conditions thanks to triple-layer construction and TILT (Thermo Ionic Lining Technology) to improve heat retention and warmth without compromising pack size or breathability.

Sponsor Content: Sea to Summit

Sea to Summit’s new ultralight shelter series is shaking up the tent category

Sponsor Content: HOKA ONE ONE

HOKA ONE ONE's new hiker is lightweight, sustainable, and offers an exceptionally smooth ride

Sponsor Content: Envoy B2B

Mike Massey, founder and CEO of Locally, discusses how brands can better support retailers, what the future of trade shows looks like, and more

Sponsor Content: Sea to Summit

Sea to Summit's entry into the backcountry tent market puts innovation front and center

Sponsor Content: ZOLEO

For adventurers who regularly travel out of mobile coverage, this new safety solution is a must-have

Sponsor Content: LifeStraw

Host Denisha Jenkins talks to Sam Ortiz of Climb Big about accessibility in climbing on this episode of Her Voice

Sponsor Content

HOKA's newest hiking boot is, at very first glance, groundbreaking

Sponsor Content

This technical offering from Mustang Survival is designed to stand up to the elements

Two media insiders debate whether paid articles pay off

Sponsor Content

On this episode of Her Voice, host Denisha Jenkins talks to author, speaker, and adventurer Kara Richardson Whitely about being plus size in the outdoors

Today, we bid a fond farewell to the name SNEWS

A history-making gear shop is in dire trouble. Let's rally together to save it.

Meet the founder of Black Folks Camp Too, a marketing and consulting firm dedicated to introducing more Black people to the joys of camping and engaging outdoor brands to welcome them

136 independent outdoor retailers across the country responded to our annual survey last year. Here are the industry's best-selling snowsports brands, according to their responses.

136 independent outdoor retailers across the country responded to our annual survey last year. Here are the industry's best-selling paddlesports brands, according to their responses.

136 independent outdoor retailers across the country responded to our annual survey. Here are the industry's best-selling climbing gear brands, according to their responses.

136 independent outdoor retailers across the country responded to our annual survey. Here are the industry's best-selling footwear brands, according to their responses.

Professional video spotlights delivered to buyers in a trusted editorial environment

136 independent outdoor retailers across the country responded to our annual survey this year. Here are the industry's best-selling women's apparel brands, according to their responses.

Robin Thurston outlines Pocket Outdoor Media's goals and commitments regarding inclusion and sustainability

136 independent outdoor retailers across the country responded to our annual survey this year. Here are the industry's best-selling men's apparel brands, according to their responses.

136 independent outdoor retailers across the country responded to our annual survey this year. Here are the industry's best-selling camping brands, according to their responses.

136 independent outdoor retailers across the country responded to our annual survey this year. Here are the most difficult manufacturers to do business with, according to their responses.

136 independent outdoor retailers across the country responded to our annual survey this year. Here are the best manufacturers to do business with, according to their responses.

136 independent retailers across the country responded to our annual survey this year, weighing in on topics like the best and worst brands to work with, bestselling hard and softgoods, and more. After crunching the numbers, the results are ready to share with the industry.

The industry lost a colleague and a friend last week

Outdoor Gear Exchange, the widely loved independent retailer in Vermont, has hired a full-time diversity professional to manage the company's inclusion practices

In honor of Juneteenth, we'd like to shout out some of the most impressive and impactful leaders of color working to make the outdoors more inclusive for all

In response to the murder of George Floyd, outdoor leaders have released statements condemning racial injustice and institutional violence against the Black community in the United States. Here's a running list.

This new FREE course will empower retailers with the tools and knowledge to sell more sun-protective clothing and accessories

This new FREE course will empower retailers with the tools and knowledge to sell more trekking poles.

This new FREE course will empower retailers with the tools and knowledge to sell more technical T-shirts

As costs increase, brands must weigh tough productions choices

This new FREE course will empower retailers with the tools and knowledge to sell more insulated apparel

This new FREE course will empower retailers with the tools and knowledge to sell more sleeping bags

This new FREE course will empower retailers with the tools and knowledge to sell more water bottles.

This new FREE course will empower retailers with the tools and knowledge to sell more water treatment devices.

This new FREE course will empower retailers with the tools and knowledge to sell more insulated apparel

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