You, clinging to an icy cliff, gripping your picks and praying for the staunch character of your crampons. Make sure the story ends happily with these ten ice climbing essentials.
Meaghen Brown lists the best coats of armor for all activities and conditions.
The stout chromoly tubing on Jamis’s Aurora Elite (27 lbs) gave us confidence, even on circuitous descents with full loads.
Classic boots, a backcountry-ready axe, and other awesome gifts for hikers.
Outside reviews the best gear in the 2012 Winter Buyer's Guide, including the Surly Pugsley bike.
Outside reviews the best gear in the 2012 Winter Buyer's Guide, including the CW-X Insulator Stabilyx tights.
After competing in more than two dozen adventure races, Stephen Regenold breaks down his go-to outdoor gear
Design and Technology Special: The world's most streamlined and innovative new gear, gadgets, tools and toys, including Arc'teryx's Veilance Partition Coat.
Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the Rapha Wind Jacket.
Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the Merrell Rowena Jacket.