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If our half-baked effort resulted in the first Grim Donut going six seconds quicker than a production bike, what would happen if we sat down and took it a bit more seriously?
Ready or not, BOA is coming to a downhill ski boot near you
Just as cozy with remarkable technology? Consider me a convert.
The Norda 001 G+ Spike tames impossible trails while keeping you dry and protected in winter weather
Hint: He never stopped hiking
The Happier Camper HC1 Studio isn't just pretty
Matt Mendes is inspiring the new spirit of fly fishing
Bryan Rogala Tours a Renovated Camper
Ask yourself these key questions to choose the right ski shell for you
After testing trail-running kits from dozens of brands in an array of nasty conditions, I’ve found my favorite pieces
From electric off-roaders to heavy-duty trucks for towing trailers
Bryan Rogala reviews the AOR Sierra
Bryan Rogala reviews a Can-Am Defender
The Rustler and Sheeva have been top-performing skis for years, but Blizzard is updating them anyway. We went to the company’s factory in Austria to find out why.
Snowtrekker’s new release is the perfect portable, wood-burning dry or wet sauna. Fire it up to unwind after a long winter run or cozy up before bed.
From what to buy to what to leave behind, our ultralight columnist offered up essential advice this year
Five cold-weather merino wool pieces that combine superior performance and longevity
Washing your face or bowl with Dr. Bronner’s? Sure. Using it to cure congestion? Maybe. Using it as toothpaste? Hmm.
Zoe Gates went winter backpacking with guide Eric Larsen, and learned valuable lessons on cold-weather gear, nutrition, navigation, and survival
Bryan Rogala gets a tour of Brian Smith’s latest van build
I signed up for the On Cyclon subscription running-shoe service and get a perfectly clean new pair every three months
Others can’t compete with the latest synthetic insulation and rugged construction
Usually, I ignore Instagram’s advertisements—but it’s getting harder and harder to. So I decided to put the app’s algorithm to the test.
Winter backpacking doesn't have to be about suffering. For cheerful cold-weather trips, we can learn something from the Danes
These items make it easy to get out before work for some much-needed, quiet contemplation.
Whether you’re on a road trip, in an off-roading competition, or rescuing marine wildlife, the Land Rover Defender is the vehicle for the job
From tiny pocketknives to freeze-dried foods, these ultralight-friendly gifts are best presented in a sub-one-ounce merino sock
If you’re small-framed, you could be in for some serious savings
Who doesn’t have last-minute shopping to do? We have you covered.
Prepare to have your heartstrings tugged
Led by one of the outdoors' biggest retailers, some manufacturers may soon ditch women's and men's sleeping bags for nonbinary ones made to fit a wide variety of bodies
Reliable weather apps are crucial for summer adventure-planning, so we spent a month testing dozens to find the best ones
Reusable canisters power our backyard grill, so why not our car-camping stove?
A consumer advocacy group’s recent report raises urgent health questions about other next-to-skin layers
From the diehard gear nerd to those new to the sport, we found something for every powder seeker at Backcountry’s winter sale
High-end materials and designs go mainstream, delivering smooth-rolling, versatile rides for every runner
Almost every part of Salomon’s high-performance S/Pro Alpha series is completely customizable
It seems like a sin of omission not to help a new cyclist learn the basics of flat repair, since a puncture is often the difference between a few minutes of roadside futzing and waiting for a car ride home
Trailblazers and trendsetters from the past five decades
The new Kia EV feels roomy, looks stylish, and can go for 274 miles per charge
Everything from sustainable soft goods to thermoplastic wheels and frames
The case for modifying a cheap commuter bike instead of buying the newest, fanciest ride
Score some of the best prices of the year on some of our favorite gear
Is your home filled with rusty cassettes, threadbare Lycra shorts, and butyl tubes awaiting repair? Columnist Eben Weiss knows what to do with your used bike junk.
Garmin's new small satellite communication tool is simpler, but it's their new app that makes the real difference
See clearly when it’s cloudy, sunny, or snowy
Get more laughs with your laps with these five strategies for having more fun on the slopes