Camping

The CRKT Chogan Hammer makes quick work of campfire wood and tent stakes

These shelters will keep you warm and dry—no matter the weather

I’ll level with you, dear reader: while I don’t trust gear reviews that don’t name at least a few cons, the only con here is the hefty price

A product of obsessive attention to detail, these new water jugs and faucet reinvent water storage for the outdoors

Hatchets, saws, and axes have a place—and it’s not in the backcountry

Using vintage vibes, natural fibers, and old-school designs, this Salt Lake City–based manufacturer has inspired a devoted user base—and Instagram fans—all over the world

The tough and maneuverable Roadie 48 is a winner

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The essentials for overlanding aren’t as complicated as you might think

The store isn’t just good for bulk buys or $1.50 hot dog combos. There are some great outdoor deals, too.

The knowledge you need to find the most effective gear on a budget

For comfort and storage space, this shelter is hard to beat

A portable three-person tent for deep backcountry adventures

You’d be hard pressed to find a better deal on a fully built camper van

Take the whole family along in this distinctive camper

This is the most innovative camper we’ve tested in years

With the right tent you can protect yourself from the weather, spread out in luxury, and settle into a home away from home

These bags and pads will keep you warm and promote healthy sleep without weighing down your pack

These shelters score major comfort points

This shelter is a versatile three-season performer

Feast-making cookware that won’t slow you down

The best gear for staying put outside

A five-star kit for base-camp meals

We’ve come a long way from the chlorine troughs of yesteryear

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Watch as the Moon family sets out on a camping adventure in the all-new Toyota Tundra

Starlink promises to bring high-speed internet to rural and remote areas currently underserved by wired internet. Naturally, we had to test it.

Heading out on your first overnight? Use this handy list as your guide to packing for a three-season backpacking trip.

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Be prepared for any impromptu outing with this spontaneity-ready gear kit

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Aventon’s Sinch Ebike changes the game for car campers, with a compact design that folds up in seconds and a robust 40-mile average range

I was a lifelong glamping skeptic, but after seeing how much my four-year-old enjoyed the comforts of a Stella Bell tent, I’ve given up on the hate. We’re glampers now.

Jake Lah’s genius with aluminum poles has turned him into the wizard behind many of the world’s best outdoor shelters

Is it possible to add heat to normal tent efficiently and effectively—without starting a fire? I spent the past two years finding out.

Staying warm in your tent all season long is no simple feat. Wes Siler has some thoughts on your options.

Comfort and convenience are key after a long day of chasing game

We’ve beat these pieces up in the field, and now they’re steeply discounted during REI’s Cyber Week sale, which lasts now through December 6.

These are our favorite pieces that won’t break the bank

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There’s a perfect bottle, mug, cooler, or cookware for everyone on your list, all in one place

Bryan Rogala takes a tour of the Earth Traveler Teardrop Trailers shop in Santa Fe and takes one out for a spin

Equipped with this knowledge, you’ll be able to pick the right sleeping bag for you and, most important, stay warm

Keep your body and the planet clean

Upgrade your cold-weather camping routine with a canvas tent

We asked survival experts for advice on how to use them for much more than the obvious

Sprays, lotions, wipes, apparel, and devices to keep mosquitoes, ticks, and flies at bay

At $1,500, is the Hyperlite Mountain Gear UltaMid4 expensive? Definitely. But it’s also revolutionizing outdoor shelters.

Save money on gear we love, now through September 6

Now is one of the best times of the year to save on camping essentials

One should be a staple in your outdoor kit

The cost of your backpacking tent shouldn’t keep you awake at night. These double-wall, two-person shelters are all $300 or less, and will put your mind—and body—at ease with their dialed combinations of performance and price.

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From your adventure dog’s safety and comfort to following Leave No Trace principles and proper food storage, Ollie and his dad Stephen have some note-worthy tips for car camping together

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All you have to do is go outside and try something new

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Here's how pro-travelers plan their trips before the rubber meets the road.

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Guess who’s opening their door for an exclusive OURv tour?

You don’t have to spend a lot to improve your vehicle setup

Tips from a gear tester who lives in a city known for theft

We’ve beaten these pieces up in the field, and now they’re up to 50 percent off at Backcountry through July 5…

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Show Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. how you’re getting outside this summer, and you could win big

We’ll be combing the site for the steepest discounts, so you don’t have to

Save on hiking and camping equipment with Amazon’s biggest sale of the year

Tips from a pro on how to keep your outdoor kitchen operating flawlessly

Planning a camping trip this summer? At a minimum, you’ll need a place to sleep.

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Founded on good times and built to be unbreakable, Stillhouse embodies everything we love about adventure

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It’s hard to overstate the importance of a good camp chair. It’s where epic adventures are recapped, drinks sipped, and sunsets enjoyed.

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In partnership with Stillhouse, we designed a series of *super serious* tests to find the unbreakable camp mug.

Six items guaranteed to elevate your family’s next outdoor adventure

This seat holds its own against competitors that are twice as expensive

A nice warm rinse can boost your camping trips to new heights of luxury. Here are our favorite setups.

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West Virginia’s New River Gorge has something for every kind of adventurer

These shelters make vast wilderness feel like home

Relax hard so you can adventure harder

Cook naturally with these open-flame barbecues

Stay comfortable, safe, and prepared

We asked a gear consignment pro how to save money and still sleep well outside

Bryan Rogala’s first impressions of Midland’s MTX 275 GMRS radio

Wes Siler helps you find the best sleeping pad

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