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Innovations in wool midlayers mean a serious upgrade in comfort, whether you’re backcountry skiing or walking the dog
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CB Sports defined skiwear and ski fun. Now the brand is back and better than ever.

It’s so dorky to admit you want to look hot, and even more embarrassing to admit that you want to look cool, while sleeping on the ground or hauling your sweaty body up the side of a mountain. Guilty as charged.

Whether you’re hiking or heading to the beach, these six items will keep you protected from UV rays

By repurposing scrap materials into gear, employing resettled refugees, and partnering with leading brands, Adiff is modeling a more sustainable textile industry

An unscientific journey to test Spy's new Discord shades

It’s light, durable, and breathable. What more do you want?

By biomimicking animal fur, gear created with this innovative insulation is as warm as a puffy jacket, more breathable than a fleece, and protects the wearer from bad weather, too

With fabrics created from alga, graphene, and copper, and hoodies built to last a hundred years, two British ad men are creating the apparel and gear of the future

Denim rocks—I don’t hesitate to hop the saddle in a pair of jeans

The fuzzy tops we’re reaching for when summer adventures turn cool

Casual fits for the office, gym, and everywhere in between

The latest pieces of clothing and knowledge that’ll help you get the most from this season’s excursions in the backcountry

Upgrade to these versatile trip staples

Rigorous testing was no match for these pieces

Winning shades for every kind of adventure

This featherlight racerback doesn’t sacrifice support

We adore these easy breezy on-the-road pieces

Fend off water and wind with these breathable, packable jackets

Focus on your session—not your clothes

Focus on your session—not your clothes

Rigorous testing was no match for these pieces

A cool kit for eager little adventurers

The best comfort and performance for all levels of activity

Apparel makers are using exotic materials in the search for planet-friendly fibers, but the products and processes may not be as green as you think

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

Next to having a little time to themselves, these are their top wish-list items

Choosing the right puffy is challenging. We’re here to help.

The average woman in the U.S. is a size 16. Here are five gear companies that are actually making clothes for her.

These three pairs of size-inclusive hiking pants stood up to all sorts of outdoorsing

The ski jacket has gotten a major makeover, but don’t worry—it still comes with the same retro design and its signature kangaroo front pocket

The versatile top is a timeless classic. These are our current favorites.

This cheap and effective method for cleaning down will have your garments looking good for years to come

Winter after winter, Outside contributor Kaelyn Lynch had trouble keeping her lower body warm. Until she stumbled onto a pair of puffy pants—then her whole world changed.

These are the products worth snagging at REI’s Holiday Warm Up Sale, which lasts now through December 20.

Technical pieces that work in the backcountry but can be worn in the city

I own a men’s Fitz Roy puffy that doesn’t really fit and got damaged by hot grease during a campout. Here’s why it’s my most treasured clothing possession.

Dress in layers. Everyone’s heard this advice, but what’s the best way to do it in the real world?

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Want to make winter even better? Follow these simple rules.

Meet the innovators and activists who are making their favorite sports more accessible to plus-size adventurers

Don’t let your old stuff gather dust or go to the landfill. Put it to work doing good.

Yes, this flannel is expensive. But judging by its effect on our writers, it’s worth every penny.

Give well-loved clothes new life with this DIY sewing repair

These vests, fleeces, shells, and puffies came up just short of print inclusion—but they’re still worth your attention

Tough, multifunctional accessories for any itinerary

Cozy, stylish apparel for post-ski festivities

We only have space for six pants in the print magazine, but there are plenty more worthy pairs you should know about

Timeless after-ski essentials you’ll be reaching for all season long

No matter the temperature, these tops and bottoms kept us comfortable

These layers herald a bold, new, sleeveless future

Meet the companies making rad products and empowering communities

And it’s made in America by a new company you’ve probably never heard of

Breathable, stink-free, and softer with wear. What's not to love?

We’ve sweat in them, worn them on muddy trails, and through countless miles on pavement. Now they’re discounted.

Sitka’s versatile new Aerolite 30 isn’t just warm when wet, it’ll help dry your other layers, too

Merino wicks moisture, dries quickly, and is comfortable against the skin. These are my favorite pieces to sweat in.

From light sprinkles to daylong downpours, these shells have you covered

Patagonia is offering up to 30 percent off gear and apparel, now through August 26. Here’s what we’re eyeing.

Two versatile, go-anywhere dresses that are practical before all else

These pieces have been in heavy rotation for years

Create the ultimate wet-weather defense system with these six waterproof items

Sleeves still play an important role against the elements, even when it’s hot

We’re eyeing these steals at Huckberry’s annual Summer Sale, which lasts now through July 26

It has all the comfort and features you’d expect from a high-end performance shell, but at an affordable price

Chickfly’s innovative zipperless fly makes for pee freedom

Every outdoor situation demands a slightly different layering system, but with these three puffies and three shells, you can pretty much do it all