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This home gym uses cutting edge technology to take weight lifting into the 21st century

When editor Jeremy Rellosa isn’t reviewing gear for us, he’s usually climbing up something. For this episode of the Gear Shed, he shows off his favorite climbing pack, Mountain Hardwear’s 45-liter Crag Wagon, and shares why it’s his ideal bag for a day at the crag.

Eco-conscious shopping is hard. Here’s what you need to know about the ten most common standards

What we used to start the year right

Boot fitting is equal parts art and science, and a little magic

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.

Bryan Rogala introduces his latest project: a four-season truck camper he’s turning into the ultimate ski-camping rig

With the right gear, your ski day doesn’t have to end when the lifts close

A disruptive startup is poised to rewrite the definition of performance apparel

Maps made by Native Land Digital—which are now available on Gaia GPS—show Indigenous territories, languages, and treaties across every continent

Eddie Bauer’s award-winning Flyline outerwear was designed from the ground up for hard charging

Whether you’re mountain biking or just commuting around town, a few key parts will keep you riding, regardless of the elements

The company’s newest flagship timepiece promises astounding battery life as well as efficient solar charging, and it comes with a flashlight

What American off-road enthusiasts can learn from the culture of regulation and responsibility down under

Great bikes are the bikes that fit your life. See how our gear director has tailored his Surly Bridge Club to meet his needs in this episode of the Gear Shed.

Reserve’s Fillmore is a modest innovation with big potential to make life easier for cyclists

Seasoned backcountry skier Jake Urban shares his kit for touring

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The Bowhead Reach is designed to help those who can’t walk access mountain-bike trails

In this episode of the Gear Shed, associate gear editor Kelly Klein shows us her pre-tour routine

Wes Siler compares all-season tires against the trusted Bridgestone Blizzak. The results speak for themselves.

The wait for winter is over. Here’s the gear that helped our editors stay warm, festive, and active over the holidays.

The technology promises more performance, but limited by stock reflector housings, it fails to deliver

Our trail shoemeliers pick the best off-road running models to pair with each trail surface

Insulated pants are a fun and comfortable alternative to heavy and restrictive base layers

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Sometimes the best trails are the ones you can easily access

From route creation and trail research to offline data access, Gaia GPS helps runners of every level achieve safer trips

We only have room for two powder skis in our print issue, but there are so many more worth your consideration

With prices starting at $40,000, the Hummer-based truck will help take zero-emissions 4x4’s mainstream

With a few specific products, paired with clothes you already own, you’re on your way to a rip-roaring good time

Advanced road racers, trail super shoes, and adaptable carbon fiber are some of the promises of the coming year

Wes Siler runs through some key items all drivers should keep in their car during the winter

With used car prices through the roof, it’s time for cyclists to put our money where our mouth is

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

Tips to navigate the outdoor industry’s gear shortage

Bryan Rogala takes a Dave and Matt Van for a spin

Modern cars are loaded with technology to get us out of sticky situations. Car and truck expert Wes Siler explains exactly what you should be using.

Make sure to order monthly and quarterly boxes with expedited shipping by December 20 to receive your gear by Christmas…

How do we decide which snowboards earn coveted slots in our Winter Buyer’s Guide? Take a virtual tram lap with a few of our Utah testers.

We only have room for two pairs in our print issue, but there are many more skis worthy of your attention

More than just stocking stuffers, these nine outdoor gifts may make the day

Taxa is known for building small, lightweight trailers with a NASA-like design, and the Mantis is the largest version it offers

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Want to make the outdoors more accessible? Free Country thinks making reasonably priced gear is a great place to start.

In need of gift ideas for the holidays? Wes Siler has some good suggestions for the outdoorsy people on your list.

Memories outside with your family are priceless. These simple items will help ensure that they happen.

In this episode of the Gear Shed, Outside associate gear editor Kelly Klein walks you through her favorite ski waxing products

After years of testing gear in the field, Outside senior gear editor Ariella Gintzler shows us her favorite layers

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

Kitty litter, sand, floor mats—there are tons of DIY options people swear by when it comes to getting vehicles out of a tricky situation. But do they work as well as Maxtrax? We tested them all to find out.

The energy bars and hydration mixes our editors swear by, on sale at Backcountry

November usually means the onset of winter, but much of the country is experiencing dry and unseasonably warm weather. Here’s what Outside editors have been using to pass the time until snow season.

Our testers gave these products their stamp of approval

Winter needn’t send your overlanding setup into hibernation. Here’s what you need and where to go.

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

Only two pairs made the cut for print, but there are many more you should know about

Gains in aerodynamics, weight, and stiffness come at the cost of some rider choice and equipment resilience

This new Ford Ranger is on its way to becoming the ultimate adventure vehicle

Tough tools that are up to the challenge

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

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

Consumer-direct Fezzari challenges the big brands with this mountain-bike-inspired gravel racer that’s best on rough roads and trails

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Watch as the champion ski racer takes on an entirely new kind of competition—behind the wheel of a Land Rover Defender

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.

Benchmade’s custom configurator makes ordering a custom blade faster than ever before

Looking for some thoughtful gift ideas for the adventurer in your life? Save up to 40 percent on gear and apparel at Huckberry’s Black Friday sale, now through November 27.

Check something off your wish list with these discounts on tents, apparel, lights, backpacks, accessories and more

He’s tested them, now they’re on sale

The Native Land Territories map on Gaia GPS shows users the Indigenous land they’re on and includes information about the area's past and present

What you need to know to deliver the goods

New and existing members receive an annual credit to the Outside Shop

On a whim, I decided to ride 370 miles across New York State. Here’s what I used most.

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.

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

Your 4x4’s dashboard displays a bunch of buttons that you probably don’t know how to use. Here’s your guide.

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Leatherman makes the perfect multi-tool for each type of outdoor enthusiast.