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Our Minnesotan travel writer spent a year looking for good snow boots. She finally found them.

Take care of your waterproof soft goods with these expert tips

This winter, staying warm and cozy may be more important than ever. Here are a few of our favorite outdoor pieces for doing just that.

The Selk'bag is here to help you survive a pandemic winter

He's put this gear through its paces, and now it's on sale

Stay warm and get outside more during these colder months with smart gear picks

Getting off the ground makes you feel like you're lying in an actual bed

Coats for every adventure, from sunny singletrack to frigid summits

Keep your hands toasty in below-freezing temps

A handful of big insulation brands are suddenly raising the bar for premium down. What changed?

Little luxuries for nights spent under the stars

I've tested hundreds of them. These are the best daily drivers.

PrimaLoft and Sitka have collaborated to make the material more reliable

From camp grounds to house blends, these brewers can handle anything

This magic fiber has been keeping humans warm for a very long time

Musher Blair Braverman tested 20 gloves and mittens head to head to find the warmest handwear that fits in your pocket

From wind-resistant undies to traction devices, build a kit to brave the cold this season

Challenge winter's chill with these insulated jackets

The pieces we kept coming back to

These vacuum-insulated containers will keep your soup warm again and again this winter

It's a vessel. It's a koozie. It's perfect.

20 pieces we'll be using on the mountain this winter

Because you don’t want to be huddled in the lodge while fresh snow is falling

He's tested them, and now they're very on sale

Fight Turkey Day couch lock with these secret weapons

We drove to Mexico and filled our thermoses with margaritas (for gear testing)

The trick to staying the right temperature this time of year? Bring smart options.

Hydro Flask's mountain bike packs are designed to keep water cold for up to four hours

Rated for arctic conditions, here’s how it holds up in frigid work environs

Swaddle yourself in light-weight, breathable warmth

By focusing on breathability, Polartec Alpha works when you’re moving, too

An ideal quilt for summer and fall in the Mountain West

Because you shouldn't have to go without your morning kick in the pants, no matter where you are

The best ones hit all the notes of lightweight, portability, and (relative) durability

Not all camping mattresses are built the same

After several months and thousands of miles, Outside's Taylor Gee knows what works and what doesn't

Stay comfortable on the trail, whether you're out for two days or ten

Any brew worth drinking deserves more than crappy single-use plastic, so we stuck to reusable vessels

Sleep so magnificent, you’ll be turning in early

Frosty fortresses for trail and campsite

At long last, full-protection shells that breathe, too

For supreme durability and warmth, grab one of these

Our favorite puffies and shells for men and women, whether you’re riding lifts or out for a tour

Understanding a few technical basics—and being honest about your needs—will help you pick one you'll love

We don't get the day off from school anymore, but warm clothes and a few accessories can still make storms fun

Higher-priced gear almost always performs better. But how much better? And is it worth the extra bills?

Weather-ready footwear with street-worthy good looks

Two kids and one adult put the Finnish brand's new winter wear through its paces

Focus on fit, insulation, and fancy extras (or lack thereof)

There's little a warm cup of joe won't solve

There's an art to staying warm, dry, and happy

Be prepared for anything with these 12 cold-weather-gear picks

In this week's Staff Picks, Emily shows us just what you need to keep nice and warm this winter.

Because having feeling in your fingers shouldn't be a luxury

Don't let cold temperatures prevent you from getting out there

The Enlightened Equipment Revelation quilt offers the most customizable—and comfortable—night of sleep you can get

An extremely light and comfortable sleeping pad that is excellent for three-season conditions.

The synthetic fill is designed to break down once it hits the landfill

Six cozy throws, from plush to practical

Warm, functional jackets with a strong dose of style

If you like your beer icy cold and your coffee piping hot, there’s no better option out there

The Bobcat Down trail quilt is one of the lightest on the market

If you like cold, frothy beer as much as I do, pay close attention

A stove to repair a dent and other totally unexpected uses for stuff you own

Consider three things when picking the perfect 18- to 20-ounce water bottle: usability, durability, and temperature control

When weather rolls in, grab one of these