Optics are better than ever
With a pair of Army SPECS and a little ingenuity, Pit Viper’s cofounders built a brand that nobody could have predicted
It’s 2021. Let’s retire the cringeworthy label already.
The Ombraz Leggero forgoes sidearms for an innovative nylon strap, which is both good and bad
Keep him cozy and looking good
Not only do we use this stuff for 130 days every summer—we're not exactly nice to it in the process
Shades that’ll protect your eyes and turn heads
From tech gadgets to apparel upgrades, some of our best-reviewed gear make great presents.
From wind-resistant undies to traction devices, build a kit to brave the cold this season
Leave the snow pants, helmet, and goggles at home
This bag is wildly useful and perfect for your weekend adventures
Cool capability returns with the best shades for winter
Because remote, untracked snow is worth the effort
Gear editor Jeremy Rellosa talks us through his two-week test of blue-light-filtering glasses
Forget dorky sun hats and zip-off pants. These versatile pieces will keep you looking great and your carry-on light—no matter the adventure.
A road-warrior parent of two small children shares his favorite gear for wee ones on the go
A few hints: They're stylish, cut glare exceptionally well, and cost only $61
Chris Solomon has been all over the world and knows what you really need when you're abroad
The star of 'Man vs. Wild' only needs a knife in the bush, but how does he survive everyday travel?
Ramón Navarro chases swells around the world. Here's the carry-on gear that helps him get it done.
Sporty shades that boost clarity and fun
6 stylish shades that also have performance chops
And they're nearly indestructable