16 hours ago hydroflask pint 3

Pint Dreams: Stainless Glass Keeps Drinks Cold

17 hours ago ghost-bike-frame

First Look: German ‘Ghost’ Bike

18 hours ago 2015 Salomon CITYTRAIL Loppet, 17 May 2015

Salomon CityTrail Loppet Gets Runners Off-Grid

2 days ago treeline roof top tent

Rooftop Tents Get Upgrade

2 days ago benchmade-folding-knife

Ultimate Folder? Meet Benchmade 'Little Big Knife'

The Latest From

dean-potter

A Tribute: Dean Potter

A tribute to the athlete and artist Dean Potter, who died last weekend in a wingsuit accident.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 Read More...
adventure-van

10 Top ‘Adventure-Mobiles’ From Overland Expo 2015

Get off the beaten path in high style with adventure-ready vehicles from the 2015 Overland Expo event.

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 Read More...
Sleeping-Bag-Metamorphosis-640x640

Talk Radio: 8 Podcasts To Get Your Outdoor Fix

Podcasts for the outdoor lover. Turn up the volume and get psyched for your next adventure.

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 Read More...
pine-tree-soda

Drink Nature: Pine Tree Soda

Forget Coke and Sprite. Homemade “pine tree soda” is delicious with ingredients found right outside your door.

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 Read More...
EarthRoamer XV-HD 4

EarthRoamer XV-HD: Bigger, Badder Off-Road Camper

The EarthRoamer of the future will make your jaw drop. We got a peek at the 2016 camper model.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 Read More...

#editorspick

$35 ‘Adventure’ Hammock

The Adventure Hammock is an affordable and functional option for campers looking to hang out.

Friday, March 6th, 2015

Holy Roller! 22 MPH Electric Longboard

Just press a button and go (fast) on this high-end electric skateboard.

Friday, April 17th, 2015

Top American Climber Can’t Afford To Compete

Alex Puccio is having a hard time getting the support she needs to travel on the competitive International Federation Of Sport Climbing circuit.

Monday, April 20th, 2015

Arresting Development: Pole Has Collapsible Pick

The retractable pick of the Grivel Condor provides assurance on sketchy mountain terrain.

Monday, May 4th, 2015

‘Beerwood Derby’ Racing

Cart + track + beer.

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

April Fools: Hilarity From The Outdoors World

From super coolers to dog fiber clothing, these were some of our favorite April Fools jokes from around the outdoor industry.

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Bike Tour To ‘Save The Boundary Waters’

“No sulfide-ore copper mining in the watershed.” That’s the goal of this group, which is on a 725-mile bike tour to rally support.

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Dress Right: 13 Essential Pieces For Backpacking

Andrew Skurka explains his system to use just 13 items of clothing for outdoor comfort in any 3-season condition.

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Explore Everest Without Leaving Your Couch

Explore the unique and vibrant Khumbu region at the base of Everest.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Donkey Label: High-End, American-Made Cycling Kit

This USA-made cycling kit is so nice, I loathe the thought of wearing something else when it’s inevitably laundry time.

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Connect With

GJ Weekly Newsletter

The latest news & reviews to your inbox twice a week. Easiest way to stay in the know.

Choose Your Interests:

Explore Gear Junkie

Camping

Mosquito Nation: Twitter Reveals Where People Are Most ‘Bugged’

Twitter Study Reveals Where People Are Most ‘Bugged.’

Two Climbers, One Sleeping Bag. ‘Backcountry Bed’ Put To Extreme Test On Rainier

An extreme test, our two correspondents shared a single oversize Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed on a 5-day Mount Rainier trip.

Duct Tape – 25 Applications

From making a torch to a hat, duct tape’s uses are myriad.

Biking

Glow-In-Dark: Bike Water Bottle As Illumination

Flick a switch and your water bottle will glow. A new product from Topeak adds illumination for visibility while biking at night.

Paved MTB: Urban Bike Park Offers Obstacles, Builds Skills

The Peppermint Bike Park, built in the density of Bangkok, includes wood bridges, berms, and elevated sections, wavy pavement, lights for night biking.

‘Reflective Tweed’ Bike Pack

3M Scotchlite reflective yarn makes this pack glow at night. We gave it a month-long ride test.

Tech

Glow-In-Dark: Bike Water Bottle As Illumination

Flick a switch and your water bottle will glow. A new product from Topeak adds illumination for visibility while biking at night.

Keyless Entry: Bluetooth Auto-Locking Bike Lock

The age-old battle of keeping your bike safe has a new, high-tech ally. The LINKA bluetooth bike lock is the “World’s First Auto-Unlocking Smart Bike Lock.”

Drone Flies Itself, Follows Wherever You Go

Just throw the Lily in the air and it takes flight, recording your every move.

News

EarthRoamer XV-HD: Bigger, Badder Off-Road Camper

The EarthRoamer of the future will make your jaw drop. We got a peek at the 2016 camper model.

Mosquito Nation: Twitter Reveals Where People Are Most ‘Bugged’

Twitter Study Reveals Where People Are Most ‘Bugged.’

State Bills To Study Federal-To-State Land Transfers

A rundown of the legislation in each state and a look into the motives behind them.

About GearJunkie:

Launched in 2006, GearJunkie is a top publication for product reviews and news in the outdoors world. GearJunkie is owned and operated by Monopoint Media and based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. See our About page for more info.

GearJunkie on Instagram

Our man @overlandmedia enjoying a tasty snack in downtown #Cusco. Follow him as he adventures through South America. 📷: @overlandmedia