Sunscreen? The Answer Is 'Yes'

Skin damage and skin cancer is a risk for anyone, but for those of us who spend hours, days and weeks at a time outside, the stakes are elevated.
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First Look: Under Armour 'MagZip'

Magnets and tiny hooks on the zipper base make MagZip from Under Armour stand out. You can initiate this "zipper of the future" with one hand (or with gloves on). We got a jacket in house to test MagZip out.
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'Performance' Belts For Outdoor Pursuits

Arcade Belts do the basic job of keeping your pants up and cinched tight, though because of the stretch the belts offer adequate give when you reach, bend over, bike, climb, or hike.
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Cowboy Surfer? We've Found Your Shirt

Born out of endless summer surf trips along Central America's coastline, Howler Brothers crafts dusty road inspired clothing suitable for the vagabond patron saints.
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Giro 'New Road' Is Functional Fashion For Women Cyclists

The Giro New Road line for women fills a void previously missing from cycling clothes. Here's a review of some of our favorite pieces.
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Retro To Future Tech... Columbia Sportswear Outerwear Preview 2015

We got a first look this past week at several pieces from Columbia's spring 2015 line. Here are four pieces that stood out.
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Levi's CEO: 'Don't Wash Your Jeans'

Americans do too much laundry. Here's something interesting on washing pants.
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Stink Test: 'Polygiene' T-Shirt Test

Polygiene is an effective tool in the quest for stink-proof clothing.
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Are You Man Enough? Patagonia Launches 'Technical Knickers' (we test them out)

When faced with cool weather or brushy hikes, knickers are a good in-between option.
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Cotopaxi Is A Brand That Plans To Change The World With 'Gear For Good'

A new brand combines a social mission and outdoor gear. We attended its launch last weekend.
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