38 mins ago week in review

GearJunkie Week In Review

18 hours ago pro cycling challenge canceled 2016

USA Pro Challenge Bike Race Canceled For 2016

21 hours ago Columbia Bugaboo 1986 35

1986 All Over Again? Return Of The ‘Bugaboo’ Jacket

1 day ago oulu_biking

9 Winter Biking Pitfalls (How To Overcome Them)

2 days ago Smallfeet_pair

Review: ‘Small Foot’ Inflatable Snowshoes

The Latest From

2017_Toyota_Tacoma_TRD_Pro_01_A98B77F6FAD8BA78D991C567F21B3F9C971F0627_low

Toyota’s 2017 Tacoma TRD Pro Looks Wicked

Toyota just unveiled the 2017 Tacoma TRD Pro at the Chicago Auto Show and it looks badass.

February 11th, 2016 | 190 Shares Read More...
Morakniv Garberg survival knife

Morakniv Garberg ‘Ultimate Knife For Bushcraft’

Morakniv calls the Garberg the ‘strongest and most robust knife’ it has ever made.

February 11th, 2016 | 1,717 Shares Read More...
snowshoe race start

Snowshoe Racing Is Straight Up Misery

Clipped ankles, an awkward, wide stride, and more weight on your feet will make your lungs and ego burn in tandem. Get ready for some Type Two fun!

February 11th, 2016 | 55 Shares Read More...
Polartec Big Air

‘Big Air’ In Fenway Looks Wild, Entertaining

This first-of-its-kind ski and snowboard competition is a must-see for Boston snow and action sports lovers, and a chance to witness the possible future of snowsports competition.

February 11th, 2016 | 37 Shares Read More...
Screen Shot 2016-02-09 at 10.28.53 AM

‘No BS Bike’ Launching As Quiver Of One

New bike company Coastline Cycle aims to create a bike with less BS marketing speak than anyone out there. The One is a bike that simply rides and works well without complaining, and without compromise.

February 10th, 2016 | 82 Shares Read More...
Kitsbow_colemanbib

Understated Cycling Kit: Kitsbow Hits The Road

A brand with roots on the mountain bike trail, Kitsbow will upgrade your spring road cycling kit without looking like a pack of highlighters.

February 10th, 2016 Read More...
DPx-HEST-Urban-Knife

Top Knife News From SHOT Show 2016

From luxe everyday carry knives to hard working multi-tools, SHOT Show is a hotbed of knife innovation.

February 10th, 2016 | 152 Shares Read More...
MotorsWeb 2

The Apocalypse Will Be Motorized

Could cheating by a Belgian cyclocross racer really lead to a motorized, dystopian future?

February 9th, 2016 | 39 Shares Read More...

#reviews

Waterproof, Inflatable Adventure Backpack

Dubbed an ‘ultimate water adventure pack,’ the Klymit Splash 25 is the lovechild of a waterproof dry bag and a daypack.

Cotopaxi Tikal: A Waterproof Shell That ‘Gives Back’

Cotopaxi is a relatively new player in the outerwear game with goals to help fight poverty around the world. Our tester reviews the Tikal, a lightweight, waterproof-breathable shell that makes for a versatile, affordable layer.

Tiny, Mighty Knife: GEC #25 Small Jack

This knife is made in Pennsylvania, USA and exemplifies traditional cutlery with a fine fit and finish and useful form.

900 Lumens: Fenix Headlamp Packs Bright Beam Into Small Package

Tough, waterproof, and bright, the HL55 headlamp by Fenix is a workhorse of a light.

Camera Kit: Dakine ‘Reload’ Backpack Review

Battle-hardened shooters looking to carry a ‘run and gun’ camera setup into the wilds should consider the Reload from Dakine.

First Look: Vibram Wrap-On ‘Winter Furoshiki’ Footwear

No laces, no tongue, a shearling wool interior, and an innovative wrap-on design… the Winter Furoshiki footwear from Vibram stands out as perhaps the most innovative “boots” of the year.

‘Windshirt’ Jacket A Secret Weapon For Warmth

Tested for two months in the BWCA, our reviewer finds the durable, versatile windshirt made in Ely, Minnesota, to be a perfect companion for cold weather in the Frozen North.

Waterproof Backpack For Fly Fishing Put To Test

This simple backpack is billed as a waterproof option for fly fishing. We put it, and the waterproof claims, to the test for the review of the Simms Dry Creek Z backpack.

Boundary Waters Expedition: Gear Update From The Field

After 124 days straight in the wilderness, these five camping products have proven their utility time and again.

Gravel, Mountain, Road: Open Cycles ‘Unbeaten Path’ Review

A do-all bicycle, the Unbeaten Path (U.P.) looks like a road bike but takes tires for rolling on gravel, dirt, and beyond.

Wild Fixed-Blade: Spyderco ‘Schempp Rock’ Knife Review

The Spyderco Schempp Rock is a wild looking survival knife that works exceptionally well in the field.

Breathable Hype: The North Face HyperAir GTX

Can a new type of Gore-Tex fabric revolutionize shell jackets? We test the HyperAir GTX Jacket from The North Face to find out.

Titanium Bike Lock: Ultra-Light ‘TiGr Mini’ Review

The new titanium TiGr Mini bike lock weighs less than a pound and will deter thieves. We put it to the test against a hacksaw blade.

Extreme Test: Gear For AR World Championships

Nothing punishes gear like adventure racing, and this race is the pinnacle event of the year. This is the gear that excelled over seven rough days in the Brazilian jungle.

GearJunkie on

Win a pair of @saxxunderwear Just comment with a caption, like the photo and mention to your sweetheart in the comments that you want SAXX for v-day. We'll give away a pair a day until Valentine's Day! And Make sure you Like @saxxunderwear for #lifechangingunderwear.

Honored to have been schooled at the #pricklypedal by #tinkerjuarez. We have always admired his work ethic and approachability. #cannondale #sockdoping #mtb #legend #hewon #stillhasit

Another powder day at @coppermtn testing the latest and greatest from @siasnowsports #powday

@segoskico Clever, cause #murica #madeintheusa

Powder day ski testing! #sia16

About to hop on @lineskis Pescado. Stoked! #sia16

The G3 Scala combines scales with the plush nylon found in the Alpinist for less resistance when breaking trail. Also packs up like a rock star! #ski #sia #snowshow

@springbreaksnowboards with some really interesting designs #snowshow #sia #snowboarding

Connect With

Launched in 2003, 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.