A recap of top stories for week of Feb. 26 – Mar. 4, 2017.
REI launches its second annual lineup of ladies-only active retreats, pushing the trend to empower more women in the outdoors.
Margo Hayes became the first woman to climb 5.15a this weekend with a send of ‘La Rambla’ in Catalonia, Spain.
Fjällräven. It’s the cool brand with the funky name. This is what you need to know.
Each week we search high and low for bargains to save you money on your outdoors gear. Check out these web deals from The North Face, Garmin, and Big Agnes.
Make way, Movember, facial hair is tackling climate change, deforestation, and conservation.
Miss the ’80s? PolarFleece is back, and it’s about to go way retro.
A little-used air permeable jacket membrane balances waterproof with breathable in a new way, venting via billions of microscopic pores when you sweat.
Alaskan guide Rick Brown has had a front-row seat to the changing wilderness for the last 20-plus years.
Hunker down in a futuristic little pod with full amenities, powered by the wind, the sun, and the rain.
If you like to smile, you’ll love these skis. We put six top planks for 2017-2018 to the test.
Rhinocerous armor inspired KÜHL’s latest pant design, so the brand is helping support efforts to save the critically endangered animals.
The 140-year-old Swedish brand now imports knives to the U.S. and brings a lot of performance for little money.
Outdoor gear deals that are too good to pass up. Click at your own risk! Deals from: LuminAID, REI, 5.10, KUHL, Mountain Hardwear, and more.
A knife is only as good as its edge: The sharper the better. Make it sharp and keep it sharp with these tips.
From gazing at the stars to glancing in your rearview mirror, Vistabule’s window designs provide wide open views.
Shinesty wants to see every skier in neon onesies and banana hammocks. Seriously.
For the first time, Patagonia will sell a sleeping bag line. It offers modern materials and new features, though with homage to a decades-old design.
Yellow Leaf Hammocks is creating a growing class of female breadwinners in the developing world to enact far-reaching change.
Air permeable fabrics and thoughtful design distinguish Strafe’s 2017-18 Pyramid Jacket and Capitol Pant as serious backcountry ski garments.
From beer-cooler backpacks to wool sneakers, our weekly peek at emerging products examines the sometimes cutting-edge, sometimes quirky world of gear design.
Have you ever stand-up paddle-boarded? No? Perfect, you qualify for the first ever four-person team championships.
This beer is specially brewed to taste better at 35,000 feet in the air.
The 2017 Piolet d’Or Lifetime Achievement Award goes to American alpinist Jeff Lowe.
Western Australia’s most lovable marsupial just overloaded our cuddle-meter in what is sure to become an internet hit.
American Expedition Vehicles rebuilds the iconic Ram 2500 truck with no frills upgrades for off road use.
Now you can have kitchen-quality pizza in the outdoors. But it will cost you dearly.
Ready to earn your turns? These three new backcountry touring boots hit the market in 2017 and have us drooling.
On his first day in office, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke did away with President Obama’s lead ammunition ban.
Ever watch the X Games and think, “wow, those guys make it look so easy?” Well, it’s not, and this video proves it.