‘Best in Show’: Our Favorite Gear From Outdoor Retailer

Tents, sleeping bags, ‘fire sticks,’ and more: Check out what caught our editors’ eyes on the Outdoor Retailer floor.

Every year, we see hundreds of new products at Outdoor Retailer, searching for a few dozen Best in Show selections.

At this year’s Summer Market, we found some of the most innovative gear we’ve seen in years! Check out a few of our top selections from our 2020 Best in Show products.

To see the full list of Best in Show winners, check out our rundown here.

Best in Show Summer 2019
Outdoor Retailer ‘Best in Show’ Summer Gear 2020

Tents, knives, sleeping bags, running shoes, and more: Brands congregated to launch products at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2019, held this week in Denver. Our team evaluated hundreds of products over 3 days to find the best to-be-released gear for 2019-20. Read more…

Adam Ruggiero

Adam Ruggiero is the editor-in-chief of GearJunkie and a fan of virtually all sports and activities. From biking, running, and (not enough) surfing, to ball sports, camping, and cattle farming — if it's outside, it's worth doing. Adam graduated from the University of Minnesota with a BA in journalism. Likes: unique beer, dogs, stories. Like nots: neckties, escalators, manicured lawns.