The clothes you wear running, hiking, climbing, and for any other active outdoor sport.
Outdoorsy Gift Picks From Women-Led Wednesday Brands
Today is Women-Led Wednesday, a new initiative to make it easier for people to find and support products made by women-owned or -led companies. So we went shopping.
Beastly Beauty: Maloja’s Pretty MTB Apparel Performs
Maloja, a German activewear brand, is making inroads in the United States by adding some Euro spunk to a black sea of spandex.
Green Guide to Buying Outdoor Apparel
Do you know how much environmental harm your outdoor apparel does? Here are some signposts to help you buy with confidence.
Rain Shell Review: Lightweight Black Diamond Climbing Jacket Punches Above Its Weight Class
Black Diamond’s new for 2018 BD.dry produces an excellent three-season, just-in-case rain shell.
Gore-Tex Infinium: Protective Fabric Hits TNF Performance Gloves
Now you can get your hands on Gore-Tex Infinium ‘climate science’ inside The North Face’s stretch performance glove. The catch: Unlike the brand’s mainstay products, this fabric is not waterproof.
Athleta Spent 2 Years Perfecting My New Favorite Underwear
Athleta said its new performance underwear line took two years to develop. I reviewed all three styles to see if the extra research and development was worth it.
My Favorite Women’s Activewear That’s Great for Hunting
Finding more neutral-colored athletic apparel that works for hunting trips isn’t impossible. Check out our picks for nonhunting women’s activewear that’s also great during the rut.
Reebok’s Sports Bra ‘Senses’ Motion, Reacts With More Support
Reebok, a brand known for shoes, spent two years refining the new PureMove Bra. It’s available to the public in three days for $60. But will it live up to its billing as the solution to our sports bra woes?
Customizable Bra Aims to Make Athletes Feel Like Wonder Woman
Shefit is trying to overhaul how women fit and function in a sports bra for the next generation. The brand has patented a technology that it claims is the “world’s only custom adjustable” sports bra.
Hike, Run, Travel: Best Women’s Leggings
One-year test: Here are the best women’s leggings for yoga, hiking, running, travel, and winter. Plus, three tips to keep leggings healthy.
American-Made Workout Apparel Aims To Keep Women Safe
The burgeoning brand GRACEDBYGRIT manufactures women’s fitness apparel in the USA.
Solar-Charged Waterproof Jacket ‘Glows Like Kryptonite’
‘When you can make your jacket glow like a ball of kryptonite, you know there’s some bats#*t crazy tech going on.’
Stink Test: One Ski Bum, One Week, One Pair Of Boxers
Polygiene treated Patagonia put to the test under the nastiest of conditions.
First Look: Polartec ‘Naked’ Jacket By Rab
Alpha Direct is made of post-consumer recycled polyester. In its naked form, it is essentially a synthetic fleece on steroids and it works alone or layered under a shell.
Big Wall Warmth: Arc’teryx Proton AR Hoody Review
Arc’teryx’s ‘active insulation’ helps mountain athletes regulate body temps in varying conditions, like our tester’s two-day solo aid climb in Zion National Park.
Review: Stio ‘Eddy Gingham’ Women’s Shirt
Stio took a shot at an all-around rugged shirt for women. We put the Eddy Gingham to the test.
Testing Dynafit’s 2016 Head-To-Toe Backcountry Ski Kit
Already a well known brand in Europe, backcountry ski pioneer Dynafit is pushing hard for the US market. We tested their skis, boots, bindings, and apparel in the snowy mountains near Crested Butte.
High-Output: 2016 Arc’teryx Atom SL Jacket Review
From peak-bagging to cool weather hiking, the Atom SL from Arc’teryx is a step forward in insulted wind shell technology.