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Caring For YOUR GORE-TEX® Garments

With field-proven durability, GORE-TEX wateproof and breathable outerwear—like the Cottonwood jacket and bibs of Backcountry’s new Winter Pursuit...

7 Essential Pieces of Fly Fishing Gear for Beginners

Check out our list of essential fly fishing gear, including fly fishing waders, to make your next fishing trip your best one yet.

How to Choose Eco-Friendly Gear

Discover how to choose eco-friendly gear and sustainable outdoor equipment in order to find balance in conservation and recreation.

What to Pack for a Day Skiing the Backcountry

Mountaineer Caroline Gleich and skier Brooklyn Bell share what to pack for a day skiing the backcountry, including their favorite gear.

Heated Accessories for Skiing & Snowboarding

Are your hands and feet always cold? Here’s what you need to know about battery-heated accessories for skiing and snowboarding.

How to Choose a Belay Device

Selecting the most appropriate belay device is one of easiest and most important ways to climb safely.

Gearhead Picks: Chaco ZX/2 Classic Sandal

Gearhead Hailey Terry recommends the Chaco ZX/2 Classic Sandal for all of your outdoor adventures.

Gearhead Picks: Ruffwear Front Range Harness

Gearhead Hailey Terry and her dog Summit demonstrate how the Ruffwear Front Harness is equal parts bark and bite.

Gearhead Picks: Garmin Forerunner 645 Music GPS

Gearhead Ashleigh McClary talks navigation and sport tracking with the Garmin 645.

Gearhead Picks: Manduka Pro

Gearhead Nic DeSeelhorst Finds Zen on the Manduka Pro

Gearhead Picks: Western Mountaineering Alpinlite

Backcountry Gearhead Koly Swistak goes into the technical features of the Western Mountaineering Alpinlite Sleeping Bag.

Gearhead Picks: Backcountry Canyonlands Jacket

Backcountry Gearhead Ashleigh McClary is an avid hiker, and there’s one piece of gear she won’t leave home without: the Canyonlands Jacket. Find...