Category: Gear / Products / Outdoor

November 20, 2021

25 Gift Ideas for Outdoorsy People

We’ve got the gifts to help your favorite adventurer answer the call of the wild, from sleeping bags to tiny cat tents and more.

by Matt Jancer in Gear
November 18, 2021

How to Re-Waterproof Your Old Rain Jacket

All clothing loses its water resistance over time. Here’s how to get it back, so you don’t have to buy new outerwear.

by Matt Jancer in Gear
November 17, 2021

16 Best Early Black Friday Deals on Outdoor Gear

GoPros, Garmin fitness trackers, and REI Co-op jackets are all on sale right now so you can spend Thanksgiving doing the turkey trot.

by Adrienne So in Deals
November 12, 2021

Our Favorite Gear for Everyday Sun Protection

The sun is a giver of life—but get too much of it and you’re toast. These are the best hats, arm coverings, and shirts to shield yourself.

by Jess Grey in Buying Guide
November 7, 2021

The Husqvarna 435X AWD Automower Manicures Your Lawn

The Husqvarna 435X is a silent, automatic robot that will save you from mowing your grass ever again. But it’s not cheap.

by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
November 6, 2021

The Best Base Layers to Keep You Warm

Nail the basics with our favorite blended, merino wool, and synthetic base layer tops.

by Matt Jancer Adrienne So in Buying Guide
October 23, 2021

The Best Reusable Water Bottles To Ditch Single-Use Plastics

Forget those one-and-done landfill cloggers. Upgrade your hydration with these insulated and non-insulated alternatives.

by Matt Jancer in Buying Guide
October 21, 2021

Evolve's Powerful New Electric Skateboard Is Terrifyingly Fun

This pricey electric skateboard crushes steep hills, has a satisfying range, and goes very fast. Just make sure to wear protective gear.

by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
October 12, 2021

Volvo’s Classy All-Electric SUV Is Surprisingly Zippy

The 2022 model of the all-electric XC40 Recharge meets expectations, but adds a few surprises too.

by Roberto Baldwin in EV Review
October 9, 2021

Retrospec's Folding Ebike Is Attractive, but Far From Perfect

The Jax Rev electric bike does the job, but a few issues have us worried about reliability.

by Julian Chokkattu in Gear