Premium Pick 2017
Outdoor Gear Type: Insulated Water Bottles
Recommended For: Car Camper
Award: Premium Pick 2017, Premium Pick 2018, Premium Pick 2019
The YETI Rambler 36 is a bottle you can throw around and beat up, that will still love you and never leak. Cold, hot, and seriously huge. Drink up.
Outdoor Gear Type: Sleeping Pads
Award: Premium Pick 2017, Premium Pick 2018
The Exped MegaMat 10 is the most comfortable outdoor sleeping experience around. If you’re considering a new mattress for your bedroom, get this instead.
Outdoor Gear Type: Fleece Jackets
Recommended For: Car Camper, Urban Hiker
Award: Premium Pick 2016, Premium Pick 2017, Premium Pick 2018, Premium Pick 2019
The North Face Denali 2 reimagines a classic in all the best ways. It keeps you toasty, performs admirably as a wind blocker, and feels like home, if home were a fleece jacket.
Outdoor Gear Type: Water Bottles
Recommended For: Car Camper, Day Hiker, Wilderness Backpacker
Award: Premium Pick 2017
Your kidneys and liver will run optimally after purchasing the Klean Kanteen Wide Mouth 27oz bottle. You’ll drink more than enough water, and it’ll taste delicious.
Outdoor Gear Type: Tents
Recommended For: Wilderness Backpacker
Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2 Review: built by backpackers, for backpackers. Thoughtful design elements and a spacious interior make this tent a second home.
Outdoor Gear Type: Stoves
Recommended For: Ultralight Backpacker
Truly light and cool to the max, the Snow Peak LiteMax Stove delivers quick boil times and ease of use in a tiny titanium package. Welcome on any trip.
The REI Kingdom 4 is a palace. Enough room for four adults, board games, and bedtime stories, it’s also guaranteed to make your camp neighbors jealous.
The Zpacks Duplex is a masterpiece of design. An ultralight backpacker simply will not find a tent that is lighter, roomier, more durable, or more packable.
Outdoor Gear Type: Backpacks
From overnight trips to multi-day excursions anywhere your feet can take you, the Gregory Baltoro 65 has the features and supreme comfort to take you there.
The MSR Whisperlite liquid fuel stove shines for long trips in the mountains. It can go the distance, be repaired when it gets clogged, and uses cheap fuel.
Our mission is to empower all walks of life to be ambassadors of the outdoors. Read our About
page for more information, and check out our gear reviews and outdoor guides.