Premium Pick 2019
Outdoor Gear Type: Quilts
Recommended For: Car Camper
Award: Premium Pick 2019
Function and fashion, the Rumpl Down Puffy Blanket knows how to cater to dirtbag luxury.
Outdoor Gear Type: Tents
Recommended For: Ultralight Backpacker
Award: Premium Pick 2017, Premium Pick 2018, Premium Pick 2019
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: Stoves
The Camp Chef Everest stove performed admirably. Its ease of use, powerful burners, and stable design meant that no food was burned, undercooked, or covered dirt.
Outdoor Gear Type: Headlamps
Recommended For: Car Camper, Wilderness Backpacker
The Black Diamond ReVolt is a waterproof rechargeable headlamp. Let that sink in. And it has all the other features you need for quick and easy light, too.
Recommended For: Day Hiker, Urban Hiker
The Black Diamond Sprinter Headlamp is sleek, comfy, and so bright it may occasionally be mistaken for a Bowing 747 hurtling towards you.
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: Backpacks
The Hyperlite Mountain Gear Southwest 3400 is ultralight, watertight, comfortable, gigantic, and can carry up to 40 pounds. As the kids would say: just plain dope.
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.