Outdoor Guides

The Best Outdoor Holiday Gifts for 2020

We showcase the best outdoor holiday gifts for 2020. Packed with stocking stuffers and showstopping gear for the outdoor adventurers on your shopping list.

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The Best Sleeping Pads for Backpacking of 2020

Outdoor Gear Type: Sleeping Pads

Get a comfy night’s rest with the best sleeping pads for backpacking. We list 10 of our favorite models, and give tons of sleeping pad advice on finding the right sleep for you.

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The Best Backpacking Backpacks of 2020

Outdoor Gear Type: Backpacks
Recommended For: Wilderness Backpacker

We test, review, and compare the best backpacking backpacks for wilderness trekking. Plus, a primer of every jargon-laden backpack term you’ve ever heard.

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The Best Hiking Boots of 2020

We highlight the best hiking boots after researching and testing. Find the perfect lightweight, midweight, or heavyweight hiking boot for you!

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The Summer Beach Packing List

Summer is here, and the beach is calling. Make sure you’ve got everything on our beach packing list for your day in the sun.

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The Summer Backpacking Checklist

Recommended For: Wilderness Backpacker

We assembled the ultimate summer backpacking checklist for all your warm-weather treks into the wild.

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The Best Backpacking Pillows of 2020

Outdoor Gear Type: Pillows

Want to find the best backpacking pillow for you? We researched, tested, and recommend pillows for all styles of backcountry adventure.

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How to Repair Holes in Your Camping Gear

Taking gear outside means a few rips will occur. We explain how to repair camping gear, whether it’s holes a tent, sleeping bag, clothing, or sleeping pad.

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The Outdoor Guide to Father’s Day Gifts 2020

Father’s Day has always signaled the start of summer, and there’s no better time to get the man who raised you some sweet outdoor gear.

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Backpacking Tips for Side Sleepers: How to Sleep Well in the Backcountry

Side sleepers can’t hang with mummy bags. Here’s clear backpacking tips for getting a full night’s rest in the backcountry.

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