Outdoor Guides

The Backyard Camping Guide for Quarantine

Recommended For: Car Camper

Backyard camping has become the new normal during quarantine, and we have the products and know-how to turn the yard into a full-fledged campsite.

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The Best Camping Mattresses of 2020

Outdoor Gear Type: Sleeping Pads

The best camping mattresses are essential to a fun and relaxing outdoor vacation. Find the right sleep system for your excursions here!

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COVID Survival Guide: Outdoor Products to Keep You Sane and Safe

Our COVID Survival Guide aims to keep you sane and safe with a long list of appropriate outdoor products, from bird watching to solar panels.

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COVID Relief Alliance Guide: How Outdoor Brands Fight Against the Coronavirus Pandemic

We have rounded up all the outdoor brands that fight against the coronavirus pandemic, from factory reprioritization to donations.

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REI Wedding Registry: How to Create One, Find One, and Add Gifts to One

The REI Wedding Registry is the most popular option for outdoor couples. See how to create one, how REI returns work, and what gifts you should include.

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The Winter Guide to Baselayers

When it’s cold outside, you need clothing to keep you warm. Enter baselayers, long underwear, or thermal clothing. The Winter Guide to Baselayers is all about layering effectively in the coldest months of year.

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Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide!

Haven’t finished your shopping? This Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide includes incredible products from unique brands. Look for extra discounts as well!

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The 10 Best Rain Pants of 2020

Rain pants are a necessity for foul weather hiking. But what pair to get? We break down the 10 best rain pants on the market to find the right pair for you.

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The Best Voices and Brands in Plus Size Outdoor Clothing

Plus size outdoor clothing hasn’t been acknowledged by the outdoor industry. We highlight the voices and brands that stand up for plus size outdoor clothing.

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The Best Down Jackets of 2020

The best down jackets will keep you cozy in the wilderness, on the couch, or at the bar. We have tested many, and list the best down jackets for you, here.

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