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Made for Mud: Brooks Cascadia 13 Pacific Crest Trail Running Shoe

Brooks Running Company teamed up with REI to launch the limited-edition National Scenic Trails Collection. For the last few weeks, we’ve been testing out...

Welcome to the world’s most local boutique hostel

Get back to basics and escape the everyday stress and strain at Hello I’m Local. Staying here reminded me of what holidays were like....

Does Team Size Matter and Other Good Reads

Enjoy a selection of our favorite stories about remote work, coworking, digital nomads, and the future of work from the week of May 1st,...

The 5 Best EDC Folding Knives of 2018

Move over, big tactical blades — this is the year of the EDC folding knife. Here they are, the best blades of 2018. There’s no...

Unsafe Bottles? Study Finds ‘BPA-Free’ Plastics May Also Be Harmful

A researcher first uncovered the toxic effects of BPA two decades ago. Now, she claims ‘BPA-free’ plastics may carry the same risks. You may not know...

11 Best Hunting Knives for Any Budget

A hunting knife has a single purpose: processing meat after a kill. Of course, it should have secondary characteristics that make it useful for survival, as a...

From Hats to Shirts: Headsweats Launches Performance Tees

Headsweats has long dominated in the made-for-sports hat category. After a recent acquisition, the brand moves aggressively into tech shirts. A new kind of sleek...

Water Bottle Wars: Modern Canteens Serve Up More Than H2O

To compete for customers and shelf space, water-bottle makers are adding all kinds of bells and whistles to this outdoor gear essential. Many of these...

Tents vs. Hammocks: How a Traditional Camper Took to Sleeping in...

Hammock brand Kammok tried to sell me — a lifelong tent-user — on hanging versus traditional camping. So I went along with the brand...

Emerging Gear: Outdoor Products This Week

A peek at emerging products from the sometimes cutting-edge, sometimes quirky world of gear design. The post Emerging Gear: Outdoor Products This Week appeared first...

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