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10 Best Rain Jackets of 2024
A backpacker wearing an orange Outdoor Research Helium rain jacket in Yosemite National Park

10 Best Rain Jackets of 2024

From drizzles to downpours, we’ve got your back. Our team of seasoned hikers weathered the storm to find the best rain jackets for performance and protection.
10 Best Hiking Pants for Men of 2024
A backpacker standing in front of a lake in the men's Kuhl Deceptr hiking pants

10 Best Hiking Pants for Men of 2024

Try on our trail-tested picks for the best men’s hiking pants so you can take on the outdoors with…
10 Best Rain Pants of 2024
A hiker sitting on a mossy old growth log in the Outdoor Research Helium Rain Pants

10 Best Rain Pants of 2024

Any weather is hiking weather with the right gear! We’ve trekked thousands of miles in the best rain jackets to narrow our list down to the most protective, versatile, and comfortable options out there.
10 Best Hiking Socks of 2024
Closeup of a hiker's feet in the Darn Tough Light Hiker Micro Crew socks and Salomon X Ultra shoes on the rim of the Grand Canyon

10 Best Hiking Socks of 2024

Keep blisters at bay with just the right pair of well-cushioned hiking socks. Check out our top picks to pamper your feet on your next backpacking adventure.
7 Best Sun Shirts of 2024

7 Best Sun Shirts of 2024

Ready for some fun in the sun? Stay protected with our trail-tested expert recommendations for the best sun shirts available.
10 Best Hiking Pants for Women 2024
A waist-down photo of a female hiker wearing The North Face Aphrodite 2.0 hiking pants with the tuft columns of Smith Rock in the distance

10 Best Hiking Pants for Women 2024

We took to the trails to test the most promising hiking pants for women. We looked for the most comfortable, lightweight, and durable options so you’ll feel great in your new ‘fit.

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100 Best Gifts For Hikers, Backpackers & Campers 2024

100 Best Gifts For Hikers, Backpackers & Campers 2024

Give the gift that gets them outside with our guide to the best gifts for hikers and backpackers.
10 Best Rain Jackets of 2024
A backpacker wearing an orange Outdoor Research Helium rain jacket in Yosemite National Park

10 Best Rain Jackets of 2024

From drizzles to downpours, we’ve got your back. Our team of seasoned hikers weathered the storm to find the best rain jackets for performance and protection.
Enlightened Equipment Visp Rain jacket Review

Enlightened Equipment Visp Rain jacket Review

The Enlightened Equipment Visp (men’s / women’s) is among the best value ultralight jackets on the market for its price, protection, and adjustability. We’ve worn this jacket for hundreds of miles, including stints in Colorado’s monsoon season and the first snow of the year in the Pacific Northwest. We hope our experience helps you decide if the Visp is the right jacket for you.
7 Best Sun Shirts of 2024

7 Best Sun Shirts of 2024

Ready for some fun in the sun? Stay protected with our trail-tested expert recommendations for the best sun shirts available.
10 Best Hiking Leggings & Tights of 2024
A blonde backpacker sitting on a rock in front of an icey lake in the Fjallraven Abisko Trekking Tights

10 Best Hiking Leggings & Tights of 2024

We’ve tested the best hiking leggings and tights to keep you moving effortlessly through any terrain. We tested models with just the right combo of mobility…
Zpacks Vertice Rain Jacket Review

Zpacks Vertice Rain Jacket Review

The Zpacks Vertice (men’s / women’s) is one of the lightest rain jackets available. This featherweight shell provides excellent coverage, is incredibly breathable, and is surprisingly durable for how light it is.
10 Best Hiking Shorts for Men of 2024
Waist-down view of a hiker standing on a rocky trail in the men's Patagonia Quandary hiking shorts

10 Best Hiking Shorts for Men of 2024

Discover your new favorite trail-ready hiking shorts from Patagonia, PrAna, REI, and more. Our experts bring you tailored suggestions for the best in comfort, durability, and style from trail to town.
10 Best Hiking Shorts for Women 2024
A female backpacker wearing the Nike Dri-FIT Tempo shorts on a mountain pass along the John Muir Trail

10 Best Hiking Shorts for Women 2024

From ultralight to baggies, only the most comfortable, stylish, and high-quality hiking shorts made our list of top picks.
How To Wash A Rain Jacket and Pants

How To Wash A Rain Jacket and Pants

All rain gear eventually needs some TLC – and maybe more often than you think. This guides walks you through the steps for successfully retreating your gear when…
10 Best Fleece Jackets of 2024
A female backpacker wearing the Eddie Bauer Super Sevens Fleece Pullover in front of jagged mountain peaks in Glacier National Park

10 Best Fleece Jackets of 2024

We took to the mountains to find the best fleece jackets for taking off the chill. Explore our top picks for staying comfortable and toasty when temps start to dip.
7 Best Base Layers of 2024
A woman sitting on the edge of a tree-lined lake in the Smartwool Classic Thermal Base Layers

7 Best Base Layers of 2024

We’ve got you covered from top to bottom with our guide to the best base layers around. Our trail-tested recommendations…
10 Best Winter Gloves of 2024

10 Best Winter Gloves of 2024

Our guide to the best winter gloves will have your digits delighting in warmth so settle in for the season with one of our trail-tested top pairs.
10 Best Winter Coats & Jackets for Women of 2024

10 Best Winter Coats & Jackets for Women of 2024

Take on winter, and look good doing it! Our cold-weather-tested winter coat picks are approved for frolicking in the snow
10 Best Winter Coats of 2024

10 Best Winter Coats of 2024

Whether you’re skiing, sledding, or sipping tea, conquer the cold with the best winter coats around. We trail-tested the top brands for warmth, comfort, versatility, and durability.
Best Windbreaker Jackets of 2024

Best Windbreaker Jackets of 2024

When the wind whispers, your style should roar! Let one of our trail-tested windbreaker picks lead your next summit push.
Outdoor Research Helium Rain Jacket & Pants Review

Outdoor Research Helium Rain Jacket & Pants Review

The Helium line from Outdoor Research has set the standard in lightweight and packable rain shells for backcountry adventures and…
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