The best rain jackets for fall, winter, and beyond (updated for 2018)
The best rain jackets for fall, winter, and beyond (updated for 2018)

Spring is here which means it's officially raincoat season. From high-tech, lightweight shells to modern-looking, waterproof trench coats, check out our list of the best rain jackets built to keep you dry.

October 10th, 4:27 PM CDT
The best solar chargers for your smartphone or tablet
The best solar chargers for your smartphone or tablet

Looking for a gizmo that can help you charge your phone while on the go? Here, we've outlined the best solar chargers on the market, whether you're looking to charge your phone once, twice, or three times over.

April 30th, 3:00 PM CDT
The 10 best windproof umbrellas to help you weather the storm
The 10 best windproof umbrellas to help you weather the storm

The rains have come and they have no mercy. Can your current umbrella handle everything nature can throw at it? Here are 10 of the best windproof umbrella deals available now to help keep you safe and dry.

October 2nd, 10:18 AM CDT
The best water purifiers
The best water purifiers

Looking for reliable water purification? Staying hydrated is important, especially when you are hiking or camping far from civilization. Check out our picks of the best water purifiers for your camp, backpack, or pocket.

October 2nd, 10:18 AM CDT
87 Years after its invention, aerogel is finally finding its way into outdoor gear
87 Years after its invention, aerogel is finally finding its way into outdoor gear

The warmest insulator known to man is Aerogel, which has begun finding its way into outdoor gear at long last, delivering on the promise of lightweight and thin products that perform well in cold conditions.

December 31st, 1:08 PM CST
The best sleeping pads
The best sleeping pads

Shopping for a sleeping pad for your next backpacking trip? Don't buy something that feels like a cold slab of stone. Narrow your selection with our carefully selected list of the best sleeping pads available.

June 15th, 12:27 PM CDT
The best heated jackets
The best heated jackets

These are the best heated jackets for keeping us warm and comfortable in the colder temperatures of winter, providing a surprisingly cosy experience powered only by a lightweight rechargeable USB battery pack.

December 28th, 8:21 AM CST
The best action cameras of 2018
The best action cameras of 2018

Action cameras are great tools for capturing videos of your everyday activities, whether it's a birthday party or the steepest slope you've ever descended on your snowboard. These are the best money can buy.

October 2nd, 10:17 AM CDT
Best holiday gifts for the outdoor junkie on your list
Best holiday gifts for the outdoor junkie on your list

Have an outdoorsy person on your list and not sure what they need? We've hand-picked our favorite outdoor gear with an eye towards the unique and useful. From high-powered headlamps to heated socks, we've found something...

December 15th, 9:44 AM CST
Need gift ideas? Here’s what to get the skiers and snowboarders in your life
Need gift ideas? Here’s what to get the skiers and snowboarders in your life

You can't purchase snow, but you can grab your favorite skier or snowboarder some sweet gear this holiday season. We've hand-picked some of the best available that'll wow even the most well-equipped terrain park junkie we...

December 11th, 4:10 AM CST
The best headlamps
The best headlamps

Headlamps make all the difference when camping or walking the dog at night, especially when you're in need of both hands. From Black Diamond and Petzl to Coast here are some of the best headlamps on the market.

September 10th, 12:27 PM CDT
Lime’s app-based bike-sharing service arrives in the U.K.
Lime’s app-based bike-sharing service arrives in the U.K.

Lime has launched its first app-based bike-sharing service in the U.K. The company has chosen the town of Milton Keynes for its U.K. launch, though it's charging riders significantly more than it does in the U.S.

November 28th, 1:21 AM CST
The Top 15 Best Beaches in Marbella, Spain
The Top 15 Best Beaches in Marbella, Spain

It’s no secret that the no shoes, no shirt, no problem kind of lifestyle is one of the best ways to spend your days. The thing is, some people only get to enjoy the beach like this when they’re on vacation. They...

December 6th, 7:09 PM CST
The Intrepid Explorer’s Guide: The Catacombs Map of Europe
The Intrepid Explorer’s Guide: The Catacombs Map of Europe

If you’re planning a trip to Europe, you’ve more than likely heard about all of the places you just HAVE to visit.

December 4th, 2:34 PM CST
Lime clocks 20 million rides as its bikes and scooters arrive in Oz
Lime clocks 20 million rides as its bikes and scooters arrive in Oz

Lime only launched its app-based scooter and bikesharing service in 2017 but its riders have already completed 20 million rides globally, with half of them taking place in the last two months alone. And now it's launching...

November 9th, 1:02 AM CST
Polar improves heart rate tracking with its new Vantage wearables
Polar improves heart rate tracking with its new Vantage wearables

Polar launched its latest lineup of devices. Known as the Polar Vantage V and the Polar Vantage M, both provide a new optical heart rate sensor, additional tracking metrics, and more.

October 2nd, 10:18 AM CDT
The Top 15 Best Beaches in Marbella, Spain
The Top 15 Best Beaches in Marbella, Spain

It’s no secret that the no shoes, no shirt, no problem kind of lifestyle is one of the best ways to spend your days. The thing is, some people only get to enjoy the beach like this when they’re on vacation. They...

November 20th, 11:31 AM CST
Keep your noggin protected in style with this 3D-printed bike helmet
Keep your noggin protected in style with this 3D-printed bike helmet

Kupol is the bike helmet that uses 3D printing to improve the design, making it safer, more comfortable, and better ventilated than traditional cycling helmets while remaining lightweight and attractive at the same time.

October 18th, 1:42 PM CDT
The best camping tents you can buy
The best camping tents you can buy

An essential piece of gear whether you're camping in your backyard or on a multi-day backpacking trip, here are our picks of the best tents currently on the market from car camping varieties to the best three-person option.

June 15th, 3:42 PM CDT
How to Book Airfare Like a Travel Hacker
How to Book Airfare Like a Travel Hacker

These days, it seems there are more travel bloggers than ever before. A quick scroll through any social media site will likely reveal a slew of different travel bloggers—each with a picture taken in a more obscure spot than the last. But have you ever wondered just how these bloggers go about purchasing their airline tickets and getting to their destinations? Surely, they have to be using different methods given the different mileage you get when you search for your own trips.