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Electric Bikes Gain Momentum

In the U.S., sales have increased for electric bikes, or “e-bikes,” which use battery powered motors to provide mechanical assistance when a rider cranks the pedals. Read More

Top Tips on Spring Cleaning Your Gear

If you properly clean and store your gear, you can prevent it from degrading or becoming a Petri dish of nasty stuff when it's stored over the winter. Read More

3 Big Trends for 2016 Winter Gear

For four days we checked out the latest cold-weather gear at the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market trade show in Salt Lake City. Here are three top trends for what's coming in 2016. Read More

Holiday Gifts for the Outdoors & Travel

From hammocks to travel bags, our holiday gift guide includes our favorite gear and clothing from recent field tests. Read More

Patagonia Black Hole Duffel

Mother Nature can’t harm this up-armored duffel, which is great for serious adventure or a weekend getaway. Read More

Osprey Shuttle 30 Gear Hauler

The 30-inch Shuttle held everything we needed for two weeks of adventure in Chile. Plus, it protected our gear and kept things organized. Read More

Sea to Summit Comfort Light Mat

If sleeping on the ground gives you aches and pains, the Sea To Summit Comfort Light could be just what the doctor ordered. Read More

Sneak Peek at ’16 Gear, Clothing & Footwear

We roamed the aisles of the Outdoor Retailer trade show in Salt Lake City to find emerging gear for the outdoors and adventure travel. Read More

Osprey Atmos AG 65

If you love Osprey backpacks, the new Anti-Gravity suspension will make you love them even more. Read More

3 Favorite Carry-On Bags

A couple of these bags convert to packs, and they're all made with tough fabric, lightweight frames and serious wheels for rough ground. Read More