Outdoor Gear Buying Guides

Whether you are new to hiking or just need to upgrade some of your existing kit, we've done the legwork and put together all the information you need when selecting your gear for this year's adventures.

​Each of our guides will show you what to look for in those daunting outdoor gear stores. And for those of you who are still using gear from 1979, you'll be pleasantly surprised how things have moved on.

Outdoor Clothing for Hiking and Backpacking

Sleeping Bags, Liners & Pads

Backpacks, Daypacks & Duffel Bags


Electronics & Battery Charging