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Today in Gear: June 18, 2015

AETHER team up with SALT. for performance-driven sunglasses, a high-resolution security camera, Helle makes its first folding knife and more.

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What's Wright Can't Be Wrong

5 Tips from a Golf Guru

Dr. David Wright converts the biomechanically complex, the mentally mystifying, and the psychophysiologically stunning into pithy, digestible expressions. He’s got golf proverbs that will save your game.

80 ways to say thanks

The 2015 Father’s Day Gift Guide

The greatest gift you can give any dad is spending time with him. Of course, if you can gift him something extra that he's sure to enjoy, kudos to you, junior.

Two Very Talented Spin Doctors

Want This, Get This: Linn Majik LP12 or Pro-Ject Debut

Buying a turntable is daunting. The segment tends to idolize incredibly expensive hi-fi gear, and few newcomers (let alone audiophiles) can afford the top of the quality pyramid. But the truth is, you can get a great turntable for the price of an iPod.

Shaming Your Old Man's Pop-Up

7 Off-Road Trailers for Your Next Adventure

If you're worried your 4x4 doesn't have enough room for your gear and creature comforts on a weekend off-road getaway, there's no need to trade up to a custom overlanding vehicle -- all you have to do is hitch up a trailer.

Slightly Less than Roughing It

Car Camping Done Right

Car camping is all about possibilities. Getting to a campsite on four wheels means you can take along a mountain bike, kayaks, hardcover pulp fiction and a cooler of microbrews.


Hiking the Alps, Sans Huts

Dan had mentioned his novel idea before our summer trip to Switzerland: we’d go backpacking, in the Alps -- no huts. Bring your sleeping bags and bivy sacks, he said. Brilliant, I thought.

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Steal that Storm's Thunder

10 Umbrellas to Stay Dry in Style

We've updated our umbrella buying guide with five new, stylish picks for 2015. There's still no better accessory to pair with weather-appropriate outerwear. Stay dry, stay fly.