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The Best Tents for Summer 2016

For the outdoorsman, home is wherever the ground is flat and somewhat free of rocks. These tents make those spots more comfortable than ever.

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Today in Gear: April 5, 2013

Field-Notes-America-the-beautiful-Gear-Patrol Field Notes: America the Beautiful Edition
Yes, we really like Field Notes. Their America the Beautiful notebooks, a cross-country road trip of Americana printed on the colored covers of their classic pocket notebooks, reaffirm our notions. $10


Today in Gear: April 3, 2013

clint-eastwood-40-film-collection-gear-patrol Clint Eastwood 40-film Collection
Clint is great in all his phases: young, cigarillo-smoking growler; middle-aged, tough cop growler; old, get-off-my-lawn-you-insert-racist-slur growler. We wanted to list a few of the included movies, but it's too hard to pick. The guy

Bivy Be Gone!

Easton Kilo 1P Tent

We all get to the point where we just want to be alone. For those who use camping excursions as that outlet, rejoice. The Easton Kilo 1P ($348) is here. Weighing in at a hair over two pounds with short

Monocoque Means No Shock

Easton S19 Z-Shock Helmet

easton-s19-z-shock-helmet-gear-patrolThe new Easton S19 Z-Shock Helmet brings a monocoque design to hockey helmets. Called "Zero Shock", the helmets foam is constructed into a one piece expanded polypropylene protective foam and jet black bonded polycarbonate shell, a first in the industry. The result

One Wicked Winter Wand

Easton Stealth S19 Hockey Stick


Submitted by Gear Patrol reader Tyler Wagenet I grew up playing hockey in the Northeast using only wooden sticks.  They weighed a ton but were just what everyone used.  As time went on and materials got better, I somehow got lost in