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Making Your (Gloved) Digits Useful Again

Digits Conductive Glove Pins

Touch screens may have revolutionized the way we interact with our phones, but they've also f'ed up our relationship with gloves. At least with the old phones, you could mash your way to answering or making a phone call. Plenty of

Our Neighbors to the North Kick Out Some Stellar Performance Gear

Sugoi H.O.V. Jacket and Wallaroo Zip

sugoi Here at Gear Patrol, multifunction is our middle name (seriously, it's on our birth certificate). That's why we love to discover brands and pieces that appeal to our sensibilities of both form and function with equal panache. With performance garments suited

Introducing a Faster Way to Get Going

Electric Windshield De-Icer

electric_windshield_de_icerWinter is the season where most men learn to appreciate their garage more than any other room in their house. That is as long as it still has room to park cars inside. For those lacking this essential male luxury though,

Because 3 Layers are Better than 1

Burton Ranger Jacket

burton_ranger_jacket1Fur lined parkas are all the rage for men's jackets this winter. That doesn't mean that anything you'll see on the runway can begin to match the functionality of the Burton Ranger. Designed with both style and purpose in mind, the

The Most Versatile Piece of Headwear Ever

Merino Wool Buff


The Buff is about as simple as it gets. It's just a tube of fabric roughly 18" long, made to be the Optimus Prime of headgear (Did anyone else just think of Megan Fox?). It can transform into a balaclava, a

L.L.Bean Shearling Boots

llbean-bean-shearling-boots.jpgStave off the winter wet weather with a pair of Shearling boots for the winter season. One of L.L.Bean's basics, these boots have been made since 1912 and triple-stitched together one pair at a time in Maine. Whether you're hunting, plowing the yard

Forum R.O.O.S.T. I-Lock Snowboard

Forum R.O.O.S.T. I-Lock SnowboardForum brings out all the old-school tricks to give the R.O.O.S.T. Snowboard amazing flotation and handling for fresh pow days. The R.O.O.S.T. (Resurrection Of Old School Technology) Snowboard uses a long, wide tip profile to keep it from submarining