Hot Take

Why You Need an Insulated Jacket in the Summer

Before you pack all your winter clothing into a box bound for the attic, stop, think and take that puffy jacket back out. Yes, an insulated jacket is great for summer use. Here's why.

Hit the Trail

The Best Hiking Boots of 2019

The definitive guide to the best hiking boots available now, with reviews for each boot, plus tips and advice to know before you buy.

Sorry, Dad

The Gear We Stole from Our Dads

Dad knew his stuff, we recognized that, and then we took his stuff. Here, Gear Patrol staff members share all the gear that we've taken from our dads over the years.

Backcountry Bags

The 8 Best Daypacks for Hiking of 2019

These aren't the 60-liter-plus bags used for long-distance trekking, but they come with all the same features that make walking in the wilderness enjoyable.

Knives You Should Know

The Best New Knives and EDC of May 2019

An EDC brand made its first fixed blade while other well-known knife makers like Spyderco and Benchmade expanded on already-popular collections.

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