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Hiking, Backpacking & Camping

Best Cheap Sunglasses of 2022

Best Cheap Sunglasses of 2022

Hunting for affordable sunnies? We checked out hundred of pairs before selecting the 12 best cheap sunglasses on the...
10 Best Sunglasses of 2022

10 Best Sunglasses of 2022

Whether you need a pair of sunglasses for a garden party, a trail run, or for ripping down a mountain on your new...
Best Fishing Net of 2022

Best Fishing Net of 2022

We picked the best fishing nets and tested each one to give you the information you need to make the right choice. Get...


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Shoes & Boots

Hiking Boots (Men's & Women's), Hiking Shoes (Men's & Women's), Trail Running Shoes (Men's & Women's) or see all in Footwear
Best Skate Shoes of 2022

Best Skate Shoes of 2022

To help you find the best skate shoes, we researched dozens of different models on the market and bought and tested 8...


Climbing

Best Climbing Gear of 2022

Best Climbing Gear of 2022

Looking for the best climbing gear we've ever tested? Come check out our hand-selected list of the top gear of 2022.


Biking



Snow Sports

Best Snowshoes of 2022

Best Snowshoes of 2022

Finding the best pair of snowshoes for your adventure from the ever-growing crop of choices can be worse than...
Best Ski Socks of 2022

Best Ski Socks of 2022

Calling all ladies and gents seeking the best ski socks. Our testers virtually live on the slopes in the winter and...
Best Ski Goggles of 2022

Best Ski Goggles of 2022

If you're still skiing in your warped and scratched goggles that should have been retired 10 years ago, this is a...


Paddling

Best Life Jackets of 2022

Best Life Jackets of 2022

Be safe and stay legal by wearing the right life jacket on the water. We researched 50+ of the best models, then...
Best Dry Bags of 2022

Best Dry Bags of 2022

Unless you are willing to risk it for the biscuit, transporting water-phobic gear safely across a body of water...


Fitness

Best Hand Weights of 2022

Best Hand Weights of 2022

Looking for the best hand weights? We researched the market before our experts bought and tested the top 9 promising...
Best Running Gear of 2022

Best Running Gear of 2022

With our collection of knowledge on all things running, we have put together a list of our favorite products to keep...
Best Massage Ball of 2022

Best Massage Ball of 2022

We extensively tested some of the best massage balls on the market. Whether you are looking for a ball to relieve your...


Travel

Best Cargo Boxes of 2022

Best Cargo Boxes of 2022

Have more cargo than your car can carry? We bought the 10 best cargo boxes available today and tested them...


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How to Choose a Rooftop Tent

How to Choose a Rooftop Tent

There are a ton of factors to consider when getting ready to purchase a rooftop tent. These tents (also referred to as...

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