From the Jobsite to the Backyard

From the Jobsite to the Backyard

Dickies Temp-iQ Performance Cooling T-Shirt The Temp-iQ fabric traps cool air inside the yarn and keeps it next to your skin while wicking sweat away. The shirt is made of a soft jersey fabric that’s ideal for wearing alone or under outerwear when the temperature...
Water and Food Container Roundup

Water and Food Container Roundup

EcoVessel Aspen In the arms race for most effective insulated bottle, the Aspen is hard to beat. It’ll keep your drinks cold for up to 100 hours and hot for up to 20. Internal threading on the lid allows it to open and close easily and smoothly. Metallic hues include...
Tested: Adidas Outdoor Swift Parley 2-Layer Jacket

Tested: Adidas Outdoor Swift Parley 2-Layer Jacket

Two dry thumbs up for this waterproof rain jacket that won’t make you feel like you’re baking in an oven. Sealed seams and excellent wind and storm protection are counterbalanced by a built-in back vent and mesh lining to help regulate your temperature. The straight...
When (and How) to Use Trekking Poles

When (and How) to Use Trekking Poles

My first run-in with trekking poles wasn’t a positive experience. I was hiking the Inca Trail in Peru, hustling to see the sunrise over Mach Picchu, when I came up behind a succession of slow-moving hikers. Clickety-clack. Clickety-clack. Clickety-clack. The trail was...
New Outdoor Gear for Spring/Summer 2019

New Outdoor Gear for Spring/Summer 2019

Whether put to use in the woods, on the water or up the wall, these 35 new products will help you get out and explore your wild side this spring and summer. Hiking Tested: Farm to Feet Elkin Valley Lightweight Technical Crew These wholly American-made socks use...