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The Best Climbing Shoes

Thanks to the likes of Alex Honnold, Tommy Caldwell, and Sasha DiGiulian, in recent years rock climbing’s popularity as a sport has skyrocketed. What the thousands upon thousands of newcomers to rock-based adventures are learning is that you don’t have to be laying down first ascents on El Capitan or scaling bouldering routes that would… Read More

The Best Roof Top Tents

First popularized in Africa and Australia back in the 1950s, in the last decade or so roof top tents have become the go-to choice for thousands of campers worldwide—and with good reason. For backcountry enthusiasts looking for a little more in the way of comfort, convenience, and luxury than that offered by traditional ground tents,… Read More

A Person Riding a Mountain Bike

Training Take the appropriately sized mountain bike. Your bike should fit your height, body type, and leg length. If the bike does not suit you, you will be uncomfortable and the ride will be ineffective. Choose a bike helmet. Based on BikesBros blog researches, a good helmet should be a priority if you want to… Read More

The Best Compression Pants

Athletes swear by it. Professionals wear it. Trainers recommend it. No, we’re not talking about protein shakes. We’re talking about compression pants. These pants hold the muscles of the wearer securely, increasing circulation and blood flow to the muscles. This causes a few benefits — the most notable being the overall performance of the wearer… Read More

The Best Road Bikes

Whether you’re looking to rack up a score of epic, centurion rides, for a quick way to commute around the city, or just to introduce a touch of two-wheeled cardio into your personal training regime, there are few more fun ways to do so than on a road bike. Of all the types of bicycle… Read More

The Best Ski Pants

When the skiing season arrives and we head for the mountains to enjoy the thrill we’ve spent more than half the year waiting for, that thrill can be seriously diminished if the threads we’re doing our skiing in aren’t up to scratch. In short, whether we’re cross-country skiers, downhill skiers, or all-mountain maniacs, the ski… Read More

The Best Boat Covers

Whether it’s for mooring, trailering, or seasonal storage, a reliable, practical, and effective boat cover is essential to ensuring your boat remains in good shape, water-worthy, and protected against the various factors that might otherwise impact its performance and appearance: harsh weather, UV light, mildew, dust and debris, and/or intruders of both the animal and… Read More

The Best Vacuum Sealers

The average American family wastes approximately $2,200 in food every year. Take a moment to think of what better way you could spend that money and then consider how much in your freezer right now is on the edge of spoiled or freezer burnt. While not all of that $2,200 is food wasted due to spoiling,… Read More

The Best Hiking Backpacks

Hiking backpacks are as vital to an awesome day hike or backpacking excursion as the shoes on your feet and the trails you walk. Multi-day backpacking trips and demanding day hikes both require careful planning and packing. Water, food, and an assortment of outdoor gear may be required for your trek, all of which you’ll… Read More

The Best Snowshoes

Snowshoeing is an incredibly fun, safe, and affordable way to continue getting in some serious outdoor time when the cold weather strikes and the snow on backcountry trails are just too deep for regular hiking. Unlike cross-country skiing or ski-mountaineering, just about anyone can learn the essentials required to become a proficient snowshoer in next… Read More