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Plus size hiking gear

Plus Size Hiking Gear and Camping Essentials

When you aren’t the stereotypical hiker body, standard gear can’t always provide the best comfort and ease of use. Plus size hiking gear matters and here are the top recs from a real pro!

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The Secrets to Scoring an Awesome Discount on Outdoor Gear

Get professional advice on how to find the best deals on outdoor gear. Save money the next time you need outdoor gear with this guide to finding discounted hiking, camping, and climbing gear.

beginner backpacking gear

The Ultimate Beginner Backpacking Gear Guide

Gear. It’s intimidating. It’s complicated. It’s personal. It’s expensive. I’ve had a lot of people ask me about gear and getting started. People think that you need to have everything and anything in order to be successful in the backcountry. That’s definitely false. Don’t go running to REI and spend thousands of dollars just yet.

camping necessities

21 Car Camping Essentials You Can’t Live Without

A look at all of the camping essentials you need for your first (or 500th) camping trip.


Must-Have Backpacking Gifts for this Season

Incredible backpacking gifts you’ve got to check out this holiday season.

hiking clothes for winter

Unbelievably Warm Winter Hiking Clothes

Your complete guide to winter hiking clothes as told by a real-world gear tester. Get the latest gear recommendations for winter right here!