Although not as common as they once were, you'll still find pit zips on many hard-shell jackets.
When it comes to choosing a backpack, your hiking style and the length of your planned trip will determine which size you need.
Why breathability matters for hikers, how it's measured, and what it means in terms of choosing outerwear.
A printable packing list for dayhiking in mild weather.
Scrambling is usually a rock climber's territory -- but every so often hikers may find themselves scrambling, too. And that means handling a few concerns that climbers usually don't have to worry about.
Hiking downhill isn't always the easiest part of a trek. Learn tips for getting down even the steepest of hikes safely.
A collection of supported and unsupported (or self-supported) speed records on the most notable through hikes in the United States.
It's the last day of Outdoor Retailer's 2014 Summer Market! Check out the most eye-catching gear (and snacks).
It's round three! A collection of the most interesting gear at Day 3 of the 2014 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market.
A look at the most eye-catching gear from Outdoor Retailer's 2014 Summer Market.