Leatherman Real Life Stories From the Field: Editor Justin Nyberg
Leatherman Real Life Stories From the Field: Climbing Tester Mike Schneiter
Leatherman Real Life Stories From the Field: Camping Stove Tester Craig Rowe
Leatherman Real Life Stories from the Field: Knife & Multitool Tester Nick LeFort
Polygiene: Your Next Adventure Doesn't Have to Stink
Sweat doesn't smell, it's bacteria and fungi. Put a stop to smelly gear with Polygiene's silver chloride treatment that is becoming more and more popular in new outdoor products.
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The Toughest Trail Running Shoes of 2015
We rate the most and lest durable trail running shoes for spring 2015.
The Toughest Road Running Shoes of 2015
How long can your running shoes go before they break down? As our latest round of lab testing shows, that depends entirely on which shoe it is.
Dupre Solo-Summits Denali During Toughest Month
Gear Institute Staff
After three previous attempts, Lonnie Dupre successfully solo-summited Denali on Jan. 11, 2015. This climb marks the first solo summit of the 20,320-foot peak in January.
Park City & Canyons Merger to Create Largest Ski Resort in America
Proposed merger would create mega resort with 7,300 skiable acres.
First Looks at New Gore-Tex C-Knit Backer Technology
Being touted as a true innovation for hikers, trekkers and free riders, C-Knit backer technology provides a softer, silkier feel as the third-layer of three-layer Gore-Tex laminates.
Meet the Lab Behind our Running Shoe Tests
Gear Institute partners with Heeluxe Laboratories to produce the most realistic, data-driven shoe testing available to runners.
First Annual Gear Forum at The Hotel Telluride
Last weekend consumers were invited to an interactive Gear Forum in Telluride, CO to learn about the latest developments concerning gear needed for their all their adventures.
AvaTech SP1 Avalanche Forecasting Tool
The AvaTech SP1 tool is capable of reading the structure of snowpack and slope while pinpointing the location. The info is then sent a universal platform where the location and data are recorded and shared.
The Ogden Experience: Salewa Unveils Latest in Utah's mountains
A first look at Salewa's new gear, as well as the natural wonders of Ogden, Utah.
How We Rate Running Shoes
Get to know how what our running shoe ratings mean
Meet Dan Nelson, our new Deputy Editor
We've tapped a veteran outdoor journalist to help us keep up with our growth. Meet our new number two.
Larsen and Waters Complete Their “Last North” Expedition In Only 53 Days
It was a grueling and emotional journey from Ellesmere Island to the geographic North Pole for American explorers Eric Larsen and Ryan Waters.
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Q&A: Polar Explorer Eric Larsen on His Gear and the 'Last North' Expedition
Gear Institute editors were able to pose a few questions to Eric Larsen while he and Ryan Waters waited on Ellesmere Island - before the two set out for the North Pole.
Best New Gear Awards: Outdoor Retailer Winter 2014
Our picks for the most innovative, eye-grabbing products being unveiled for Fall and Winter 2014.
Superman’s Cape? Columbia Unveils International Olympic Uniforms
Adventure Biking in Eastern Idaho
Riding the "adventure touring" trend on in lesser-known Teton country
Gear Ticker: Yukon 70 Cold Locker
The Yukon Cold Locker is a beast of a cooler that is perfect for hunters and fishermen. But how much beer can it hold?
Gear School: How We Test Sleeping Bags
Behind the scenes with Dan Nelson and our sleeping bag test team.