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New Fly Fishing Rods Feature Modern Designs from Classic Brands

New Fly Fishing Rods Feature Modern Designs from Classic Brands

Dan Nelson

We take a look at some excellent new fly fishing rods from a pair of classic brands who have been making exceptional gear for a very long time. 

Best New Gear Awards - Summer 2017

Best New Gear Awards - Summer 2017

The Editors

Our editor picks for the most innovative new products unveiled this week at Outdoor Retailer.

This Week's Hot New Cycling Gear

This Week's Hot New Cycling Gear

Robert Annis

We take a look at the latest and greatest cycling gear from this past week including the Silca Classic Pump, HX-One hex key set, North St. X-Pac Pioneer Hip Pack, Yuba Supermarche Cargo Bike and the 2018 Cannondale Synapse.

Sneak Peek: Hot Running Gear Coming Out Next Year

Sneak Peek: Hot Running Gear Coming Out Next Year

Cory Smith

Upcoming new products will literally cover you from head to toe. There’s no excuse to not get out there and run with great products like these on their way.

Sneak Peek: More Cool Outdoor Gear Coming in 2018

Sneak Peek: More Cool Outdoor Gear Coming in 2018

Cameron Martindell

More new gear announcements keep rolling in. Here's the latest of what stood out to us. What kind of gear are you most stoked on for your next season of adventuring?

Sneak Peek: The Climbing Gear That Won't Be At Outdoor Retailer

Sneak Peek: The Climbing Gear That Won't Be At Outdoor Retailer

Seiji Ishii

Here’s a few of the climbing products that will be missing at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market next week, but you will still see all of it at retailers next spring or even sooner.

Sneak Peek: Outdoor Gear coming in 2018

Sneak Peek: Outdoor Gear coming in 2018

Cameron Martindell

The Outdoor Retailer trade show is where companies show off what they're getting ready to release to the marketplace. Here's what to look forward to in the months to come.

Hydration Solutions for Anglers

Hydration Solutions for Anglers

Dan Nelson

Anglers can stay out on the water longer thanks to these simple, but effective, solutions for staying hydrated. 

SNEAK PEEK: THE COOLEST CAMP GEAR OF 2018

SNEAK PEEK: THE COOLEST CAMP GEAR OF 2018

Aaron Bible

We got a sneak peak into the latest and greatest camping and backpacking products manufacturers are getting ready to relase later this fall and next spring. Here's a great list of items to put on your holiday wish list!

First Look: Yeti Panga Duffel

First Look: Yeti Panga Duffel

Morgan Mason

From big river water to the sea, the new waterproof submersible duffel from Yeti has proven to be an incredibly durable bag.

Best Ski Bibs of 2017

Best Ski Bibs of 2017

Ben Conners

The Gear Institute's skiing expert conducted a thorough test of the top ski bibs for 2017. Here are the products that competed for our coveted Best in Class award. 

Tested: Five Water Repellant Coating Treatments

Tested: Five Water Repellant Coating Treatments

Lawrence DiVizio

When it comes to re-applying a waterproof coating to your gear, there are a lot of brands to wade through. Here are five we tested to make your choice a bit easier.

Fix Your Roof Top Tent Mounting Problem

Fix Your Roof Top Tent Mounting Problem

Aaron Bible

Roof top tents are more popular than ever...here's the quickest RTT mounting and removal system in the world to make them even more user friendly.

Tour Inspired: 2018 Road Bikes Announced

Tour Inspired: 2018 Road Bikes Announced

Robert Annis

Looking for a hot new ride? Or, maybe just a component upgrade? We made a wish list for you with sweet new bikes and accessories coming down the pike.

Sneak Peak: Climbing Gear Coming in 2018

Sneak Peak: Climbing Gear Coming in 2018

Seiji Ishii

Core brands are introducing fresh goodies for the discerning climber. 

First Unsupported Single Kayak from Cuba To US Underway

First Unsupported Single Kayak from Cuba To US Underway

Seiji Ishii

A team of adventurous paddlers have set out across treacherous waters once used only by Cuban refugees making their way to the U.S. 

Fly Fishing Tools of the Trade

Fly Fishing Tools of the Trade

Dan Nelson

Every angler can use a good pair of nippers and forceps in their bag. We share our favorites for these essential tools. 

Binge Watch This: Hoka Hacks Running Films

Binge Watch This: Hoka Hacks Running Films

Cory Smith

Hoka One One's pro athletes share their tricks on how they madie it to (and stay at) the top of their game. 

First Look: Mountain Hardwear Men’s Right Bank Scrambler Pant

First Look: Mountain Hardwear Men’s Right Bank Scrambler Pant

Seiji Ishii

These climbing pants fits perfectly under a harness and work just as well on the wall as they do at the office. 

Save Your Skull And A Few Bucks

Save Your Skull And A Few Bucks

Kelly Bastone

With its new Rover (mountain bike) and Route (road/commuter) helmets, Smith democratizes its flagship technology.

Denver Is The New Home Of The Outdoor Retailer Trade Show

Denver Is The New Home Of The Outdoor Retailer Trade Show

Cameron Martindell

Beating out a number of other cities vying for the show, Denver makes room for the twice-a-year gathering of outdoor industry professionals.

Net results: Finding the Perfect Fly Fishing Net

Net results: Finding the Perfect Fly Fishing Net

Dan Nelson

Do you have the proper net for savely pulling in fish? We take a look at various water conditions and recommend the best for each situation. 

First Look: Camelbak’s Revamped Fourteener 24 Daypack

First Look: Camelbak’s Revamped Fourteener 24 Daypack

Kraig Becker

The company that made hiking hydration systems popular across a multitude of sports goes back to the basics to make a great day hike pack.

Best Wading Boots of 2017 (Women's)

Best Wading Boots of 2017 (Women's)

Kelly Bastone

The Gear Institute’s fishing expert conducted a thorough test of the top wading boots of 2017. Here are the products that competed for our coveted Best in Class award.

First Look: Outdoor Research Gauge Tee

First Look: Outdoor Research Gauge Tee

Seiji Ishii

New Polartec Delta fabric strikes a balance between moisture wicking and evaporative cooling.

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