Melinda Gilbert

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Video: Ever Wonder How Fly Line is Made? Wonder No More

I was poking around YouTube the other day and found this video produced by Rio a couple years back. Maybe you've seen it, but I hadn't, and given …

6 Essential Lights for 2013

A trusty light is a must in the backcountry. Brighten up your next adventure with one of these six picks from our 2013 Summer Buyer’s Guide, from a headlamp that turns into a lantern to a knife that with a flashlight right in the blade.<p>Brunton Wow<p>You can wrap the Wow’s three spindly legs around a …

The Outdoor Gourmet

It's never been easier to whip up a proper feast at the campsite. If you’re serious about cooking tasty food in the outdoors, you’ve got to be organized. That’s why we love My Camp Kitchen’s sturdily constructed Outdoorsman. With a slide-out magnetic knife rack and drawers for spices and utensils, …

Revamp Your Basecamp

The Best New Car-Camping Gear<p>At the summer Outdoor Retailer Show in Salt Lake City, gear makers unveil next summer’s wares. Here’s a sneak peak of what we're excited to check out in person:<p>Revamp Your Base Camp: Jetboil Joule<p>4 major upgrades for your campsite<p>The first portable cooking system to be …

Outside's 2013 Gear of the Year

It's that time of year again. Our 2013 <i>Summer's Buyer's Guide</i>, which highlights the best hiking, biking, running, adventure travel, water-sports, and women's gear, is about to hit newsstands (official date is April 30). The iPad edition—with digital extras that allow you to zoom in on products, tap …