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This Cottage Backpack Brand Is Worth a Look

Let’s assume, just for a moment, that most big-name backpack makers are planted in urban office buildings and dreary industrial parks. If that’s true …

Populele Smart Ukulele

You can uke it put your app into it. The Populele calls itself the world's first smart ukulele, and while I'm not sure anyone is going to rush to …

Adventure Mate Multi-Tool

No one wants to carry a toolbox into the wilderness. With the Adventure Mate Multi-Tool, you don't have to. Crafted from high-quality carbon rolled …

The 6 Best Dehydrated Meals for Backcountry Dining

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated with new picks for 2017. You can find last year’s picks on Page 2.<p>Modern innovation has advanced the …

Better Blade Than Never!

Not many products come with a lifetime warranty… and definitely not products that are subjected to rough use. The Bomber B-2 Nano Blade is quite a …

Alpha Rebel KCUF Luxury Survival Bracelets

Life testing your limits? KCUF it and expand them to 9' of 550-pound US Military paracord in seconds. The breaking strength can assist with anything …

Assolar Laser Slingshot

A child's toy this is not. Capable of firing projectiles at high speed, the Assolar Laser Slingshot is a serious weapon. The infrared sight and laser …

Charge your gadgets when you're off the grid with 1 tablespoon of water - The Gadgeteer

Portable backup batteries are handy to have when you’re away from an electrical outlet and need to charge your devices. But they are only good for a …

Off The Beaten Path National Park Trails

Warmer weather brings the opportunity to get outside. Tomtom's collection of Off The Beaten Path National Park Trails are a great place to start. …

Forsvarets Hudsalva Swedish Military Balm

Yesterday I showed you Fatworks, tasty animal fat you can use to cook. Today I bring you Forsvarets Hudsalva, soothing vegetable fat you can use to …

The High Knife

The High Knife is all about getting high on life. But it can't encompass every facet of your life's joys and gratifications, so the Swiss Army …

Campfire Mulled Wine Is the Perfect Way to Ride Out Storm

There are few occasions that can’t be made better with a bottle of wine. But during the winter months, and in this week in particular as big storms …

Flavors

Get Ripped Quick with This Simple and Effective HIIT Workout

Staying fit on the road is always a challenge. We’re out of our routines, away from our gym and eating a diet that’s different from usual (let’s be …

The Leather Hiking Boots for People Who Don’t Like Leather Hiking Boots

When I think “Danner” I immediately imagine their classic Mountain Light series of boots: thick-lugged soles supporting shiny, luscious leather …

Backpacking

Outdoorsman 101: Outdoor Skills Everyone Should Know

You aren’t a true outdoorsman unless you know these skills. If you don’t know them, that’s okay. Learn them below and commit them to memory. Not only …

FEBO - Draw with the Sun

FEBO is your paintbrush, the sun is your watercolor. Your acrylic. Your oil. Well, no. Really still just a big ball of fire, but now <i>your</i> big ball of …

The Ridge Slim Front Pocket Wallets

The Voynich Manuscript

Maybe the only thing stranger than the <i>Codex Seriphinianus</i> is the codex that inspired the <i>Codex Seriphinianus</i>: The "Voynich Manuscript." Still a …

JAK Knife Smoker's Multi-Tool

The Swiss Army: Neutral and regimented. The Jamaican Army: JAK-ed. Up. The Jamaican Army Knife is just as handy of a multi-tool as its European …

Why Colorado’s Most Dangerous Peak Is Also Its Most Appealing

On Friday, June 3, ten members of an unspecified U.S. military special forces team were rescued from Longs Peak in Colorado after suffering altitude sickness. It was the first of two helicopter rescues so far in 2016. This week, the 14,249-foot mountain claimed its first life. One of 53 fourteeners …

Mountaineering

Shark Wheel Sidewinder Longboard Wheels

It's too good of a line to pass up: Shark Wheel creator David Patrick has reinvented the wheel. At least for all the skaters out there. For the …

Brunton Axis Pocket Transit

Unless you're a geologist, odds are you won't have a serious need for the Brunton Axis Pocket Transit — but that doesn't mean you won't want it. With …

First Look: Upcoming 2017 Outdoors Gear

The twice-annual Outdoor Retailer trade show, held next week in Utah, is a mecca of gear. Thousands of brands debut products for the coming year. …

KOAR Bone Conduction Bluetooth Headset

While it sounds like a calibrated method of torture, bone conduction is actually a natural human feature. When we hear sounds, they reach us by …

Envirofit Rocket Stove

Light enough to carry around yet robust enough to support large pots and pans, the Envirofit Rocket Stove can make your campfire cooking a little …

Tateossian Compass Cufflinks

Odds aren't likely you need a compass while donning formalwear, but these Tateossian Compass Cufflinks make quite the statement nonetheless. Created …

The Groundfridge

Bomb shelter? Underground fort? Not really. But Dutch designer Floris Schoonderbeek's Groundfridge is big enough for me to pop a squat inside and go …

Lolo Lids Covert Beer Koozies

Drink your beer on the down Lolo with this lid of subterfuge. Disguised as a to-go coffee lid, the Lolo fits over a can of beer, which then slides …

Saltwater Battery Can Power Your Off Grid Home For 10 Years

This new battery runs on saltwater and can power your home for nearly 10 years (3000 days/nights). The best thing is it’s safer for the environment. …

Saltwater

Shopping for Handmade and Hard-to-Find Outdoor Gear Just Got Way Easier

Small, handmade outdoor gear is hard to get your hands on. Almost all of it is made to order, either here in the US or in pockets across the globe, …