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Climbing

Best Mountaineering Watches for Rugged Living

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best mountaineering watch is, we recommend the Garmin Epix sapphire multisport watch. Watches have come a long way in the last several years, upgrading from simple timepieces to

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Apparel

Best Hiking Jacket for Women During Any Season

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best hiking jacket for women is, we recommend the Arc’teryx Women’s Atom LT insulated jacket. Whether for warmth or for protection from the elements, hikers should care a

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Accessories

The 7 Best Camping Chairs with a Footrest

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best camping chair with a footrest is, we recommend the GCI Outdoors 3-Position Director’s Chair with Ottoman. Camping might not be the most comfortable hobby in the world,

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Apparel

Best Waterproof Hiking Pants for Women in 2022

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best waterproof hiking pants for women are, we recommend the REI Co-op Talusphere 2.0 rain pants. Hiking conditions can be wild and unpredictable. Especially in the mountains, you

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Apparel

Best Merino Wool Socks for Men and Women

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best merino wool socks are, we recommend the Smartwool Classic Hike crew socks for men, and the Darn Tough Bear Town micro crew socks for women. You can

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Camp

What is a Tent Footprint? How to Make Your Own

If you’ve ever read any of our tent reviews, you know that there are a lot of expensive (and inexpensive) shelters out there. But regardless of how much you spent, I suspect that most of you will want to keep

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Shelters

The Best 12 Person Tents in 2022

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best 12 person tent is, we recommend the CORE 12 Person Instant Cabin Tent. Camping is a hobby that’s loved by many, offering a chance to disconnect from

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Shelters

Best 10 Person Tent for Spacious Outdoor Living

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best 10 person tent is, we recommend the Eureka Northern Breeze 10 Screenhouse. Camping can be a fun way for you to spend time with your family. But

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Accessories

Camping with Electricity: 8 Power Sources for Your Tent

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best power source for camping with electricity is, we recommend the EcoFlow DELTA Portable Power Station. Many of us would be lost without our creature comforts, especially when

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Climbing

Best Mountaineering Backpacks of 2022

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best mountaineering backpack is, we recommend the Osprey Aether Pro 70 pack. It doesn’t matter how tricked out your mountaineering kit is if you don’t have a way

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Climbing

The Best Mountaineering Sunglasses in 2022

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best mountaineering sunglasses are, we recommend the Julbo Explorer 2.0 glacier sunglasses. Mountaineering is an activity that requires a lot of gear. By time you’ve remembered your boots,

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Climbing

Best Mountaineering Boots for Complete Foot Protection

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best mountaineering boots are, we recommend the La Sportiva Nepal Cube GTX Mountaineering Boots (for men) and the Lowa Cevedale EVO GTX Mountaineering Boots (for women). When it

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Spencer Yeomans
Founder and Developer 

As an outdoor enthusiast for over 15 years, I understand how important nature is for both your physical and mental health. Getting outside isn’t a question…it’s the answer to managing the stress and negativity in your life. Here, I’ll show you how to get the most out of nature, even with the time constraints of a 9-5 job. 

Sarah Yeomans
Lead Photographer

Nature has always been home. Being outdoors gives me an escape from the craziness of everyday life, and I’ve learned to make myself uncomfortable to live life fully. I encourage everyone to take on new adventures and embrace their wild side. 

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