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Gear of the Year:
Gift Ideas
Photo: Swiss Army Watch

Here are all the gotta-get-it items for  savvy outdoor fanatics this holiday season.
Gear gift ideas


Audio Exclusive:
Listen to Ed Viesturs
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Download an interview with our Adventurer of the Year,
Ed Viesturs. Then read about ten other incredible athletes.

Hear Ed Viesturs


Train Like an Olympian
Photo: Olympians

Steal these training moves from three top Olympians
Get the exercises


King Kong in RwandaPhoto: King Kong

To get into character, actor Andy Serkis, a.k.a. King Kong, sought out some ideal coaches: the mountain gorillas of Rwanda.
Read the King Kong interview


This Month's Stories
Big-Cat Biologist Alan Rabinowitz
Photo Gallery: Mongolia

Road Trip: Puerto Rico
Winter Weekend Getaways
Ski Vacation Almanac


Adventure Videos
Paddling Croatia
Climbing Icebergs
Jaguars in Belize





User Reviews
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Mountain Hardwear Women's Butter Hoody
Lightweight, moisture-wicking microfilament polyester and Lycra® has a smooth 'But-tah' texture.
Image: 5 Stars
More Shirts | Fleece Shirts
Photo: Mountain Hardwear Women's Butter Hoody
Patagonia Women's Pinback Top

Image: 5 Stars
More Shirts | Tank Tops
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Pearl Izumi Women's Tokyo Tight
With a relaxed fit and soft Tk2 fabric, it's the all-purpose option for active women.
Image: 5 Stars
More Pants | Running Pants
Photo: Pearl Izumi Women's Tokyo Tight
Patagonia Men's R2 Vest
Core warmth without excess bulk or weight.
Image: 5 Stars
More Vests | Fleece Vests
Photo: Patagonia Men's R2 Vest
Salomon Men's XA Pro 3D Running Shoe
Race-ready performance keeps your feet close to the ground without wearing thin on comfort.
Image: 5 Stars
More Running Shoes | Trail Running Shoes
Photo: Salomon Men's XA Pro 3D Running Shoe
Outdoor Research Women's PL Base Glove
Light base layer for the hands
Image: 5 Stars
More Gloves & Mittens | Glove Liners
Photo: Outdoor Research Women's PL Base Glove
Smith Toaster Slider Sunglasses
Three interchangeable lenses in a wrap frame design with hydrophilic nosepads and temple ends.
Image: 4 Stars
More Sunglasses | Casual Sunglasses
Photo: Smith Toaster Slider Sunglasses
Outdoor Research Water Bottle Parka
Wraps water bottles in a layer of molded closed-cell insulation and foam to keep beverages cool.
Image: 5 Stars
More Water Bottles & Bags | Bottle Holders
Photo: Outdoor Research Water Bottle Parka
Patagonia Men's R1 Flash Pullover
The R1® Flash Pullover is a versatile, highly breathable base layer for mixed thermal conditio
Image: 5 Stars
More Jackets | Fleece Jackets
Photo: Patagonia Men's R1 Flash Pullover
Patagonia Men's Classic El Capilene Jacket
A great cold-weather midlayer and also an excellent warm-up in mild conditions.
Image: 5 Stars
More Jackets | Fleece Jackets
Photo: Patagonia Men's Classic El Capilene Jacket




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