Our Yosemite guide talks hiking preparation including: Clothing for Yosemite, hiking outfit essentials, hiking shoes for Yosemite, and dressing for weather in Yosemite.
We narrowed down hundreds of lightweight hiking boot and mid-weight hiking boot choices to the Top 5 that offer best in class features: durability, comfort, and breathability. With an initial list of more than 40 reviewed hiking boots in 2019, we narrowed it down to a top 5 list of the best boots.
After researching dog packs and analyzing hundreds of professional and customer reviews, we tested the most popular dog packs to find the best dog backpacks for hiking with your dog. With a specially-designed backpack for dogs, your pet can carry their own food, water, or poo-bags.
We researched dozens of professional reviews and hundreds of customer reviews. And with our own experience, we found the best sleeping pads for backpacking. See our top picks for best overall, 4-season, budget, foam, and hybrid.
We researched top professional and customer reviews on satellite messengers and Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs). We narrowed down a list of 26 units, down to the top six units that will serve most outdoor people’s weight, budget, battery life, and communication needs.
We researched, tested, and used our own experience to find the best backpacks for backpacking. See our top picks for best overall, upgrade, high volume, heavy loads, budget, frameless, and budget frameless backpacks for multi-day trips in the backcountry.
In our search for the best electrolyte mix, we analyzed dozens of professional and user reviews. We cross-referenced our top picks with Labdoor, an independent company that tests supplements. Lastly, we purchased our top picks to determine aspects like texture, mix-ability, and taste.