Readers' Choice Issue: Reader-Rated Gear

Our official test team logged more than 2,337 miles and 263 nights in the backcountry to find the best gear for every type of hiker.



Reader Rated: The Family Camper



Reader Rated: Tech Gear



Reader Rated: Alpine Gear



Reader Rated: Weekend Warrior Gear



Reader Rated: Dayhiking Gear



Reader Rated: The Ultralighter