The stars aren't actually any brighter in summer. But with nights getting warmer and more inviting, sometimes it seems that way. Starting later this month, night sky season will hit its peak as the Perseid meteor shower lights up the Earth's atmosphere. Get ready to watch in comfort with these five on-sale picks from BACKPACKER's editors and reviewers.
The Best Deals at the Backcountry Semi Annual Sale
Now's a good time to grab hiking boots, jackets, adventure luggage, and more.