Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Brands

News

Fall/Winter Gear Guide '09 Online!

Check out our enhanced and interactive Fall/Winter Gear Guide '09

Get full access to Outside Learn, our online education hub featuring in-depth fitness, nutrition, and adventure courses and more than 2,000 instructional videos when you sign up for Outside+ Sign up for Outside+ today.

Some lucky subscribers and newsstand buyers got a supplemental copy of BACKPACKER’s Fall/Winter Gear Guide for 2009. Inside, we review hundreds of boots, bags, jackets, snowshoes, skis, and more to get you set up for the winter sport of your choice.

Now, everyone can access the Fall/Winter Gear Guide in a special interactive edition.

We also feature scads of camping tips, including how to:

-Get warm and stay that way

-Pack right for every trip

-Build a safe snow cave

-Make fire in any weather

You’ll also get an inside scoop on our gear-busting Gear Lab, how sleeping bags get rated, and inside tips from Peter Whittaker, and more.

BACKPACKER Fall/Winter Gear Guide 209