Dennis Lewon shows you why the Mountainsmith Phoenix won this year's Green Award at the Outdoor Retailer Show in Salt Lake City. See why this pack from Mountainsmith went home with our Editors' Choice Award.
Kristin Hostetter breaks down (and puts back together) GSI's killer cooking system at the 2008 Winter Outdoor Retailer Show.
Backpacker Deputy Editor Dennis Lewon reports live from the 2008 Winter Outdoor Retailer Show on why Marmot's tried and true sleeping bags were given an Editors' Choice Gold Award.
Contributing Editor Tracy Ross shows off the remarkably light Scarpa Alien
Gear Editor Kristin Hostetter reviews the ski-specific, multi-day Ymir 55 pack from Sierra Designs
Two ultralight, ultracomfortable backpacks - one with a top lid and one without.
After 8 years, this tent is still the best deal out there. Editor-in-Chief Jonathan Dorn shows you why.
Are you ready for your best backcountry sleep ever? Carry less and sleep more with this light-and-luxe mattress.