One of the most critical pieces to finding the ideal backpack is your torso length. Backpacker Gear editor Kristin Hostetter shows you how to get started.
Gear Editor Kristin Hostetter demonstrates the basic clothing to wear on top to stay comfortable in any conditions.
Gear Editor Kristin Hostetter on packing the right foods for winter camping
Kristin Hostetter shows you the essential gear, and how to pack it, for a day of backcountry skiing.
From suspension to pockets, gear editor Kristin Hostetter details what to consider when shopping for a new pack.
Gear Editor Kristin Hostetter reviews the ski-specific, multi-day Ymir 55 pack from Sierra Designs
Improve comfort and stability.
Gear Editor Kristin Hostetter shows how to fix a leaking fuel stove