Our yurt-dwelling test team shares the goodness of Bear Creek Country Soup Mixes
Editor-in-Chief Dennis Lewon reviews Black Diamond's killer Carbon Megawatt Skis
If you don't have any water, you may need to wring it out of the land around you. Find out how as Ted teaches you how to use a transpiration bag. If you don't have any water, you may need to wring it out of the land around you. Find out how as Ted teaches you how to use a transpiration bag.
Beat the backcountry blahs with this aromatic curry dish Beat the backcountry blahs with this aromatic curry dish.
An ultralight tent for two that's under two hundred bucks.
A headlamp that doubles as a hanging lantern A headlamp that doubles as a hanging lantern.
A multifuel stove that burns liquid gas and canister fuel with ease.
Our zip-off pant hater has become a believer with these stylish convertibles.
Upgrade your car camping menu with this pioneer pot.
The BACKPACKER editors head to the ultimate gear testing ground: Chile's 3,600-meter Volcano San Pedro
Two ultralight, ultracomfortable backpacks - one with a top lid and one without.
Send and receive messages from the backcountry
Tackle that big mountain with tips from our in-house mountain guide Tackle that big mountain with tips from our in-house mountain guide
The only backpacking t-shirt you'll ever need. See why this shirt stands out from the rest.
The best carbon poles we've ever tested.
A family-size tent that weighs as much as some two-person shelters.
Call for emergeny help and stay connected back home with these two high-tech gadgets.
A softshell made for backpackers.
A 2.5-inch, full-length mattress that's insulated with open-cell foam.
An 800-fill-down puffy that packs small and is under $200.
Maximum warmth, minimum weight Maximum warmth, minimum weight.
These perfect pots have stood the test of time and earned our coveted Editors' Choice Gold Award.
This uncommonly comfortable boot tackles the biggest terrain in our video review.
Get ready for the hike of a lifetime as our editors take you up the best trail in the Alps. Get ready for the hike of a lifetime as our editors take you up the best trail in the Alps. (Download the tracklog for this hike here!)
Attention, ultralighters who want a legit two-person tent: This is it.