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Carry-ons, toiletry kits, personal items, oversized luggage – it can be tiring to know what to bring with you on vacation! Our gear section highlights only the best options.

Ben Sherman 24/7 Motion Stretch Chino

Review: These Ben Sherman pants might be the only pair I’ll even buy – here’s why

Ben Sherman makes great clothing, n doubt about it, but the 24/7 Motion Stretch Slim Chino may be the best pants I've ever worn.
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Luggage 101: How to clean and store hard shell and soft sided luggage

Gymshark studio collection yoga pants

Gymshark Black Friday: Up to 50% off shorts, t-shirts, and more

Someone packing their suitcase for a trip.

Make travel easy: The best packing apps for every type of traveler

Sony PlayStation Portal

Will Sony’s portable PlayStation Portal be your new travel buddy?

Apple AirTags in carrying cases

Your travel bag probably doesn’t have an Apple AirTag, but it needs one — here’s why

Ft. Wayne - Circa August 2017: Costco Wholesale Location. Costco Wholesale is a Multi-Billion Dollar Global Retailer X

Costco has a secret online store, Costco Next, that any member can access – here’s how

A view of a suitcase making its way through Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv, Israel.

Check in with the best lightweight luggage for any kind of travel

Well-dressed man rolling a luxury carry-on bag through a private plane terminal hallway

Travel in style — our 3 favorite luxury carry-on luggage pieces

Take it from a relentless traveler: These are the best travel gifts for men

AirFly device, headphones, passport, airpods, and plane ticket spread out on red table.

This must-have travel accessory is nearly weightless and costs less than $55

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Here’s everything you need to pack for a trip to Yellowstone National Park

Salomon running shoe on the ground

Salomon everyday running shoes: How do they stack up to the blue blood competition?

Salomon shoes offer lightweight construction. How do they stack up against oft-recommended New Balance shoes? Ready, set, review.
Wingman-of-the-Road Goose Motorcycle Camping System lake feature

Pitch up in the best motorcycle tents for camping with your two-wheeler

There's nothing more exhilarating than the thought of hitting the open road on two wheels again. Here are the best motorcycle tents if a motel just won't do.
iPhone 14 Plus.

Review: Does the iPhone 14 Plus live up to its outdoorsy reputation?

Apple has marketed the iPhone 14 as the ideal phone for travelers and outdoor enthusiasts. Our review takes a look at its travel chops.
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DaKine High Roller snowboard bag review: Traveling like a pro (snowboarder)

The DaKine High Roller is a lightweight snowboard bag for travelers - but does it protect your gear? Will it hold up to baggage handlers? Read on to find out!
A man running on the beach

4 good reasons to buy an Apple Watch Ultra if you travel often

They're not calling it the rugged Apple Watch for nothing. The Apple Watch Ultra has numerous benefits that make it an ideal travel companion.
A man in a yellow GORE-TEX jacket walks past a lake

This is why your Gore-Tex jacket isn’t keeping you dry

Unbridled breathability just doesn't exist, so we take a look at the limitations of Gore-Tex, how it functions, and what you can do to help your jacket.
man running by mountain

Salomon made a running shoe designed to be beat up – then recycled

The new Salomon shoes are out. They're recyclable once again, and more comfortable and colorful than the originals.

The 10 best men’s workout shirts to help you get fit in 2023

With brands like Vuori, Under Armour, and Lululemon, featuring moisture-wicking, anti-odor technology, here are some of the best men's workout tees.
Amazfit GTR 4 watch.

We tried the Amazfit GTR 4 watch to see if it’s worth the hype

The Amazfit GTR 4, a smartwatch built for all conditions, has arrived. It has a lot going for it, from great sensors to a stylish build.
Man standing outside a door with two large travel suitcases.

Get ready for your next trip: The best luggage brands for every type of traveler

Whatever your flavor of luggage — from carry-all backpack to compact carry-on to wheeled duffel — these are the best brands for every type of traveler.
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The best stylish workout gear to help you stick to your 2023 fitness resolutions

New Year Resolutions can be challenging to maintain after January. Check out these stylish gear to help get you back on track.

Go ultralight on your next flight with the best carry-on luggage of 2023

Finding the right carry-on luggage can be challenging, especially if you're a newbie traveler. Hence, we gathered the best carry-on luggage for 2023.

The 5 best body powders for men to help you avoid embarrassing odors

Don't wait for the chaffing to start. Keep your body cool and comfortable year round with these best powders that are proven effective.
Alo yoga brand.

The best men’s athleisure brands in 2023 for year-round style and comfort

Athleisure is the combination of loungewear and athletic clothes and these are some of the best brands in 2023.
Passengers walking through an airport.

Fly high in style with the best travel accessories for long flights in 2023

With the right gear, flying can be a lot less terrible. Here are some of the best air travel accessories we could find for your next long-haul flight in 2023.
Man doing sprints and jumps.

The best workout brands for every fitness routine

Here are the best workout clothing brands in 2023 regardless of your level of fitness. Be sure to grab some new gear and hit the gym!
Man running in the woods.

The Best Fitness Gear For Runners To Help You Run Better

If you're serious about your running routine and want to take your workouts to the next level, here are the best fitness products for runners.
Rogue Feed Sack.

The best sandbags for workouts to build upper body strength

Sandbags deliver a great, versatile workout. We've rounded up the best of the best.

Sleep tight (and warm) this winter in the best cold-weather sleeping bags

Just because the weather cools off doesn't mean you have to give up camping. Hit the trails this winter with the right winter-ready sleeping bag.
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Go green and save with the best places to rent your outdoor gear in 2023

A growing number of companies are getting into the pay-per-use game for outdoor gear. These are the best places to rent all your outdoor gear in 2023.
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How to buy the right ski gear this winter: A complete guide

It's time to head to the mountains for a weekend of skiing and snowboarding. If you're wondering what to wear, here's everything you'll need in ski gear.
Two camping tents covered in snow on a mountain in winter.

Camping gear 101: the must-have equipment for everyone

Winter camping is a whole different ball game. Why go lightweight this winter when you can go in comfort with our best winter camping gear.
motorcycle standing in front of a car covered in snow.

How to winterize your motorcycle in a single afternoon

For most riders, the arrival of the holidays means it's time to winterize your motorcycle. Knock it out in an afternoon with these five simple steps.
Tortuga travel backpack.

First look: the next generation of the Tortuga Travel Backpack

The new version of the Tortuga Travel Backpack is almost here. Find out what's new and whether or not it's worth the upgrade.
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This is the essential winter motorcycle gear to keep you riding all year long

There are two kinds of men in this world: Those who ride in the winter, and those who don't. Earn your curves year-round with the best winter motorcycle gear.
Man dressed in winter clothes running under the snowy weather.

The best winter running gear: Our top picks to start 2023 off right

These are the best winter running gear you can get to help combat the cold if you're planning on doing any running this winter.
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The 10 best lighters to keep on hand in 2023

Ditch your cheap lighters with a high-performance lighter for your needs, from home improvement to camping. Here are the best lighters for every purpose.

The ultimate ultralight backpacking gear list: This is everything you need

If you want to move fast on the trail, you need ultralight backpacking gear. Here's our ultimate packing list for ultralight adventures.
Introducing Unitree PUMP portable resistance machine with built-in FOC motor.

Unitree PUMP Is Always Ready To Use, and Here’s Why That’s Awesome

The Unitree PUMP is portable, so you can bring it with you and easily anchor it to get excellent resistance training no matter where you are.
Matador Meggigngs worn while working out in two styles.

Meggings? Yep, Matador Meggings Redefined Men’s Leggings for the Male Anatomy

Matador Meggings and athleisure men's wear are designed for the male anatomy and have a ton of amazing features that most pairs leggings do not. Learn more.
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Best Prime Day Dumbbell Deals for 2022

It's Prime Day 2022, and Amazon's Prime Day dumbbell deals are amazing.
A runner with a hydration pack looks out over a rolling green wilderness.

These Are the Best Backpacks to Carry You During Runs

The Manual has collated all the needed info to provide you with a review of the best runner’s backpacks to ease your transition to becoming a true dirt devil.
The Arlo Sky Zipper Carry-On Max is a sleek, functional bag.

The Arlo Skye Zipper Carry-On Max Is Beautiful, Functional Luggage

Looking for the best carry-on luggage money can buy? Here's out review of the Arlo Skye Zipper Carry-on Max.
A person holding a pair of binoculars with his left hand in an open field.

The 10 Best Binoculars for Finding Your Game in 2022

Are you "game" for using one of our best binoculars for your next hunting trip? If so, check out our top picks that are high in quality and easy to use.
Using a massage gun.

The 11 Best Massage Guns for Your Post-Workout Recovery

To help your muscles wake up or cool down, we've rounded up the best massage tools below.
hiking poles backpack mountain

Hiking the Trail? Here’s 9 Tips for Safe Self-Navigation

Getting lost on the trail can be a terrifying experience, particularly for solo hikers. But it’s also preventable with proper preparation.
Best Hiking and Backpacking Tents

The 11 Best Backpacking Tents for Hiking and Camping

The best backpacking shelters balance weight, bulk, affordability, and wet-weather protection.
Group of people camping and dining off-grid with solar power.

The 10 Best Pieces of Solar Gear for Exploring Off-Grid in 2022

Finding the right solution for your on-the-go power needs can be tricky. We’ve done the hard work by rounding up the best solar gear for exploring off-grid.

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