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Get the best snowboard boots for comfortable connection

These are the best snowboard boots on the market to give you a comfortable and responsive ride this winter.
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Learn your turns and your terms with our ski slang dictionary

There's a whole culture around skiing, and that means a whole language. Our ski slang dictionary is here to help you sound like a true skier.
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Step up your ride this year with our best snowboard bindings

Winter is here and the mountains are covered with snow. This is the perfect week to get out and enjoy some snowboarding.

Explore the winter landscape with our snowshoeing tips

Snowshoeing is a great winter alternative to skiing if you want to explore local trails on foot. These tips will help you to get started or hone your skills.
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The surprise must-have item for your winter sports adventures

Ever wanted to warm up between ski runs? When tailgating at a ski resort, you need the best gear possible. The BioLite FirePit+ is this year's must-have.
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Save time strapping in with these step in snowboard bindings

Want to spend more time riding on the mountain and less time sitting at the top of a chair? Check out these step in snowboard bindings.
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These are the must-have snowboarding, skiing, and winter sports apps

Paper maps are out, and with these apps, so is the guesswork. Plan your holiday around the snow and stay in the know on the mountain with our top ski apps.
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Rip up the resort with the best all-mountain snowboards

Is there such a thing as the silver bullet of snowboards? We take a look at the best all-mountain snowboards of 2023.
A snowboarder rides high over a jump on a Burton Snowboard.

This website is a trip down memory lane for nostalgic snowboarders

Get a hit of nostalgia with this throwback website showcasing the best snowboards and snowboarding gear on offer through the years.
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Hit the slopes at these beginner-friendly skiing resorts in Vermont

Whether you're taking to the snow for the first time or learning to link your turns on skis or snowboards, these beginner-friendly Vermont resorts are for you.
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How to handle bear encounters in the wild: A simple guide

If it's brown, lie down. If it's black, fight back. Good advice, or a surefire way to turn a bear encounter into an attack? We take a look.
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BioLite Headlamp 425 review: Recharge your winter adventures

Keep your winter adventures moving with this rechargeable headlamp from BioLite.
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Is the Burton Mystery Series coming to a resort near you?

Get your fun on with Burton's Mystery Series. This banked slalom snowboard event gives you a chance to meet the pros and is all about finding your groove.
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Revealed: The best snowboarding gear to hit the slopes with in 2023

Kick your winter season off with all the best snowboarding gear on offer in 2023.
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Keep warm and look good with the best snowboarding clothes of 2023

Get your snowboarding wardrobe winter-ready with the best snowboarding clothing of 2023.
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Hit the slopes in style this season: Our top picks for all the best ski gear

Gear up for a winter on the slopes with the best skiing gear of 2023.
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New to snowboarding tricks? This is the video you need to watch

Snowboarding is all about getting loose and jibbing around the mountain. This video will help you get to grips with the basics of snowboard tricks.

How to wax skis to maximize your slide down the slopes

Properly waxed skis will have you gliding effortlessly down the slopes. Start your winter off right with these ski wax tips.
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Ditch the hiking pants: these Ibex merino joggers are the answer to cozy camping

Fall is all about being cozy. Whether you're sitting around a campfire or looking for cozy pants for van life this fall, check out these merino pants from Ibex.
How To Fell a Tree

How to cut down a tree without ending up in the emergency unit

Learn to safely fell a tree by picking a direction of fall, escape routes, and knowing how to make your cut to avoid kickback.
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How to build a campfire in 6 simple steps

Learn to build a campfire safely and effectively before your next camping trip.
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Why this year’s Backyard Ultra Team Championship might be the most extreme yet

The backyard ultra marathon is the ultimate test of endurance, but what about if you pitch runners from 37 countries up against one another?
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Campfire cooking: This is the absolute best way to make a pot hanger

There are many different ways to hang a campfire cooking pot, but this adjustable pot hanger lets you adjust the heat exposure and go from boil to simmer.
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7 essential things you have to do now so your ski gear is ready for winter

Winter is just around the corner, so prepare your ski gear and yourself for a winter on the slopes with our guide.
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Fall camping tips: The ultimate guide to campfire cooking

Make the most of your time in camp this fall and go beyond the skewer, with these campfire cooking tips.
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Fall trail running tips: 7 things you should do to make the most of your workout

Fall can be the perfect time to push your running with the summer heat passed and before winter rolls in. Get ahead with our fall trail running tips.
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Power Up Your Fall Camping Setup With the BioLite BaseCharge

Fall camping means shorter nights, more time in camp, and less reliable weather. Power up your fall camp with the BioLite BaseCharge for fall camping comfort.
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How to Make 5 Nutritious, Delicious DIY Trail Snacks

Learn how to make five healthy trail snacks that will fuel you for long days of trekking or overnight hikes.
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In Review: Why My Go-To Ultralight Pack is the Montane Trailblazer LT

The Montane Trailblazer LT is an ultralight pack for runners and hikers who want minimal fuss and maximum load bearing.
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Embrace the Summer With These 10 Microadventures

Microadventures take place close to home and fit in the 5-9. Here are 10 ideas to help you make the most of summer.

Introductory Guide to Stand Up Paddleboards

Paddleboarding is one of the fastest-growing watersports worldwide. Here's how you can take to the water with confidence this summer.
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A Beginner’s Guide to Backcountry Navigation

Knowing how to navigate in the backcountry is vital for planning and safely enjoying your next big adventure. Our beginner's guide will help you stay on track.
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Fast and Light Overnight: A Newbie’s Guide to Fastpacking

Going ultralight is the new trend, but what about fastpacking? Learn all you need to know about covering maximum distance, with minimal equipment.
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Ditch the GPS: How to Navigate Using a Map and Compass

No matter how advanced technology is, the age-old map and compass are indispensable. Learn how to use them with our quick and easy guide.
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The Ultimate Beginner’s Backpacking Guide

Hiking with your world on your back is the purest form of travel. Set yourself up for success with our beginner's guide to backpacking essentials.
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The 7 Best Camping Stoves for Car Camping in 2022

When you're able to carry all the frills, why would you settle for a small stove? These camping stoves will let you cook up a storm in 2022.
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Here are 12 of the Best Campground Alternatives for RVs

Take a break from campsites and spend the night somewhere unique with some of the best RV campground alternatives out there.
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The 12 Best Camping Tents to Keep the Elements Out in 2022

Spring is just around the corner and camping is back, so we have pulled together the 12 best camping tents for your outdoor adventures in 2022.
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The 8 Best Fire Starters for Outdoor Camping in 2022

Campfires are an integral part of any outdoor camping trip. Get your fire going every time with our best fire starters.
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Light the Way with the Best Flashlights of 2022

Flashlight technology has come a long way, giving you lots of lumens for your money and hours of unfading battery life. So, here are our top flashlights.
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The 10 Best Dry Bags for Your Wettest Adventures in 2022

Whatever the weather, wherever your adventure takes you, keep your gear secure with our top 10 dry bags.
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The 9 Best Backpack Coolers for Spring Hikes

Whether you're hiking solo or with your buddies, be sure to keep your drinks cold on the trail not with a huge cooler but with the best backpack coolers.