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Lander Backpack

New backpacks promises to protect tech devices during outdoor adventures

The newest backpacks from Lander provide users with a storage space dedicated to keeping our tech devices protected from the elements.
Hydro Flask

Enjoy wine at the campsite with this new bottle from Hydro Flask

Hydro Flask introduced a 25-ounce wine bottle and a 10-ounce tumbler for taking your favorite wine with you into the backcountry.
Ultimate Nexus

Tiny Ultimate Nexus camper easily transforms into a roomy outdoor living space

The Ultimate Nexus Teardrop Trailer is a tiny camper that converts into a full size living space complete with king-size bed.
Polar Seal

Stay warm this winter with the Polar Seal heated sports pullover

The Polar Seal is an active outdoor pullover that features integrated heating elements to keep the wearer warm in cold weather conditions.
Crua Clan

The Crua Clan tent system may be the only outdoor shelter you need

The Crua Clan tent system is a modular approach to camp shelters, providing a single option for all outdoor activities.
Nike+ Run Club

Polar adds Nike+ Run Club support to its fitness devices

Fitness watch manufacturer Polar has announced that it has added Nike+ Run Club support to its fitness -tracking devices.
Kicker Bullfrog speakers

Kicker’s new outdoor speakers bring 360 sound and great battery life

Kicker has expanded its Bullfrog line of Bluetooth speakers, introducing two new models designed for use in the outdoors.
Camping Cube

The Camping Cube is a mondo tent with charging pockets and a doggy door

E-Z Up's Camping Cube offers plenty of interior space, ample storage, fast set-up, and plenty of other amenities for your next camping trip.
Rambo Bikes

Rambo’s electric bikes are built for rugged backcountry adventures

Rambo ebikes are built for use in the backcountry where their rugged frames and fat tires can virtually roll over anything thrown at them.
Avionics V1

The Avionics V1 looks like no other ebike on the market, reaches 32 mph

The new Avionics V1 e-bike has a retro look, comes with a 5000-watt motor, and a battery that can last for up to 75 miles between charges.
Snow Peak Mini Solo

Snow Peak updates Mini Solo cookset for better backcountry meals

Snow Peak has updated its Mini Solo cookset, delivering more capacity while maintaining durability and a relatively light weight.
Mountain Hardwear Multi-Pitch packs

Mountain Hardwear reveals new Multi-Pitch line of climbing packs

Mountain Hardwear's durable new Multi-Pitch line of backpacks has been designed specifically for rock climbers.
Rump Puffy Poncho

The Puff Poncho is perfect for festivals and travel

Rumpl's new Puffy Poncho is cozy, waterproof, machine washable, and highly packable, making it perfect for all your travel adventures.

GoTele is your personal communications device for the backcountry

The goTele is an off-grid communications device that allows hikers to send text messages and GPS coordinates without a cell network.
Evergoods backpacks

New gear company Evergoods promises backpacks for every kind of adventure

A new outdoor company called Evergoods is creating versatile backpacks that can be used in both the backcountry and urban environments.
Vintage Electric ebike

Vintage Electric’s Café ebike blends classic ’50s design with 21st-century tech

Vintage Electric redefines what an ebike can look like with a retro styling of its new Café model, which features a 60-mile range.
UberQ Smart Portable Multi Griller

The Uber Q is a portable, app-enabled grill that’s small enough to take anywhere

The Uber-Q smart grill uses an iOS and Android app to alert users when their food has finished cooking and is ready to eat.

Tractive lets you track your pet’s location in realtime using 3G-based GPS

The Tractive 3G GPS pet tracker allows users to keep tabs on the whereabouts of their dog or cat at all times.
Giro Prolight Techlace

The insanely light Prolight Techlace shoes will help cyclists ride faster

Giro's new Prolight Techlace bike shoes weigh just 150 grams, making them the lightest cycling shoes ever created.

New fabric from Atacama promises to keep you cool and dry during your workouts

New technical fabrics from a company called Atacama promise to be 12 times drier for runners and cyclists who work out outdoors.
Ghost Whisperer

Mountain Hardwear’s ‘Ghost Whisperer’ sleeping bag inspired by iconic jacket

Mountain Hardwear has taken its iconic Ghost Whisperer jacket and turned it into a sleeping bag, shedding weight while improving comfort.

Snug as a bug in a … hammock? The MummyPod is a camping cocoon

The MummyPod is a sleep system designed for hammock campers, and includes a rain tarp, hammock, and versatile sleeping bag.
Nordisk Lofoton 1

Nordisk has created a one-pound tent for solo backpackers

The Nordisk Lofton ULW 1 may be the lightest single-person backpacking tent in the world, tipping the scales at just 1 pound.

This smart ball is designed to keep your pup healthy and happy

Bringy is a smart ball that can track a dogs speed and activity level to help them lead a healthier, happier life.
Otterbox Growler

Otterbox quenches your summer thirst with new 64-ounce growler

Otterbox introduces the Elevation 64, a large growler designed to keep your favorite beverages cold during the summer months.
Jack Wolfskin

This waterproof jacket is made completely from recycled materials

European outdoor brand Jack Wolfskin introduced the first shell jacket that is completely made from recycled materials.
Vollebak 100 Year Hoodie

Vollebak's Kevlar-infused hoodie is tough enough to survive on Mars

Outdoor apparel brand Vollebak has made an incredible new hoodie that is comfortable to wear, and also nearly indestructible.
LumaGlo Crossbelt

The LumaGlo Crossbelt keeps runners and cyclists safe at night

A new product from LumiGlo called the Crossbelt just might be the best option yet, improving visibility and safety dramatically
Sonnet Labs Sonnet Device

Send text messages and photos without a cell connection thanks to Sonnet

The Sonnet gives users the ability to share text messages, photos, and GPS coordinates without the need for a cellphone network.
RhinoWolf Modular Attachable Super Tent connected

Human tentipede: Rhinowolf’s modular tents link up to keep everyone (too) cozy

Multiple RhinoWolf tents can be connected to one another, essentially creating as much space as its users will need.
Hala Carbon Construction SUP Boards

Hala Gear uses carbon fiber to make inflatable stand-up paddle boards better

With the addition of carbon fiber, Hala Gear's inflatable stand-up paddle boards now rival hardshells in terms of overall performance.
creature craft whitewater rafts 2

Creature Craft whitewater rafts can automatically turn themselves upright

A Creature Craft inflatable whitewater raft is designed to be safer out on the water, adding a roll cage to avoid flipping.
specialized diverge bike specilized gravel

The Diverge bike is built for go-anywhere, do-anything adventures

polar v800 gopro stryd oakland down town

The Polar V800 GPS watch is updated with GoPro and Stryd support

Polar updated its V800 watch, adding support for remotely controlling the GoPro Hero 5 action camera as well as compatibility with Stryd.