This podcast dives into the science to answer the question: are trekking poles worth the weight?
This lightweight trekking poles gear guide discusses the scientific justification for/against poles, and features reviews of 14 models.
View our staff picks for the best backpacking gear of the year - recommendations from our editors and guides for hiking and backpacking gear.
The Ruta Locura Lone Peak Tent with the wood-burning WiFi stove offers luxury winter camping accommodations at a relatively paltry weight.
Replace stock parts in your Jetboil PCS with a carbon fiber lid and sub-one-ounce stove burner, and save nearly 3 oz on the weight of your cook system.