Guy Gear

    • gopro-200x148Looking to buy an action camera? The Gear Guy is here to fill you in on the stuff you need to know and the cameras you should consider.

    • socks-200x148A good pair of socks is one of the best things a Scout can give his feet. Here's a guide to buying socks.

    • hydrate-200x148The Gear Guy's cool tips for staying hydrated on the go.

    • What should you include in your first-aid kit? Be prepared with advice and checklists to help you get the best first-aid kit for your next adventure.

    • flashlight-promoGear Guy sheds light on 10 great flashlights and headlamps.

    • Get a good night sleep on your next camp out with the Gear Guy's handy guide to sleeping pads, bag liners, pillows and cots.

    • knives-200x148.jpgBe prepared for anything with a trusty knife or multi-tool. Here's how to choose the best one to fit your needs.

    • cookware-200x148Time for grub! Need some camp kitchen gear? The Gear Guy is here to help.

    • Compass and GPS buying guideThe Gear Guy provides the lowdown on buying a compass or GPS receiver.

    • Boots are, without a doubt, the most important piece of gear you take on the trail. They will make or break your trip. So before you buy your next pair, here are some things to consider.

    • winter-200x148The Gear Guy brings you the best stuff for braving the brrrr when winter camping.

    • From helmets to boots, the Gear Guy fills you in on everything you need to know to suit up and shred the slopes.

    • Gear Guy fills you in on everyting you need to know to get ready to go rock climbing.

    • Learn the ins and outs of water treatment gear to help you stay healthy and hydrated on the trail.

    • Sometimes hiking boots are overkill. Here's how to buy sports sandals and light hikers.

    • bike-200x148Pro mountain biker Graham Agassiz give you all the advice you need to shop for your next bike.

    • sun-200x148Be prepared for those broiling summer days with these handy tips and hot gear.

    • backpack-200x148Here’s an Eagle Scout’s advice on picking the perfect pack.

    • jacket-200x148Be prepared for all sorts of weather with one of these jackets or "shells."

    • snowboard-200x148Get ready to shred with these need-to-know basic buying tips for skis and snowboards.

    • Ride On! Choosing the right mountain bike is fun and easy.