It’s the peak of winter sports season. Have you hit the slopes yet? Maybe you’re a snowboarding dilettante, or maybe you’re new to shredding and want to invest in the right snowboarding gear. Either way, we’ve got the essentials that’ll help you own the mountain this season. 6 of theContinue Reading

When it comes to finding the best snowboards, we can recommend a bevy of options ranging from all mountain to alpine to freestyle. But you’ve got to consider a board’s construction, materials, camber, and feel. Do you want a certain length or flex pattern? Or maybe a board suited forContinue Reading

The cast-iron Dutch oven is an essential part of your winter cooking arsenal—the key to better-than-the-bistro braises, game-day chili, and bakery-worthy bread. Round Dutch Oven by Le Creuset If money’s no object, grab this French-made, enameled pot: It maintains heat for evenly cooked roasts and crusty breads, and sears withoutContinue Reading

Much like professional football or big wall rock climbing, overlanding was always something I admired from afar (or, let’s be honest, through Instagram) but never really considered doing myself. Unless I win the lottery, I’m probably not going to plunk down the cash for a kitted-out 4×4. So when FrontContinue Reading

Trail shoes, road shoes, comfy shoes, casual shoes—it’s easy to fill up your closet with a pair for every occasion. But sometimes you just want one that can do it all (or at least come close), and that’s exactly the niche Under Armour aims to fill with their newly launchedContinue Reading

The editors and contributors at Men’s Journal see and test a lot of gear. And after 12 months of testing and torturing everything from gravel bikes to blenders and bags, we’ve created a list of the stuff you’ll find us packing, riding, using, and wearing on our adventure, both homeContinue Reading

Sunglasses are some of the hardest-working, most versatile pieces of gear you can buy. No matter what you like to do outside, a good pair of shades is essential, both for protecting your eyes from harmful UV rays and for clear, unhampered vision. Looking to upgrade your frames? We’ve roundedContinue Reading