The best season of the year is here—camping season. (Unless you're one of those brave souls who camps during winter, in which case camping just got better.) There's a lot of fine gear out there, so go on and treat yourself. Here are our picks for the year's best tents, backpacks, sleeping bags, hiking boots and accessories, plus buying tips to make sure you get what's right for you.
Top sleeping bags 2012
Find out the secret to staying warm at night with one of these top sleeping bagsRead More >
Top tents 2012
These tents are the best when it comes to keeping you sheltered in the outdoorsRead More >
Buying basics: Backpacks
When backpack shopping, it is important to purchase the correct backpack — one that fits both you and the intended trip. Focus on the fit...Read More >
Top camping accessories 2012
From utensils to headlamps, these items will meet your camping needs bestRead More >
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