Serious about outdoor adventure? Put the experts in your camp with Outdoor Research—designing and testing bivy sacks, jackets, gaiters, mittens, ditty bags and other professional-grade gear for camping, hiking, skiing and mountaineering since 1980.
If you're planning an outdoor expedition, from camping & hiking to snowboarding, you need Outdoor Research in your camp. Founded in the wake of a 1980 medical airlift out of Alaska's Denali National Park, Outdoor Research continues to make smart, practical and safety-oriented gear today.
Outdoor Research has earned the respect of professional guides since its inception. Find out why when you put their women's hats, women's jackets, women's gaiters and women's gloves and mittens to the test. Same goes for men's jackets, men's gaiters, men's hats, and men's gloves and mittens.
When you're outdoors, the little things mean a lot. Things like high-quality Outdoor Research ski gloves, hats and socks can make all the difference between an uncomfortable skiing adventure and a blissful wilderness experience.
Want to keep little ones' hands and heads warm, too? Check out the full line of Outdoor Research kids' mittens, gloves and balaclavas.
The company is deservedly famous for its bivy sacks and other ultralight shelters that will shave pounds from your pack but keep you dry in a downpour.
At REI you'll find top-rated and top-selling gear and clothing from Outdoor Research, plus plenty of sale & clearance deals and bargains.