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Expert Advice

From Our Gear Closet to Yours

Our co-op members and staff tested top-performing products and picked the best of the best. We have a feeling you'll love them, too.

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Skills

A Guide to Common Hiking Injuries

18 reviews with an average rating of 3.6 out of 5 stars

This guide reviews some of the most common hiking injuries, how to identify them, how to prevent them and what to do when you're injured on trail.

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Gear Guides

Craft Pure Trail: Tested Review

1 reviews with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars

We tested and reviewed the Craft Pure Trail trail-running shoe. Find the right trail-running shoe at REI.

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Gear Guides

The Best Ski Jackets for Women: Staff Picks

8 reviews with an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars

Find a new jacket for skiing or snowboarding among our favorites. We review women's ski jackets from Arc'teryx, The North Face and more.

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Gear Guides

The Best Ski Jackets for Men: Staff Picks

2 reviews with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars

Whether you're hitting the resorts or the backcountry, our experts offer recommendations for the best men's ski jackets and snowboard jackets.

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Gear Guides

The Best Winter Jackets of 2024: Staff Picks

9 reviews with an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars

Discover the best winter jackets to keep you warm and dry for snowshoeing, skiing, climbing, fat-tire biking, running, camping and everyday wear.

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Skills

What is glamping?

2 reviews with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars

You can get in touch with nature even while enjoying comforts of home. Here’s how to elevate your campsite.