Navigation Devices
Never get lost with these navigation tools.

Go-Anywhere Watch: Suunto Ambit Watch
The sleekest, best GPS watch yet.

Multisport Mapper: Magellan Switch Series GPS
This GPS is perfect, however you get from A to B.

Heavy Duty Power: Brunton Sustain2 Portable Battery
Your electronics will never run out of juice with this portable battery charger.

Beginner Bargain: Magellan eXplorist 310 North America GPS

Smartphone and Tablet Apps for Map Lovers
Field Test: Tough Waterproof Cameras
These six cameras can take it all and still bring home your hero shots.


The Best Breathable, Waterproof Rain Jackets
We gathered a dozen rain jackets with the new fabrics and put them to the test in a head-to-head challenge.


Ask Kristin: Does Stove Fuel Go Bad?

Q.} While rummaging around my basement I found a can of stove fuel. Does this stuff go bad like regular gasoline?

Gear Review: Black Diamond EXL Backpack
A 20-liter pack that offers all-day comfort.

Win Free Gear!
Every week we go into our gear closet and pull out a sweet prize.
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Official Rule and Regulations: Instagram October 2018 Giveaway

The “SNEWS Instagram October” giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by SNEWS, and promoted by SNEWS Media, a publication of Active Interest Media (the “Sponsor”). ONE (1) GRAND PRIZES About $430 worth of things:$170 Cotopaxi pack$57 SAXX holiday pack$25 Lorpen socks$50 SOG more

OFFICIAL RULES: O.R. Daily Hot Sheet/YETI Cooler Sweepstakes

O.R. Daily Hot Sheet/YETI Cooler Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by [name of brand], publications of Active Interest Media (the “Sponsor”). GRAND PRIZE: YETI Tundra 65 Cooler Estimated Prize Value: $400.00 All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply; more

OFFICIAL RULES: O.R. Daily Hot Sheet/Kodiak Sweepstakes

O.R. Daily Hot Sheet/Kodiak Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by SNEWS, publications of Active Interest Media (the “Sponsor”). GRAND PRIZE: One (1) of three Kodiak prize packages Estimated Prize Value: $400.00 All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply; more

Run Wild Retreat

Run Wild Retreats + Wellness Announces New Running Retreat in Ireland

CARBONDALE, COLORADO – February 12, 2018  Run Wild Retreats + Wellness, a travel company providing premier women’s trail running and wellness retreats in five countries, has added Ireland to its roster of 2018 retreats. Mindful running coach and company founder Elinor Fish is more

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Setton Farms Pistachios Integral to Chinese New Year Celebrations

Terra Bella, CA - February 12, 2018   Setton Pistachio of Terra Bella, Inc.- the nation’s second largest pistachio grower and processor and maker of Setton Farms Pistachio Chewy Bites based in California’s Central Valley- is excited to celebrate the Chinese New Year with the more


Dakine Releases New John John Florence Signature Surf Travel Bag

Hood River, OR - February 26, 2018  Considered the best surfer in the world, John John Florence has been on a surfboard since his infancy, originally signing as a Dakine athlete at age 7. He’s been gracing covers of magazines, redefining the approach to progression and more


Vista Outdoor Opens New Corporate Headquarters in Farmington, Utah

Vista Outdoor Inc. (“Vista Outdoor”) (NYSE: VSTO), officially opened its new 33,000 square foot corporate headquarters to the public yesterday, with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by state and local officials, community partners, members of the media, and employees. “We are more

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SNEWS will be back on Tuesday

We'll be back on Tuesday, but in the meantime, here are a few things we published recently:  Grassroots Outdoor Alliance Op-Ed: Promotional behavior is a growing concern Poll | Retailers: Do you own or rent your building? Durango retailer Backcountry Experience bought eNZees Foot more

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Seirus Innovation’s Mike Carey Included in NFL Films Documentary “The Helmet Catch”

San Diego, CA - February 20, 2018  Seirus Innovation Co-Founder and President Mike Carey is a man with many hats…and a zebra-striped uniform. For twenty-four years Carey maintained order and rule on the gridiron as an NFL referee, all while building Seirus’ cold weather more