A pair of wheels gets you deeper and further into the outdoors than any other human-powered transportation. Whether you're on wide knobbies or skinny slicks, there is no bad season for biking.

CEP Dynamic+ Socks

CEP's Dynamic+ socks are so specifically tailored, they tell you which sock goes on which foot.  These compression socks are amazing on long rides, eliminating foot soreness while wicking and cushioning.  If your feet feel like meatloaf after 100 miles, or if your favorite cyclist has to put their feet up when they get home, these are the socks to buy.  Pay special attention to the size chart!

Grab them from Amazon.

Defiant Pack Bikepacking Bags

Bikepacking is the new thing.  Defiant Pack makes bags for bikepacking.  Get customized frame bags to fit your frame or pick up a saddle bag or handlebar harness to tote your camping gear into the woods on your bike instead of on your back.  Durable materials and Colorado craftsmanship mean these bags will last for ages.  Our review of the packs is here.

Head to Defiant Pack's site to see what's on offer.

Diamondback Haanjo Trail Carbon

Available directly from Diamondback, shipped 95% assembled.

Pearl Izumi Elite Escape AmFIB Tights

Don't let cold weather stop your pedaling.  Pearl Izumi's Elite Escape tights use Pearl's AmFIB softshell on the front and new, PI Dry on the back to create the perfect micro-environment around your legs.  Ankle zips are shifted rearward for comfort and a small, stretchy pocket on the thigh carries keys.  Pearl's warmest tights, the Elite Escapes have kept our legs warm down below 30°.

Men's and Women's versions available in tights and bibs from Backcountry.com

Chamois Butt'r GoStik

Get a GoStik from Jenson USA

Rinsekit

CAMP

Whether you're on an expedition or a weekend at a campground in Rocky Mountain National Park, proper gear makes camping comfortable, relaxing, and fun. We've selected a few pieces for you, each of which we've had our hands on to make sure they're worthy of your next trip into the woods.

BODY

You can't use your favorite gear if you don't have your health.  We tapped our resident personal trainer and asked him to select some fitness and nutritional gear that will help you make the most of every outdoor adventure.

SHRED and SPIN

A pair of wheels gets you deeper and further into the outdoors than any other human-powered transportation.  Whether you're on wide knobbies or skinny slicks, there is no bad season for biking.

SLOPE

Ah, schussing.  Is there any better feeling?  No, we didn't make up that word.  It's German or something.  Point is, this is the perfect time - gear-wise - to upgrade or fill out your quiver.  The latest skis and boards just dropped.  Binding tech is better than ever.  Even ski poles are in a renaissance.  If you haven't looked at new plank(s) in a while, now's the time!

STRIDE

Whether on road or trail, the proper gear makes the difference between a sick run and a horrific, suffering chafe-fest.  Grab some of our favorite running gear to make the miles disappear under your feet.

GALS

It's a gals' gear renaissance.  Never have women had so many options in technical, stylish gear that actually functions as well as it looks.  We have suggestions covering everything from insulation to city boots and everything between.  Guys reading this - you're going to win the holidays.

GUYS

The freshest gear for guys - from head to feet, we have suggestions to cover everything.  Whether you need to keep warm, look good, or keep the stink away, you'll find the perfect gift here.  Women - these are the pieces your guys want.