Best of Backpacking Gear

Gearing up for a long walk in the woods or an extended stay in the backcountry? Check out some of our favorite new packs, tents, sleeping bags, footwear, clothes, and other gear for getting out and staying out! Here our top backpacking gear picks for Spring/Summer 2022:

Lowa Zephyr GTX Mid

Lowa Zephyr GTX Mid

The original Zephyr boot was and is a favorite of servicemen and servicewomen because of its incredible combination of fit, durability, and utilitarian functionality. Of course, all of those qualities are appealing to hikers and backpackers…