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January 2012

Winter Gear at Outdoor Retailer

The Trailspace team is off to Salt Lake City January 18-22 to explore the gear celebration that is Outdoor Retailer Winter Market.

Follow along on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or Trailspace's YouTube channel; subscribe to our RSS feed, or just read our complete daily show coverage on the website »

Here are some highlights from our pre-show coverage:

Blogs, Videos, Pics, Tweets? What's your ideal Outdoor Retailer coverage?

From the latest lightweight packs and snow safety gear to collapsible potty trowels and organic energy bars, Outdoor Retailer has gear for outdoor enthusiasts of all interests and styles. What are you most eager to hear about, and how? Keep Reading »

Gear Preview: On-Snow

Here's our first OR product preview to whet your appetite. Since it's a winter show, we'll start with some backcountry snow gear.Keep Reading »

Gear Preview: Packs, Hydrophobic Down, Trekking Poles, Little Cups

We preview some new products, including winter ski and alpine packs, hydrophobic down bags, trekking poles, and unique dishware made from biomaterial. Keep Reading »

Gear Preview: Warm and Dry Apparel

In our final Outdoor Retailer gear preview we highlight insulation and outerwear. Expect even more puffy jackets, plus down and wool insulation and mid and outer layers in the backcountry, and around town. Keep Reading »

A Peek Back, Inside Jeff Lowe's Pack

New, shiny, whizbang gear tends to get the most attention. But often it's the rusty, frayed, and oxidized gear and apparel that deserves a second look. We checked out climber Jeff Lowe's 20-year-old gear at last summer's Outdoor Retailer. Keep Reading »

Past views from the Outdoor Retailer show floor

Today we head to Outdoor Retailer's All Mountain Demo day. While we're outside in the snow, here's a sample of what the indoor OR scene looks like from the floor, with pictures from last summer's show. Keep Reading »

And More!

We'll be following up with live coverage from the show all week. Follow along on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or Trailspace's YouTube channel; subscribe to our RSS feed, or just read our complete daily show coverage on the website »

News & Blog

Andrew Skurka's "Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide"

Soak Your Worries Away in Trailside Hot Springs

Lowe Alpine names Jeff Lowe Honorary President

National Park Service Announces 2012 Fee-Free Days

Cookware: Titanium, Aluminum, or...Paper?

Write Gear Reviews, Get Smarter

Skurka Shares How to Make a Living as an Adventurer

Safe Travel in Avalanche Terrain

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