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Final Week: Enter to Win Hike and Bike Gear from Source

It's time to review your outdoor gear. That's because next week we're giving one of our reviewers (maybe you?) a plethora of hiking and mountain biking gear, thanks to Source ($430 value). Keep Reading »

Meet Tam of the Rockies: Our Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations, Tam McTavish! As Reviewer of the Month, this Canadian Rockies mountaineer wins a titanium gear prize package, including a Titanium BOT Bottle Pot, all thanks to Vargo ($150 value). Keep Reading »

Source Has $430 Worth of Gear to Give One of You

Source has $430 worth of hiking and mountain biking gear they want to give one of you. Packs, sandals, more, it could all be yours if you review your gear by September 29. Keep Reading »

Win $430 Worth of Biking and Hiking Gear from Source

Could you use an extra pack or two? We're giving one Trailspace member $430 worth of hiking and mountain biking gear from Source. Review your outdoor gear in September and it could all be yours. Keep Reading »

Review Your Gear: Win Source Sandals, Packs, More

Review your outdoor gear in September and you could win a 25-liter day pack, minimalist hydration pack, two pairs of sandals, plus separate water reservoir and accessories ($430 total value), all thanks to Source. Keep Reading »

Congratulations, Emily, Winner of $350 of Platypus Gear

Congratulations, Emily, winner of a nine-piece, hydration kit from Platypus Hydration, SealLine, and PackTowl! Emily won this $350 gear prize just for sharing her kayak review in August. Keep Reading »

Final Days: Review to Win $350 of Platypus Hydration

Review your outdoor gear by this Sunday, August 30, and you're entered to win a plethora of Platypus prizes worth more than $350. Keep Reading »

Paddles, Pups, Peaks: Meet Reviewer of the Month Sheila

Congratulations, Sheila Bergin Goss! As Reviewer of the Month, this Vermont paddler, hiker, and skijorer wins a Midori 2 backpacking tent, thanks to Eureka! ($159 value). Keep Reading »

Win a Platypus Hydration Kit by Reviewing Your Gear

Review your outdoor gear and you could win a hydration kit worth more than $350 from Platypus Hydration, including lightweight dry sacks, collapsible water bottles, a water filter, and backpack. Keep Reading »

Review Your Gear to Win $350 Platypus Hydration Kit

We're giving away a true backcountry essential: clean water. Thanks to Platypus, one Trailspace member will win a hydration kit worth more than $350, just for sharing a review of their outdoor gear. Keep Reading »

Black Diamond Debuts 25% Lighter Camalot Ultralights

For many rock climbers, Black Diamond's Camalot is the standard camming device. Come spring you'll be able to get one that's 25 percent lighter. Keep Reading »

Fishing Kayak, Ti Ax, Fast Inflatable: Demo Day Videos

A fishing kayak, a titanium ax head, and a fast inflatable pad: as promised here are three product videos from the Open Air Demo at Outdoor Retailer. Keep Reading »

Gear to Paddle, Cut, Cook, Capture, Eat, and Sleep

Paddlers had a myriad of options to get them on the water at Outdoor Retailer's Open Air Demo. But there was also a range of trail gear on hand. Check out our daily highlights. Keep Reading »

Stop the Swelter: Win $350 of Platypus Hydration Gear

Summer may swelter, but Platypus wants you to stay hydrated on the trail year-round. From a hydration pack to a water filter system, this month we're giving one member a plethora of Platypus prizes worth more than $350. Keep Reading »

Congratulations, Kelly, Winner of an Elie Kayak

Congratulations, Kelly, winner of an Elie touring kayak and Lavika paddle. For sharing her trail shoe review in July, she wins this $1,000 paddling package. Keep Reading »

Last Days: Review Your Gear to Win an Elie Kayak

How is your gear treating you this summer? Review your outdoor gear by Thursday, and you're entered to win a Strait 120 XE kayak from Elie Sport, plus a Lavika paddle. Keep Reading »

We're Giving a Gear Reviewer an Elie Kayak and Paddle

Next week, we're giving one Trailspace gear reviewer his or her own Elie kayak and Lavika paddle to gear them up and get them out on the water. Keep Reading »

Win an Elie Kayak by Reviewing Your Outdoor Gear

Want a kayak? Review your outdoor gear on Trailspace and you could win a Strait 120 XE day touring kayak from Elie Sport and a Lavika paddle. Keep Reading »

Meet Chris, Kentucky Backpacker and Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations, Chris Myers! As Reviewer of the Month, this Kentucky backpacker wins a pair of Traveler Stretch Shorts and a Diablo Short Sleeve Shirt thanks to Royal Robbins ($130 value). Keep Reading »

We're Giving Away an Elie Kayak to One Lucky Member

One lucky Trailspace member is going to win an Elie touring kayak and a Lavika paddle this month ($1,100 total value). Review your outdoor gear and it could be you. Keep Reading »

Get to Know the Unknown Caver, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations, Jonathan, explorer of caves around the world. As Reviewer of the Month, he wins a pair of AKU Bellamont Suede shoes and Lorpen T3 Light Hiker socks ($200+ value). Keep Reading »

Review Your Outdoor Gear to Win an Elie Touring Kayak

Review your outdoor gear today and you're entered to win an Elie day touring kayak and Lavika paddle ($1,100 value) for summer paddling adventures. Keep Reading »

It's Go Time! Meet Cliff Jumping, Hiking, Foraging Jesse

Congratulations to Jesse, a cliff-jumping, climbing, backpacking Minnesota father, teacher, and artist. As Reviewer of the Month, Jesse wins an Air Chair Compact from Crazy Creek. Keep Reading »

Meet Jeff: Texas Climber, Adventure Traveler, Engineer

Congratulations to Texas climber and worldwide adventure traveler Jeff! As Reviewer of the Month, he wins a pair of innovative Keen Uneek sandals in appreciation of his helpful gear reviews. Keep Reading »

Meet JR: UL Backpacker and Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations, JR, our latest Reviewer of the Month! The Georgia ultralight backpacker and master of the selfie stick wins an Alite Mayfly camp chair for his helpful gear reviews. Keep Reading »

Meet Kali: Backpacker, Teacher, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations, Kali, our latest Reviewer of the Month! The Washington backpacker, snowshoer, and English teacher wins a pair of TOPO Athletic trail shoes for her many helpful gear reviews. Keep Reading »

Sub7 Hammock, Soft Gore Jacket, Ski/Climb Pack, More

The lightest hammock, a hardshell with a softer Gore membrane, a ski/climb/move pack, and flexible snowshoes: we've got more gear highlights from Outdoor Retailer. Keep Reading »

Hoka Hikers, Recycled Down, and Solar Purifying

A Hoka hiker, recycled down from Ternua, and a SolarBag to purify water. Check out these gear highlights from Outdoor Retailer. Keep Reading »

Meet Brian: Colorado Backpacker, Teacher, Gear Reviewer

Congratulations, Brian, our latest Reviewer of the Month! The Colorado backpacker, skier, climber, and teacher wins a Source Ultimate hydration system, plus a gear goodie pack, for his helpful reviews. Keep Reading »

Congratulations, Top Gear Reviewers of 2014!

Congratulation to Trailspace's top gear reviewers of 2014! Meet the individuals most recognized by their fellow community members for their helpful, informative gear reviews. Keep Reading »

"Make sure you love it." Melody Badgett on giving more than 1% for the Planet

"If you are not getting out in the outdoors, nature can pass you by. You’ll see it, but you will not really see it. You will know it, but you will not love it. Make sure you love it." Melody Badgett, managing director of 1% for the Planet, loves it. Keep Reading »

Meet Sean: Backpacker, Bartender, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations, Sean, our Reviewer of the Month! The Maryland backpacker, bartender, Wilderness First Responder, and Leave No Trace Trainer wins a WhisperLite Universal stove, thanks to MSR, for his helpful reviews. Keep Reading »

6 Reasons to Start at Trailspace

If you're anything like us, you'd rather be outside than shopping. But if you are buying outdoor gear, clothing, or gifts this holiday season, you should start at Trailspace. Here's why. Keep Reading »

Meet Lee, Trailspace's Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations, Lee, our Reviewer of the Month. The South Carolina mountain biker, hiker, and hammock hanger wins a personal light from RTG, plus more outdoor goodies for his helpful reviews. Keep Reading »

Spreading Outdoor Ethics and Lasting Impact: Dean Ronzoni of Leave No Trace

"Most people want to do the right thing. They just don’t always know what the right thing is," says Dean Ronzoni. That's where Leave No Trace comes in. Keep Reading »

Coordinating Trail Crews and Keeping it Wild: Meet PCTA Volunteer and Thru-Hiker Tammy Turner

Coordinating trail crews, favorite gear, the "Wild" phenomenon, and making this planet even better. We talk with Tammy Turner, Volunteer Coordinator for the Mount Hood Chapter of the PCTA. Keep Reading »

Reviewer Dirtwheels Wins $1,100 in L.L. Bean Winter Gear

Congratulations, Lee (Dirtwheels), winner of $1,100 in winter gear from L.L. Bean! For sharing his gear reviews, he wins two 0-degree down sleeping bags and a four-season backcountry dome tent. Keep Reading »

Last Week: Review Your Gear to Win $1000 L.L. Bean Prize

We're gearing up one member for winter with $1,100 in L.L. Bean gear. Review your outdoor gear by Tuesday, October 21, and you're entered to win two sleeping bags and a four-season backcountry tent. Keep Reading »

Meet Jim, Trailspace's Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations, Jim, our Reviewer of the Month. The backcountry skier, hiker, snowshoer, and SAR volunteer wins goodies from MSR, Mountain House, and more for his helpful reviews. Keep Reading »

2 Sleeping Bags + 1 Tent = 1 Happy L.L. Bean Winner

Don't stay indoors and lonely this winter. We're giving one member two 0-degree down sleeping bags, plus a four-season backcountry dome tent for two, all thanks to the good folks at L.L. Bean! Keep Reading »

Win a $1,000 Winter Camping Package from L.L. Bean

Get ready for winter adventure, with the help of L.L. Bean. Review your outdoor gear and you could win a four-season Backcountry Dome Tent and two 0-degree DownTek Mummy bags ($1,100 value). Keep Reading »

Building Trails on Water: American Rivers' Fay Augustyn

Trails don't have to be on land. Fay Augustyn helps communities access, connect to, and protect their rivers through the creation of Blue Trails at American Rivers. Keep Reading »

Win $1,000 in Winter Outdoor Gear from L.L. Bean

We're giving away a four-season Backcountry Dome tent, plus two DownTek 0-degree mummy bags for winter camping, thanks to L.L. Bean. Review your gear and this prize worth $1,000+ could be yours. Keep Reading »

Meet Big Red, Trailspace's Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations, Rick, Reviewer of the Month. The long-time community member, backcountry skier, hiker, and plant prof in Norway wins a Grayl Water Filtration Cup and purifier, Soto spork, and goodies. Keep Reading »

Reviewer Megan Wins $100 Backcountry.com Gift Card

Congratulations to gear reviewer Megan, our final weekly winner of a $100 gift card, thanks to Backcountry.com! And thanks to Backcountry for donating a generous $500 worth of gift cards to our members. Keep Reading »

Kathleen Wins $100 Backcountry Gift Card, One to Go

Congratulations to Kathleen, our weekly winner of a $100 gift card to Backcountry.com for sharing her gear review! Review your gear. We'll draw one more $100 winner next week. Keep Reading »

Committed to the Trail: Meet Andrew Downs of the ATC

"The trail blew me away and changed my life." Andrew Downs took his commitment to the Appalachian Trail further than his thru-hike. We talk with Downs about his work as Regional Director of the Central and Southwest Virginia Region for the ATC. Keep Reading »

Big Red Wins $100 Backcountry Gift Card, Two to Go

Congratulations to Rick (Big Red), our weekly winner of a $100 gift card to Backcountry.com! Rick reviewed his Big Agnes Pumphouse. We'll draw another $100 winning reviewer next week. Keep Reading »

Meet Leah, Trailspace's Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Leah, Trailspace's newest Reviewer of the Month. For her contributions, the "salty sailor," paddler, backpacker, and world traveler gets a solid-fuel Solo Stove, and our appreciation! Keep Reading »

Greg wins $100 Backcountry.com Gift Card, Three to Go

Congratulations to Greg Caporale, our weekly winner of a $100 gift card to Backcountry.com! Greg reviewed his Platypus Hoser. We'll draw another $100 winning reviewer next week. Keep Reading »

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