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OR’s Best And Lightest Summer Backpacking Layers

Product picks for the perfect backpacking kit [Read More]

Designed By Adventure: The Iceline Jacket

Say goodbye to multiple bulky layers, say hello to the Iceline. [Read More]

Designed By Adventure: The Diode Hooded Jacket

PrimaLoft® Gold plus down makes the Diode a weather-resistant and compressible insulator, for truly nasty conditions. [Read More]

Down vs. Synthetic: What’s the difference between down and synthetic insulation?

How to choose between down and synthetic insulation based on activity and weather conditions. [Read More]

OR’s Best Fall Backpacking Layers

Shoulder season backpacking gear picks from an employee [Read More]

Employee Favorites: Rain Shells

Nine rain shell recommendations from OR employees [Read More]

Designed By Adventure: The Rando Cap and Frostline Hat

Warm, weather-resistant and highly functional winter hats built for cold and inclement conditons [Read More]

Designed By Adventure: The White Room Jacket and Pants

Professional Level Waterproof, Breathable GORE-TEX® Big Mountain Ski Jacket and Pants [Read More]