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Founded in 2006, GearJunkie is the leading source of outdoor news and reviews. With offices in Minneapolis and Denver, its team of reporters and expert editors routinely break news, publish exclusive gear reviews, and strive to lead the conversation in the outdoors world.

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Gear is tested around the world at Switchback Travel. With an in-house staff of experts and editors, Switchback is recognized as the “top affiliate site” in the outdoor space by leading retailers. Its millions of readers trust coverage of gear for hiking, backpacking, camping, climbing, skiing, and more.


The Inertia is the definitive voice of surf and the outdoors. A passion for the oceans and mountains is brought to life via news articles, gear reviews, videos, films, and live events. Our staff and ambassadors are based near the beach in Southern California and around the world.

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As the authoritative source for one-bag travel, Pack Hacker finds, tests, and reviews the latest gear while traversing the globe. They help millions of frequent fliers travel smarter through their comprehensive articles and videos.

Bikerumor covers cutting-edge bike gear and the tech-influenced products that support riders of all kinds. Founded in 2008, Bikerumor spots trends and is the go-to source for millions of riders striving to keep up on the latest product releases and bike-industry news.

iRunFar is on the pulse of the trail- and ultra-running scene. The site sends reporters to major races around the world to produce live coverage for its highly followed blog and social media. Product reviews on shoes and apparel round out coverage on the passion-driven site.

ExplorersWeb is the top source for news on polar expeditions and high-altitude mountaineering. For over 20 years, the site’s original reporting and deep connections within the adventure landscape have allowed it to break news and track expeditions as they happen across the planet.

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Founded by author and legendary skier Lou Dawson, WildSnow covers the cutting-edge of skis, boots, bindings, and all backcountry gear. Check out the staff picks on equipment as well as deep coverage of skiing and other mountain sports.