Holiday Gear Guide

It’s been a tough year. Celebrate the end of 2020 with an outdoor adventure that puts it all in perspective. These holiday favorites will make your next winter adventure even more enjoyable.

Gordini Swagger Glove, $75

This windproof, touch-screen compatible glove is designed with a pre-curved construction for dexterity. It also features breathable stretch woven shell with durable microfiber slide palm and fingers, Gore-Tex infirm winds topper fleece liner, InSilk insulation, and my favorite—nose wipe.  

Hydro Flask Limited Edition Timberline Collection, $54/43
Through Hydro Flask’s Parks for All program, they will be donating $1 for every Timberline Collection bottle sold to forest protection. Choose from two bottle size options – the 21 oz Standard Mouth and 32 oz Wide Mouth – available in four seasonally inspired colors: Bonfire, Snowshoe, Woodstove and Treeline. Each features a tonal log, custom lid and bottle boot for extra grip. Plus, Hydro Flask’s unique Color Last™ powder coat is sweat-free and dishwasher safe for even more convenience. TempShield™ double wall insulation and durable, pro-grade stainless steel construction keeps beverages ice cold for 24 hours, or piping hot for up to 12 – the perfect welcome after coming in from the cold.



Dragon Aria LL Ion Sunglasses, $139

Dragon’s first dedicated Female sunglass, the Aria, is made from plant-based resin and is offered in a sleek oversized soft cat-eye silhouette, including a distinct wood grain effect on the frame-front for a premium look and feel. The lightweight bio base frame material allows for all day wearability and comfort. 

Vive Wear Exum Crew Sock, $24

Each sock is made of baby alpaca and merino wool that wicks moisture away, providing all-season temperature comfort, and even eliminates odors. It uses a patented combination of silver and copper nanoparticles to create a microcurrent of over 10 mV when activated by natural foot perspiration. Like the “e-stim” frequently used in physical therapy, this microcurrent contracts muscles to improve motor function, increases circulation, and reduces inflammation more than a normal compression sock.

Swiftwick Pursuit Ultalight Sock, $16

The Ultralight is constructed with the lightest weight, fine-gauge merino wool and provides maximum moisture and sweat management. The Pursuit Ultralight wicks moisture and dries quickly, so your feet stay dry and blister-free wherever your adventures take you. The thin, breathable design also features a reinforced heel and toe to maximize durability.

Linksoul Daily Chinos, $120

These lightweight cotton slacks integrate a touch of stretch to get you through the week and all of its diversions. They are the ultimate casual pant for outdoor professionals.

Luno Air Mattress, $224.99
The Luno Air Mattress conveniently converts the back of your SUV into a comfortable camping bed. It’s available for over 1,800 vehicles, including the Subaru Crosstrek, Forester and Outback, as well as the Toyota RAV4, Jeep Wrangler and more.  It fits over 1,800 vehicles and comfortably sleeps two people up to 6’2” tall. Best of all: it’s pet-friendly, too.

Gordini Cache Grip Synthetic Leather Gloves, $129

New for Winter 20/21, Gordini’s Clutch Synthetic Leather glove is four to six times more abrasion resistant than the most durable leathers. Additionally, the material is 40 percent more breathable than cowhides of the same thickness, offering better circulation and minimizing hand sweating. Because Clutch is animal-free, the manufacturing process is more reliable and resource efficient than traditional leather tanning. Clutch is estimated to use 60 percent less water in the manufacturing process.

VOORMI Merino Tech Tee, $70

This is a lightweight shirt with heavyweight capabilities. It shields the body from skin-damaging UV rays and features all the moisture-managing wonders of wool, keeping you dry all day. It is also odor resistant making it the go-to tee for any runner.

New Balance Superfeet Insoles, $16

These insoles are naturall supportive and sculpted for pain relief. They disperse impact and decrease stress and strain on the body. Like the perfect mattress, they also [provide an energizing foundation and are extra supportive to keep feet fresh from the moment you slip into your shoes until the day is done.

Houdini Zissou Hat, $40

This is a classic knitted lambswool beanie that never goes out of style. The wool will keep you warm in any weather, retains its warmth when its wet, and is naturally odor free.

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