Latest Buyer's guides

The best value running shoes: break personal records and not the bank with these reasonable runners
The best compact cameras for hiking and travel: diminutive digital cameras for landscape lovers
The best electric pumps for inflatable stand up paddle boards, kayaks and more
The best daypacks for hiking: lightweight backpacks for day-long adventures
The best bikes for adventurous kids: all-terrain bikes for kids that like to run wild
The best technical fleeces for women: embrace the cold
The best trekking poles: stride on with newfound freedom with our guide to the finest poles
The best camping lights: illuminate your canvas castle with these brilliant lights
The best family sleeping bags: sleeping systems for cosy couples and friendly families
The best hiking backpacks: bulletproof backpacks for all your essential items
The best power banks and outdoor chargers: keep devices topped up in the wild
The best camping tables: dine out in style with these versatile surfaces
Best running shoes for beginners: comfortable kicks for relaxed runs
The best bike-packing bikes: load-bearing bikes for off-grid adventures
The best running shorts for men: get the best from your legwear
The best family camping stoves: larger grills for car-camping cook-outs
The best running vests for men: beat the heat with these sleeveless wonders
Best beginner surfboards: easy to master boards to get you up and riding waves
The best changing robes for men and women: keep warm and stay dry before and after surfing, swimming and more
The best lightweight trekking backpacks: weight off your shoulders, speed at your heels
Best sunglasses for running: shade your eyes while clocking up the miles
The best technical trail shoes: tackle advanced routes with these killer rock-hoppers
The best endurance road bikes 2022: our picks with the perfect blend of speed, comfort and affordability
The best pop-up and air tents: the finest shelters you can pitch in no time at all
The best ultra-light, packable waterproof jackets: stay dry and fly on the trails
The best women's wetsuits for spring and summer surfing
The best sunglasses for road cycling: performance eyewear for fast and stylish rides
The best moisture wicking layers: warm, breathable and high-performing base layers
The best hiking socks: we pull up the best options for year-round walking
The best air beds for camping: sleep like a baby with these plush and reliable inflatable beds
The best running watches: GPS smart watches to track and improve your runs
The best multi-tools: survive in the wild and open a beer like a boss with these handy pocket tools
The best camera backpacks: hiking and trek-proof bags for protecting precious photographic kit
The best fins for snorkelling: slip through the water like a greased eel
Jack Wolfskin Bike Luggage tested: seat, rack, top-tube and frame bags for the ultimate two-wheeled getaway
The best head torches: we shed a light on the finest options for illuminating adventures
The best hammocks: the most comfortable suspended sleeping systems for an au naturel night's sleep
Essential warm weather running gear: beat the heat and perform at your best
The best high tech running shoes: space age materials for marginal gains
The best inflatable stand up paddle boards for beginners: affordable iSUPs for aquatic fun
The best women's running leggings from alternative brands: performance legwear without the shouty labels
The best inflatable and portable kayaks for beginners
The best affordable gravel bikes: keenly-priced trail machines for all budgets
The best snorkel masks for underwater adventures
The best cool boxes: hard and soft bags for chilled out summer getaways
The best mountain bikes: all-round trail monsters for the mid-range budget
The best affordable road bikes: beginner bikes for tight budgets
The best women's lightweight hiking shoes and boots: tackle trails without the excess baggage
The best road bike wheels: upgrade your machine for faster, more efficient rides
The best camping stoves: from backpacking to campsite cook-outs