James Lynch

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    38 Gifts for Every Kind of Outdoorsy TypeThe water bottle, cooler, and camp chair that will improve their next adventure.
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    The Best Bike Shops in New YorkFor used wheels, Tour de France–caliber bikes, and more.
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    The Best Cordless Drills, According to ExpertsFor everyone from the apartment dweller who needs to hang curtains to the homeowner enthusiast with dozens of projects.
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    The Best Snowboards for Slope SeasonFor particularly precise steering in fresh snow to the snowboard a TikTok-famous rider uses to deftly pop onto boxes at terrain parks.
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    The Best Freezers, According to People Who Freeze a Lot of ThingsWhether you just bagged an elk or finished a Costco run.
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    I Can Finally Camp Comfortably Thanks to This Sleeping Bag for Side SleepersNo more cold spots or zippers digging into my hips.
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    The Best Refrigerators, According to People Who Sell and Repair ThemTop freezers, side-by-sides, and some that have little bonus drawers you can access without wasting energy.
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    This Eight-in-One USB Hub Took All of the Clutter (and Stress) Off My DesktopMy new MacBook came with only two ports and constant headaches, but then I found a simple (and elegant) solution.
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    These Hiking Boots Double As My Winter Running ShoesI no longer have to choose between being frozen-footed or lead-footed.
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    Instead of Stretching, I Just Let This Doodad Zap Me With ElectricityWhether I’m sore from a workout or from sleeping on my shoulder wrong, the PowerDot takes it away.
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    Everything You Need to Start Splitboarding, According to ExpertsWith a snowboard that can split to form two skis, you can ride pretty much anywhere you want.
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    I’ve Tested Dozens of Winter Jackets, and This Is the Only One I WearSuper light, super tough, and so, so warm. And it’s even on sale.
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    The Best Standing Desk Is Actually a Workbench Meant for the GarageIt’s inexpensive, handsome, adjustable, and so, so sturdy.
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    Everything You Need to Start SnowshoeingPoles, snowshoes, boots, and base layers.
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    Everything You Need to Start Cross-country SkiingExercise, explore, and get a little social distance all at the same time.
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    These Bouldering Pants Are Perfect for WFH (and Biking and Grocery Runs)More stretch than any other pants you’ll find. And a lot more style.
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    What Are the Best Ski Jackets?Including a jacket ski patrollers love, and a durable pick that’s gotten one NOLS instructor through 15 guiding seasons.
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    What Are the Best Snow Pants?Skiing, sledding, and snowboarding are a lot more fun when you’re dry and warm.
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    What Are the Best Snowboarding Jackets?It’s a golden age of snowboarding: a time when the same jacket gives you performance on the mountain and non-slouchy style on the street.
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    Everyone Hates My Mechanical Keyboard, But You’re Going to Want One TooAs it turns out, the louder you type, the better you type.
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    The Best Tires, According to ExpertsIncluding the best all-season tires, the best tires for snow, and the best tires for summer.
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    I Bought This Foldable Mattress for #Trucklife But Still Use It All the TimeIt’s compact, comfortable, and perfect for nearly any situation
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    Everything You Need to Start Biking, According to Pro Cyclists and MechanicsIncluding helmets, locks, lights, pumps, and this piece of advice: Never wear underwear with your bike shorts.
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    The Best Dishwashers, According to Appliance Sellers and TechniciansHow you load it is a challenge we leave up to you.
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    You Don’t Need to Know How to Build a Fire to Use This FirepitAll you have to do is put in some wood and light a match. The app will do the rest.
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    The Best Washers and Dryers, According to ExpertsIncluding a professional-level option you can buy for your home.
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    My WFH Computer Monitor Is Also the Perfect Quarantine TVIt’s no ordinary monitor. And it’s no ordinary TV. It’s the ideal combination of both.
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    How to Be Self-Sufficient, According to HomesteadersYou don’t have to go completely off the grid, but you can at least rely on it less.
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    These Bone-Broth Pouches Are a Grown-up (and Healthy) Alternative to Cup NoodlesThey’re not cheaper, but they are delicious — and a whole lot healthier.
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    I Used These Wipes Instead of Showering (and No One Noticed)There’s a rough side for scrubbing and a smooth side for soothing.
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    My Work Gloves Can Also Be Used for Mountain ClimbingThese leather gloves can be used for yard work, mountaineering, bike riding, and skiing. And probably wherever else you take them.