Whether you spent the last few months buried in snow (looking at you, Lake Tahoe) or in some odd fugue state of an Indian summer that culminated in a final blast of arctic air to help remind us that it was actually winter (looking at you, New England), there’s no denying that warmer days are on the horizon. And here’s a handful of great new products to help you fully exploit the spring season.
1. REI Co-Op Cycles, Prices Vary; 2. Yakima’s New Bike Racks, Prices start at $119; 3. Spy Optic Hunt Sunglasses, $160; 4. Duluth Gale Blocking Umbrella, $50; 5. BioLite XL BaseLantern, $130; 6. Howler Brothers Aransas Shirt, $69; 7. oH, $88.
Main image: Pierce Martin, CC-BY
Nathan Borchelt is a gear-obsessed travel writer and adventurer whose collection of shoes, backpacks, jackets, bags, and other “essential” detritus has long-outgrown his one-bedroom apartment (and his wife’s patience).