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Fjällräven: from Trail to Town

Fjällräven: from Trail to Town

Fjällräven is a Swedish company that makes durable outdoor gear in classic styles with the highest sustainability standards. 

Buying a camping stove: Quick start tips

Buying a camping stove: Quick start tips

Read on for some basic considerations when determining which camping stove fits your needs, and have a look through our full Camp Stove Guide for specific products and how they performed in our Active Junky field evaluations.

An Overflowing Cup Of Joe

An Overflowing Cup Of Joe

Five iconic brands command attention well past the Swedish borders, each with a story that supports another lesson (the third) garnered in a trip to Jamtland County.

How to Choose a Roof Rack for Your Bike

How to Choose a Roof Rack for Your Bike

After a general purpose roof rack or rooftop cargo carrier, the most popular rooftop accessory for your adventuring needs this summer is a bike carrier.

Father’s Day Gift Guide:  More New Tech & Tools

Father’s Day Gift Guide: More New Tech & Tools

Dad’s not immune to the lure of flashing LEDs, voice-activated anything or shiny objects for home, car and travel.  Active Junky’s done both giver and getter right with these three products.

W.L. Gore:  No Longer Simply Waterproof-Breathable

W.L. Gore: No Longer Simply Waterproof-Breathable

One of the biggest names in outerwear is radically altering its product offerings this year, moving away from 100-percent waterproof-breathable membranes and into a variety of laminates to cover a world’s worth of outdoor scenarios.

Best Early Season Camping Hacks

Best Early Season Camping Hacks

Three products turn the year’s first outings into successful forays, whether a state forest campground or primitive campsite is your destination.

Best New Commuting Products

Best New Commuting Products

Active Junky’s gathered some obvious brand choices along with road-worthy newcomers to roll in with solid options that work on and off the bike.

Best Photo Safari Gear

Best Photo Safari Gear

These pieces of gear have proven essential in-transit and on-site to travel safely with camera in hand.

Best Photo Safari Apparel

Best Photo Safari Apparel

Apart from technical photo gear, the team’s spotted great apparel to put comfort and agility in focus.

Best Portable Power Supplies

Best Portable Power Supplies

Pushing a smart phone, tablet, digital camera, navigational watch or ancillary device hard puts you in an energy Black Hole in as little as an hour.

Road Cycling Maintenance Tips

Road Cycling Maintenance Tips

These five pointers from Active Junky will make returning to the road easier and safer no matter what your riding goals for this year.

Best Road Bikes Under $2,000

Best Road Bikes Under $2,000

Active Junky brings the need for confident handling, speed and reliability back to Earth with these four selections.