Outside Buyer's Guide - 2003
Features descriptions, photos, and reviews of equipment, a brief overview of new terms and trends, and the raw data (price, weight, rankings) on all the gear, in easy-to-read chart form.
Outside Online: Gear Guy
Product reviews and advice from Douglas Gantenbein, plus archives, a discussion forum, and links to retailers and manufacturers.
Community member reviews of outdoor equipement and sporting goods.
Reviews of military and civilian clothing, rucksacks, lighting and cooking equipment. Although reviews are primarily aimed at the UK cadet forces, information may be useful to hikers.