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When you’re hunting down good deals, there’s typically a lot to sort through. Most of the time you’re rummaging through out-of-season products or no-name brands to eventually find maybe one good piece that’s worth jumping on. This is not the case however with Backcountry’s current sale. For four days only, you can save up to 30% on all of the big brands you know and love like Patagonia, Arc’teryx, Mammut and more. If you’ve been holding off on buying that nice Arc’teryx insulated jacket before your ski trip coming up, or you’ve been wanting to pick up a Patagonia fleece to layer with, now’s the time. Don’t hold off too long; this sale ends on November 17th.
New & Noteworthy Releases
Apple May Have Finally Perfected the MacBook Pro by Taking a Step Backward
With a newly-designed screen sporting smaller-than-ever bezels, the new 16-incher is entirely taking the place of the old 15-inch model and, despite its larger screen, is roughly the same size.
Car Lovers Should Check Out This British Brand’s Affordable Automatic Watches
Boston & Stewill is making automotive-inspired watches with British design, Swiss automatic movements and excellent value.
Toyota Just Made the Camry and Avalon Way Better for Winter Driving
The Camry and Avalon sedans are getting some tech from the RAV4, which could have some buyers rethinking their crossover purchase.
Here’s Exactly How Much Bigger and Heavier Apple’s New 16-Inch MacBook Pro Is
Thanks to smaller bezels, the 16-inch MacBook Pro isn't considerably larger than its 15-inch predecessor, but it's also not exactly the same size.
If You’re Going to Gift Someone Coffee, This Is How to Do It
This year, give the gift of caffeine.
Our Favorite Affordable Luggage Now Comes in New Non-Boring Colors
Away's Luminous Collection adds a splash of color to their range of travel goods which spans the spectrum of jewel tones.
Please, Retail Gods, Make These Shoes Go on Sale for Black Friday
We've got Black Friday on our minds and oh so many shoes we're lusting after. We're putting this wish list of shoes out into the aether, hoping they'll go on sale.
Meet the $1.69 Million Sports Car That Doesn’t Have Windows or a Windshield
McLaren's new Elva packs 804 horsepower, and you'll feel every one of them.
Longines Just Launched an Oversized, Military-Inspired Watch
There's no doubt about it — the newest vintage-inspired watch from Longines is a beauty. But you better be comfortable with a 43mm case.
Traeger Wood Pellet Grill
Save $105: Wood pellet grills are normally quite expensive, but today you can save over $100 on the Traeger Pro Series 22, bringing the price down to a record-low $550. Don’t forget to stock up on some fuel as well.
The Perfect Gift for Motorcycle Riders Is $400 Off, But Act Fast
Save 44%: Anyone who rides a motorcycle (or even knows someone who does) ought to know the value of a good helmet at this point, and you’d be hard-pressed to find one better than the helmets whipped up by AGV.
Wardrobe Essentials at Black Friday Prices
Save up to 70%: Currently, you can save up to 70 percent on past seasons’ styles at the Outerknown’s Warehouse Sale. Pick from tees, pants, sweaters and more — prices start at just $8.
Birkenstock Arizona Sandals
Save 48%: Currently the brand’s Arizona sandal is 48 percent off. It features the contoured cork footbed lined with suede, a rubber sole and full-grain brown leather straps. Normally $135, they’re just $70 while supplies last.
Today on Gear Patrol
The 21 Best Gifts for Anybody That Loves Tech
Shopping for somebody who loves tech can be intimidating. Don't worry, we've made it simple.
How to Buy a Car on Bring a Trailer, the Internet’s Coolest Car Auction Site
Bring a Trailer is a phenomenal place to lurk for used cars. Here's how you actually buy one.
How to Read a Beer Label, According to a Beer Expert
Every beer label tells a story. Here’s your cheat sheet to common beer label jargon.
Own a Honda Accord? Here Are 3 Cars You Should Consider Upgrading To
Three picks, each tailored for you depending on why you love that Accord.
A Look at the Legacy and Future of Jaeger-LeCoultre Watches
The force of creative imagination has driven the Jaeger-LeCoultre workshops in the Jura mountains from a farmhouse to the internationally acclaimed watchmaker.
How to Survive Winter Driving
It takes more than a good set of snow tires...though that's a good place to start.
The Best Beginner Road Bikes Under $1,000
You don’t need to take out a second mortgage to ride a bike.
The Best New Cars for Winter Driving
Winter is coming (or already here, for many of us). Here are the best vehicles to own when the white stuff starts falling.
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