Hiking Footwear Buying Guide
Get yourself a good pair of footwear to protect your feet, and the trails are your oyster. They come in all shapes, sizes, and colors, but ultimately they all do the same thing; provide a platform to keep you hiking along your chosen path.
Sustainability and Moosejaw
Here at Moosejaw, we work every day to connect people through shared experiences in the outdoors. Cultivating our community and living up to our reputation as "The Most Fun Outdoor Retailer in the World" relies on harmony between two essential ingredients: people and planet.
Top Ten Outdoor Oopsies
We put together this Top 10 common mistakes list, so you can avoid similar pitfalls and maybe, just maybe, feel a little less alone in the struggle/out there.
Best Craft Brews for the Outdoors
Beer is tasty and the outdoors are wonderful. It's time to dial up your craft brewery game and match it with an outdoor activity.
Waterproofing 101: The Basics
Choose your waterproof weapon wisely. Some prodoucts work better for others mostly due to size but you also need to consider the material of your gear.
How to Choose Your Base Layers
Base layers are the best way to keep yourself comfortable no matter how you prefer to enjoy the outdoors. They can be worn in cold weather for extra warmth or in the summer to help keep you cool. This is the definitive guide to base layers, so pay attention because class is in session.
How to Choose a Fleece Jacket
Fleece jackets are warm, fuzzy, and provide excellent warmth. They are an ideal layer for a wide range of seasons and activities. This guide breaks down everything you need to know when choosing a fleece jacket including fabric types, weights, styles of jackets, and the best times to wear them.
How to Clean and Care for Your Down Jacket
Unsure of how to wash your down jacket at home? Follow these easy steps to clean, dry and fluff a down jacket. All in the comfort of your own home, no professional needed. Treat your down jacket well and it'll keep you warm for many adventures. You can thank us later.
Climbing Harness Buying Guide
You may have seen a squirrel scurrying up a telephone pole, or maybe a mountain goat somehow scaling a cliffside and thought to yourself, "That looks like fun. I'd like to try that." Well, it is fun and you should try it. But unlike squirrels and goats, you're gonna need a bit of equipment to tackle this challenging activity.
How to Assemble a New Bike Out of the Box
So you bought yourself a fancy new bike online. Whether you got a road bike or mountain bike, you'll still need to assemble it. Follow this step-by-step bicycle assembly video and guide to safely and properly put your bike together.
Essential Mountain Biking Gear for Beginners
So, you've got the mountain bike, but what else do you need to ensure that you're fully prepared while out on the trails? Here's the essential gear that a beginner will need to bike safely and properly. It's ranked in order from most important (aka you should have bought it yesterday) to least important (aka nice to have when your tax return hits).
How to Choose the Right Size Kayak Paddle
Choosing the right size kayak paddle is essential for a long, enjoyable day out on the water. When you use too long of a paddle for kayaking you risk muscle strain, blisters, and expending your body's energy way too quickly. Follow this simple guide to quickly and easily figure out the best kayak paddle size for you.