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How to Wash Your Down Jacket

As an outdoorsperson, or someone just trying to stay warm, your down jacket is likely one of your most prized
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What Does Down Fill Power Mean?

If you are in the market for a new down jacket, most likely you are already overwhelmed by the number
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Down vs. Synthetic Insulation: What’s the difference?

Not all insulation is created equal. Deciding between down and synthetic really comes down to what environment you’re venturing into
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How to Prepare for Your First Mountain Bike Ride

Starting a new sport, can bring a mix of excitement and a bit of intimidation all at the same tim...
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2023 Year in Review

Wow, what a year! 2023 was a wild one for us here at Outdoor Research. Material technology and de...
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How to Wash Your Down Jacket

As an outdoorsperson, or someone just trying to stay warm, your down jacket is likely one of ...
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How To Wash GORE-TEX®

Wet and wintry weather is just around the corner. But before you head out on a hike up Royal Basi...
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How To Layer With Down

A puffy down jacket is perhaps the linchpin of every outdoors person’s wardrobe and knowing ...
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What Does Down Fill Power Mean?

If you are in the market for a new down jacket, most likely you are already overwhelmed by t...
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What Are PFAS?

At Outdoor Research, our goal is to provide our customers with elite outdoor apparel through...
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Outdoor Research Climate Goals

Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Science Based Targets Initiative Gre...
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What’s The Difference Between Plus Size, Extended Size, and Straight Size?

Did you know we offer technical outdoor apparel from extended and women’s plus size opt...
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Which Heated Glove Is Right For You?

When you set out to explore the coldest, harshest environments on the planet, nothing should h...
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How To Choose A Rain Jacket

We've all been there: Psyched for our next trip, shopping for the gear we'll need—but not quite ...
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Ambassador Favorite Outerwear Kits

Depending on who you ask, the winter months are our favorite time of the year at Outdoor Research...
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