On the Move Essentials
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Tools for the roads and the trails.
Specialized AWOL Expert Bike ($2,500)
Thanks to a tough but compliant steel frame and integrated fenders and racks, the a. Specialized AWOL Expert bike is your go-to for anything from a grocery run to a long-haul tour.
Pearl Izumi Versa Barrier ($140)
Designed to look like a kick-around jacket, the Pearl Izumi Versa Barrier is packed with cycling features, like a DWR-coated soft-shell outer, a drop tail, and hidden hand mitts.
Keen Terradora Waterproof Mid Hiking Shoes ($130)
She can take on Zion’s Narrows or splash through puddles on local trails in Keen’s Terradora Waterproof Mid hiking shoes, which offer the brand’s lauded comfort and support while adding odor-controlling lightweight mesh that lets vapor out without allowing water to seep in.
Jane Motorcycles Driggs Riding Jacket ($500)
Built from thick, water-resistant 8.5-ounce waxed canvas, Jane Motorcycles’ Driggs riding jacket is trustworthy armor in case of an accident but stylish enough to wear off the bike as well.
Smith Route Road Helmet ($150)
We’re big fans of Smith’s Route road helmet because it packs in tons of top-tier safety specs, like a MIPS liner and impact-absorbing Koroyd.
Silca Anniversary HX-One Tool Kit ($185)
With the Silca Anniversary HX-One tool kit you get the most common bike hex keys, plus an assortment of Torx bits and screwdrivers, all organized in a gorgeous American walnut case.
Laidback Pad ($189)
Hey, car campers, why labor through all that huffing and puffing for a blow-up mattress when you can simply roll out a better bed? The Laidback Pad features nearly 2.5 inches of cushy memory foam that smothers rocks and bumps. And it won’t pop.