Emerging Gear: Modular Snowshoe, Timberland Super Boot, and More | 2022-01-13

Emerging Gear: Modular Snowshoe, Timberland Super Boot, and More | 2022-01-13


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Tracksmith NDO Collection
Tracksmith NDO Collection

Tracksmith’s No Days Off collection is an homage to just that — if you live and breathe running, this is for you. The NDO Collection (from $75) includes a jacket, tights, a waffle fleece, a hoodie, and wind-blocking layers. Our favorites are the Harrier Long Sleeve and Wind-Block Downeaster, made with a blend of synthetics and merino wool (your choice of half-zip or hoodie style).

Timberland 8-Inch Super Boot
Timberland 8-Inch Super Boot

Launching tomorrow is Timberland’s highly awaited return of the Super Boot. This Timberland 8-inch Boot ($260) is made with a leather upper from a Better Leather-rated tannery, a removable footbed, a Vibram outsole, rustproof hardware, and speed-hook laces. To top it off, the boot is seam-sealed and has 200 g of PrimaLoft insulation.

LIVSN Ecotrek Trail Pants
LIVSN Ecotrek Trail Pants

The LIVSN EcoTreks ($129) use Blue Ocean Nylon material, which is 70% nylon from recycled ocean buoys. LIVSN combines this material with spandex and a DWR coating to make it as durable as possible. The pants come in a wide range of sizes and three colors. LIVSN had a limited batch of product available now, so if you miss it this time, look for a restock next month. The EcoTrek pants originally launched on Kickstarter — read our full review here.

Janji x Dion Snowshoe
Janji x Dion Snowshoe

Run brand Janji has partnered with Vermont-based Dion to bring us one of the most modular snowshoes yet. The Janji x Dion Snowshoe ($270) is designed to work on snow and ice no matter the trail, and integrate easily with running shoes or hiking boots. The snowshoe has a stainless steel ice cleat, a lightweight frame, and a nonstick Teflon-coated heel design. It also comes with interchangeable straps, with sizes XS to XL, to customize your fit.

Blizzard Hustle Backcountry Ski Line
Blizzard Hustle Backcountry Ski Line

Blizzard has announced a new collection dedicated to the most committed skiers. Introducing Hustle, a unisex backcountry ski in three models: the Hustle 9 (94mm waist), Hustle 10 (102mm waist), and Hustle 11 (114mm waist). “Not every skier hustles,” said Frank Shine, Blizzard’s marketing director. “Many skiers prefer leisurely lift laps and aprés. But we wanted to build a collection for the skiers who live for early ups and after hours. Hustle is our ode to skiing culture at its core.” Look for the skis in 2022.

Magma Cooking Systems Crossover Series Firebox
Magma Cooking Systems Crossover Series Firebox

Magma’s Crossover Series Firebox ($550) is a capable kitchen beast. The Crossover Firebox is a portable outdoor cooking system that transforms from a stove into a grill, pizza oven, and griddle. It’s made with a modular design, high-quality 304 stainless steel, a 15,000-BTU burner, and piezo ignition. Want all four configurations with all the bells and whistles? Look into the full Crossover package.


  • Emerging Gear: Modular Snowshoe, Timberland Super Boot, and More

    Tracksmith NDO Collection

    Tracksmith’s No Days Off collection is an homage to just that — if you live and breathe running, this is for you. The NDO Collection (from $75) includes a jacket, tights, a waffle fleece, a hoodie, and wind-blocking layers. Our favorites are the Harrier Long Sleeve and Wind-Block Downeaster, made with a blend of synthetics and merino wool (your choice of half-zip or hoodie style).

  • Emerging Gear: Modular Snowshoe, Timberland Super Boot, and More

    Timberland 8-Inch Super Boot

    Launching tomorrow is Timberland’s highly awaited return of the Super Boot. This Timberland 8-inch Boot ($260) is made with a leather upper from a Better Leather-rated tannery, a removable footbed, a Vibram outsole, rustproof hardware, and speed-hook laces. To top it off, the boot is seam-sealed and has 200 g of PrimaLoft insulation.

  • Emerging Gear: Modular Snowshoe, Timberland Super Boot, and More

    LIVSN Ecotrek Trail Pants

    The LIVSN EcoTreks ($129) use Blue Ocean Nylon material, which is 70% nylon from recycled ocean buoys. LIVSN combines this material with spandex and a DWR coating to make it as durable as possible. The pants come in a wide range of sizes and three colors. LIVSN had a limited batch of product available now, so if you miss it this time, look for a restock next month. The EcoTrek pants originally launched on Kickstarter — read our full review here.

  • Emerging Gear: Modular Snowshoe, Timberland Super Boot, and More

    Janji x Dion Snowshoe

    Run brand Janji has partnered with Vermont-based Dion to bring us one of the most modular snowshoes yet. The Janji x Dion Snowshoe ($270) is designed to work on snow and ice no matter the trail, and integrate easily with running shoes or hiking boots. The snowshoe has a stainless steel ice cleat, a lightweight frame, and a nonstick Teflon-coated heel design. It also comes with interchangeable straps, with sizes XS to XL, to customize your fit.

  • Emerging Gear: Modular Snowshoe, Timberland Super Boot, and More

    Blizzard Hustle Backcountry Ski Line

    Blizzard has announced a new collection dedicated to the most committed skiers. Introducing Hustle, a unisex backcountry ski in three models: the Hustle 9 (94mm waist), Hustle 10 (102mm waist), and Hustle 11 (114mm waist). “Not every skier hustles,” said Frank Shine, Blizzard’s marketing director. “Many skiers prefer leisurely lift laps and aprés. But we wanted to build a collection for the skiers who live for early ups and after hours. Hustle is our ode to skiing culture at its core.” Look for the skis in 2022.

  • Emerging Gear: Modular Snowshoe, Timberland Super Boot, and More

    Magma Cooking Systems Crossover Series Firebox

    Magma’s Crossover Series Firebox ($550) is a capable kitchen beast. The Crossover Firebox is a portable outdoor cooking system that transforms from a stove into a grill, pizza oven, and griddle. It’s made with a modular design, high-quality 304 stainless steel, a 15,000-BTU burner, and piezo ignition. Want all four configurations with all the bells and whistles? Look into the full Crossover package.

Mary Murphy
By Mary Murphy

Mary is based out of GearJunkie’s Denver, Colo. office. She has a degree in English and journalism, and has been writing professionally for more than six years. Her outdoor interests span from running to sport climbing, from landscape photography to skiing to pack-paddleboarding. If she’s not writing, you can most likely find her at the top of a fourteener, or in a local bakery.

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