A passion for human powered adventure inspired the birth of Outdoor Research, an outdoor gear company based in Seattle, Washington. And 27 years later, this passion remains as strong. Truly useful gear is the result of a process that begins by paying careful attention to the needs of outdoor adventurers. By listening to you, OR delivers functional gear that works and lasts. Check out the OR selection we carry for Backcountry Skiing, Hiking, Backpacking, Ice climbing, Rock climbing, Trail running, and Paddling. You’ll find great deals and discounts on Jackets, Technical Hats and Gloves, Gaiters, Rain Gear, Tents, Climbing Equipment, and more.