High n’ dry: Dodge those raindrops with Patagonia’s Torrentshell jacket. $119 from Alpine Shop
Cool wool: A SmartWool chevron hat looks and feels great. $45 from Outdoors, Inc.
Be prepared: Here’s a thoughtful ‘little something’ for your favorite campmate: a Swiss Army knife and flashlight gift set. $73 from Outdoors, Inc.
Polar cap: Hard Wear fleece hats are wind-resistant and super warm. $30 from Outdoors, Inc.
Fist pump: Stanley Nineteen13 stainless steel water bottle is designed for one-handed use. Perfect for bike rides! $20 from Alpine Shop
Keeping watch:Rugged and durable Orvis Field Watches are water- and scratch-resistant and come with interchangeable grosgrain bands. $89 from Outdoors, Inc.
Nature’s soothers: Enjoy a bug-free outdoors with St. Louis’ own Herbaria Natural Citronella and Marigold soap and DEET-free Citronella Mist, made with essential oils that repel mosquitoes. $6 soap, $7 spray mist from Herbaria
Pick a hike: Get your hike on with Hiking Missouri, a guide to 127 of the Show-Me-State’s best trails. It describes in detail each trail’s terrain and degree of difficulty. $20 from Alpine Shop
Pack it in: Don’t leave home without Osprey’s Talon 11—great for trail runners, hikers and cyclists!
$89 from Alpine Shop
Outdoor style: The waterproof and breathable North Face Kishtwar jacket and TKA 100 microvelour fleece with ultraviolet protection factor make a good-looking combination. $279 jacket, $50 pullover from Alpine Shop