High-quality outerwear and other gear

READY FOR ANYTHING: Whether hiking in mountains or birding on a lakeshore preparation is key. Photo by Bizi88/Shutterstock

Whether you’re new to birding or a seasoned vet, having the proper gear can make all of the difference when out in the field. With that in mind, as well as the upcoming holiday season, we rounded up several top-of-the-line items you may want to check out.

Equatorial Vest

 

Big Pockets Equatorial Vest
Big Pockets Equatorial Vest

Designed by field birders, this vest features 12 pockets that can hold small items, like a cell phone, notebook, or wallet, as well as large items, including binoculars, field guide, and a tablet. Eight sizes available. Big Pockets also sells the 10-pocket Tropical Vest.

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