American Made Sports & Outdoor Goods

Why Buy American?

The sports and outdoor industry is huge. According to reports compiled by Statista, this industry is expected to grow at a rate of 10.8% per year for the next 5 years, with no signs of slowing down after that. It's filled with a lot of well known brands that (unfortunately) manufacture overseas, but also a lot of new companies emerging with homegrown product lines. Producing American made outdoor gear helps brands not only control for product quality, but also environmental friendliness. Just like we preserve our time honored American traditions, manufacturers should help us preserve our land as well. For these reasons and more, we're digging in to find the newcomers and the mainstays that are producing the best sports and outdoor gear across a variety of categories. Our latest research and results are below!

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Mike is our head researcher and reviews tools, sporting equipment, and a variety of other products.

Our Sports & Outdoor Guides

Detroit Bikes A-Type

A sturdy, American bike is all you need to get you around the city for joy rides or commutes to work. The A-Type bike from ...
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Turner Bikes Cyclosys

Finding the perfect bike is hard. Whether for casual weekend use or as a means of reliable travel, there are hundreds, if not thousands, of ...
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ProdecoTech Genesis R Electric Bike

The ProdecoTech Genesis R Electric Bike is one of the best electric bikes for commuters. It uses the latest technology for peak performance and is ...
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Liberty Bottleworks Bottles

Nowadays, it’s hard to find anything that isn’t made in China or another overseas country. Liberty Bottleworks is one of the last companies manufacturing metal ...
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Litespeed Bicycles Pinhoti Boost

The Litespeed Bicycle Pinhoti Boost is one of the best mountain bikes out there to meet any terrain. It is well-designed with titanium that allows ...
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Polar Bottle Insulated Water Bottles

There's nothing worse than getting to the end of a strenuous hike or bike ride, grabbing your water bottle, and being greeted with a mouthful ...
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Thomas & Thomas Exocett Review

Most versatile anglers will have an entire quiver of rods for different fishing occasions. Each rod will vary in size, power, and weight, which are ...
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Co-Motion Cycles Camino

Co-Motion Cycles Camino has proven to be one of the most versatile all-purpose bikes in the USA. This bike is excellent for commutes with various ...
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Lamiglas LIS 11 MHS 2 Review

You'll be instantly surprised by the Lamiglas LIS 11 MHS 2. It's amazingly lightweight for a saltwater fishing rod, especially considering how tough it is ...
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G. Loomis E6X Jig & Worm Casting and Spinning Rods Review

G. Loomis is a brand that has been around for quite a while. During this time, they’ve offered some of the finest hand-made fishing rods ...
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St. Croix Premier Spinning Rods Review

The St. Croix Premier Spinning Rod is one of the best fishing rods on the market. It’s well-designed, highly functional, and built using quality materials. ...
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Lamiglas SI Series Review

When it comes to salmon and steelhead fishing, the Lamiglas SI series of fishing rods is a top-notch choice. They are durable, sensitive, and easy ...
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Cajun Rods Atled Series Review

If you're an avid fisher, then you know how important things like performance, weight, materials, and versatility in a fishing rod are. If you enjoy ...
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Best Baseball Bats

Baseball is an American tradition unlike any other. If you're looking for a new bat, you simply have to get something American made. That's why ...
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Igloo Marine Breeze Roller Cooler

Whether you’re an advanced angler or a camping beginner, it’s essential to be well-prepared and equipped. While getting all your gear ready is critical, you ...
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Pelican Elite 45QT Cooler

Getting a quality cooler is something you don’t want to overlook when you’re out hunting or going on a camping trip. Finding a spacious and ...
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The Orion 45 Cooler

The Orion 45 is an impressive cooler that’s highly durable. It also retains cold extremely efficiently without accumulating an excessive amount of water at the ...
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The Igloo Sportsman 55-Qt Cooler

The Igloo Sportsman is a powerfully capable cooler that's also a great bargain. If you're interested in a cooler which is nearly indestructible and which ...
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Best Hunting Boots

Synthetic materials have been rapidly transforming the hunting gear market over the past few years. Hunting boots are more lightweight and performing than ever before, ...
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Cabela’s Polar Cap 40 QT Equalizer Review

Going out for camping, fishing, beach getaways, and other outdoor activities are exciting and fun. However, without the right type of cooler can make your ...
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Best Coolers

Need a reliable cooler for your next camping trip or tailgate? We did the research to find the best coolers made by American manufacturers. Check ...
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Best Tree Stands

During hunting season, a reliable tree stand is a must. Especially when you'll likely be sitting up there for several hours each day. We set ...
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Best Hunting Bows

To have success hunting, you need a quality piece of equipment - which isn't always easy to find when looking at products manufactured overseas. We've ...
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Best Rifle Scopes

The performance of your rifle scope can make a substantial difference, so it's not an area you can skimp on when it comes to hunting. ...
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Best Baseball Gloves

There are few sports more American than baseball, which is why it’s only fitting that the very best baseball gloves should be made in the ...
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Best Sleeping Bags

Searching for a new bed for your next camping trip? We did the research to find the best sleeping bags made in the USA today. ...
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Best Fishing Rods

We did the research to help you find the companies that are making the best fishing rods right here in the USA. Below are our ...
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Best Fishing Reels

We did the research to find the companies that are making the best fishing reels right here in the USA. Check out our top recommendations ...
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Best Bikes

Bikes are one of the most efficient means of travel, but choosing a quality bike is hard. A lot of manufacturers also cut corners and ...
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Best Water Bottles

A good water bottle can last you a long time. Unfortunately, there are many low-quality bottles being sold today. Many leak, dent, break or just ...
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