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7 hiking pants for the ultimate outdoor experience
Protect yourself against branches and bugs by setting out with the right hiking gear.
Stay toasty with the best kerosene heaters
Add a heater to your repertoire and letting a can of kerosene take the frost out of the air.
11 essential pieces of gear for the War on Christmas
The ultimate struggle for the soul of America is upon us. Be prepared
This savage combat knife will strike the fear of God into your enemies
The Cyclone adds a little intimidation to the deadly dance of combat
5 barware items for crafting the perfect old fashioned
Something about the combination of smokey, well-aged bourbon, and a zesty punch of orange peel is good for the soul.
Kick your feet up with these all-star Adirondack chairs
Whether you want a traditional chair or loveseat, wood or synthetic materials, there are plenty of great Adirondack chairs available
Stay high and dry with the best waterproof backpacks
Don’t settle for something that’s only water-resistant if you need the real deal.
Our favorite Black Friday picks for knives, survival kits, camping gear, and more
Looking for the best Black Friday gift ideas? Our team of experts examined the best Black Friday gift ideas on the market. Read this review and save yourself time and money
11 of the best military books we read this year
Here's a brief list of some of the best military books we read here at Task & Purpose in the last year
The ultimate lighter for your everyday carry
Most people are content with a cheap, unreliable lighter from the checkout counter at the gas station. Don't be that guy
8 pieces of fitness equipment you need in your gym bag
So, you want to get strong. What are you doing about it?
Grill and chill with this game-changing smokeless fire pit
it’s high time you got a fire pit that’s smokeless, easy to use, and can cook up a delicious grilled meal while you enjoy the flames
Celebrate the Marine Corps birthday with an iconic KA-BAR fighting knife
The Marine Corps's birthday is a great opportunity to invest in a tried-and-true USMC KA-BAR fighting knife
6 of the best hiking backpacks money can buy
An actual hiking backpack will take care of more than your gear: it will actually leave you without the sore shoulders and aching back you’ll get from generic backpacks
7 ways to upgrade your campsite
If you’re lucky enough to go camping in your free time, you’re also lucky enough to choose your own equipment. Here are some of the best camping accessories money can buy
Behold the glory of the Air Force chief’s very own BBQ brisket recipe
“Being a native Texan, my favorite barbeque is obviously Texas brisket, cooked low and slow"
This sleek bar set will have you drinking like Ernest Shackleton
The Mixology & Craft bar set comes complete with all the essentials for crafting cocktails like a pro
This battle-tested backpack is among the toughest on the planet — and it’s now 25 percent off
There are few backpacks more durable, versatile, and reliable than the GR1 backpack from GORUCK
This is what’s inside the Air Force’s new F-35 Arctic survival kit
“Over the years, we’ve worked with [survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialists] to develop this kit and decided what is the most essential equipment needed to survive”
13 pieces of gear that will help you enjoy a cold beer in the great outdoors
There are few better things in life than the taste of a cold beer in the great outdoors. We've selected some camping and hiking gear to help you do just that
You can now score this handy pocket knife for a tidy little discount
For a company that's known primarily for firearms, Smith & Wesson has been producing quality knives for decades
This may be the most insane E-tool alternative we’ve ever seen
Designed for the ultimate outdoor experience, the EST Survival Shovel contains 18 essential survival accessories in one handy tool
‘Father Soldier Son’ is a brutally necessary window into the lives of an Army family shaped by war
"Father Soldier Son" is a must-see.
‘Da 5 Bloods’ takes on wars in Vietnam and at home
As George Floyd-inspired protests rage in the streets, Academy Award-winning writer-director Spike Lee delivers another cinematic piece of history with 'Da 5 Bloods'
LikeWar: How Social Media Became The Locus Of 21st Century War
Every day, millions of young people swap selfies on Snapchat, update their status on Facebook, and swipe right on love...