The Long and Short of It: Gear for the small, tall, and broad outdoor enthusiast

I’ve spent most of my life shopping at the extreme end of the size spectrum. It happens when you’re a lanky Sasquatch with a lean 6-foot-5 frame and size 15 feet. Over the years I’ve received a lot of clothing and gear that just doesn’t fit right—in part because many regular-sized folks just aren’t aware of the unique fit challenges faced by those who live on the edges of the sizing universe. It doesn’t have to be this way—especially once you’re armed with the knowledge below

This column originally appeared in the December online edition of AMC Outdoors. You can read the full story here.

“Equipped” is an AMC Outdoors blog, written by Matt Heid.

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