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The Best Kids’ Clothes: Durable Adventure Essentials

在污垢,泥和水打个多月后,我们发现最耐用,持久的孩子们的衣服在那里。

无论您是领导了一个多天的露营之旅或者需要日常夏天的衣服,将持续多发季节和孩子,我们的选择将你覆盖而不会破坏你的预算。

Kids are the best durability testers. They slide down dirt hills, drag themselves and their friends through the mud, and are constantly getting scraped up. And if a shirt or pants can make it through one of our kids’ average days, it’s worth a high recommendation!

We’ve spent months putting these kids’ clothes to the test thanks to our 3-year-old and 11-month-old. We’ve gone on multiple river trips, bikepacking trips, and camping trips to find the perfect shirts, pants, hats, and shoes that will keep them happily adventuring in a variety of weather conditions.

Best Kids’ Shirts

巴塔哥尼亚婴儿Capilene酷船员(29美元)

巴塔哥尼亚婴儿Capilene酷船员

When we’re going to be outside all day long, this long-sleeve kids’ crew shirt checks all the boxes for us. It’s lightweight, has full sun coverage with its 50 UPF rating, and keeps my little guys cool and dry during the day.

My 3-year-old and 11-month-old wore their Cool Crew for 9 straight days on a最近bikepacking之旅。And thanks to the HeiQ odor-resistant fabric, it didn’t smell at all when we were done despite how dirty it got. And when I finally did get to give it a good washing, it came out looking brand new again.

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幼儿昆虫盾拉链帽衫($24)

幼儿昆虫盾拉链帽衫

As a mother, I really hate spraying bug spray on my kids. I’ve tried all the natural sprays and creams, yet my 3-year-old still somehow gets munched by mosquitos. And it’s not pretty. His bites make him swell up, and he gets super cranky. So now, whenever we’re going to a buggy area, I put him in his Insect Shield gear.

因为蚊子多了,当它的凉爽,从品牌我最喜欢的部分是昆虫盾拉链帽衫。除了保持所有的bug了,它的舒适和完美的在早晨或当我们露营晚上扔上。它现在住在我们的“冒险的衣服”包。

The Toddler IS Hoody, for both boys and girls, also comes in big kids’ versions forboysandgirls。(大孩子男孩连帽衫是一个拉链套头衫少。)

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Columbia Tamiami Kids’ Shirts($30-35)

哥伦比亚塔米亚米儿童衬衫

对于外界河流的旅行,小溪飞溅,在泥土挖,和大日子,这些按钮式衬衫是孩子们之间的大热门。对于父母来说,他们同样真棒,因为他们与哥伦比亚的高度受欢迎的内部UPF 40防晒和排汗面料,这使有害光线和水分离开皮肤制成。

Besides that hisshirt looks just like dad’s, the mesh vents in the back of the shirt plus the chest pockets are my son’s favorite features. The vents keep him cool on hot days, and the pockets provide a safe place for special toys and snacks away from his curious little brother.

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icebreaker Oasis Long Sleeve Crew($ 55)

icebreaker Oasis Long Sleeve Crew

对于多天的背包旅行,其中每一盎司数,我们只需要一组的孩子们的衣服每一个年轻人。羊毛是完美的睡眠都在玩,所以我们一般采取两种绿洲长袖衬衫:一个是天,一个用于睡觉。

The shirt is lightweight, comfortable, and keeps my son warm in the evening and cool during the day. Wool is also naturally antimicrobial, so no matter how much he sweats in it, it doesn’t take on any extra odors.

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Stio Kids’ Eddy Shirt($ 78)

STIO儿童埃迪恤

This mini-sized classic “mountain town” Stio snap-up long-sleeve shirt is so versatile, it can be worn anytime anywhere. From all-day outdoor adventures to looking nice out on the town, this shirt does it all while keeping your little one protected from the sun and cool. My son calls this shirt his “fancy snappy” shirt, as he can easily take it on and off.

作为两个年轻的,野生的男孩的母亲,我喜欢寻找可以很容易地打开和关闭采取全覆盖衬衫。这是在湖天我的第一选择,因为我能够尽快,因为他们得到的水出来丢在他们。如果他们碰巧它弄湿,它在干燥分钟,看起来不错,顺利进入晚上不错的家庭聚餐。

I especially love the fact that the whole family has the same shirt. It makes packing for family adventures easier, and, as a bonus, if we happen to get a family picture, it looks like we planned it!

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Best Kids’ Bottoms

小男孩是绩效特制尼龙昆虫盾裤($28)

Little Boys' IS Performance Ripstop Insect Shield Pants

这些cargo pants from Insect Shield not only repel bugs, but they fit amazingly well. The inside adjustable elastic button makes these pants wearable for a long time. The canvas ripstop fabric makes these pants durable enough for rock climbing, dirt slides, and any other rough outdoor play your little one likes to get up to.

即使在一个完整的夏季使用,这些主力裤子会看到的全对,无咬播放至少一次摔倒和夏季。这些也都在big kids’ versionas well as (albeit non-ripstop) leggings for bothlittle kidsandbig kids

店小男孩的裤子特制尼龙Shop Boys’ Ripstop Pants店小女孩的IS护腿Shop Girls’ IS Leggings

追逐风车散热长内衣裤($74)

追逐风车散热长内衣裤

Chasing Windmills specializes in making wool clothes for kids that are durable, comfortable, and functional. As parents who live in wool for all of our big adventures, we know how hard it is to make wool durable.

So after putting these thermal long johns through our toddler test on a multiday bikepacking trip where he repeatedly dragged himself along rocks and through multiple puddles, we were thoroughly impressed that they not only held up but also came out looking mostly clean and ready for more after a good washing.

Our son calls them his “play PJs,” as they’re cozy and durable. The reinforced knees coupled with the stylish stitching and cute colors make both moms and kids happy. My only warning is that you will want to buy multiple pairs.

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Patagonia Baby Baggies(29美元)

Patagonia Baby Baggies

巴塔哥尼亚灯笼裤是夏季和冒险在我们家的象征。从3个月至45岁的年龄,我们全家是一个大风扇。再加上弹性和舒适的腰带的旅行箱风格使它们适合大小的大量长一段时间。

我11-month-old can still fit into his 3- to 6-month-old baggies, and my 3-year-old can fit both his 3T and 2T baggies just fine. As far as kids’ clothes go, that’s a win.

Both boys wear their baggies almost every day of the summer. Whether they’re playing in the sandbox, on a river trip, or wearing them over their long johns before heading into the tent for the night, the Patagonia baggies are apart of our everyday outfits all summer long.

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Columbia French Terry Jogger($ 50-60)

Columbia French Terry Jogger

谁不喜欢好的运动裤?这些extra-comfy, durable, and tapered joggers come with an added UPF 50 feature that parents are especially fond of. We love these pants for early mornings while camping or heading to the local park.

They’re the perfect layering piece to throw in your bag for the drive or bike home after a long day at the lake and are great for crisp yet sunny fall days.

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Best Kids’ Shoes

Teva Omnium Drift($30)

Teva全部漂移孩子的鞋

这些sandals are my 3-year-old’s favorite summer everyday shoes. The Velcro buckle coupled with a roomy toebox makes them the easiest pair of shoes he has that he can put on and take off himself.

They’re also super lightweight, have great traction for slippery surfaces, and have a reinforced toebox which helps protect him from constantly stubbing his toes.

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Columbia Little Kids’ Drainmaker IV Water Shoe($ 55)

Columbia Little Kids' Drainmaker IV Water Shoe

If you’re on the hunt for a good water sneaker, you can go ahead and end your search with these. For river trips when we get in and out of the water a lot, or for hiking trips where cross a lot of rivers, we put our little guy in these.

他们是重量轻,易于排出所有的水,并且由于网格,将让我们的儿子的脚温暖,尽管进出冷水整天之中。虽然他们是很难让我的儿子拿开和关,其实我喜欢这个功能,因为我知道活动期间,他们将不会意外滑落。

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Vivobarefoot Fulman Toddler Boot($85)

Vivobarefoot Fulman Toddler Boot

对于爱好引导孩子,这四个赛季的靴子是完美的所有冒险。这些水坑防靴子可以有或没有袜子穿,很容易滑开和关。我的儿子喜欢赤足的大部分时间,但如果它是在所有寒冷的时候,他总是问他的“水坑的靴子。”

The crushable and flexible rubber outer and sole make them both durable and comfortable as they mold around the foot. And the removable thermal sole can be taken out for the warmer months and put back in for chillier days.

以上是关于spendier的一面,但他们仍然期待全新高后使用的三个赛季,并很容易就会向下传递给更多的孩子。

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最佳儿童帽子

周日下午帽子(29美元)

周日下午帽子
图片来源:作者Chelsey麦格尼斯

Putting sunscreen on my kids’ faces is the worst ever. Whenever they see me coming with any sort of cream, they go running. While I do manage to get one quick smear on them, to make it easier on everyone, I also just instituted a rule when Max was 2 months old: If you’re in the sun, you have to wear your sun hat.

幸运的是,我的孩子们似乎并不介意在所有的太阳帽。事实上,最大询问他的帽子,他每天早上准备出门门前。我爱他们,因为他们是轻便,舒适(我自己的几个相同的帽子我自己的),它们覆盖颈部。

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Skida Alpine Hats($ 32)

Skida Alpine Hats

For chilly mornings and nights, we love Skida’s alpine hats. They’re soft, fit perfectly on the head, and come in great patterns. The only complaint I have is the fact that they have too many awesome color and pattern choices!

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巴塔哥尼亚婴儿灯笼裤帽(29美元)

巴塔哥尼亚婴儿灯笼裤帽

For itty-bitty newborn babies, this Baggies Cap molds perfectly to their heads and keeps the sun off of their tiny faces. We got one when our youngest was 3 months old, and at 11 months it still fits him perfectly. And because the material is both breathable and comfortable, he doesn’t fight it and keeps it on the whole day.

You can flip the brim up for a stylish hipster look, or flip it down for a more functional sun hat effect.

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