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Sarah Sturm was searching for a purpose beyond competing and found it through coaching young women Go to article - How Burnout Led This Pro Cyclist to Redefine Success
We explore the pros and cons of two relatively affordable options Go to article - Sprinter vs. Teardrop Trailer: What's Best for Camping?
A study from the Colorado Avalanche Information Center indicated something counterintuitive: experience doesn't always correspond with safety Go to article - How the Pandemic Has Changed Backcountry Safety
Whether you're shopping for others or yourself, these sales are the best opportunities to save big on gear this year Go to article - Outside's Guide to 2020 Holiday Sales on Outdoor Gear
This year the famous outdoor film festival is going virtual, with thrilling tales of climbing adventures and profiles of charismatic conservationists Go to article - Stream These 5 Highlights from the Banff Film Festival
After a challenging summer and fall, we're all wondering what the ski season has in store. Don't worry: resorts are working hard to open and ensure a safe experience for everyone, and there are plenty of other ways to delight in the white stuff. Here's the lowdown. Go to article - 15 Ways to Play in the Snow This Year
He's put this gear through its paces, and now it's on sale Go to article - Our Gear Guy's Black Friday Deal Picks
These slackliners explore the limits of humankind high above the ground, under the northern lights. Go to article - Exploring the Limits of Humankind Through Highlining
When you stop breathing, oxygen flowing to your brain actually increases—at least for a while Go to article - How Does Your Brain Respond When You Hold Your Breath?
With a little planning and some commonsense precautions, including quarantine, winter adventures in the Green Mountain State are as ample as ever Go to article - Yes, You Can Adventure in Vermont This Winter
With races canceled, Enda challenged its sponsored athletes to set a record on Mount Kenya Go to article - Behind the Scenes of a Unique FKT Attempt in Kenya
Stay warm and get outside more during these colder months with smart gear picks Go to article - The Best Winter Car-Camping Upgrades
When it comes to big purchases like skis and bikes, many of us are punching above or below our weight. Psychology helps explain why. Go to article - Your Brain Is Tricking You into Buying the Wrong Gear
Food scientists and marketers are creating healthy, plant-based, imitation tuna, crab, and shrimp that look and taste like the real thing. Better yet, switching to faux seafood will help curb our reliance on an international fishing industry that has become an environmental and human-rights disaster. Go to article - The New Wave of Fishless Fish Is Here
The legendary skier's latest project since retiring is an Amazon series called 'The Pack.' It's the perfect lighthearted binge to get you through the pandemic holidays. Go to article - Lindsey Vonn Is Hosting a Reality TV Show with Dogs
In the Texas Hill Country, an event called Trail Camp offers community and care for veterans, one mile at a time Go to article - These Veterans Find Solace in Trail Running
With more than 200 miles of trails, there's a lot to explore in this iconic Wyoming attraction. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's 25th stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park. Go to article - Grand Teton Is a Hiker's Park
How Spain's Natxo González prepares his body and mind to tackle the biggest swell on earth Go to article - Training for Big-Wave Surfing? It's All in Your Head.
Dubious about the hyped-up claims of many skin-care products, one editor tried the popular Aztec Secret face mask. Now it's part of her weekly routine. Go to article - This Face Mask Made Me a Skin-Care Convert
How does the 2021 Basecamp X measure up to #vanlife? Go to article - An Off-Grid Test of Airstream's Most Rugged Trailer