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Squamish Canada
The Sea to Sky Highway twists along the shore of Howe Sound just an hour north of Vancouver...
Colorado Outdoors
It is difficult to think of mountains, and mountain sports in the United States, without thinking of Colorado. For many...
From the towering peaks of the Cascades, to the canyons of the Columbia River Gorge, and across the coastal rainforests...
When it rains in Cochamó, it rains long and hard. Now, it is raining. It has been raining, it is raining, it will continue to...
Singular Patagonia hotel view
The Singular Patagonia in southern Chile’s Puerto Bories is...
For adventurous climbers looking to stray from the crowds, Wyoming offers opportunities...

Gear Closet

Rain Jacket
Appoximately 70% percent of the earth’s surface is water, 60% of the human body is water, and 100% of outdoor activities can...
All-Mountain Skis 2014-2015
If you're searching for that elusive “quiver of one” ski, this is the category in which you’ll likely...
Our rock climbing gear reviews cover all the best climbing equipment for 2014, including shoes, helmets, ropes...
Sleeping Bag for Backpacking
Unlike car camping, backpacking requires a lightweight sleeping bag that packs down small...
An interview with legendary adventurer Gary Neptune of Neptune Mountaineering. Among his many accomplishments...
Standup paddleboarding is an increasingly popular way to get out and enjoy your favorite...

Darkroom

The mirrorless revolution has yet to fully take hold—particularly in the United States—but 2014 could be the year...
Uncompahgre River Valley - Jack Brauer
Jack Brauer is one of the best: his images combine technical mastery with a command for...
Experienced photographers know that a great lens is every bit as important as a great camera. Don’t make the all...
Antarctica
An exceptional look at Antarctica from renowned photographer Christopher Michel...
Full-frame cameras are the best of the best—they have the largest sensors, the most megapixels, the highest quality...
Loften Islands - Cody Duncan
A guest essay and photographs on Norway's remote Lofoten Islands located above the Arctic Circle...

From the Inside

Surfing at Manu Bay, New Zealand
With over 15,000 kilometers of coastline, you would be hard-pressed to find better surfing and fewer crowds anywhere...
El Chaltén is a dusty climbing town with a contagious outdoor vibe. The self-proclaimed “trekking capital of Argentina”...
The Manaslu Circuit is the trekking jewel of Nepal. Bordering the Annapurna Conservation Area to the west and the Tibetan...
Patagonia National Park
The new Patagonia National Park in southern Chile’s XI (Aysen) region, a one-of-a-kind project led by Conservacion Patagonica...
Abel Tasman, New Zealand
On the northern end of New Zealand’s South Island is the warm coastal region of Abel Tasman...
For those looking for the cutting edge of adventure travel, Nepal’s Great Himalaya Trail presents...
Torres del Paine
Torres del Paine (pronounced PIE-nay) National Park in southern Chile is the crown jewel of Patagonia. Rising high is...
Queenstown, New Zealand
New Zealand has established itself as one of the world’s top adventure travel destinations...
Lofoten Islands, Norway
Norway’s Lofoten Islands are referred to as the Lofoten Wall because, quite literally, they are vertical rows of granite...