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Get off the beaten path in high style with adventure-ready vehicles from the 2015 Overland Expo event.

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Podcasts for the outdoor lover. Turn up the volume and get psyched for your next adventure.

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Forget Coke and Sprite. Homemade “pine tree soda” is delicious with ingredients found right outside your door.

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Across A Continent In Winter: Gear For The PCT

Two men just hiked across America in winter. This gear helped them succeed on the first winter thru-hike of the Pacific Crest Trail.

Monday, March 16th, 2015

California Bans Lead Bullets For Hunting

Hunting is endangered in California. At least that is what pro-hunt groups are citing after recent legislation.

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

UNEEK Footwear Is ‘Cord + Sole’

“It’s a total love or hate shoe — people are like ‘that’s the coolest thing I’ve ever seen,’ or ‘I hate that, I want to beat up the guy who designed it.'”

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

2015: Year Of The E-Bike?

As electric bicycle technology matures, riders are going farther, faster; but stigmas still surround these hybrid machines.

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

The Future Of Food? Testing ‘Soylent’ Meal-Replacement For An Active Lifestyle

Could an active person live off Soylent alone? I would give the meal-replacement product a three-day test to start.

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Life Or Death Climbing: Alex Honnold Q&A

We connected with Alex Honnold for a quick interview on his goals for climbing this year.

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Made In Minneapolis: Trash Bags’ Mega Messenger Pack

This made-for-messengers backpack can fit 16 pizzas or nine catering trays. It offers more than 8,000 cubic inches of storage space.

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

‘High Orbit’ – Gear Junkie Tackles Rainier’s Hidden Route

The “High Orbit” route takes a 360-degree line around the massive volcano, yo-yoing between 7,000 and 10,000 feet.

Friday, May 1st, 2015

Rivers Run Free… Nation’s Biggest Dam Removal Is Done

72 dams were removed across the country in 2014.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Holy Roller! 22 MPH Electric Longboard

Just press a button and go (fast) on this high-end electric skateboard.

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Twitter Study Reveals Where People Are Most ‘Bugged.’

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An extreme test, our two correspondents shared a single oversize Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed on a 5-day Mount Rainier trip.

Duct Tape – 25 Applications

From making a torch to a hat, duct tape’s uses are myriad.

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Glow-In-Dark: Bike Water Bottle As Illumination

Flick a switch and your water bottle will glow. A new product from Topeak adds illumination for visibility while biking at night.

Paved MTB: Urban Bike Park Offers Obstacles, Builds Skills

The Peppermint Bike Park, built in the density of Bangkok, includes wood bridges, berms, and elevated sections, wavy pavement, lights for night biking.

‘Reflective Tweed’ Bike Pack

3M Scotchlite reflective yarn makes this pack glow at night. We gave it a month-long ride test.

Tech

Glow-In-Dark: Bike Water Bottle As Illumination

Flick a switch and your water bottle will glow. A new product from Topeak adds illumination for visibility while biking at night.

Keyless Entry: Bluetooth Auto-Locking Bike Lock

The age-old battle of keeping your bike safe has a new, high-tech ally. The LINKA bluetooth bike lock is the “World’s First Auto-Unlocking Smart Bike Lock.”

Drone Flies Itself, Follows Wherever You Go

Just throw the Lily in the air and it takes flight, recording your every move.

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EarthRoamer XV-HD: Bigger, Badder Off-Road Camper

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