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Spray painting boulders in National Parks will cost you.

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From ice-biking in Siberia to “camel-joring,” these trips are nothing if not unique.

Friday, April 17th, 2015

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Friday, April 17th, 2015

Free ‘Rental’ Of Outdoor Gear

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Porcelain Rocket bike packs are made by hand in North America, and they are as good as it gets.

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Spring-Loaded: ENKO Shoes

A questionable shoe design or a revolution for runners? The ENKO is one odd shoe.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

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New website gives campers first-hand reviews of sites, nearby attractions and more.

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First Look: Columbia Sportswear Titanium A-Basin Shell

Coming fall 2015, the Columbia A-Basin Ripper jacket competes with much more expensive shells.

Monday, March 23rd, 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

Holy Roller! 22 MPH Electric Longboard

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

Friday, April 17th, 2015

First Look: Big Agnes Lighted Tent

The mtnGLO series of tents from Big Agnes have built-in lighting and other tech-driven features. We put the 4-person Gilpin Falls to the test for this review.

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

First Look: Petzl ‘Macchu’ Kid Climbing Harness System

Petzl has a new kind of climbing harness system for kids. We test it with a tiny gear junkie at the local climbing gym.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

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

72 dams were removed across the country in 2014.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Explore Everest Without Leaving Your Couch

Explore the unique and vibrant Khumbu region at the base of Everest.

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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.

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