Nine-to-five, 40 hours a week… spend your life doing something you love, something ‘epic.’ From avalanche forecasters to mountain guides, here we highlight 20 of the toughest, most extreme (and best) jobs on Earth.

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IFMGA Mountain Guide: Peak Of A Profession

If there's a singular job that epitomizes working in the outdoors, it's the mountain guide. We talked with IFMGA-certified guide Kris Erickson for some insight into an undeniably epic career. Read More...

Friday, August 26th, 2016 11:16am

How To Land A Ski Resort Job

Is working at a ski resort your dream job? We got some inside advice from Copper Mountain's HR department to help you land it. Read More...

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 2:27pm

Forge To Fine Art: Blacksmith Aaron Cergol

Aaron Cergol crafts axes, hammers, and knives on a restored forge. In this original video, GearJunkie travels to Milwaukee where a young master blacksmith creates works of art from hot steel. Read More...

Friday, July 29th, 2016 12:41pm