Adventure and backcountry travel around North America and the World.
The Best Kiteboarding Locations for Your Next Wind Adventure
Where should you plan your next kiteboarding trip? We’ve got you covered with the best kiteboarding locations for your next vacation.
Skiing in Japan: Tips, Tricks, and Must-Pack List
Do you like riding deep powder with nonexistent lift lines? Noshing on steaming noodles? Soaking in hot springs at the end of your day? If you answered yes to these questions, a ski or snowboard trip to Japan is probably already on your bucket list.
Highways to High Desert: Colorado Teardrops Canyonland Trailer Review
For eight days and 2,500 miles, my wife and I lived in a Colorado Teardrops Canyonland. If you’re considering a tow-behind for your adventures, here are the ups, downs, and in-betweens of this off-road-ready trailer.
‘Drink Now’ Tech Mug Means Coffee’s Never Too Hot
Travel mug brand BURNOUT is using space tech to keep fluids like coffee at their optimal — or most drinkable — temperature.
Pick Your Powder: Win a Ski Trip Anywhere in Colorado
High Sierra and GearJunkie teamed up to give skiers and snowboarders adventure gear — and a ski trip in Colorado. And it’s all on us.
Best Travel Gifts for the Globetrotter
Looking for the perfect gift for the traveler in your life? Our experts have rounded up the best travel gifts for every budget.
Lassen Volcanic National Park: Everything to Love About a Big Park, Without the Crowds
Lassen Volcanic National Park is one of the lesser-known parks. There’s a lot to love about this northern California gem, which is chock-full of volcanoes, alpine lakes, waterfalls, meadows, and geothermal features. On our recent visit, we felt like we had an epic, unique playground to ourselves.
Turkey Dogs in Moab: An Unconventional Thanksgiving Outdoors
If you haven’t planned Thanksgiving, I highly recommend giving yourself a pass. Last year, instead of sitting around stuffing our faces with stuffing, we rode our bikes in the desert.
Backcountry Date Night: Columbia Sends Hollywood Newlyweds Off the Grid
See what happens when the star of this “This Is Us” and his wife head into the wilds of Alaska.
Is Onewheel+ XR the Future of Personal Transportation?
The OneWheel+ XR is part electric go-cart, part all-terrain snowboard, and part magic carpet — or at least that’s how it feels.
The Best Gear for Traveling With Kids
If you’re traveling with kids, planning ahead and packing the essentials can mean the difference between a cherished memory and a complete meltdown. Make travel fun for the whole family with our favorite gear and travel tips.
Free Gear Fridays: Adventure Pack Giveaway With Cannae Pro Gear
Here at GJ, we test a lot of gear. We are fortunate to test cutting-edge new products. Now, we want to give you the chance to win some gear too. This week, one lucky winner will receive a set of packs from Cannae Pro Gear designed specifically for travel and adventure. More on the brand: Cannae […]
Sleep in a Portaledge: LOGE’s Outdoorsy Hostel Expands Across US
Now expanding across the U.S., LOGE builds for-outdoors ‘camps’ dedicated to the active traveler. With hostel pricing and equipment access built in, the new brand should be on your radar when booking stays.
Free Gear Fridays: Adventure Travel Kit Giveaway With Velomacchi
Here at GJ, we test a lot of gear. We are fortunate to test cutting-edge new products. Now, we want to give you the chance to win some gear too.
One Heal of a Deal: Enter This ZipStitch Giveaway
It’s a cinch to add peace of mind to your outdoor adventures. Just throw a ZipStitch into your first-aid kit.
Hiking in Olympic National Park: From Sea to Summit to Rainforest
In seven full days we backpacked in three different ecosystems found in Olympic National Park. With two days in the mountains, two by the Pacific Ocean, and three in a rain forest, the week was full of diversity and pristine wilderness.
Sherpa Trailer Blends Burly Build With Off-Road Luxury
The Sherpa camping trailer from BRS Offroad combines luxury amenities with rugged off-road capability. This pull-behind hardshell trailer pod carries a rooftop tent on two wheels.
The World’s Hiking Trails on One Map, Illustrated by Hand
From the Appalachian Trail in the U.S. to the Bibbulmun Track in Australia, the Awesome Maps Hiking Map highlights some of the world’s preeminent hiking trails.