Adventure and backcountry travel around North America and the World.

Boot Test! Hike to High Falls in Iceland

In Iceland last week, a GearJunkie editor laced into a new pair of hiking boots and trekked uphill to a high falls. Here's a look at the trip plus a few first impressions of a to-be-released ECCO boot. Read More...

June 11, 2012

Iceland and ECCO Shoes: High-Latitude Trip

Iceland! This week, a GearJunkie editor jetted to Reykjavík for some high-latitude adventure + to see the debut of a new footwear line from Danish shoemaker ECCO. Here are a few images from the action so far. . . Read More...

June 7, 2012

15-yr.-Old Conquers ‘Seven Summits’

"It's in the books. The kid and team summit with all fingers and toes." Those were the brief words this past weekend transmitted from Antarctica to the world telling the success of a 15-year-old kid, Jordan Romero, who has now climbed the world's fabled Seven Summits. Read More...

December 26, 2011

SCOTTEVEST Travel Boxers

Boxer shorts with a pocket in front -- that's the simple concept behind the Travel Boxers. For better or worse, stashing your iPhone in your underwear is now in the realm of the possible! Read More...

November 11, 2010

$10K Polartec Grant

Got a wild idea for an expedition in 2011? Applications for the $10,000 International Polartec Challenge Grant are available now. Read More...

October 6, 2010
SteriPEN AdventurerOpti product photo

SteriPEN AdventurerOpti

Purify your water with UV light. The AdventurerOpti zaps viruses, bacteria and other microscopic bad boys to make questionable drinking water clean. Read More...

May 12, 2010
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