A recap of top stories for the week of Oct. 8 – 14, 2017
Acceleration, braking, climbing, and tail-whipping: In a head-to-head test, which comes out on top?
“If I was one day later, I would be dead.” Amazing footage, but a little NSFW language.
Fernanda Maciel shattered the previous fastest known time up and down Mt. Kilimanjaro by nearly three hours.
From High School Musical to the great outdoors, singer/actor Zac Efron shows his rugged side… with some help from Columbia.
Great outdoor gear at an amazing price. Check out the bargains from Patagonia, Sea To Summit, and ENO.
Want to climb the Flatirons? This guide goes into the necessary gear, approach, route finding, hazards, and more with mountain-guide beta.
Fall is hunting season. Here are some pointers to play it safe when traveling outside during hunting season.
The brand calls it ‘The Tank,’ and for good reason.
Quiksilver and Aqua Lung team up to develop the Highline Airlift, a CO2-powered PFD. The vest aims to lift surfers who fall on big waves.
One person’s worn out old gear is another camper’s treasure.
At an abandoned iron mine in Minnesota, a devastated community stops waiting for the mines to reopen and rebuilds in an unexpected way.
Renowned climber Hayden Kennedy and partner Inge Perkins were caught in an avalanche and on Saturday, Oct. 7. Perkins died in the slide. The next day, Kennedy took his own life.
Moose vs. wolf, who wins? The classic battle of nature plays out in this drone video.
Salomon athlete Francois d’Haene topped a star-studded field of ultra athletes, thanks in part to his gear. This is the kit he used to win the 2017 UTMB ultramarathon.
Toyota offered a peek at its upcoming crossover project: Part minivan, part SUV, and all about cargo.
Several sled dogs tested positive for prohibited substances in 2017. Next year’s race ramps up testing, prevention, and anti-doping policy.
Our weekly column finds the best deals from across the web to save you money on outdoors gear. Check out the deals from Coast, Snow Peak, Hydro Flask, Asics, and more.
Hunters, anglers, and outdoors enthusiasts united to call out legislation that would dismantle presidential authority to designate national monuments.
For all the little girls daydreaming about hiking deep into the woods and climbing mountains while sitting in the back of Den meetings, you soon can.
Our weekly peek at emerging products examines the sometimes cutting-edge, sometimes quirky world of gear design.
Who needs a waterbed when you can inflate a whole tent right on the water’s surface?
Three weeks before a 50K race, I started wearing the North Face Ultra Vertical. I put this comfortable trail running shoe to the test on just about every surface for this review.
Today, REI launched its End of Summer Sale. It’s a great chance to nab quality gear at a bargain. These are some of our editors’ favorite deals from the sale. Note, take an extra 25% off listed sale price through Oct. 16!
I hear a noise and turn. In an instant, I notice a bear charging. Fumbling for my bear I take aim and mash the firing button—too late! Thank God, it was just a robot.
Margo Hayes sends 5.15, Chris Sharma deep water solos, Brad Gobright free solos, and Maureen Beck climbs without a hand.