A recap of top stories for the week of March. 4–10, 2018.
An “unthinkable” tragedy: Two people die in tree well accidents at Oregon’s Mt. Bachelor ski area. Officials called the powder ‘fluffy’ and ‘easy to ski.’ It brought thousands to the ski resort over the weekend. But those conditions also belied a very real danger: tree wells.
GMC completely redesigned the Sierra 1500 for 2019 with one of the most advanced tailgates yet. Just unveiled in Detroit, the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 presents a technically advanced, light-duty full-size truck.
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The wait is almost over to see one of rock climbing’s most iconic ascents, the Dawn Wall, on the big screen. Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson star in the feature film, premiering at the South by Southwest festival March 11.
Outdoor Research packs stretch, weight savings, and comfort into its latest Interstellar Jacket. The key is an electrically spun waterproof-breathable membrane. We put the Interstellar to the test from Mexico to Alaska for this review.
Following Dick’s Sporting Goods and Walmart’s move to restrict firearm sales to customers 21 and over, a 20-year-old Oregon man is suing the retailers for “age discrimination.”
A diver at a popular dive site found heaps of trash floating in the current.
Chronic wasting disease is confirmed for the first time in Mississippi, and officials are trying to minimize the spread. The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) announced the state’s first confirmed case of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in a whitetail deer in Issaquena County last month.
Four-wheel drive, a roof-top tent, and an electric mountain bike: Peugeot’s Rifter concept has all the goodies for an off-road adventure.
Injuries occur when you least expect them in the backcountry. Be prepared with a minimal first aid kit.
It’s pretty simple: If you buy a dog, you buy all of the poop too. Throw that crap away and quit leaving colorful little doggy bombs on the trail for others to collect or step on.
Our weekly column finds the best deals from across the web to save you money on outdoors gear. Check out the discount gear from Morakniv, Black Diamond, Salomon, Patagonia, and more.
The proposed bill would leverage energy development on federal lands to address the National Park Service’s $11.6 billion maintenance backlog.
Looking for the best women’s running shoes? We’ve tested the best shoes for road runners, trail runners, and barefoot runners of 2018. Plus, we’ve got a Buyer’s Guide with helpful tips for better shoe shopping.
A fully functional cape and respirator mask are the latest releases from The North Face. Launching at select stores in Berlin and London on March 9, the Black Series is a part of the The North Face’s fashion department.
Elan claims skiers will get instant feedback from a ski embedded with sensors.
When there was nowhere to put gear, Ben Bransby improvised by wedging a huge piece of wood for protection. Don’t worry, the board didn’t slip when he tested it before the send!
The GirlCrew app helps women find female friends for kayaking, camping, hiking, and other outdoor adventures. (Or to just grab lunch around town!)
Danish athlete Kristina Schou Madsen scaled 5,895-meter Mount Kilimanjaro in 6 hours, 52 minutes, 54 seconds. Madsen set a new female fastest known time (FKT) on what was her first FKT attempt and first time up Kilimanjaro.
Why make a mistake when you can learn from someone else? This thru-hiker shares her dumbest backpacking mistakes.
The German-based brand Lidl wants to equip outdoor adventurers for a lot less money. Its limited run of private-label boots, jackets, headlamps, and more shocked consumers with incredibly low prices.
Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey and a group of friends tended to a hiker after his 20-foot fall onto treacherous rocks.
From next-gen tech to ingenious innovation, our weekly peek at emerging products examines the sometimes cutting-edge, sometimes quirky world of gear design.
The “Ramcharger 8” lift will whisk passengers uphill in comfort with heated seats and a blue bubble windscreen.
More than 300 acres were left scorched after a drone caught fire in Arizona’s Coconino National Forest.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve rounded up five adventurous, indefatigable, unstoppable women. Prepare to be inspired.
Fly-fishing the nation’s first national park could cost you in fines this summer if you step in Yellowstone’s streams wearing felt soles.
Redington’s Sonic-Pro wader offers women anglers a durable workhorse for fishing and work in the water.
Accomplished obstacle racer Amelia Boone dives headfirst into ultramarathons with the Sean O’Brien 100K. This video gives an inside look into her journey to the starting line and follows her to the finish.
With 19 days remaining to beat the 28-day record, Ryan Sandes and Ryno Griesel are racing through the cobbled-together network that is the Great Himalaya Trail.
The 2018 Buick Regal TourX offers lots of cargo space, effective all-wheel-drive, and a sporty, turbocharged engine. But can the TourX compete with the mighty Subaru Outback?
Volkswagen squashed the Beetle today. So we look back on the crazy ‘Bugaroo’ motorhome nobody bought into.