Christopher Solomon

The Donald Trump Environmental Scorecard

What does the GOP's big orange machine think about issues like climate change, energy development, and federal control of public lands? Outside's roundup of a surprising (and sometimes shocking) set...

June and July Weekend Escapes

Plotting your summer can be stressful—so we planned all your weekends for you, packed with fly-fishing, mountain biking, and beer festivals. You're welcome.

The New Golden Rule of Playing Outside: Place First

Even Sierra Club-approved activities can have disastrous effects on the natural places we revere. And that's led to a fracture between two should-be allies: recreationists and conservationists.

Yosemite to Rename Several Iconic Places

Can a private company trademark public property? That's the question the feds are scrambling to answer after a longtime concessionaire in Yosemite claimed rights to the names of some of the park's...

The Outside Guide to 2016

The year ahead will be filled with goggles that guide us down the ski hill, stoves that could save humanity, and Kubrickian pods that will carry us to the edge of space.


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