A small resort in Canada is offering equity stakes to help pay for mountain improvements
Coming to a city near you, with zip lines, paddling circuits, flow tracks, and a ski-resort style business model.
The pre-eminent Colorado corporation is buying up ski resorts left and right. Many are hollering “Evil Empire!”, and say a monopoly would be bad for the sport—but they’re wrong.
A movement to imbue land, rivers, and entire ecosystems with legal personhood status is gaining ground in the U.S.
On July 30 at approximately 5:45 p.m. local time, Hollywood stuntman and skydiving luminary Luke Aikins jumped out of a Cessna Grand Caravan airplane 25,000 feet above Simi Valley, California. It was...
Howard Grotts is the best American mountain biker in a generation. But he's had to overcome heartbreaking tragedy to reach his pinnacle.
A Hollywood stuntman who’s leapt out of planes for “Godzilla” and “Iron Man 3” will attempt his greatest, craziest feat yet—on live TV
The next evolution of topographic maps will be 3-D interactives that show how rivers change and landscapes erode with centimeter precision.
And they’re faster than ever before
For the past 15 years the U.S. has been tapping pro baseball and basketball players as diplomatic envoys to Muslim nations. But now, with Dean Karnazes, we’ve begun sending adventure athletes abroad...
A new study paints a grim picture of how vulnerable open areas in the West are to all types of developments. Stopping it is out of the question. But maybe we can slow it down.
In a bit of political theater, a beekeeper protesting pesticide use is going to deliver a truckload of rotting honeybees to Capitol Hill today.
Melissa Arnot, the first American woman to summit Everest without oxygen canisters and make it back down alive, explains why she snuck off to the mountain without alerting her sponsors—or even her...
Melissa Arnot became the first American woman to summit Everest without supplemental oxygen Monday, climbing the 29,035-foot peak’s northeast ridge from Tibet. It marked the sixth Everest summit for...