Brad Wetzler

The Madness Continues

NEARLY 12 YEARS after the infamous Into Thin Air tragedy, books about Everest's ever-increasing chaos are still being squeezed out like freeze-dried sausages. The latest is High Crimes: The Fate of...

Something Happened

Sending Jon Krakauer to Everest was my idea. After the news broke, I spent the better part of a day wondering if I'd put him in a frozen grave.

Get Your Props

Widen the horizons of adventure by taking the controls and becoming a pilot

Get Your Props (cont.)

I'LL NEVER FORGET my first takeoff. You won't forget yours, either, and if you've ever had a yen for true travel independence—free of security pat-downs and the related frustrations that define...

Get Your Props (cont.)

TO GET A TASTE of the training, I signed on for a three-day familiarization course with Albuquerque's West Mesa Aviation. With Bird looking on, I performed the preflight check on the altimeter,...

Jackpot

Nevada may be big and windswept, but don't dare call it empty. An adventure road trip through the Silver State turns up a secret-stash playland of backcountry splendor, high-end diversions, and a...

The Wild File

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The Wild File

The Wild File: Outdoor Questions AnsweredSUBMIT YOUR QUESTION FOR THE WILD FILE HERE: wildfile@outsidemag.comIf we use your question in an upcoming issue of Outside, you'll receive a free one-year...

The Wild File

The Wild File: Outdoor Questions AnsweredSUBMIT YOUR QUESTION FOR THE WILD FILE HERE: wildfile@outsidemag.comIf we use your question in an upcoming issue of Outside, you'll receive a free one-year...

The Wild File

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The Wild File

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The Wild File

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Naughty by Nature

Looking to rachet up your mojo, sans synthetics? University of Massachusetts explorer in residence Chris Kilham, 52, has spent 25 years traveling the world to study native uses of medicinal plants....

The Wild File

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