Bob Shacochis

Surfing Gets Its Finest Literary Treatment

Reading the autobiography of any elite athlete devoted to an extreme sport—or, in the case of surfing, the radical zone of an otherwise benign and accessible sport— you might find yourself wondering...

Here The Bear and The Mafia Roam

Kamchatka, east of Siberia. As the curtain rises on the new frontier of adventure outfitting, attendees include your guide (he's the one with the armored vehicle), the local businessman (he's the one...

The Quest for the Golden Dorado

For years, Bob Shacochis was obsessed with a fish, South America's fighting golden dorado. But when he followed that dream to Argentina's Iberá Marsh, he found that he wasn't the only one with a...

Saving Gorongosa

When Greg Carr decided to help restore the greatest wildlife park in Mozambique, he didn't just send a check. He traded his suits for shorts and Boston for the savanna. And what he's...

Code Orange

Best-selling novelist and serial muckraker Carl Hiaasen is mad as hell about what they're doing to Florida. His revenge? Vicious mockery of Sunshine State sleazeballs and greedy eco-thugs. An equally...

Here The Bear and The Mafia Roam

Kamchatka, east of Siberia. As the curtain rises on the new frontier of adventure outfitting, attendees include your guide (he's the one with the armored vehicle), the local businessman (he's the one...

Make Mine Raw

Mama's boys, beware: Portsmouth Island is nature untethered

Near Wild Heaven

THIS DREAM OF LAND, of owning it—where does it start, how deep is it rooted? The nomad plants a row of barley, the warrior crowns himself king, the explorer blazes a trail for the pioneer and...

Near Wild Heaven

THIS DREAM OF LAND, of owning it—where does it start, how deep is it rooted? The nomad plants a row of barley, the warrior crowns himself king, the explorer blazes a trail for the pioneer and...