One of the best climbers of her generation points her skis down 27,766-foot Makalu.
Krakauer has made a brand out of his I’m-not-here-to-make-friends reporting. His latest work is no exception.
Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg will now attempt the first solar-powered, round-the-world flight in their high-tech, carbon-fiber, kind-of-cramped plane
Five sunny destinations for last-minute escapes.
A river literally runs through this 6,600-acre guest ranch deep in Montana’s cowboy country.
It's been more than 20 years since legendary ski-film director Warren Miller was shooting movies in the mountains above Island Lake Lodge, back when it was a single bunkhouse with an old snowcat....
Like plenty of other athletic guys, I'd seriously underestimated yoga. It's deceptively difficult and occasionally deserving of expletives—but just as fun with the right gear.
November is springtime in the altiplano of South America, where the vast two-million-acre Lake Titicaca collides with the 20,000-foot peaks of the Cordillera Real and an endless sky. Set yourself up...
For the bike nut who thought he had everything, here comes the floor pump that will outlive him. It’s made by SILCA.
While you were busy flipping flapjacks, the maple-syrup business has been going through a major upheaval.
The first county in the United States to outlaw fracking has an idea that could give environmentalists the upper hand—and deliver a major setback to big oil.
This epic road trip takes you past wild rivers, vast deserts, big mountains, and pristine coastline.
With sites like VRBO.com, it’s easier than ever to rent a sweet place on a spectacular body of water. These five classic lakes offer the perfect blend of isolation and comfort.
Our summer is the perfect time to migrate south to new zealand, where July means trekking-perfect temperatures and no crowds
Get way out there at the new luxury hotel Uma Punakha, in the foothills of Bhutan's Himalayas