Kelly Bastone

The Best Alpine Boots of 2017

Boots don’t have to be torture devices. Here’s what to look for when buying your next pair—plus seven of our favorites.

Found: Better Women's Bike Layers

A shortage of functional, design-forward mountain bike apparel led one disgruntled rider to launch Buttermilk, a tiny startup dedicated to core cyclists

GoPro'ing the World's Most Iconic Ski Descent

Pro ski mountaineer Chris Davenport has logged ambitious lines on all the globe’s continents—including Antarctica—but the pinnacle of them all, he says, is the Super C Couloir near Portillo, Chile....

First Look: Lumo Run

Debuting in March 2016, Lumo Run shorts (and women’s tights) have a built-in sensor that analyzes your form and provides real-time coaching. We took the beta version for a test run.

Tentrr Is the New Airbnb for Campers

The former managing director of the New York Stock Exchange hated staying at overcrowded, dirty campsites. So he came up with a new model: single canvas tents for rent on some of the most beautiful...

5 Sweet Sandboarding Spots

In the past 15 years, destinations with impressive dunes—some taller than the Empire State Building—have become meccas for the new-ish sport of sandboarding (also known as dune surfing). Here are...

Rumpl Gives Guys a Way to Get Cozy

Bed Bath and Beyond thinks it’s answered the age-old question: “What do women want?” Its aisles display perfect beds topped with coordinating pillows that may appeal to ladies...but not to men. Enter...

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Taos Ski Valley Extends Season

Buried in snow, unlike the rest of the West, Taos Ski Valley is extending its season with cheap lift tickets.

The Truth About Pasta

Mikaela Shiffrin’s stock has never been higher. The slalom phenom won Olympic gold in Sochi, and is now on track to claim her third consecutive World Cup slalom title. She’s talented, she’s...


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