Dylan Silver is a California-based writer and photographer. When he's not interviewing for a real job, he likes to surf, snowboard, paddle, and fly fish. He prefers Instagram over Twitter, but lives in an area without cell service.
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Oahu’s Juan Oliphant and Ocean Ramsey dive with sharks almost every day. Yes, it’s their job. And, yes, they have all their limbs. Dedicated researchers, Ramsey and Oliphant operate One Ocean Diving...
Every year, an elite group of racers gathers in the small Northern California town of Arcata. They’re not runners. They’re not cyclists. They’re not drivers. They’re much stranger than that. Their...
A Texas startup wants to convert shipping containers into portable rooms that would put an end to limited lodging at sporting events.
There are one-piece suits that make sense for adults. So drop your drawers, lose the shirt, and slip into the future of clothing.
Fall. The time of brilliant foliage, crisp days—and mud. Thankfully, there's plenty of gear that can withstand the muck.
Inflatable gear is nothing new. You probably have a Therm-a-Rest or blow-up raft currently stored in your gear shed. Now, designers are getting more creative with their inflatable designs.
Yes, tents are an institution in the old gear shed, but (gasp!) they’re not always necessary.
With the World Barista Championships just around the corner, a UK scientist and a Bath barista champion believe they have found the secret to the perfect brew.
For some hikers, a steaming cup of black gold in the morning is as indispensable as a trusty old pair of boots.
Molokai offers an untamed look at the state’s natural charms.
Yosemite National Park offers arguably the most scenic hiking in the country. The only challenge? Picking which trail to hike.
On Friday, Coachella kicked off the start of the outdoor music festival season. You better make sure you have the right gear for a debauchery-filled summer.
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