National Parks

Is a sweater or vest better for long hikes?

I'm doing the John Muir Trail this summer and am trying to decide between a down sweater (like the Rab Microlight Alpine jacket) or a down vest (like the...

Spring Break

Wild weather makes the next couple of months the hardest time of the year to plan an adventure. To help you out, we've worked up game plans for all kinds of conditions. Your job? Just check the...

Canis Soup

When a young woman is killed by coyotes on a busy trail in broad daylight, how worried should we be?

The Rise of Curling

Enough with the beer jokes—curling's quickly gaining on classic Olympic sports like skiing.

Me Talk Snowboard One Day

A crash-course quiz on the slanguage you'll hear blaring over the halfpipe (or, rather, "stunt ditch") in Vancouver.

Winter Retreats

Whether you're looking for expert backcountry skiing or a romantic weekend that may or may not involve snowshoes, we've got you covered