Most people, you know, put on a pair of shoes in order to start running. Chris Hawson, though, needed to take his off.
In 1900, Chicagoans remade their city’s namesake river. Then they let it go to hell.
Jason Diamond talks with Michael Kiser, the founder of a site that, well, hunts for good beer.
Avalo York once ruled the Central Park bike loop. He's still there, almost every weekday, but he's been done with racing for a long time.
Katie Heaney goes looking for the dead in Minnesota's (possibly haunted) St. James Hotel.
Last year, Patrick Halloran finished last in the Empire State Building Run-Up. This year, he's coming back, and he's going to kick your ass.
Want to know what domestic bliss looks like? A rundown cabin with no electricity on the edge of rain-soaked Alaskan wilderness.
Bill Ulfelder, the New York director of The Nature Conservancy, sees 14,000 acres of rooftops in his city that could be used for everything from generating electricity to restoring nature.
Midwest ski resorts get a bad rap for too much camo and not enough snow. These four prove the stereotypes wrong.
Meet the man who runs 30 miles a day and eats nothing but fruit.
Katie Heaney investigates the history of the most famous Midwestern Yeti.
A proposal to link seven mountains and 17,000 acres in one European-style network in Utah’s Wasatch Range has created a lot of controversy. While Ski Utah’s president, Nathan Rafferty, is a big...
A proposal to link seven mountains and 17,000 acres in one European-style network in Utah’s Wasatch Range has created a lot of controversy. While Peter Metcalf, the CEO of Black Diamond Inc., thinks...
Noah Davis completes a sprint triathlon in his Brooklyn apartment.
In a place built on selective ignorance, a storm forced everyone to stop and think.