Ski resorts that give you the best of both worlds: Washington, Quebec, and British Columbia
A famed Texas climbing route gets cloned indoors
The strangest stuff litters the flood-sloshed banks of the Mississippi River and her tributaries�tires by the hundred, refrigerators, automobiles, messages in a bottle, urine in a bottle, and...
An Adventure Travel Guide to British Columbia
What does it take to steer across the Bering Strait? Guts, persistence, andoh yeaha seven-ton SUV.
What's that smell? It's a teeming avian sanctuaryand a sump of troubled waters. It's a mess that we createdand a puzzle we can't solve. It's California's Salton Sea, a hypersaline lake...
The just-in-time, let's-party, fear-no-evil Winter Olympics get ready to rip in the country that needs 'em now more than ever
Bound for Utah? Beyond the Olympic venues, here's what to doindoors and outin one of the nation's greatest backcountry playgrounds.
Twelve trips to change your lifeand make a difference
Warm, windswept, unfettered, ever-changingNorth America's four great desert regions hide untold possibilities for classic winter adventure. They may be scorching and sere, with prickly dangers...
When mountain biking this swath of border country, you hope that all the snake bites is your derailleur
Coyote howls and other high-desert chills in Joshua Tree National Park
A thawing-out spring break on the Rio Grande is anything but