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The Greatest Show on Surf
What's more entertaining than a big-wave contest at Maverick's? The two men fighting over it.
Into the Wild By Jon Krakauer (1996)
The New Rules of Survival
The planet is smaller than ever, but that just means there's a host of new dangers out thereand a new set of solutions. These days, a text message or the right travel-insurance policy might just save your bacon. So study upyour life may depend on it.
The New Rules: Avalanches Dont Discriminate
Just because you're in-bounds doesn't mean you're safe.
Skiing on a Budget
My dad always said the family that skis together...spends a helluva lot of dough. Here are some ways to trim the fat.
Best Winter Adventures
Five of our favorite trips.
Best Winter Adventures: Ahwahnee Hotel
Yosemite National Park, California
The Golfer: Luke Brosterhous
The Rancher: Jerad Iacovetto
Jacks of All Trades
Yes, there's a world-class ski resort in Steamboat Springs. But as the careers (and hobbies) of these five guys demonstrate, that's just one part of this relaxed Colorado town's allure.
Energy Food Guru: Adam Spector
Revolutionary New Gear
Outside's guide to the best new concepts in gear, garb, human performance, and green.