North & Central America

Grand Theft Cattle

In the range wars of the 21st century, the cattle rustler runs Ponzi schemes and the lawman drives an SUV. STEVEN RINELLA joins the new posse.

Teva Mountain Games

How a D-list paddling contest became one of the biggest competitions in mountain sports.

Teva Games 2010: Daniel Woods

Last year, 20-year-old climber Daniel Woods finished a disappointing second at the Teva Mountain Games' IFSC Bouldering World Cup. But after a four-month climbing tour in Europe and then solving the...

Magical Thinking

The secret to surviving a road trip gone awry? Just pretend.

Mr. Softee

Nothing could derail the ultimate southeastern paddling trip—except a dandy travel partner.