North & Central America

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.

High Mark

Mount Whitney, California

Lazy Water

St. Croix River, Minnesota and Wisconsin

Back in the Day

My parents used to take us ten kids tramping along the Texas coast on a shoestring. There were on to something.