Katie Arnold (@raisingrippers) is a freelance journalist and editor who writes Raising Rippers for Outside online. She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with her husband, two young daughters, and puppy Pete.
Running 42 Miles Across the Grand Canyon and Back.
When news broke earlier this week that six-year-old Keelan Glass finished the Showdown Half Marathon in Fairfield, Texas, in under three hours, news outlets picked it up as the anomaly it appeared to...
These days, it seems hurrying has become our default pace. We might not be able to slow time, but we can stretch it and steal it and maybe even make peace with it. Here are five ways to enjoy your...
Move your body every day. That’s the key to staying fit and happy, says Will Gadd, a three-time X Games ice climbing champion, accomplished rock climber, and expert kayaker.
Selecting a dog that loves kids and adventure equally can be challenging. The author scours the internet and breeding facilities for the perfect puppy.
When the author's girls were big enough to try stand-up paddleboarding on an inflatable SUP, they fell in love with the sport. And so she sought out the best board for herself and her kids. The...
CrossFit isn't just for adults. There are over a thousand programs nationwide specifically designed for kids. Is this a good thing?
The Green River just may be the ultimate fall family river trip (as long as the weather cooperates)
The Travails of Procuring a Baby Passport
Dane vs. Dad at the World Freestyle Championships
Tim Olson on How to Run—and Win—100 Milers While Making it Look Easy
Even parents need alone time. Follow these 10 tips for the perfect solitary adventure weekend.
On a 36 hour multisport trip to Colorado, one parent discovers the importance of adventuring alone.
When you're a parent of young children and work full time, you can come up with plenty of excuses for blowing off exercise. Just don't tell them to Pam Smith.
How do you capture the last sunny days of summer? With a family outing on the lake.