Stephanie Pearson

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Follow the Leaders: Gear Your Guide Uses

Nobody knows gear like the guides who rely on it every day. We asked two travel award-winning guides,Dawa Temba Sherpa and Jorge Esquivel, what tops their list.

Surviving Tasmania

A fascination with a cartoon animal and a Class V river lured her to the empty wilderness of Tasmania. Turns out the raw side of Down Under offers an amazing number of pristine places to camp, surf,...

The Long Road Home

Women combat veterans suffer the same injuries and difficulties as their male counterparts. And a rugged form of expedition therapy offers a new kind of hope.

The Best New Women's Winter Workout Wear

Make sure you're comfortable, warm and ventilated this winter when you work out.  To get you started, here's some of the best new women's workout gear.

No Cold Feet

Budding explorer Sonya Baumstein becomes the first person to SUP across the Bering Strait

This is 48: Surfer Dave Kalama Turns a Corner

Surf icon Dave Kalama is still riding 60-foot waves and winning Stand-UP-­paddleboarding races two years shy of his 50th birthday. What’s his secret? Stephanie Pearson enlists at the waterman’s...

The Ultimate Alaska Road Trip

Alaska is inherently intimidating, which is why so many people are willing to cough up a small fortune to see the state’s greatest landscapes by bush plane. But if you fly into Anchorage and...

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