A speed ascent of a Grand Canyon spire proves that light is right
It's hard to be first at anything these days. Case in point: five comrades on holiday attempting to ski a virgin vertical face on Huascarán, Peru's tallest mountain. A study of überathlete group...
Mountaineering in the Brooks Range
Get lost in Alaska's Wrangell--St. Elias: It's six Yellowstones' worth of icy lakes,anonymous meadows, and peaks you won't find on any map.
Five wunderfamilies show how children are no impediment to real, no-holds-barred, self-supported adventure.
Discover the wild side of Greece and western Turkey with 12 getawaysfrom Spartan to Olympian.
Like any city, Everest Base Camp has its own social structure, an astonishing collection of amenities, and just as many problems. Outside decided to take a look back at the history of this...
There's nobody more qualified to drag you to the top of the world than Babu Chiri Sherpa. And he'll gladly do it. But when he's through, he's got some business of his own to attend to. Namely,...
Eight friends. Four volcanoes. Nine days. A primer on self-guided ski mountaineering.
Exploring the most enchantingly rugged places on earth is easy. Just follow our guide to the world's ten classic treks, put one foot in front of the otherand don't forget to take it...
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