Come June, when the sunlight finally returns to ICELAND , this rugged Nordic outpost is transformed into a round-the-clock adventure playground for multisport enthusiasts. PLUS: Sea kayak SWEDEN , cycle DENMARK , trek NORWAY , and gallop FINLAND this summer.
THE WILD FILE
What's the highest unclimbed peak in the world? How much food would a man-size hummingbird need to survive? And more.
By Brad Wetzler
Stalking an elusive songbird last seen in 1938, a naturalist confronts the myths and monsters of the Brazilian wilds—and succumbs to the thrill of a tantalizingly futile chase.
By Scott Weidensaul
From classic SLR to modern digital and video, the latest HIGH-TECH CAMERAS can capture all your outdoor exploits—and bring 'em back home. PLUS: Professional-grade photo accessories; Aquafly's FUTURISTIC FLY BOX ; Kelty's expand-and-retract backpack; a jacket for rough-weather paddlers; PROFESSIONAL-GRADE PHOTO ACCESSORIES ; and more.