Outside Classics

It's Gonna Suck To Be You

Brave 101 miles of rugged Rocky Mountain trail and scree, brutal cold, and the moist rattle of pulmonary edema. Endure 66,000 vertical feet of elevation change, driving sleet, and a little capillary...

The Sting of the Assassin

In an exclusive excerpt from his new book, Last Breath: Cautionary Tales from the Limits of Human Endurance, Peter Stark combines true life science with chilling scenarios of fatal hazards in the...

The Fist of God

Why are these people beating each other senseless? Travel deep out onto the Bolivian altiplano, across the line between campesino and gringo, too far past the border between celebration and...