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September 22

Oregon voters have opened the door to treating mental illness with substances like ketamine and psilocybin. In a peek at the future, our seeker attends a backwoods retreat where patients get help from a powerful combination of drugs and the outdoors.

Want to cook chocolate fondue, grilled cheeses, and cold-soaked meals with one device on trail? The Vargo Bot is the miracle that makes it happen.

A new study investigates how different types of physical performance are affected by the time of day

Kona? Out. St. George? In. Instead of the Big Island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, triathlon’s Big Show will take place in southwestern Utah.

For Tributaries Digital Cinema, balancing cameras on shaky bows is just the way to show off life aboard beautiful boats

Even if you don’t climb Washington’s highest peak, the spectacular views and scenery in Mount Rainier National Park will leave you invigorated, says our 63 Parks columnist of the 42nd stop on her quest to visit every U.S. park

And it’s made in America by a new company you’ve probably never heard of

In which two bold but questionably sane adventurers actually do for reals what Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels only pretended to do

The South American pack animal is the perfect companion for getting deep into the wilderness with little ones

Máxima Acuña fights to protect her land as she stands up to the largest gold producer in the world: U.S.-based Newmont Mining Corporation

Sprays, lotions, wipes, apparel, and devices to keep mosquitoes, ticks, and flies at bay

The case of 24-year-old Daniel Granberg, who died of high-altitude pulmonary edema earlier this month, highlights the danger of altitudes well below the Himalayan “death zone”

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Outside columnist Joe Lindsey thinks the Rime 1.0 is one of the best affordable pieces of cycling apparel. “While the shoe fits all two-bolt clipless pedal systems, it comes with a treaded cleat insert so you can start riding it with flat pedals and upgrade to clip-ins later,” he wrote.
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There are lots of ways to find your running potential. These tips may not be helpful in that process.
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A firsthand account of a free-solo accident in the Sierra Nevada
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‘The White Lotus,’ ‘Ted Lasso,’ and the harrowing tale of a shipwreck
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‘The Noor,’ filmed by Vadim Sherbakov, captures the otherworldly winter beauty of the planet’s deepest lake, Russia’s Lake Baikal

Bryan Rogala shares his first impressions of Kuat’s new Piston Pro X bike rack. They’re very positive.

An unnatural lack of fear, a high tolerance for suffering, and a healthy sense of humor. Just ask Cedar Wright.

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A new app called NatureQuant harnesses the latest research to track and rate your time outside. Next up: determining how much you need.

A new app called NatureQuant harnesses the latest research to track and rate your time outside. Next up: determining how much you need.