Bucky McMahon

Bucky McMahon

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SUP Dude

Masochistic surf kook bent on taming very large stand-up paddleboard seeks Graveyard of the Atlantic for island-linking expedition entirely at whim of wind and waves.

Bucky McMahon
Mar 17, 2010

Giro di Salame

On a vintage steed, over vertiginous hills of white gravel, suitcase overloaded with courage, BUCKY McMAHON battles through Italy's infamous Eroica—a grueling, 127-mile "period...

Bucky McMahon
May 28, 2009

Where the Walking Shark Lives

It's the antithesis of the bleached-out, overfished reefs that divers find around the world—a place where the sea is still bursting with life, and hope for the ocean endures. Pull on a tank...

Bucky McMahon
Jul 8, 2008

Let the Bad Times Roll

Adventure, big and small, is all about risk. The risk that things may go terribly wrong. That danger will finally cut off your credit and hit you with a hefty bill. That luck will flee the scene as...

Peter Stark, Jane Smiley, Jon Lee Anderson, Ken Collins, Bucky McMahon, Skip Horner, Michael Perry, Wells Tower, Michael Behar, Ben Ryder Howe, Daniel Duane, Ace Kvale, Joe Glickman, Mark Levine, and Jason Stevenson
Oct 1, 2005

What Scares Me

Thirteen otherwise courageous writers reveal their deepest, darkest fears in our homage to the creepy, crawly, menacing world of phobias. Prepare to squirm.

John Updike, Stewart O'Nan, Michael Perry, Katie Arnold, Pico Iyer, Bucky McMahon, Bruce McCall, Jane Smiley, Donald Katz, Jack Hitt, David Rakoff, Jo Ann Beard, and Mary Roach
Jan 9, 2002

Jungle Gym

Welcome to Bigfoot's winter hideaway, where unclimbed mountains, roaring whitewater, and a new luxury eco-lodge await you

Bucky McMahon
Dec 1, 2001

Life is Way, Way More than a Beach

Destinations Special, Outside magazine, February 2001: Wild Caribbean

Susan Enfield Esrey, Bucky McMahon, Kent Black, Nancy Zimmerman, Michael DeFreita, Tom Byrnes, and Carol Greenhouse
Feb 1, 2001

Fresh Tracks

Heli Help Us[sidebar img=1467951 | hed=][/sidebar] The $65,000 and exhaustive training needed for a summit bid on Everest may be a bit out of your league, but climbing 16,535-foot Mount Carstensz in...

Bucky McMahon
Jan 12, 2001

Going Places: Best Trips 2001

Outside's guide to the 50 coolest adventures and top new travel spots

Bucky McMahon, Christian DeBenedetti, and Tim Neville
Jan 1, 2001

In Tobago, It's All Good

Exploring the oldest protected rainforest, the soft coral reefs, and the all-night fĂȘtes of the Caribbean's farthest reaches

Bucky McMahon
Feb 1, 2000

In Tobago, It's All Good

Exploring the oldest protected rainforest, the soft coral reefs, and the all-night fêtes of the Caribbean's farthest reaches

Bucky McMahon
Feb 1, 2000