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

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 cyclotouristic rally"—in hopes of dying just this side of glory

Bucky McMahon
May 28, 2009

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 in Indonesia's remote Raja Ampat and witness diving's final frontier.

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 the dark tide rises. In the tales of calamity that follow, our 13 unlucky writers hold forth on their personal odysseys into the land of nightmares.

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

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

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

Bucky McMahon
Dec 1, 2001

Go Get Drenched

Bucky McMahon, John Hildebrand, Ann Vanderhoof, Christopher Shaw, Stephanie Gregory, John Jerome, Peter Taylor, and Hal Espen
May 30, 2001

Destinations Special: Wild Caribbean

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

Bucky McMahon
Jan 12, 2001

Outside's guide to the 95 coolest trips, the world's top new adventure travel spots, and the ten accessories you can't go without.

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

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

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

Where the Suwanne hits the Gulf, a bygone Florida thrives in the wilderness

Bucky McMahon
Sep 1, 1999