Christopher Keyes

Christopher Keyes

Christopher Keyes is the editor of Outside.



I Went Glamping and I Liked It

Can a lifelong tent pitcher with a penchant for roughing it learn to appreciate high-thread-count sheets and teak-floored showers in the midst of nature? Our editor agreed to suffer in the name of research to find out.

Christopher Keyes
Jun 22, 2020

The World Outside Is Finally Expanding

For outdoor brands and journalists, it’s been far too easy to return to familiar places to find writers, stories, and images. This month’s issue is a concerted effort to chart a new path.

Christopher Keyes
May 1, 2018

The Wildest Tales Outside Has Ever Told

Over the last 41 years, we’ve published some astonishing stories of misadventure. This new collection represents the wildest tales we’ve ever told.

Christopher Keyes
Mar 29, 2018

Celebrating 40 Years of ‘Outside’

What you’ll take from the stories in this issue is that same bit of wisdom gleaned from all great adventure tales. We humans can endure far more than we ever imagined.

Christopher Keyes
Sep 15, 2017