Christopher Keyes

Christopher Keyes

Christopher Keyes is the editor of Outside.



The Epic Failures of Ambition

Two adventure masterpieces, Astoria by Peter Stark and Savage Harvest by Carl Hoffman, revisit epic failures of ambition.

Christopher Keyes
Apr 25, 2014

Are We Ready for Lance Armstrong's Return?

For as long as I’ve been at the magazine, Outside has routinely been accused of milking Lance Armstrong’s popularity—and, eventually, his ruin—for our own gain.

Christopher Keyes
Apr 22, 2014

The Rewards of an Adventurous Appetite

Our April 2013 magazine makes a foray into the bizarre but edible—from insects to IPAs. But it's not all about the shock factor.

Christopher Keyes
Apr 7, 2014

Miracle Mile

What do you get when you combine six eye surgeons, thirteen runners, six educators, two nonprofits, 871 cataract patients, 63,000 students, two of the fastest men on the planet, and one trail race in...

Christopher Keyes
Aug 30, 2013

Lance Armstrong’s Secret Is Out

The news leaks about The Secret Race have vastly undersold its importance. Tyler Hamilton’s book is a historic, definitive indictment of cycling’s culture of doping during the Armstrong era.

Christopher Keyes
Aug 31, 2012

Professor Rescue

Christopher Keyes talks with Robert Koester, the renowned search-and-rescue specialist, about looking for autistic children and being involved in the hunt for Robert Wood Jr.

Christopher Keyes
Jul 12, 2012

Closing Arguments

The case against the case against the case against Lance Armstrong.

Christopher Keyes
Jun 18, 2012