Christina Erb

Christina Erb

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The Top 10 Spring Break Adventures

Forget the drunk, stumbling, bleached-blonde, muscled hordes of Panama City. Take a trip to one of the country’s top spots for adventure and come back refreshed.

Christina Erb
Mar 11, 2012

Top 10 New Year’s Adventures

Ditch Times Square. The New Year is the perfect time to lose the crowds and try something different: dog sledding in Alaska, scuba diving off the coast of Belize, or sailing along the Antarctic...

Christina Erb
Dec 7, 2011

Unstoppable

Introducing our 2011 Reader of the Year and six honorable mention winners.

Shelby Stanger, Will Taylor, Frederick Reimers, Christina Erb, and Riley Blanton
Dec 7, 2010

5 Avalanche Safety Tips

From Doug Chabot, director of the Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center.

Christina Erb
Nov 17, 2010

Ecco Manta Ray II - Sandals: Reviews

These synthetic hybrids aren't just comfortable to pad around in; they also cinch down tight, via a one-pull lacing system, for fording fast waters and hiking moderate trails. ecco.com

Christina Erb
Nov 1, 2010

Balance Pure - Food & Culinary Acces: Reviews

Recognizable ingredients taste best. The 170- to 190-calorie Pure bars are a mix of nuts, soy, sugar, and dried fruit—with nine grams of protein and about six grams of hunger-stalling fat....

Christina Erb
Nov 1, 2010

Lole Synchros - Pants: Reviews

Short shorts are never a good thing when you're above your belayer. These knee-length capris will give you the right coverage without hindering your ability to move. Plus, the stretchy nylon fabric...

Christina Erb
Nov 1, 2010

Teva Universal Buckle 2 - Sandals: Reviews

Grand Canyon river guides spoke, and Teva listened. The result: supersticky footbeds, secure ankle straps, lightweight and simple buckles, and rugged rubber soles. teva.com

Christina Erb
Nov 1, 2010

BlueWater Ropes HERA Eliminator Rope - Ropes: Reviews

If you aren't flailing on 5.10's anymore, you're probably ready to start lead-climbing. It's time to invest in quickdraws (like Black Diamond FireWires, $17.50), a daisy chain, and a high-quality...

Christina Erb
Nov 1, 2010

New Balance 920 - Sandals: Reviews

This is the first amphibian from running powerhouse NB. Portholes allow water and sand to drain, and a Vibram sole doggedly grips rocky terrain. newbalance.com

Christina Erb
Nov 1, 2010

Petzl Elia - Climbing Gear: Reviews

Protect your noggin with this first-ever women-specific (read: ponytail-compatible) ten-ounce helmet. Ten vents release steam on hot days and the removable foam is washable when it starts to stink....

Christina Erb
Nov 1, 2010

Hi-Tec V-Lite Rapid Aero - Sandals: Reviews

The hiking-boot mainstay built its classic arch support into these shoes. Tiny perforations in the toe allow water to escape, while the mesh blocks grit. hi-tec.com

Christina Erb
Nov 1, 2010