Will Palmer

Tucson-based Will Palmer is a freelance editor, a former staffer at Outside, and a longtime reviewer of tech, watches, luggage, running shoes, and apparel for Outside, the Buyer’s Guide, and Outside Online.

The New Black Summer Watches

Summer Watches

This summer's coolest timepieces share a slick dark palette and sport an array of new features.

Steve Nash

The Instigator

Phoenix Sun, entrepreneur, filmmaker, do-gooder

Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Great Green North

CAPE BRETON, NOVA SCOTIA - Like a chunk of Scotland broken off by ancient giants and hurled onto North America's northeast coast, Cape Breton is a misty, mossy, exquisitely wild place at the top of...

Chaco Canyon

Secrets of the Ancients

Much of New Mexico's vivid character seems to come in the middle of nowhere, but nothing in the state feels quite as nowhere as Chaco Canyon. Stretching through the San Juan Basin, about 100 miles...

family rafting, the san juan river

A Riffle in Time

A dad-and-daughter duo paddle into the past on the San Juan River