Brad Wieners

Brad Wieners


Before Henry Worsley, There Was Børge Ousland

David Grann’s New Yorker story about a doomed Antarctic adventurer was a spellbinding read. But as he—and Outside—seem to forget, other people had already done what Worsley was trying to pull off.

Brad Wieners
Feb 20, 2018

A brilliant adaptation of Kon-Tiki brings the legend of Thor Heyerdahl to the masses

Brad Wieners
Apr 26, 2013

An Oral History of Burning Man

Burning Man, the annual super-rave in Nevada, has become Independence Week for a worldwide tribe of inventors, artists, and desert freaks. Brad Wieners talks to founders and fans about how the party got started—and the death, mayhem, and power struggles that almost shut it down.

Brad Wieners
Aug 24, 2012

Liam Neeson’s new wilderness-survival epic upends disbelief

Brad Wieners
Jan 5, 2012

A 2,360-Mile Swim

Cameron Walker, Michael Behar, Devon Jackson, Brad Wieners, Evan Ratliff, Rob Buchanan, and John Galvin
Jun 1, 2004

Living well is a European tradition, but playing hard is the continent's secret passion. We discover five towns where you'll be both challenged and charmed.

Eric Pfanner, Brad Wieners, Rick Montgomery, Andrew Taber, Eric Hansen, and Paul Bennett
May 1, 2004

How Joe Simpson's best-selling thriller became a stunning film epic

Brad Wieners
Jan 2, 2004

A rude guide to Manhattan's new island-lapping bike loop

Brad Wieners
Sep 1, 2003

Get a fresh perspective on the Old Country: pedal, paddle, skate, and hike in these eight ruggedly charming European outposts

John Fox, Neal Thompson, Rob Story, Brad Wieners, and Andrew Taber
Jun 1, 2003

Two rival British teams launch a tenacious race to find Shackleton's long-lost ship

Brad Wieners
Jan 12, 2003

Brad Wieners
Jan 10, 2003

With his slick new ms1 helmet, gear guru Thomas Meyerhoffer continues to reinvent technical style

Brad Wieners
Jan 10, 2003

Books Every Explorer Needs to Read

Occupy your off-season with the successes, failures, and bemusements of fellow adventurers. Plus: author picks and ten underappreciated books.

Brad Wieners and The Editors
Jan 1, 2003

For a faster, stronger you, take it slow (with a grain of salt)

Brad Wieners
Dec 1, 2002