Bob Shacochis

Bob Shacochis

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Our Lady of Strays

The world's greatest dog sanctuary is located on a small farm in Costa Rica, where dogs roam wild and rely on a team of dedicated volunteers.

Bob Shacochis
Feb 22, 2017

Surfing Gets Its Finest Literary Treatment

Reading the autobiography of any elite athlete devoted to an extreme sport—or, in the case of surfing, the radical zone of an otherwise benign and accessible sport— you might find yourself wondering...

Bob Shacochis
Jun 9, 2015

Here The Bear and The Mafia Roam

Kamchatka, east of Siberia. As the curtain rises on the new frontier of adventure outfitting, attendees include your guide (he's the one with the armored vehicle), the local businessman (he's the one...

Bob Shacochis
Oct 18, 2013

The Quest for the Golden Dorado

For years, Bob Shacochis was obsessed with a fish, South America's fighting golden dorado. But when he followed that dream to Argentina's Iberá Marsh, he found that he wasn't the only one with a...

Bob Shacochis
Oct 10, 2013

Worst Case Studies

Caught in an avalanche. Mastless in the Indian Ocean. Come back alive from your worst nightmare.

Matt Higgins, Will Taylor, Eliza Griswold, Ryan Krogh, Doug Schnitzspahn, Bob Shacochis, John Spong, and Steven D. Hannah
Oct 25, 2010

Saving Gorongosa

When Greg Carr decided to help restore the greatest wildlife park in Mozambique, he didn't just send a check. He traded his suits for shorts and Boston for the savanna. And what he's...

Bob Shacochis
Jun 30, 2009

Code Orange

Best-selling novelist and serial muckraker Carl Hiaasen is mad as hell about what they're doing to Florida. His revenge? Vicious mockery of Sunshine State sleazeballs and greedy eco-thugs. An equally...

Bob Shacochis
Aug 1, 2004

Here The Bear and The Mafia Roam

Kamchatka, east of Siberia. As the curtain rises on the new frontier of adventure outfitting, attendees include your guide (he's the one with the armored vehicle), the local businessman (he's the one...

Bob Shacochis
May 2, 2004

Make Mine Raw

Mama's boys, beware: Portsmouth Island is nature untethered

Bob Shacochis
Jul 30, 2003

At Home in the Wild

Why base camps make sense

Bob Shacochis, Bryan Di Salvatore, Nick Heil, and Christopher Keyes
Apr 1, 2001

Fly Fishing 2000

Don't be cowed by gear fetishists and country squires. Take our clean and commonsense advice on tools, technique, and cagey quarry, and launch your superfly into the fray.

Ian Frazier, Nate Hoogeveen, Nick Lyons, Bob Shacochis, Angus Cameron, Kent Black, and David James Duncan
Jul 1, 2000

Near Wild Heaven

THIS DREAM OF LAND, of owning it—where does it start, how deep is it rooted?[sidebar img= | hed=Go Stake Your Claim]Ever fantasized about heading off into the country and building a little place...

Bob Shacochis
Jan 20, 2000

Near Wild Heaven

THIS DREAM OF LAND, of owning it—where does it start, how deep is it rooted?[sidebar img= | hed=Go Stake Your Claim]Ever fantasized about heading off into the country and building a little place...

Bob Shacochis
Jan 20, 2000