Brian Kevin

Brian Kevin


Why Would You Watch Someone Hike on YouTube?

When 32-year-old Robby Huang, a freelance videographer and Zumba instructor in Indianapolis, showed his brother the pilot for a planned YouTube series chronicling his backpacking trips, Huang’s...

Brian Kevin
Sep 26, 2017

A (Too?) Long Weekend at Summer Camp (for Grown-Ups!)

We sent our correspondent deep undercover to explore the latest summer craze: camps tailored just for adults. Boozy slip-and-slide? Check. Excessive kickball celebrations? You betcha. It's all...

Brian Kevin
May 26, 2017

Essential Reading for Young Adventurers

From dog-eared classics to under-the-radar picks you've never heard of, this is our list of 15 books that will awaken the adolescent Outsider.

Brian Kevin
Oct 17, 2016

The Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Summer Reading List

You worry about your vacation—we’ll handle the reading list. We'll even help you decide which book to take with you (just in case you're a little too busy on the trail to read all of our picks).

Brian Kevin
Jun 17, 2016

The End of Arctic Winter

For roughly the last 2.6 million years, winter has won out in the Arctic. All that changed in 2007, says veteran Canadian journalist Edward Struzik in his new book Future Arctic: Field Notes from a...

Brian Kevin
Mar 10, 2015

Know Your Porns

With a bevy of new ski and snowboard films in theaters this month, a quick primer on what sets ski porn apart.

Brian Kevin
Nov 17, 2014

Blood on the Leaves

In Hollywood's vision of horror, the real nightmare isn't on Elm Street—it's the cold, desolate forest itself.

Brian Kevin
Sep 15, 2014