With the help of Kris Tompkins, Chile is setting aside more parklands than the U.S. has in a long time. Why have we fallen behind?
Rock climbing legend and big-wall pioneer Royal Robbins died on March 14 at age 82. Anyone who has ever climbed outdoors owes a debt to Robbins.
You could call it a youthful passion, but why mince words? What seized the author at age 19 was a fateful obsession with El Capitan.