Ali Carr Troxell

Ali Carr Troxell

Ali Carr Troxell has written for Men's Journal, ESPN.com, SunsetGear PatrolTravel + Leisure, REI.com and more. She was an editor at Outside for six years and worked as a digital media editor at Travel + Leisure and Food & Wine before anyone knew what a blog was.

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My Father's SOS—From the Middle of the Sea

Richard Carr, a retired psychologist who had long dreamed of sailing around the world, was in the middle of the Pacific when he started sending frantic messages that said pirates were boarding his boat. Two thousand miles away in Los Angeles, his family woke up to a nightmare: he might be dying alone, and there was almost nothing they could do about it.

Ali Carr Troxell
Nov 12, 2018

Finding the right pack for your body

Ali Carr Troxell
Aug 29, 2013

Increase your hip flexibility and take your upper body and core strength to the next level

Ali Carr Troxell
Jun 3, 2013

Outside reviews the best women's apparel that missed the cut for the Summer 2013 Buyer’s Guide, including the Salomon Endurance ¾ Tight.

Ali Carr Troxell
May 2, 2013

Outside reviews the best women's travel dresses, including the Outdoor Research Trance Dress

Ali Carr Troxell
May 2, 2013

We sit down with the three-time mountain bike 4-Cross world champ and BMX Olympic medalist

Ali Carr Troxell
May 1, 2013

Tired of waiting for the industry to start offering appropriately-sized splitboards and other backcountry items, Ali Carr Troxell is turning to Wagner Custom for the perfect made-to-order gear

Ali Carr Troxell
Mar 13, 2013

Ali Carr Troxell tests Helly Hansen’s new, innovative way to keep you warm out on the slopes

Ali Carr Troxell
Mar 2, 2013

What’s it like to be a woman in the male-dominated outdoor industry? Donna Carpenter, Burton’s president and co-founder, is doing something to prove that diversity in the workplace equals success.

Ali Carr Troxell
Feb 28, 2013

Pick up a shelter dog and curious about what breed he or she is? In this, the second in a two-part series, Ali Carr Troxell learn about Odin and Rio for the first time.

Ali Carr Troxell
Feb 27, 2013

Decoding Your Dog's DNA

Pick up a shelter dog and curious about what breed he or she is? In this, the first in a two-part series, Ali Carr Troxell orders a cheek-swab test kit from Canine Heritage.

Ali Carr Troxell
Feb 26, 2013

Ali Carr Troxell visits the Actun Tunichil Muknal cave, a noted Maya archeological site. Read about her trip here and then check out her list of 10 must-have pieces of gear for a perfect Belizean expedition.

Ali Carr Troxell
Feb 21, 2013

This year marks not only the 50th anniversary of the first American ascent of Everest, but also the 25th anniversary of the first female ascent up the tallest mountain in the world. We sat down with the female summit record holder to discuss what it’s like to be a female climber in a man’s world, what her gear must-haves are, and what’s next.

Ali Carr Troxell
Feb 13, 2013