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The Busy Person's Guide to a More Adventurous Life

How to make the most of the little time we have

A Month of Microadventures in New York City

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Advice
Our Favorite Quick-and-Cheap Adventures
Sep 26, 2018

Our Favorite Quick-and-Cheap Adventures

'Outside' staffers know a thing or two about maximizing our microadventures. Steal our tips for getting after it in the early morning, late at night, during lunchtime, and on short weekends.
How to Nail the Lunch Workout
May 26, 2017

How to Nail the Lunch Workout

There's nothing quite like breaking up the workday with a run, but logistics can make it tough to pull off. Here's how to execute flawlessly.
Gear
The Best (Free) Road Trip Apps
Jun 6, 2018

The Best (Free) Road Trip Apps

Up your #vanlife game with these apps that help you find camping spots, compare gas prices, and avoid city traffic
Do As They Do
A Month of Microadventures in New York City
Oct 4, 2018

A Month of Microadventures in New York City

Shelma Jun, founder of women's climbing organization Flash Foxy and co-founder of production company Never Not Collective, outlines a busy month of foraging, climbing, and other adventures in the city
In Your Backyard
The Best Outdoor Activities in Chicago
Oct 3, 2016

The Best Outdoor Activities in Chicago

The best runs, rides, climbs, and places to refuel in the Windy City
Active Cities: Las Vegas
Sep 12, 2016

Active Cities: Las Vegas

Luckily for you, these involve no slot machines—only glassy waters for paddling and natural playgrounds for climbing
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