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Ryan Van Bibber

Ryan Van Bibber

Ryan Van Bibber was a senior editor at Outside.

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So Your Kid Wants a Fitness Tracker

As any child will tell you, smartwatches are one of the most popular items on holiday lists this year. Be careful what they wish for.

Ryan Van Bibber
Dec 5, 2020

The Unofficial Parenting Guide to Hiking with a Chatterbox

The pandemic has robbed kids of vital socialization with friends—and put even more emphasis on the importance of spending time with them in nature. But what happens when your child is a nonstop yakker on the trail?

Ryan Van Bibber
Nov 7, 2020

The 50 Best Places to Work in 2020

Work life got turned upside down this year, and many people are just thankful they have any job at all. But some companies have gone above and beyond to not just survive, but thrive.

Ryan Van Bibber
Nov 3, 2020

You Can and Should Watch 'Free Solo' Online

If you haven’t seen the Oscar-winning film chronicling Alex Honnold’s historic rope-free ascent of El Cap, you can check it out (or see it again)

Ryan Van Bibber
May 7, 2019