Everything you need to know about how the burning West will affect your summer
A unique outdoor experience is waiting for you in this epic southern mountain town
Tips and products to make your stay in the terminal a whole lot more bearable when your flight gets canceled
Car rental companies have been struggling post-pandemic with a surge in demand and limited supply—but don’t let that stop you from going on the trip you’ve been dreaming about during lockdown
At trailheads and on city streets, thieves are stealing more gadgets than ever. Here’s my solution for stopping them.
Pursue your favorite activities with color-coded trails in Gaia GPS’s U.S. Forest Service roads and trails layer
Whether you’re on a road trip or backpacking through Europe, download these apps to learn more about the culture, weather, and even history of the places you’re visiting
When you combine stellar terrain, world-class amenities, and spectacularly uncrowded slopes, you get a mountain experience like no other
These six scenic byways will bring you across the most beautiful destinations on the East Coast
All the inspiration and know-how you need to make the most of adventures on the open road
A bevy of mapping apps exist to track and plan trips for different outdoor activities. Here’s the best one for running, cycling, hiking, backpacking, climbing, and skiing.
Crowds, lines, and permits. Here’s how to visit a park this summer without melting down.
Some of our favorite challenging outings in the heart of Colorado’s high country
Elevate your next outdoor sleepover with these genius tricks
Wild, off-the-beaten-path outings in one of Colorado’s most rugged corners
The wild canyons and mountains of southern Utah have been around for over 2.6 billion years, and we want to protect them for a few billion more. This effort is known as Forever Mighty.
In the Sunshine State, adventures go far beyond roller coasters and theme parks
The region’s sheer variety of landscapes is sparking an adventure renaissance.
Full of scenic woodlands and more lakes than you can count, the Midwest is vastly underappreciated as a haven for modern adventure.
These eight titles will keep your wanderlust fired up for when it's safe to travel again
If you plan to explore the backcountry this winter, these certified mountain guides will keep you safe, refine your skills, and bring you to secret stashes
A collaboration with 'The Dark Divide' on how to recreate safely
Whether you have a few hours or a whole week, here's how to fit outdoor fun into your family's routine
Now is a great time to build out a van, truck, or station wagon for adventurous road trips. We consulted vanlifers Grizel Caminas and Eric Hallworth to break down the steps.
When an overworked health care professional and her family needed a break, they decided to hit the highway. Here, she explains how they did it.
How L. Renee Blount, a.k.a. Instagram's @urbanclimbr, blended her passions for climbing, travel, and design into a budding photography career
From going big on snacks to active pit stops, here's everything you need to know before taking a long road trip with the whole family
The ins and outs of keeping Fido safe, comfortable, and happy while on the go
Staying connected and productive on the move can be tough. Here's how to make it easier.
We're always looking for that magic outfit that can be worn for days on the road before you need to clean it. Here are some tried-and-true picks.
Hit the road for a memorable summer road trip with these extra precautions
Familiarity breeds magic
Vanlife has totally mainstreamed. But if you don't have the finances to own a home on wheels, these companies have you covered.
With states across the country experimenting with phased reopenings, here's what the rest of the summer could mean for outdoor adventure
What a locked-down Outside travel editor has been making to eat her way around the world during the pandemic
We asked professional photographers for the skills you can practice in your own neighborhood
These kayak, sailboat, and yacht itineraries have all the makings of a post-pandemic remedy: wide-open space and time with friends
From Patagonia to South Africa to Yosemite, visit some of our favorite places on the planet in real time via these live webcams—and start dreaming of where you want to go when we can travel again
Sorry, but there's almost no way to do this responsibly and safely right now
What a 4,000-mile expedition with her husband taught Caroline Van Hemert, author of 'The Sun Is a Compass,' about navigating a relationship in close quarters
You don't need to invest in a lot of equipment and expensive photography classes to get high-quality shots. Just use these simple tricks, courtesy of a professional travel photographer.
From outdoor games to travel-inspired activities, there's a world of adventure waiting for young ones right in your backyard
From polar explorer Eric Larsen to rock climber Sasha DiGiulian, here's what adventurers are doing with their downtime
With the airline industry struggling because of COVID-19, summer, fall, and winter plane fares to adventure destinations are hitting unprecedented lows. Airlines are also offering free change and cancellation fees. Should you hop on these deals now or wait and see? We consulted industry experts to find out—and rounded up some of the best fares out there.
Stop storing up days and start using them, whether it's for a microadventure, a staycation, or a road trip