The Rise of Curling
Enough with the beer jokescurling's quickly gaining on classic Olympic sports like skiing.
Apolo Anton Ohno's Makeover
A Brief History Of Bode Miller
The good, bad, and totally wrecked moments in the life of America's most decorated skier.
Shaun White's Project X
Me Talk Snowboard One Day
A crash-course quiz on the slanguage you'll hear blaring over the halfpipe (or, rather, "stunt ditch") in Vancouver.
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Skiing on a Budget
My dad always said the family that skis together...spends a helluva lot of dough. Here are some ways to trim the fat.
Revolutionary New Gear
Outside's guide to the best new concepts in gear, garb, human performance, and green.
Feet Lost and Found in the Pacific Northwest
When feet started floating into the dark, coastal bays of British Columbia, it wasn’t hard to imagine the worst, especially when the Mounties went silent. Even paradise has an underbelly.
How can I train for altitude climbing if I live near sea level?
I would like to conquer Yosemite's Halfdome in September. How can I train for altitude climbing if I live near sea level? Paul Chesterfield, Michigan
What's the best three- to four-day backpacking route in Utah?
My friends and I are planning a backpacking trip to Utah, but we're at a loss as to where to go. We're looking for a three- to four-day trip, so something in the range of 18 to 25 miles or so, give or take. If possible, we'd love to spend some time in slot canyons, but that's not really the focus. Landon H. Boulder, CO
The Best Summer Music Festivals
National Park Secrets
To find the emptiest hideouts in seven iconic parks, we called on the guys with the keys to the back door: the rangers and staff.
Got any ideas for a road trip in the Pacific Northwest?
I'm planning a one- to two-week road trip up to northern Washington, possibly Canada. Do you have any suggestions of good places to cp/stay and interesting things to do? Any goods hikes and or bike rides? Tim O. San Luis Obispo, CA