The president-elect has selected former Secretary of State John Kerry to lead the nation's climate efforts
U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt has issued an order that will allow states to veto projects financed by the Land and Water Conservation Fund
This week, Outdoor Industry Association hosted a call to examine the implications of the election results. Here's what went down
The Adventure Travel Trade Association lays out key findings regarding Black, Asian, Latino, Indigenous, and other travelers of color
The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released its annual report that lays out the importance of the outdoor recreation economy in hard data
Outdoor Gear Exchange, the widely loved independent retailer in Vermont, has hired a full-time diversity professional to manage the company's inclusion practices
The Conservation Alliance has ended its business with longtime financial partner Bank of America, divesting all funds over concerns about the bank's lack of environmental commitment
The brand's new Explore Fund Council—led by Jimmy Chin and actor Lena Waithe—will oversee the allocation of $7 million in DEI-focused grant funding
Host Denisha Jenkins kicks off the second season of Her Voice talking with Monet Hambrick, a traveler, author, and a founding member of the Black Travel Alliance
If you’re serious about eliminating single-use packaging from your company and the outdoor industry, these five companies can help
Last month, a federal judge ordered William Perry Pendley to vacate his post at the Bureau of Land Management. The decision had "no impact whatsoever" on his position, Pendley said.
After running the Bureau of Land Management for more than a year without Senate confirmation, Pendley has been ordered to surrender his position
The retailer has realized its 14-year plan of transitioning to carbon neutral operations by 2020
Over the course of half a century, industry legend Bob Gore built a multi-billion-dollar company known for its innovation and democratic treatment of employees
Join us as we chat with Kristin Carpenter, Founder and CEO of Verde PR, to talk about their new Multi-Channel Marketing Academy
From a diehard work ethic and inclusive design theories to decadent colorways and outside-the-box thinking, the methods of these industry experts draw inspiration from their cultural heritage
The parent company of Smartwool and The North Face has decided to make internal data about its diversity and inclusion practices public
On September 4, the queer outdoorsman will begin his Run Across Minnesota, promoting diversity in outdoor culture and his Outside Safe Space initiative
Like nature, the outdoor industry needs change, renewal, and adaptation—and disruptors to challenge and supplant the way we do things. Here’s a peek into what’s coming around the bend. Because under the law of evolution, if you don’t adapt, you don’t survive.
Sit in on a video conversation about how independent retailers are coping with the pandemic, new Grassroots Outdoor Alliance tools designed to support retailers and brands, and why pro deals proliferation is killing our local gear shops
OBJ' new parent company has committed itself to fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion. Entrepreneur, philanthropist, and former NFL linebacker Dhani Jones has joined the board.
Satkiewicz was a gifted athlete, an inspiring and passionate leader, a champion of women, and mentor to many
One of the country's oldest and most important environmental laws faces grave threats. The Winter Wildlands Alliance and the American Alpine Club have joined forces with 18 other groups to bring the fight to the courts.
HydraPak’s RECON is the world’s first bottle made from 50 percent post-consumer recycled plastic
Next spring, in collaboration with the group Unlikely Hikers, the Salt Lake City brand will release 20 products aimed at plus-size outdoor enthusiasts, with new marketing efforts to match
"I believe that a run, a climb, a hike, or a day skiing can change your day and change the world"
Inclusion has come a long way, but we still have a long way to go
The marketing veteran joined Merrell's leadership team last week. She's already thinking about big things to come.
The apparel line founder discusses the waste and headache of spec inventory, and why quick-response production is the way of the future
National parks will likely resume operations in coming weeks, but there's more to consider than merely opening the gates
In honor of Earth Day, the brand has released a new collection of products that prove circular design can be truly beautiful
The beloved 65-year old climber, entrepreneur, and retail expert suffered a stroke yesterday and remains in ICU
Her first month as OIA's executive director has tested her leadership in ways no one could have anticipated. But Lise Aangeenbrug is rising to the challenge.
As the organization celebrates five years in existence, Cohen reflects on the space VOP has created, both emotional and cultural, for outdoor participants in the LGBTQIA+ community
After a long and successful career—including years spent as CEO of Patagonia and president of KEEN—Sheahan knows a thing or two about celebrating and protecting the outdoors
The new initiative partners with community leaders and activists to make the outdoors a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive space for all
By investing in real estate, adventures, youth, and its fellow retailers, evo founder Bryce Phillips is building a cohesive and complete adventure community
How can the industry help everyone get the gear they need?
True inclusivity takes movement on both sides: people of color developing their leadership skills and outdoor brands giving them the runway