We asked 13 testers to take the plunge on this year's newest fleet of watercraft. These boats floated to the top.

Kayaker Erik Boomer's audacious plan to paddle 45 miles of the world's hardest whitewater—in a single day

Climber Aaron Tague taught Tom Cruise how to scale a climbing wall for a scene in the upcoming film Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.

September 16-18, Summersville, West Virginia.

It's not enough to be at the forefront. In an era when everything has supposedly been done, these adventure icons ignore convention, court risk, and let their passion lead the way.

With a world-class guide, far-flung kayak expeditions are now within the layman's reach

Five wunderfamilies show how children are no impediment to real, no-holds-barred, self-supported adventure.