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Stay comfortable on the trail, whether you're out for two days or ten

Last July, then 28-year-old Alexandera Houchin won the women's Tour Divide, a 2,745-mile race from Canada to Mexico over the Continental Divide. Next on her list? The new Dirty Kanza XL, a 350-mile unsupported race across Kansas.

At 1.1 million acres, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is one of the largest and most popular backcountry destinations in the U.S. and a longtime proving ground for adventurers. But now the region is facing the threat of sulfide-ore copper mining. Stephanie Pearson paddles into the wild.

What do we lose when we lose the animals that make up the soundtrack of the outdoors?

Who says summer camp is just for kids? We rounded up seven escapes made for grown-ups (and a few for their families), plus seven more to entertain the kids while the adults are at play.

Sleep so magnificent, you’ll be turning in early

Stuff to keep you comfortable for a day (or a month) on the trail

For this veteran journalist, the intoxicating freedom of traveling solo outweighs the risks every time. Here are her life-on-the-road strategies.

Whether you’re headed for California or Costa Rica, these tips will maximize savings and minimize hassle

Ancient European pilgrimages. Coastal treks along jungle isles. Surprising Rocky Mountain summits. Checking off any of these bucket-list hikes is sure to be the experience of a lifetime.

Get the most out of gym days and training runs

Kit to relax with after a big day on the mountain

Our writer tested the new model of the legacy bike she used to ride in the nineties and loved its speed, precision, and power

As the U.S. battles over the fate of public lands, the Chilean government and Kristine Tompkins are doing something extraordinary down in Patagonia—setting aside millions of acres for stunning new national parks. And they aren't done yet.

Lauren Geoghegan and Jay Austin were riding around the world when they were killed in a brutal attack

Ditching weight means going farther faster

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