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In need of gift ideas for the holidays? Wes Siler has some good suggestions for the outdoorsy people on your list.

Kitty litter, sand, floor mats—there are tons of DIY options people swear by when it comes to getting vehicles out of a tricky situation. But do they work as well as Maxtrax? We tested them all to find out.

Staying warm in your tent all season long is no simple feat. Wes Siler has some thoughts on your options.

Cooking wild game can be scary—but it shouldn’t be. Allow Wes Siler to explain.

This new Ford Ranger is on its way to becoming the ultimate adventure vehicle

Technical pieces that work in the backcountry but can be worn in the city

Benchmade’s custom configurator makes ordering a custom blade faster than ever before

Watch and learn as Wes Siler demonstrates a more entertaining and more flavorful way to whip up this year’s Thanksgiving feast outdoors.

Whenever you’re doing anything potentially dangerous outdoors, tell a responsible person where you’re going, when you’ll be back, and what to do if you don’t return.

Dress in layers. Everyone’s heard this advice, but what’s the best way to do it in the real world?

The $1.2 trillion plan doesn’t just include investments in roads and bridges; it’ll also focus on bike lanes, wildfire mitigation, and dam removal

With a couple great products, and some common sense, you’ll be ready to take your pet on your next adventure outing

At trailheads and on city streets, thieves are stealing more gadgets than ever. Here’s my solution for stopping them.

Another reminder that you shouldn’t believe everything you read on the internet—especially when your life’s at stake

Wes Siler takes you inside the automaker’s newest offering

The new Tundra is not the old Tundra. It’s now a much more sophisticated, complex truck.

Equipped with this knowledge, you’ll be able to pick the right sleeping bag for you and, most important, stay warm

Keep your body and the planet clean

Three days before Indigenous People’s Day, President Biden reversed the largest attack on public lands in recent history

Upgrade your cold-weather camping routine with a canvas tent

And what it means for the future of America’s public lands

In the never-ending battle of keeping your gear powered up in the outdoors, Wes Siler has some common sense solutions

Wes Siler explains why ATVs aren’t the menace to the outdoors many have come to believe they are

And it’s made in America by a new company you’ve probably never heard of

Wes Siler walks you through everything he’s carrying, wearing, and shooting in the mountains of southwest Montana this September

At $1,500, is the Hyperlite Mountain Gear UltaMid4 expensive? Definitely. But it’s also revolutionizing outdoor shelters.

Everything you need to know to have an epic two-wheel adventure

A federal judge ruled that a Trump policy, dubbed “the Dirty Water Rule,” was unscientific and violated the rights of Indigenous tribes

Wes Siler’s detailed walk-through will help you become a more informed buyer

The National Park Service hasn’t had a director in four years. The Biden administration is trying to fix that but faces a host of major challenges.

People are earning unprecedented amounts of money loaning out their cars on this app. Here’s how you can, too.

Sitka’s versatile new Aerolite 30 isn’t just warm when wet, it’ll help dry your other layers, too

Follow along as professional photographer Stuart Palley explains how anyone can take amazing photos at night

Despite GOP rhetoric, selling America’s largest rainforest to China was actually bad business

Amid a cloud of misinformation and useless products, Wes Siler explains four mosquito repellents that actually work.

Wes Siler walks you through his three favorite knives and helps explain what knives you need to carry in the backcountry.

When it comes to safety, training, and exercise, gadgets and apps can’t beat old fashioned consistency and patience

Everything you need to know to keep your Traeger in excellent working condition

We drove Ford’s newest 4x4. And we loved it.

Crowds, lines, and permits. Here’s how to visit a park this summer without melting down.

The 2022 Ford Maverick isn’t just small. At $19,995 and delivering 40 MPG, it stands to disrupt the American truck market.

Competence wins, as Biden’s Interior Secretary acts to protect America’s last great wilderness

Here’s how President Biden plans to address climate change, pollution, and public lands in the greatest detail we’ve seen so far

The $50 Leatherman Bond is a throwback to the company’s original Pocket Survival Tool

Want to go on a vehicle-based adventure this summer? Here’s where to head, what vehicle to take, and how to stay safe and comfortable while you’re out there.

Not only is it zero emissions, but it can power your home for up to ten days in the event of an infrastructure collapse

In attempts to hoard fuel, panic buyers are taking dangerous shortcuts

Vehicle seats are not designed to resist the force dogs or other cargo create during a crash, endangering not only their lives, but those of human occupants, too

The state just passed a law calling for 90 percent of its wolf population to be killed. It’s based on fear and lies.

Stay comfortable, safe, and prepared

With the stroke of a pen, the secretary of the interior just undid most of Trump’s harmful energy policies

One man’s search for a spot of shade next to his truck

CEO Ryan Gellert says staying silent is “tantamount to supporting unjust laws”

The ins and outs of choosing ones that offer the right size and load capacity for your truck

The bird—one often raised in captivity and released for the express purpose of being shot—is responsible for providing wildlife habitat across much of the America’s heartland

And no, we’re not just talking about a kettlebell

Keep an eye on anything, pretty much anywhere, for just $150

It’s just south of the border yet entirely a world away from the typical American outdoor experience. Here’s how to camp your way down the Mexican peninsula.

Planning a trip to or through a place with unreliable utilities? Plan for a blackout.

Republican senators used the hearing to air conspiracy theories, lie, and point fingers at Biden nominee for issues they themselves are responsible for

While it’s one of the most popular adventuremobiles, it’s also one of the most widely misunderstood. Here’s how to upgrade yours without creating a monster.

A new Snow Mode makes finding trails and parking lots easy, and the app helps you avoid avalanches, too

Made of two types of wool and the most breathable synthetic insulation ever, this is so much more than just a warm midlayer

Despite rhetoric from Republicans, the shift toward renewable energy actually brings substantial, nationwide economic benefits—and it'll help the oil and gas industry, too

After appropriate tires, the second most important safety upgrade you can make to your vehicle is a powerful set of lights

In one fell swoop, President Biden is undoing his predecessor's most harmful work on public lands, climate change, clean air and water, and environmental justice

These three perfect pairs are just as comfortable on the couch as they are outside

Drawing only three bidders and $14 million, the administration's attempt to drill for oil in the massive Alaskan refuge is likely dead on arrival

Each of these brings genuine innovation, making 2021 an exciting time for adventuremobiles

Coming in 2023, this all-electric vehicle promises zero-emissions #vanlife. But a deep dive into the specs reveals significant limitations.

The 35th generation New Mexican will oversee public lands, national parks, Native American affairs, and more

The Stone Glacier X-Curve conforms to the shape of a human back with unprecedented comfort

How old does a child need to be when you give them their first knife? The answer assumes you know how old they are in the first place.

The Department of Transportation has finally reclassified emotional support animals as pets. Here's how that will affect your ability to fly with your dog next year. 

In its final months, Trump's Department of the Interior shows its true colors by rushing through drilling leases in Alaska and rewriting major components of the bipartisan Great American Outdoors Act

With a key list of Land and Water Conservation Fund projects missing, political subterfuge threatens the bipartisan legislative achievement

A lesson for the Department of the Interior staff: you can’t delete official tweets

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