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What Happened at the SHIFT Festival?

A public condemnation of the SHIFT Festival's attempts to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion is indicative of broader issues in the outdoor industry

Christine Yu
Jun 25, 2019

Outdoor Recreation Spurs Local Economic Growth, But...

A new report found that towns near plenty of outdoor recreation attract new residents and higher incomes. But this could also mean higher costs of living, affordable housing challenges, and encroachment into vulnerable landscapes.

Jill Sanford
May 30, 2019

What's Being Done to Save Wild Spaces from Instagram

As outdoor-recreation tourism booms, these places have been forced to find innovative (and sometimes desperate) ways of adapting to and curbing the steady stream of tourists each season

Matt Wastradowski
Apr 5, 2019

How Gear Brands Pick Colors

Outdoor gear isn't cheap, so you want it to look good for many years to come. That's where color comes in.

Heather Hansman
Nov 2, 2018

7 Wild Races You've Never Heard Of

From costumed toboggan rides to an unsanctioned triathlon in the Tetons, these quirky competitions are no joke

Megan Michelson
Oct 4, 2018