Tibet

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Everest: The Show Must Go On?

Though the Tibetan side is closed to climbers, at least one team is considering a climb up the southern side of Everest

Grayson Schaffer
Apr 29, 2015

'Summit or Death!'

A new study shows that climbing teams from countries with rigid social structures are more likely to summit Himalaya mountains—but also more likely to die trying. Can the data predict summit success?

Devon O'Neil
Jan 21, 2015

The Best Whitewater Rafting

If you plan to get out in an inflatable this season, you’re probably going to have a great time regardless of what body of water you’re cruising. But if you’re looking for the biggest thrills and the most excitement, consider this your go-to list.

Stephanie Pearson
Jul 2, 2012

The 2012 Outside Travel Awards

Globe-trotters: we've got you covered. Our 2012 Travel Awards honor the best destinations on seven continents—everything from idyllic beach escapes to camping safaris in Kenya to a mountain-bike expedition in Tibet. Plus: Outside-endorsed outfitters, adventure insurance, and more.

Stephanie Pearson and Kate Siber
Feb 13, 2012

Norway

Skiing the Lyngen Peninsula

Mar 25, 2008

See Mo' Evil

A traveler's best response to an oppressive regime? Go check it out.

Stephanie Pearson
Mar 21, 2008

The Kingdom of the Lotus

Six weeks, I told my wife. All the way to heaven and then home. Perhaps I would fail in some, or every, way. But one must go oneself to know the truth.

Patrick Symmes
Oct 1, 2007