A Beginner’s Guide to Getting Outside
Lessons from Experts
How to Camp
Don’t just throw money at the problem. Master layering—yes, even for summer!—and the outdoors will never be the same.
You’re deep into a long hike and the clouds start rolling in. This is how you interpret the signs—all on your own.
Experiencing setbacks in the great outdoors will bring out your inner MacGyver. Make sure he has an idea of what you’ll be up against.
How to Make Fire
From survival strategies to kindling tricks to impress your friends, we’ll cover it all so you can make sure you’re warm and well s’mores-ed
How to Hike
Few things can ruin a would-be stellar trip like realizing you forgot something really important. With this guide to packing, you won't have to learn the hard way.
Scrutinizing what kind of tent, sleeping bag, and pack you need for a multiday trip can be difficult. Here’s a comprehensive overview of how to find exactly what you need and assess it with confidence.
How to Get Active
Before shelling out $1,000 on a bike, first-time buyers should consider a few things
A quick primer on how to avoid tipping and master the forward stroke