Love & Humor
While getting his PhD in English, Logan Scherer developed an intense friendship with a male grad student that lasted for years, through his friend’s engagement and marriage to a woman. Scherer struggled to make sense of it, until he lost himself in a group of spinster nature writers from the late 19th century who eschewed marriage to live alone or with other women during a time when the language of queerness didn’t exist.
When you get creative with natural materials in parks, some call it art; others call it litter
What makes a queer person choose to live in an outdoorsy hot spot instead of an urban gayborhood?
How to balance freedom and adventure with safety and security
Ivy Le’s wildy funny take on adventure entertainment might just shift the conversation on who belongs in the outdoors
Twelve reasons Deepak Chopra's new podcast on Audible will help change the way you view yourself and the world
In the words of Brendan Leonard: “I did perhaps underestimate it a tiny bit”
Being rusty now doesn’t mean you’ll be rusty forever
Can I cut switchbacks? What about smoking on the trail? And what do I do with all those rocks?
Even if your idea of getting after it involves a camp chair and a cold one, you can (and should!) practice these skills
At home with the successful young climbers and burgeoning social media stars
You’re dead set on walking every inch of a trail, but your partner doesn’t mind skipping a section or two. How do you compromise?
No matter where you go in Texas, you’ll find trails for every kind of hiker
Camping solo may not always be easy, but it'll always be worth it
There you are, at the bottom of a hill, on foot, or on your bike, or on skis, ready to start up. But are you really ready? Here are a few strategies you might consider. 1. Choosing More Pain for Less Time by Going Faster over Less Pain for More…
What to do when a significant other, or a friend, doesn't respect your decisions