Outside Magazine, June 2017
Mountain bikes were made for this: 450 miles of empty, achingly scenic backcountry in southern Utah, on little-known trails pieced together in the spirit of Edward Abbey. Our writer saddles up to get lost.
After decades of being thought of as a pseudo-sport for longhairs, ultimate Frisbee is attracting elite athletes who are landing professional contracts. The hero of this new breed is Beau Kittredge, who looks like an NFL wide receiver, sprints like an Olympian, and jumps like Jordan.
Before he became known as the boyfriend on Felicity, Scott Speedman was nearly an Olympic swimmer. Now the star of TNT's Animal Kingdom just wants to have fun in the mountains.
Oversize tires are the best thing to happen to trail riding in years
This summer in Bermuda, the Australian-born sailor will lead Oracle Team USA’s bid to retain the oldest trophy in international sports. The 37-year-old’s secret to staying on top? Stepping away from the boat.
Fraser Corsan hopes to glide through the air like never before. Here's how.
Famously cold and frighteningly massive, Lake Superior contains 10 percent of the world's surface freshwater, holds the remains of 6,000 shipwrecks, and offers a lifetime of adventure. Stephanie Pearson sets out to circumnavigate America's most overlooked playground.
NOAA’s new satellite will make forecasting devastating storms (and epic powder days) more accurate than ever
After most MCL and ACL surgeries, doctors focus on treating and rehabbing the soft-tissue, while almost completely ignoring motor patterns and biomechanics
All Over the Map: A new meetup group is helping hordes of young urbanites get into nature
Eye in the Sky: NOAA's new satellite will make forecasting devestating storms (and epic power days) more accurate than ever
Going Soft: We asked pro surfer Jamie O'Brien his secret for having more fun in the waves. His answer? A foamie.
Flight Club: A Brit's quest for four world wingsuiting records
Getting the Band Back Together: Everything we know about treating ACL and tendon injuries is wrong.
Power Plants: How athletes can get the most from a vegan diet.
24 Hours in Minneapolis: The frozen tundra isn't frozen year-round.
Weekend Escapes 2017: Make the most of summer with these 48-hour adventures, from surfing in Texas to tasting your way through Oregon’s wine country.
L.A. Wild: Where Animal Kingdom star Scott Speedman goes to blow off steam.
Life in the Fat Lane: Oversize tires are the best thing to happen to trail riding in years.
5 Seconds with Alex Honnold: Your guide to the United States of climbing. Plus, tips to stay injury-free and some inspiring words from the world’s best big-waller.
Nut Job: In California, millions of dollars' worth of almonds, walnuts, and pistachios are disappearing. Farmers are perplexed, the cops are confused, and the crooks are getting richer.
Superiority Complex: A famously cold and frighteningly massive Lake Superior contains 10 percent of the world's surface freshwater, holds the remains of 6,000 shipwrecks, and offers a lifetime of adventure.
No Disc-Respect: After decades of being thought of as a pseudo-sport for longhairs, ultimate Frisbee is attracting elite athletes who are landing professional contracts. The hero of this new breed is Beau Kittredge.