11 easy summer adventures, in pursuit of outdoor nudity, cushioned running shoes are back, is ultralight gear really worth it?, the world’s best new trail-running route, and siege of the Amarula: a terrifying true story of courage and survival
From a creamy pasta main to a chard-corn side, we’ve rounded up some of the best meals to enjoy in the outdoors
From the Wave to the Wonderland Trail, more famous outdoor destinations are enacting lottery systems. For one writer, it’s not worth the hassle.
‘Deep Water’ marks the first time a gravel bike has appeared in a major motion picture. Well, a motion picture, anyway.
Eighteen years ago, I was one of the best runners in the country, then a mysterious fatigue took that away. Now I’m learning to appreciate the running I still can do.
To commemorate Father’s Day, editors recall their favorite fishing trips, bike rides, and outdoor misadventures with dad
The second-city travel trend is helping alleviate pressure on the world’s most overtouristed urban centers. Here’s how it could help crowded outdoor escapes, too.
It’s easy to fall for the bells and whistles, but the hardtail wins with its affordability, versatility, and simplicity
After a lifetime of prudishness, our writer tries to become one of those people who bares it all in the great outdoors
Spoil him with these thoughtful items
She didn’t seem up for the challenge—but her friend kept pushing her to keep soloing anyway
Most surf films portray riding waves in a purely positive light. A new Apple TV+ docuseries and the documentaries ‘Waterman’ and ‘Havana Libre’ take a nuanced look at a spectrum of experiences amid the waves
How to train your proprioception to more effectively control body movements and improve power, speed, agility, and durability
Thanks to a lot of hard work, skill, luck, and love, these amazing animals emerged safely from the flames and disruption
When vast gas reserves were discovered off the idyllic coast of northern Mozambique, a crew of roughnecks flew in from around the world to make their fortunes. But in March 2021, Islamist rebels attacked, and the foreigners and thousands of Mozambicans were abandoned. Two hundred holed up at the Amarula Lodge, where the expats faced a choice: save themselves, or risk it all to save everyone. As oil and gas fuel a new war in Europe, Alex Perry pieces together, shot by shot, a stunning morality tale for the global economy.
The Swiss Alps are home to an incredible new hut-to-hut runners’ route called the Via Valais. It’s a little demanding—150 miles, nine stages, and 42,000 feet of elevation gain—but if you can take it on, you’re guaranteed one of the most spectacular adventures of your life.
Indiana Dunes National Park is an adventure gem for urban midwesterners all year long, but particularly in summer, when Lake Michigan almost appears tropical