Democrats in Congress are pushing for a federal jobs program that would tackle climate, land use, infrastructure, and more. Here’s why it’s so urgent.
Because sometimes, you just want to get away from it all
The former pro climber became paraplegic after a bad fall on El Cap. Now she wants to raise awareness for how accessible the outdoors can be.
No two waterfalls are exactly alike, but these will always capture our imagination
Catalina Island’s trails have long, sweeping climbs and descents, steep and chunky sections, plus buffalo, foxes, and more views than you can imagine
Whether you’re looking to spin endless country roads, grind backroad gravel, or cruise rugged singletrack, Texas has a ride for you
Her list of physical feats seems almost impossible. Win national sport-climbing competitions starting at the age of 13? Check. Summit Mount Everest? Check. Free-climb El Capitan in under 24 hours? That, too. But in order to cement her status as one of the world’s best climbers, there were more daunting obstacles to overcome.
After more than 25 years of deliberation, the sport of kings finally makes its debut at the Games
As the number one female street skateboarder in the country, Mariah Duran hopes to inspire more people to try the sport.
As the number one female street skateboarder in the country, Duran hopes to inspire more people to try the sport
After 2,652 miles, 400,000 feet in elevation gain, and more than 51 days, the ultrarunner finished his PCT thru-hike
The treasure was found by Jack Stuef in June 2020, but for a dedicated community of internet sleuths, the hunt isn’t over
With climbing’s Olympic debut less than two weeks away, we compiled a short explanation of how the competition will unfold on the world stage
Kai's cycling roots run deep starting with his mother, Paula Lenny, a Pinarello athlete who was the Oregon amateur state champion in 1986.
The River Democracy Act will establish Oregon as the country’s undisputed leader in permanent river protection.
Exercise may not be enough to make up for thru-hikers’ bad diets, a new paper suggests
The Australian WorldTour pro bikepacked the route from Brest to Paris
Look forward to dirt races, gravel rides, and more in 2021
Master the shakedown for a smoother trek
Research. Packing. Gear prep. Maximizing fun. Here’s everything you need to know to pull off your next backcountry mission.
Despite warnings, rules, and common sense, tourists in Yellowstone keep approaching bears and bison.
Acadia National Park in Maine boasts 150 miles of trails on its official maps, but that’s only a part of what once existed. Matthew Sherrill tagged along with a couple of local history obsessives to explore some of the dozens of unmarked paths that lead to what were once major attractions—places some want to stay a secret.
Reconciling the maps we made in the 18th century with modern reality is nearly impossible. But their lines, drawn long ago, are still legally binding.
Amid a national conversation about race, colonialism, and justice, Native mappers and runners are reclaiming Indigenous cartography, names, and land
Bringing a reusable water bottle or coffee mug is just the start
Whether you’re an expert or a beginner, there’s always something to learn about making the most of your time outside