Adventure

Survival

Snakebit, Part 1

Snakebit, Part 1

After Kyle Dickman nearly died from a rattlesnake bite in Yosemite, he began a quest to understand what venom really does to us

Mount Hood's Deadliest Disaster

Mount Hood's Deadliest Disaster

About an hour before midnight on Mother’s Day in 1986, a group of teenagers assembled at an Episcopal high school in Portland, Oregon, to embark on an expedition. Their goal was to summit Mount Hood, completing an adventure program that was required for all sophomores. What followed was a story of tragedy and loss that is commemorated annually at the institution it changed forever.

Snowbound

Snowbound

Pinned down and running out of food, Stephen "Otter" Olshansky scraped his way to a campground latrine, holed up inside, and prayed for a miracle.

The Sky Is Burning

The Sky Is Burning

A rare convergence of events turned a wildfire in the Boundary Waters into a massive burn. Two campers were right in its path.