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When lifelong climber Jeff Jackson failed to send a punishing project, he contemplated quitting the sport. Here’s what brought him back.

According to law enforcement in Curry County, Oregon, local residents tied a suspected arsonist to a tree after he got “combative”

Last week my house burned to the ground, and if that’s not bad enough, I was diagnosed with an autoimmune disorder

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A bloody conflict between the Himalayan ‘ghost cats’ and Nepali shepherds is only partially to blame—and raises questions about their future

After traveling to Ireland, members of the Goat Surf Club discuss the importance of highlighting environmental issues in their film series

Highlights from Stage 3 of the 2022 Tour de France Femmes

The freestyle skier was named Breakthrough Athlete of 2022, and doofuses on social media couldn’t contain their anger

The greatest of all time may not hold the lead until the final stage. But she’s loving every minute in the yellow jersey.

Heatstroke deaths are common and preventable. Here’s how to make safe decisions when you’re exercising in the summer.

The 2022 World Cup Downhill race season gets underway in Lourdes for the Pinkbike Racing team

Stage 21 highlights from the year’s biggest race

Watch as Jasper Philipsen, and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the twenty-first stage of the 2022 Tour de France

Cosmo Catalano talks through the critical moment from Stage 1 of the 2022 Tour de France Femmes avec Zwift

Watch as Lorena Wiebes, and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the first stage of the 2022 Tour de France Femmes avec Zwift

Cosmo Catalano talks through the critical moment from stage 20 of the 2022 Tour de France

Stage 20 highlights from the year’s biggest race

Watch as the peloton take on the final kilometer in the 19th stage of the 2022 Tour de France.

When Cody Sheehy was six years old, he disappeared into the Oregon wilderness. More than three decades later, he insists the experience gave him an invaluable life lesson.

Cosmo Catalano talks through the critical moment from stage 19 of the 2022 Tour de France

Stage 19 highlights from the year’s biggest race

Nepali climber Sanu Sherpa is the first person to scale the 14 peaks above 8,000 meters twice

Watch as Christophe Laporte and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the 19th stage of the 2022 Tour de France

Pro cyclist Henrietta Christie grew up idolizing the Tour de France. Now the 20-year-old New Zealander finally gets to participate.

As a professional mountain guide, Jeff Evans is no stranger to close calls, and freely admits he’s skirted death more than once. But nothing he’s experienced has been as terrifying as the minute-plus he spent submerged under an onslaught of crashing waves.

Come for the fun biking trails, but stay for the community that makes this valley in Maine so special

Stage 18 highlights from the year’s biggest race

During Thursday’s 18th stage, Jonas Vingegaard waited when his rival, Tadej Pogacar, crashed on a descent

“In short, FICOR will make the outdoors more accessible, equitable, and positive to more Americans.”

Michael Charles Lombardo, 55, frequently walked the famed trail with his pet Chihuahua

And a detailed analysis of what that means for American EV drivers

Watch as Jonas Vingegaard and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the eighteenth stage of the 2022 Tour de France

Presenting three delightful tales of adventures gone very, very wrong

A stage-by-stage breakdown of the race, which kicks off Sunday in Paris

Washington Commanders guard Wes Schweitzer says climbing has made him a better football player, but that’s not why he does it. He’s developed a passion for the sport, and plans to keep sending well after his playing days are over.

Cosmo Catalano talks through the critical moment from stage 17 of the 2022 Tour de France

Stage 17 highlights from the year’s biggest race

Watch as Tadej Pogacar and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the 17th stage of the 2022 Tour de France

The endangered goats may not realize it, but their conservation grazing is helping protect the Irish countryside from wildfires

Hugo Houle became the first Canadian to win a Tour de France stage since 1988

Cosmo Catalano talks through the critical moment from stage 16 of the 2022 Tour de France

Stage 16 highlights from the year’s biggest race

Watch as Hugo Houle and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the 16h stage of the 2022 Tour de France

A 53-year-old Colorado man recently became the fastest person to push a peanut up the 14,115-foot mountain with his nose. You read that right.

Brian Boland was a prolific creator of handcrafted hot-air balloons who set distance and altitude records all over the world. But on July 15, 2021, during a routine outing with a family in Vermont, things went dramatically wrong. Sarah Schweitzer examines Boland’s eccentric and adventurous life, and finds out what happened on his fateful last flight.

A fitness tracker provides some insight into how the virus affected Danish cyclist Magnus Cort

Stage 15 highlights from the year’s biggest race

Cosmo Catalano talks through the critical moment from stage 15 of the 2022 Tour de France

Watch as Jasper Philipsen and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the 15th stage of the 2022 Tour de France

Nepali officials have denied a summit certificate to Russian mountaineer Katya Lipka, who flew a Ukrainian flag atop the world’s tallest peak

Cosmo Catalano talks through the critical moment from stage 14 of the 2022 Tour de France

Stage 14 highlights from the year’s biggest race

Watch as Michael Matthews, and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the fourteenth stage of the 2022 Tour de France

A father and son working a crab boat in Chesapeake Bay were caught in a rising storm when they realized that something was very wrong: water was coming up through the floor

Cosmo Catalano talks through the critical moment from stage 13 of the 2022 Tour de France

Stage 13 highlights from the year’s biggest race

Watch as Mads Pedersen, and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the 13th stage of the 2022 Tour de France

Adrien Niyonshuti hit the slopes of cycling’s most iconic climb on a hefty bicycle designed for carrying cargo in Africa

A century worth of man-made efforts to prevent flooding and expand agriculture have interrupted water flow to the southern end of the state

Stage 12 Highlights from the year's biggest race

Watch as Thomas Pidcock, and the peloton take on the final kilometer in the twelfth stage of the 2022 Tour de France.

The best stage 11 segments from the year’s biggest race

The Cherokee tribal council will vote on whether to support changing the name of 6,643-foot Clingmans Dome

Danish rider Jonas Vingegaard cracked race leader Tadej Pogacar and seized the yellow jersey

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The Irish organization Hometree aims to bring biodiversity back to Ireland through planting trees in the town of Ennistymon

Once thought to be basically immortal, giant sequoias are dying in droves as fires burn bigger, hotter, and longer than at any other point in human history. Protecting them is possible, but managing western woods is a Pandora’s box of tough choices.

Stage 10 Highlights from the year's biggest race

The new slogan launches after a series of tourist encounters with the massive mammals

The outdoor world has produced another horror story involving a clumsy tourist, a lost cell phone, and a search and rescue mission

Netflix, phone calls home, and a trip to the barber are just some activities that Tour de France riders will do on Monday’s rest day

A British tourist trekking in Kyrgyzstan was enveloped by a massive slide. Rather than take cover, he filmed the whole thing. We are... glad he’s OK.

Warrick Mitchell grew up in the secluded southwest corner of the country’s South Island

In his latest VeloNews journal, American cyclist Neilson Powless explains what it was like to come agonizingly close to leading the world’s biggest bike race

The 40-year-old captain is taking the sailing world by storm, aiming to break dozens of records, including the fastest solo, nonstop circumnavigation of the globe

If doping admissions and bans are the threshold, just one U.S. rider has ever worn yellow

Tour riders eat more food, race less, and train at altitude more frequently than ever before. Dutch team Jumbo-Visma takes us inside its preparation for the world’s biggest bike race.

A massive slide on Italy’s Marmolada glacier sent rocks and ice tumbling down on multiple groups of climbers

An unidentified hiker went missing in California while retracing the footsteps of Jonathan Gerrish and Ellen Chung, who died with their one-year-old daughter of heat exposure and dehydration in 2021

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