Reliable weather apps are crucial for summer adventure-planning, so we spent a month testing dozens to find the best ones
Can two and a half minutes of instruction turn you into a better athlete? Givego thinks so.
Gaia Topo lets you download an entire state map in a matter of minutes without hogging your phone’s precious storage space
Pursue your favorite activities with color-coded trails in Gaia GPS’s U.S. Forest Service roads and trails layer
All your exercise data, simplified
Whether you’re on a road trip or backpacking through Europe, download these apps to learn more about the culture, weather, and even history of the places you’re visiting
A bevy of mapping apps exist to track and plan trips for different outdoor activities. Here’s the best one for running, cycling, hiking, backpacking, climbing, and skiing.
The newly revamped TrainerRoad cycling app uses an advanced algorithm to create training programs custom-tailored to the user. Our writer gave it a go.
Forget visiting the app store every time you visit a national park. This new, free release provides all kinds of maps, must-hike trails, food recommendations, and more for all of its 423 units.
The company's library of studio exercise classes, integrated with on-screen fitness data from your Apple Watch, launches today. Our Sweat Science columnist takes it for a spin.
A handful of apps are rebranding the menstrual cycle as a female athlete's untapped superpower. Here's what you need to know about them.
This high-tech—and high-priced—workout gear looks like it's out of science fiction
Staying connected and productive on the move can be tough. Here's how to make it easier.
In a time when most of us are struggling with restricted access to the activities we love, I wanted to know if VR would help. What I found surprised me.
The pandemic is prompting activity-tracking companies to pivot from personal to public health
How does it compare against the competition? A guide finds out.
Train from the safety of your living room with this versatile, effective equipment
The internet is full of gizmos to help your body bounce back from training. These stand out.
These new training apps can craft customized routines based on your past performance. It’s almost like having an automated personal trainer.
Tech shaming has made us believe that the outdoor experience has to be pure or nothing. Here's why you should absolve your guilt about using your gadgets in nature.
As we wait to see when we'll be traveling again, these apps can help you to save for your next adventure
The new program, called Kurbo, could encourage dangerous habits for young people
The country's main weather-modeling system is getting a boost
The company is growing fast, adding roughly a million users a month, and it has lofty goals to expand far beyond its old identity as a platform for logging rides and runs. Can it succeed?
You're convinced that having a travel expert by your side will be useful. But how do you go about knowing when and how to book with them?
But the flip side is that your healthy fitness habits—so deemed by lurking insurance companies—could lower premiums
Finding your way around a new place, especially abroad, is a form of art. Here's how to master it.
The RIDE app takes aim at single occupancy cars headed up Little Cottonwood Canyon
Five important lessons I learned from ‘Raising Humans in a Digital World'
Yet it—along with its meteorologists—is struggling through the shutdown
From tracking storms to scoring flights to staying safe in the backcountry, these apps will help you nail your next big ski trip
Michael Clark follows world-class athletes to the far reaches of the earth. This is his go-to gear to get him there.
A item-by-item budget breakdown showing how she prioritizes adventure above almost everything else