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With more than 350 miles of trails, 124 peaks, and 147 lakes, this must-see Colorado destination is a wilderness lover's paradise. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's 22nd stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park.

Bouldering psychotherapy is gaining traction because the sport is unique in its easy access and ability to draw out emotions

Get off-trail just a couple hours' drive from Denver and the Front Range

The internet is full of gizmos to help your body bounce back from training. These stand out.

Hemmed between the Oregon and Washington border, this windy water-sports mecca has something for everyone. Add it to your list of adventures worth waiting for.

From polar explorer Eric Larsen to rock climber Sasha DiGiulian, here's what adventurers are doing with their downtime

With 43,000 feet of elevation gain, 91 miles above 10,000 feet, and 63 summits, the route is not to be taken lightly. Brendan Leonard recounts one of his favorite adventures from the past decade.

As it became clear that climbing walls could be an ideal host for the coronavirus, most gyms closed their doors this week

Stop storing up days and start using them, whether it's for a microadventure, a staycation, or a road trip

Six towns and cities with awesome adventure potential that we'd move to right now if we could

The legendary ultrarunner's top trails, both near and far

One of the best boulderers of the 1990s is climbing into her fifties

Tucked away among farms and barren grasslands in a forgotten corner of the state lies one of the best bouldering destinations in the country. Our video producer, a Roy fanatic, outlines how to visit the growing location without harming its fragile ecosystem.

How witnessing a bad fall changed my perspective on climbing

Gently used apparel and a new upcycled line are available at the Boulder storefront

Powder days and gear bonuses are great, but welcoming environments that prioritize the work-life balance are what really make these companies exceptional

Some key takeaways on hydration, power meters, recovery, and menstrual period tracking

Book a room and score perks, like a stargazing kit, bike-park access, or a hiking guidebook

What the media gets wrong, and why, says a lot about how our society views vulnerable road users

Since 2011, a venomous battle has been waged over the two-wheeled soul of Nederland, Colorado (population 1,500). On the one side: locals who ride the trails every day. On the other: people from down canyon in Boulder (population 107,000) who mostly ride them on weekends.

What does it take to make the list? Being a winter Olympian, Tour de France rider, or world-class climber helps.

According to the world-class climber, greatness is mostly mental, no matter your age

Charlie Finlayson was on the ultimate climbing adventure with his dad, David, when a loose boulder forced him to make a daunting rescue

Shelma Jun, founder of women's climbing organization Flash Foxy and co-founder of production company Never Not Collective, outlines a busy month of foraging, climbing, and other adventures in the city

Classroom time isn't so bad when you're building fly-fishing rods in Virginia or barbecuing in the Lone Star State

From a burly titanium option to one that collapses when not in use

The 20-year-old faced three wildlife attacks within 36 months

Roadside shrines marking the site of cycling tragedies are showing up everywhere, a sign of how little progress we've made in making biking safer. It's time we organize.

Seven lovely destinations, from Florida to Arizona

The founder of the Boulder Running Company is opening a new store and merging it with his physical therapy business

Some of these vans have so many gorgeous wood panels and stainless steel fixtures, they make my town house look a little dumpy

A new book by Heather Hansen explores the complicated world of wildland-urban interface firefighting as it unfolded in the Cold Springs Fire near Nederland, Colorado

Pet waste has become a major pollutant, both outdoors and at home

Could the short, goofy-looking busboy become the new king of hard soloing and speed climbing?

With back-to-back sends of 5.15-rated routes, the climber made history in 2017. And she's just getting started.

There's powder in the forecast from Florida to Vermont, but the southern Rockies continue to be snow starved as the worst season just about anyone can remember continues

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