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While reporting a story about skiing in Spain, Kade Krichko felt far away from the coronavirus, until he watched it take over

Arctic Bath, a stunning new wellness retreat, makes it easy for guests to try out the Swedish health traditions of saunas and icy plunges

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

'Honeyland,' 'Into the Canyon,' and 'Okavango: River of Dreams' are generating buzz at Sundance and the Oscars. You can also stream them online.

For decades, the Old Forge was the holy grail of the British outdoors community. The UK's remotest pub, it could only be reached via boat or a three-day walk through one of Britain's last true wildernesses, the Knoydart peninsula in Scotland. A dispute between some locals and a new owner threatened the legend—until they decided to open up a pub of their own.

More than two decades in the making, Big Snow is the first indoor ski area in North America. Now the question is: Can it attract enough skiers to survive?

With so much to do and see, you'll forget you have a race to run

Winter is off-season for several world-class destinations, which means lower plane fares and hotel rates. We asked Scott's Cheap Flights for advice on which trips to book.

A new court ruling says the Swiss-based organization must answer accusations of exploiting athletes and operating a global monopoly

Hike, fish, and ski Europe's last stretch of wilderness from Niehku Mountain Villa in Swedish Lapland

The filmmakers behind HBO’s ‘Lindsey Vonn: The Final Season’ had to deal with a sudden plot change while documenting the legendary skier’s quest for a coveted record before her retirement, but ended up with an even more interesting story

In 2017, two Americans set off on a round-the-world bike trip. They believed people all over the world are inherently good at heart. They never made it home.

With ten ski areas less than an hour from Salt Lake City's airport, and incredible backcountry terrain, powder-blessed Utah is arguably the best ski destination in North America. Here's our primer on how to make the most of it.

In downtown Copenhagen, a city known to be extremely flat, a man-made climbing wall stands among the landscape at 45 feet high

After I lost 20 pounds and my red-blood-cell count dropped to dangerous levels, doctors finally knew what the problem was. But no one knew how to fix it.

Two years ago, a massive river of mud and granite swept over thousands of feet of alpine terrain, killing eight hikers before swamping the alpine village of Bondo, Switzerland. This type of disaster is often fueled by climate change, and it will happen again.

A warming planet could make climbing iconic mountains like the Matterhorn a more risky enterprise. But is shutting them down a call for local authorities to make?

Having the right bags keeps your stuff organized and safe so you can focus on having fun

A promise of sustainability helped the bid from Cortina-Milan beat out Stockholm for the right to host the Games

I caught up with Shane Dillon Gidcumb, a former winery executive and author of 'The Franklin Fi' book series who up and quit his job one day in favor of cross-country touring

Save up for the trip of your dreams in six months or less

Yep, Costco. Here are six cut-rate trips you can take thanks to the bulk superstore.

What started as an experiment will soon be available for DIYers everywhere

From Yosemite to the Green Mountains, these are our favorite lodge-to-lodge treks this side of the pond

‘Troll Wall,’ from Salomon TV, documents Kilian Jornet’s first ski descent of the Fiva route in Norway’s Romsdalen Valley

From flash airline sales to public transportation, a boutique travel agent shares her tips for cost-effective travel

'Hang Tight' from Brothers on the Fly documents a fly fishing trip to Slovenia in search of a pristine river and the elusive marble trout.

Packing light is all about mind over matter

No more VPNs or sketchy pirate feeds. Here’s how to get almost every race in every discipline, all year, for less than $200.

A powerful storm swept the mountains over the weekend and killed more than a dozen people

Got a job you can do from anywhere? These eight international adventure towns and cities welcome you.

The Sea Wolf from filmmaker Ben Gulliver is a surf film more about the adventure than actually the surfing.

While dams are being decommissioned throughout the developed world, activists are descending on Albania to fight for the Vjosa River.

Arizona's Mt. Graham was always there to climb. We just had to stop and do it.

On the border between Russia and Finland, a band of Finnish soldiers are preparing to defend the country if the Bear decides to charge

Finland shares an 833-mile border with an aggressive and unpredictable neighbor. That proximity led to a major conflict during World War II—the horrific Winter War—and even now it keeps Finns nervous about Russia’s intentions. David Wolman suited up to train with the elite soldiers who will be on the front lines if this cold feud ever gets hot.

Corporate acquisitions and a challenging retail climate could alter the price and personality of the industry’s biggest wool-apparel brands

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