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Indefinitely Wild writer and lifestyle columnist Wes Siler talks all things outdoors, from hunting and cooking to camping and overlanding

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Wes Siler runs through some key items all drivers should keep in their car during the winter

Modern cars are loaded with technology to get us out of sticky situations. Car and truck expert Wes Siler explains exactly what you should be using.

In need of gift ideas for the holidays? Wes Siler has some good suggestions for the outdoorsy people on your list.

Kitty litter, sand, floor mats—there are tons of DIY options people swear by when it comes to getting vehicles out of a tricky situation. But do they work as well as Maxtrax? We tested them all to find out.

Staying warm in your tent all season long is no simple feat. Wes Siler has some thoughts on your options.

Cooking wild game can be scary—but it shouldn’t be. Allow Wes Siler to explain.

This new Ford Ranger is on its way to becoming the ultimate adventure vehicle

Technical pieces that work in the backcountry but can be worn in the city

Watch and learn as Wes Siler demonstrates a more entertaining and more flavorful way to whip up this year’s Thanksgiving feast outdoors.

Whenever you’re doing anything potentially dangerous outdoors, tell a responsible person where you’re going, when you’ll be back, and what to do if you don’t return.

Dress in layers. Everyone’s heard this advice, but what’s the best way to do it in the real world?

With a couple great products, and some common sense, you’ll be ready to take your pet on your next adventure outing

Wes Siler takes you inside the automaker’s newest offering

Equipped with this knowledge, you’ll be able to pick the right sleeping bag for you and, most important, stay warm

Upgrade your cold-weather camping routine with a canvas tent

In the never-ending battle of keeping your gear powered up in the outdoors, Wes Siler has some common sense solutions

Wes Siler explains why ATVs aren’t the menace to the outdoors many have come to believe they are

Wes Siler walks you through everything he’s carrying, wearing, and shooting in the mountains of southwest Montana this September

At $1,500, is the Hyperlite Mountain Gear UltaMid4 expensive? Definitely. But it’s also revolutionizing outdoor shelters.

Everything you need to know to have an epic two-wheel adventure

Wes Siler’s detailed walk-through will help you become a more informed buyer

People are earning unprecedented amounts of money loaning out their cars on this app. Here’s how you can, too.

Follow along as professional photographer Stuart Palley explains how anyone can take amazing photos at night

Amid a cloud of misinformation and useless products, Wes Siler explains four mosquito repellents that actually work.

Wes Siler walks you through his three favorite knives and helps explain what knives you need to carry in the backcountry.

Build the perfect Ford Bronco with Wes Siler

Everything you need to know to keep your Traeger in excellent working condition

We drove Ford’s newest 4x4. And we loved it.

Crowds, lines, and permits. Here’s how to visit a park this summer without melting down.

Wes Siler helps find the best shoes for you

Which backpack is right for you? Wes Siler is here to explain how they work.

Wes gets schooled on camp coffee techniques

Wes Siler makes a campfire feast.

The 2022 Ford Maverick isn’t just small. At $19,995 and delivering 40 MPG, it stands to disrupt the American truck market.

Competence wins, as Biden’s Interior Secretary acts to protect America’s last great wilderness

Planning a camping trip this summer? At a minimum, you’ll need a place to sleep.

Here’s how President Biden plans to address climate change, pollution, and public lands in the greatest detail we’ve seen so far

The $50 Leatherman Bond is a throwback to the company’s original Pocket Survival Tool

Want to go on a vehicle-based adventure this summer? Here’s where to head, what vehicle to take, and how to stay safe and comfortable while you’re out there.

Here’s how to get away from crowds this summer and enjoy a backcountry camping experience that’s easy and comfortable

Want to hit the rivers this summer?

Not only is it zero emissions, but it can power your home for up to ten days in the event of an infrastructure collapse

In attempts to hoard fuel, panic buyers are taking dangerous shortcuts

Vehicle seats are not designed to resist the force dogs or other cargo create during a crash, endangering not only their lives, but those of human occupants, too

The state just passed a law calling for 90 percent of its wolf population to be killed. It’s based on fear and lies.

Stay comfortable, safe, and prepared

Wes Siler helps you find the best sleeping pad

With the stroke of a pen, the secretary of the interior just undid most of Trump’s harmful energy policies

Everything you need to know about camping for free

One man’s search for a spot of shade next to his truck

CEO Ryan Gellert says staying silent is “tantamount to supporting unjust laws”

The ins and outs of choosing ones that offer the right size and load capacity for your truck

The bird—one often raised in captivity and released for the express purpose of being shot—is responsible for providing wildlife habitat across much of the America’s heartland

And no, we’re not just talking about a kettlebell

Wes Siler explains why absolutely everyone should keep one of these $40 MSR Home Emergency water filters around

Keep an eye on anything, pretty much anywhere, for just $150

What happens if a natural disaster strikes and you’re away from home?

Aftermarket driving lights are bright, right? Well, there’s a lot more to it than that.

There’s more to puffy jackets than meets the eye

It’s just south of the border yet entirely a world away from the typical American outdoor experience. Here’s how to camp your way down the Mexican peninsula.

Is it possible to stay in shape at home without spending a fortune? Wes Siler details his gym setup.

Planning a trip to or through a place with unreliable utilities? Plan for a blackout.

Republican senators used the hearing to air conspiracy theories, lie, and point fingers at Biden nominee for issues they themselves are responsible for

While it’s one of the most popular adventuremobiles, it’s also one of the most widely misunderstood. Here’s how to upgrade yours without creating a monster.

There’s nothing better than eating good food with friends around a campfire. Wes Siler shows us how to cook up something really impressive.

A new Snow Mode makes finding trails and parking lots easy, and the app helps you avoid avalanches, too

Tire chains are great—until they're not. Wes Siler explains how and when to consider using them.

Made of two types of wool and the most breathable synthetic insulation ever, this is so much more than just a warm midlayer

Despite rhetoric from Republicans, the shift toward renewable energy actually brings substantial, nationwide economic benefits—and it'll help the oil and gas industry, too

After appropriate tires, the second most important safety upgrade you can make to your vehicle is a powerful set of lights

In one fell swoop, President Biden is undoing his predecessor's most harmful work on public lands, climate change, clean air and water, and environmental justice

These three perfect pairs are just as comfortable on the couch as they are outside

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