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With the summer high season wrapping up, a variety of national parks are doing away with timed-entry and reservation rules for the next few months

USA Cycling traditionally selects pro road racers for the world road championships. But Swenson earned a spot with his success in gravel events.

The eight-mile gondola connecting Salt Lake City to Alta and Snowbird would be the longest in the world

Since 2007, Paradox Sports has run climbing trips, community nights, and training programs for veterans and adaptive athletes

Hsin started climbing at a gym outside Denver, Colorado. Now, he’s completed some of the toughest bouldering problems in the state.

The ultimate guide to rafting the Grand Canyon including how long it takes, whether you need a permit and how much it costs

Here’s what we know about the Mosquito Fire, how local communities are being affected, and what Western States 100 race organizers are doing to respond

Joe “Kanga” Harvey was last seen heading toward the Connecticut River, where his body was later retrieved

The veteran hiker takes us through his three-day attempt, which saw him battle bladder problems and extreme exhaustion

The retired fighter compares the two sports, and sheds light on his new multi-sport training regimen

Jeff Long led a world-class team to climb the uncharted west face of Makalu. The attempt failed, and he was held responsible for an illegal act by an ousted member.

Several years ago, writer Astra Lincoln and her partner were testing their climbing skills in the Sonoran Desert of southern Arizona when, high up Baboquivari Peak, they encountered a migrant simply trying to survive.

Editors list the bold and bizarre items they’ve stuffed into a backpack for a trip to the woods

The Granite State has the right to bill hikers for the cost of their rescue, if officials deem them to be reckless in the outdoors

The Australian pro is using the ride to raise funds for the family of Kangangi, who died in August while racing the Vermont Overland gravel race

The tragedy is a reminder to be careful when using camping stoves in enclosed areas

Founder Aliya Barnwell explains how her youth cycling camp teaches kids how to love riding in the Big Apple

The proposed eight-mile lift would alleviate ski traffic in Little Cottonwood Canyon and bring visitors to Snowbird and Alta resorts

Your guide to all-things Long Trail for your upcoming thru-hike

Barrett was charged following an investigation by the U.S. Park Service

Kangangi was in the United States to participate in multiple off-road events with his Team Amani squad

Lessons learned during a stroll through London’s narrow streets and soaring parks

Rescuers say Jetal Agnihotri, 29, died after being swept away by flash floods on Friday

Contributor Megan Starich discovered that her outdoor passion wasn't the key to recovery. Slow, uncomfortable, and often nonlinear healing was.

Lightweight and versatile, a grilling skillet will give you that smoky, just-off-the-grill flavor—both outdoors and indoors

Park Service officials believe the human remains are connected to a death that occurred near the Abyss Pool hot springs on July 31

When pain happens, sometimes your instinct is to not move at all. Research suggests that's not always the right answer

A group of researchers from University of California at Irvine investigated the link between SAR incidents, park visitation, and Twitter posts. Their conclusions could inform how hikers portray their own adventures—and view those of others—online.

From cheese to leafy greens, serve something unexpected at your next barbecue

Guides and rescue personnel are trying to understand the disasters that occurred on the volcanic peaks of Carihuairazo, Cayambe, and Illiniza Sur over the weekend

New Zealand student Anna Parsons broke nearly every major bone in her body in a fall in Yosemite National Park

Forget Zion and Canyonlands; this desert gem has something for every hiker among the hoodoos and bristlecone pines

The distance runner shaved more than two hours off the JMT’s previous fastest time

Winter has shown up big time in the Southern Hemisphere as ski resorts reopen to international travelers

Everything you need to know about the famed races in Chamonix, France

Want to hike without crowds? See jaw-dropping vistas without torching your quads? Check out these dayhikes and backpacks.

From local favorites to tourist must-dos, these trails are the best of America's Finest City

In the third episode, climbers Emily Harrington and Adrian Ballinger ascend Kyrgyzstan’s Pik Slesova. The publicity around the expedition has shed light on the complexities of reporting big-wall attempts.

The plastic ski surface at Emily Resort in western Ukraine allows skiers to slide downhill even when there’s no snow

Officials at California’s Redwood National Park say visitors have caused damage to the tree and its surroundings

Americans Josh Wharton and Vince Anderson completed the first integral ascent and first free ascent of the Italian route “Suerte” on 20,100-foot Peruvian peak Jirishanca

Plan accordingly, because these mountains all require reservations to hit the slopes in 2022

A 22-year-old man participating in an outdoor educator course was killed by a lightning strike in the Absaroka Mountains on Tuesday evening

TikTok is brimming with people who swear by the sound frequency for improved concentration and a sense of calm. We spoke to sleep and psychology experts to find out what the science says about the brown-noise trend.

Driven by closures and new parking rules, Colorado’s highest peaks saw a precipitous drop in hiker visits from 2020 to 2021

Sean Allen, 38, went missing in mid-July after hiking alone. Friends remember him as driven and “very calm in the mountains.”

Hatchets, saws, and axes have a place—and it’s not in the backcountry

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

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.

More and more people are measuring their heart-rate variability using fitness trackers—and seeing those HRV numbers plummet after a few drinks the night before

Turns out you can carve fresh snow in August. Put these Southern Hemisphere resorts on your bucket list.

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

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

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.

Try these strengthening stretches for stronger limbs

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

The Hardrock Hundred Mile Endurance Run is back. Here’s what you need to know.

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

With 10 days of events, 1,900 athletes, and 200 countries represented, the World Championships will, without a doubt, be the most prestigious track meet held in the U.S. since the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta

New research on Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction programs highlights the importance of consistency

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

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

Are high-end race racing shoes worth the investment? Not every runner will benefit from every shoe - so find the best one for your style.

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

After 43 days on the run, the 34-year-old was booked into the Travis County, Texas, jail with a bail set at $3.5 million

The Tour de France took in the brutal and bumpy roads used by Paris-Roubaix on Wednesday

The American rider pens his second exclusive blog from the Tour de France for VeloNews

Several recent email submissions describing real-life blunders from the world of rock have left us extremely worried about some of you. No sharp objects near climbing ropes, please!

She didn’t seem up for the challenge—but her friend kept pushing her to keep soloing anyway

A new order from interior secretary Deb Haaland reverses a Trump-era policy that prevented national parks from banning plastic bottles

You don’t need to “get in shape” to enjoy hiking season. Here’s how to savor it from the start.

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