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Right-wing politicians and media are trying to scapegoat frozen wind turbines for the state’s power disaster. Their claims couldn’t be more inaccurate and irresponsible.

From Houston to Minneapolis, protesters on horseback are sending a powerful message

All across the country, major cities are making it easier to access nature with vibrant greenways

Hike to the top of Texas and take in the views of Guadalupe Mountains National Park. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's eighth stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park in a year.

Explore underground and see a famous bat colony in southern New Mexico. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's seventh stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park in a year.

A new wave of craft distilleries are using salvaged ingredients to brew up spirits

Separated from Mexico by the Rio Grande, Big Bend is a stunning national park in Texas with hundreds of miles of hiking trails, javelinas, and hot springs. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's sixth stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park in a year.

An ode to traveling slow on two wheels and burning just enough calories each day to eat a large pizza each evening

The start of spring is one of the best times to travel, thanks to perfect weather, fun festivals, and a screaming flight deal to the Virgin Islands

An entire mountain range to itself, dramatic stretches of the Rio Grande, and 118 miles of shared border with Mexico are just a few reasons why this 801,163-acre range in southwest Texas is worth a visit

From unexpected snowstorms to below-freezing bathroom breaks, winter camping is a wild adventure. Some nights, you relish the hilarity of navigating tent poles with numb fingers. Other nights, you'd rather show up, sit back, and crack open a beer. If you're ready for the latter—a mix of chilly excursions and heated luxury—it's time to treat yourself at one of North America's best winter glamping sites. Here are our favorites.

In this episode of the Hungry Life series, chef Eduardo Garcia visits one of JT Van Zandt's most prolific fishing grounds

Das Boat is a series of short films that follow a 50-year-old aluminum hull boat as it's towed all over the Southeast

From tubing to trail running, pro athletes describe the best way to get outside in their hometowns

In 'Hike the Line,' from Corey Robinson, these hikers share an experience that's unlike any other thru-hike

A group of Australian cyclists departs Oklahoma to replicate the iconic journey taken by the Joad family in the novel 'The Grapes of Wrath'

Feeling hemmed in and obsessed with purging the toxins in her life, the author heads to the hot springs of the Chihuahuan Desert

The wall won’t just separate two nations, it will sever the connection between a community and its native flora and fauna

'The River and the Wall' chronicles an intense journey down the Rio Grande, bearing witness to the ecosystems and livelihoods along the U.S.-Mexico border

Including, but not limited to, films on taxidermists, Olympians, and one very scary night for a park ranger

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

If you've only been following the drama of Scott Pruitt and his replacement at the EPA, you only know half the story. Environmental regulations are under attack all across America, and the siege is just beginning.

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

Seven lovely destinations, from Florida to Arizona

While not as famous as some of their siblings, these parks offer stunning sights without all the people

The Bassmaster Elite Series is trying something new in Austin, Texas: letting the fish go

Crowdfunding was intended for startups. Should they keep using the platform when they grow up?

EnergyNet, an online auction company from Amarillo, Texas, is set to make a fortune from oil and gas leases under the Trump administration. And good luck finding a way to protest.

We know a thing or two about the Southwest—our offices are located in Santa Fe, after all. So trust us when we say that these radar-ducking adventures are full of hidden rivers and otherworldly canyons. Just don’t pass it on.

One of the more time-consuming challenges of public-land Airstreaming? Locating good sites. This app helps.

Some of the industry’s best-known brands are doing whatever they can to aid those affected by the floods

Whatever you do, just don't tell these serious, old'ish cyclists that they're living in a retirement home

Here are some innovative ideas towns and cities across the country have adopted to make the world a better place, one mile of singletrack at a time

Make the most of summer with these 48-hour ­adventures, from surfing in Texas to tasting your way through Oregon’s wine country

Maybe you don't want to live in a 200-square-foot house full-time, but you wouldn't mind vacationing in one

'Every Other Day' is a film from The Noble Lab that shares the story of Rode Lewis who is a father and rancher in West Texas 180 miles outside of Ft. Stockton.

World Champion Boulderer Jule Wurm had a fantastic run within the competitive indoor climbing circuit, but with all the victories came the toll of constantly traveling and training.

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