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Fifteen riders and five alternates have been selected to compete in the 20th year of the big-mountain freeride competition in Virgin, Utah

On a backpacking trip through Utah’s Buckskin Gulch with ultralight gear legend Glen Van Peski, our writer learns about the Crotch Pot, an Oscar-winning actor’s anti-snoring technique, and that there’s a whole lot of shit you don’t need when you’re on the trail 1,000 miles from home

A shortage of places to camp is hurting the environment and limiting diversity in the outdoors. But there are some innovative solutions on the table.

From Maine to Alaska, we’ve done all the research for you to camp in style while visiting America’s best idea this summer

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Utah’s national parks are iconic, but they’re just the tip of the adventure iceberg

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Outdoor adventure is everywhere and southern Utah is making it accessible for all to experience

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Ready to dive into some of the most rich culture in the United States?

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Professional intel on the best crowd-free stargazing in one of the world's best night sky destinations

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The wild canyons and mountains of southern Utah have been around for over 2.6 billion years, and we want to protect them for a few billion more. This effort is known as Forever Mighty.

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Expert recommendations for extended adventuring around each of southern Utah's Mighty 5 national parks

Your bucket list should go beyond national parks. This decision tree will help you find lesser known locations with half the crowds.

Whether you’re looking for a once-in-a-lifetime splurge or a cozy canvas tent minutes from Lake Powell, there’s something for everyone at these newly opened stays

It provides climbing and descending performance in equal parts

This 76,000-acre wonderland is less a park and more a sandstone sculpture garden of sunset-hued arches and domes that look like they were carved by some alien magic. Here’s how to outsmart the crowds.

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

A climber who installed routes over federally protected Native carvings has ignited a controversy online, death threats included

Where to snag late-season deals, uncrowded slopes, and good-quality snow well into April

Permits, education, and increased fees are all on the table as possible solutions

What I learned about love, loss, and landscape over two decades of living in a 1961 Artcraft mobile home in the Utah desert

Snag some of the best spots to pitch a tent during peak season

An avalanche is every backcountry adventurer’s worst nightmare. Know what to do with your beacon in case the worst happens.

From cabins to cliff dwellings, here's where to post up close to two of southern Utah's best national parks

Our advice on which park to visit each month of the year to see peak wildlife, foliage, and flower blooms—and to avoid the crowds

Union members at Stevens Pass and Park City Mountain Resort want better wages and working conditions but say their parent company has dragged its feet in negotiations. If they still can't get to the bargaining table, could a strike shut down the two ski areas?

These 11 beloved destinations make for ideal cold-weather trips, from soaking in hot springs at Big Bend to cross-country skiing at Rocky Mountain

Don't let cold weather stop you from exploring. These eight trails in some of our favorite national parks may be even better in the winter.

In the spell of a week, a mysterious monolith appeared in the Utah desert and was subsequently removed by some slackline bros. The saga has raised more questions than answers.

After a challenging summer and fall, we're all wondering what the ski season has in store. Don't worry: resorts are working hard to open and ensure a safe experience for everyone, and there are plenty of other ways to delight in the white stuff. Here's the lowdown. 

Kyle Burgess was on a trail run when he came upon a protective mama mountain lion. Using his phone, he filmed her as she escorted him away from her cubs for six terrifying minutes. He had no idea he’d just shot internet gold.

Armenians and Turks have a long and hostile history that includes a genocide. On a cross-country journey in 2006, two young cyclists formed a bond that bridged this fraught past.

From far-flung mesas to rainy weather, our travel columnist managed to avoid the bustle at one of the Utah's most popular hiking destinations. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's 15th stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park in a year.

View the park's stunning sandstone sculptures. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's 13th stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park in a year.

Seek out slot canyons and sandstone cliffs at this lesser known park in Utah. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's 12th stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park in a year.

Some bucket-list adventures require securing a wilderness permit months or even years out. Here’s how to book the most coveted ones in the country.

Electric vehicles are becoming popular among the environmentally conscious, but are they realistic for road trips to more remote destinations? I took my Tesla to Utah to find out.

'This Land' profiles runner Faith Briggs as she traverses 150 miles through three national monuments

The latest video from Sweetgrass Productions profiles the ski patrollers keeping the harrowing slopes of Alta, Utah, safe for the masses 

With his leg stuck and temperatures dropping, one hiker thought he'd never get out of a remote Utah canyon alive

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