Hiking and Backpacking
Increasing Diversity in the Outdoors One Hike at a Time
‘Step by Step’ Captures the Mindset of a Game-Changing Athlete
How to Choose the Right Backpack
A Mother’s Loss and a Grueling Race to Process the Pain
Dropping the Localism: Outsiders Are Welcome
A PSA on How to Recreate Outdoors During These Times
Life as One of the Last Fire Lookouts
If We Want to Protect the Places We Love, We Must Vote
An Adaptive Athlete and Her Home Mountain
What Shoes Should You Be Hiking In?
Celebrating LGBTQ People in the Outdoors
A Father and Son Process Grief on a Walk
5 Moves for Increased Flexibility
How to Break in New Hiking Boots
Quick Tips to Avoid Getting Lost Outside
You Should Make Your Own Maps. Here’s How.
New Rules for Hiking with an Off-Leash Dog
Hiking Lions Head Ridge in Idaho Is Crazy
How to Teach Your Dog to Come
Watch: How to Clean Your Hydration Pack
Meet Two Thru Hikers Who Pack Out Trash from Our Most Famous Trails
Get full access to Outside Learn, our online education hub featuring in-depth fitness, nutrition, and adventure courses and more than 2,000 instructional videos when you sign up for Outside+.
Meet Seth Orme and Paul Twedt: these two make up the 'Packing It Out' crew and are bringing a new flare to environmental stewardship. Their idea is to bring awareness to the current state of litter contamination on our nation's trails, and they got their start by hiking the Appalachian Trail and removing 1,100 pounds of trash. In this video, Gear Junkie follows Orme and Twedt as they collect trash on the Pacific Crest Trail. Check out more from filmmaker Wild Confluence Media here and GearJunkie here.