Showing posts from 2012

Three Pieces of Outdoor Gear I'll Never Get Rid Of and Why

Infographic from REI: Which Pair of Skis is Right for You?

A Beginner’s Guide to Ice Climbing

Eight Outdoorsy Holiday Gift Ideas for Under $40

Gear Review: EMS Women's Divergence Pro Jacket

Reader's Choice List: More Non-Fiction Outdoor Adventure Books Not to Miss

In Pictures: Five Reasons Why Winter is The Best Season

Climb On! Creme Review

Ten Non-Fiction Outdoor Adventure Books Not to Miss

The Edge Adventure Race: A Race Recap and Lessons Learned

Gear Review: Columbia Women's The Compounder Shell

Interview: A Passionate Climber on Founding The American Mountain Co. and Why "Made in the USA" Matters

Five (More) Outdoorsy and Outdoor-Related Halloween Costume Ideas

Ten Things I Can't Go Camping or Backpacking Without

2012 Bike MS City to Shore Ride Recap: Lessons Learned from 158 Miles in the Saddle

How Having a Map Collection Can Inspire a World of Possibilities and Crazy Ideas

Gear Review: EMS Women's Power Dry 1/4 Zip Top

Confession: I Was (Am?) Afraid of a Pair of Shoes

Choosing the Right Bike with a Little Help from REI

Guest Post: Four Outdoor Photography Tips for Better Adventure Shots

Interview and Giveaway: Demerit Wear's Merit Badges for Outdoor Mishaps

Video: Hang Gliding at Hyner View with TerraMar Adventures

The Best of the Best: Squeaky Clean Trail Snacks

Gear Review and Giveaway: Does Your Hydration System Suck? Geigerrig Has You Covered

Exploring Acadia National Park: Five Must-Do Activities

Gear Review: Call Jackson Hole Packraft and Packraft Rentals Anywhere for a Great Time on the Water!

Guest Post: The adVANture - 22,000 Miles on the Road, and What Happens When Dreams Become Realities, Part 2

Guest Post: The adVANture - 22,000 Miles on the Road, and What Happens When Dreams Become Realities, Part 1

Finding Comfort in Unexpected Places: the Value of Going Back to Our Roots

Interview with Amy Hatch on Entrepreneurship, Packrafting, Ultrarunning, Motherhood, and How to Balance it All

Guest Post: SWS Mountain Guides Rank the Top Ten Best Climber Bars in the World...Again!

Gear Reviews: Best Gear of the Columbia Sportswear 2013 Spring Preview Event and Beyond

Staying Safe in the Outdoors During Storms: Q&A with NOAA Lightening Safety Expert John Jensenius

Mooney Falls, Havasu Falls and More: A Waterfall Tour in the Middle of the Grand Canyon and Arizona Desert

Hiking to Havasu Falls with the #OmniTen and #Omnifriends: The Grand Canyon's Hidden Paradise

Mountain Biking in Sedona: the First Chapter of the #OmniTen Team's Journey to Arizona

The Coolest Way to Sweat: A First Look at Columbia Sportswear's Omni-Freeze ZERO

Gear Review: Columbia Sportswear Women's Powerdrain™ Hybrid Water Shoe

How to Almost Win a Two Person Raft Race in a Narrow, Shallow, Meandering Creek (with Video!)

What to Look For in a Backpacking Trip Partner

Guest Post: The Top Ten Attributes of Great Campgrounds

Infographic from REI: Choosing Running Shoes...And Boy Do Your Feet Sweat A Lot

The Hydration Summit: A Four-Week Journey to Exploring Best Practices and Emerging Technologies for Hydration on the Trail

Guest Post: How to Plan a 3,000 Mile Cross-Country Road Trip

Gear Review: Lilypond Magnolia Tote

Interview with "Expedition Mississippi:" A Few Average Joes Kayaking 2,000 Miles to Support Paddle4Peace and Leave No Trace

United States Masters Swimming Short Course Spring Nationals Update: Becoming a National Champion

Back to My Roots and On to United States Masters Swimming Short Course Spring Nationals

#OmniTen Gear Review: Columbia Sportswear Women's Peakfreak™ Low Outdry® Trail Shoe

A Look Back: Outdoor Adventure Photos that Make Me Happy

Freeze Dried Backcountry Goodness and a Discount Code from Mountain House Meals

Five Awesome Activities for Your Best Spring Yet

The Importance of Sleep: If You Pull an All-Nighter, You Might as Well be Drunk

How to Play Outside When You Can't Play Outside

The East Coast's Weirdest, Wackiest, Coolest Running Race: The ODDyssey Half Marathon

Outdoor Cookbook Review: "The Paddling Chef" and "Camp Cooking in the Wild"

Celebrating World Water Day and Understanding the Relationship Between Food and Water