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

How to Find Great Food on Your Road Trip

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

Hydration Summit Week 3 Active Discussions Roundup

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

Hydration Summit Week 2 Active Discussions Roundup

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

THe Hydration Summit: Hydration System Nozzles, Avoiding Cross Contamination, and More

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