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When You Want to Take Your House Off-Road

The Mitsubishi Fuso box truck is readily available for sale on the used market because they’re pumped out by the factory in a seemingly endless …

RVs

We Need a Guidebook for Camping Etiquette

On a camping trip in southern Utah, my brother, a friend, and I pulled up late one night to a flat, open sandy area just off a road through BLM land …

Electric Trucks are Coming Sooner Than We Thought

If you’re at all like me, you have one eye (and a savings account) geared toward the electric car in your future to handle your commuting needs, but …

Why Little Western Towns Don’t Want to Become ‘Another Moab’

Conservationists in Moab, Utah, have been heartened by the strong statewide and national support for the proposed Bears Ears National Monument. Yet I …

Living Nine Lives to the Fullest

There are Instagram cats, and then there’s Suki. This wide-eyed Bengal is a bona fide celebrity, and with almost 800,000 Instagram followers, she …

The Ultimate Mountain Bike Van Conversion for Under $6,000–Including the Van

<i>Introducing Great White, the Adventure Van.</i><p><b>We bought Great White the Adventure Van on Craigslist in late 2014,</b> much to the chagrin of pretty much …

9 Easy Ways To Not Be A Dick

1. Say “thank you.” 2. Don’t urinate on toilet seats. 3. When driving in traffic, waiting in line, or waiting…The post 9 Easy Ways To Not Be A Dick …

Down a Bumpy Road Toward the Light

The wind whips outside across the deserted eastern Utah landscape and?sideways into my passenger side. The setting sun is pulling me forward and …

What’s the Difference Between Off-Roader and Overlander?

The off-roader and the overland traveler are often thought to be the same, but there are important distinctions. An off-roader uses his vehicle, …

The GrowlerWerks uKeg is a Must Have for Craft Beer Lovers

If you're the kind of person who takes their craft beer seriously the uKeg from GrowlerWerks is the kind of product you'll want to have at your …

Craft Beer

Historical Badass: Climber, Guide, Educator Paul Petzoldt

Paul Petzoldt was the unlikely founder of NOLS, the National Outdoor Leadership School. He was born in Iowa and later with his family moved to the …

How To Pack For A Big Trip

You just can’t beat getting out of the office for a few days or a couple weeks to go skiing,…The post How To Pack For A Big Trip appeared first on …

A One-Armed Legendary River Runner

<b>Today, running the Grand Canyon in a raft is an adrenaline rush for anyone</b> – several Class V rapids and tons of Class I-III sections. Talk of the …

Colorado River

10 More Useful John Muir Quotes For Your Instagram Captions

We all know the classic John Muir quotes like “The mountains are calling and I must go,” and “The clearest…The post 10 More Useful John Muir Quotes …

Learn This: Efficient Racking

Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>22<p>22<p>SHARES<p>Successful and swift trad climbing is all about efficiency. You can’t squander minutes searching for the …

Specific Weight Exercises for Climbers

versión en español <br>When we choose the strength exercises that we will perform at the gym, we should select those that induce a positive stimulus over …

Why Does it Smell So Good After a Rainstorm?

<b>If you’re from California</b> or John Wesley Powell’s arid West, you’ll recognize the five reactionary stages to a rainstorm.<p><b>Stage one:</b> Surprise. <i>Did I</i> …

Gardening

Vuarnet Glacier Sunglasses

<i>Spectre</i>, the new James Bond movie, drops Friday, and while some people might be talking about what car he’s going to drive or what gadgets he’s going to use, we’re most excited about the sunglasses he’s going to wear.<p>At some point in the film, Mr. Bond dons a pair of Glacier sunglasses made by …

Couple Build Their Own DIY Sprinter RV to Travel in Full Time

This is the story of how a husband and wife quit their jobs, sold their stuff, bought a van, and converted it into a DIY RV.<p>Now they’ve been …

RVs

5 Perfect Fall Microadventures

Epic trips are awesome but not always feasible. That’s where microadventures come in. Loosely defined as quick outings that offer “something different, something exciting—but cheap, simple, short, and on your doorstep,” according to Alastair Humphreys, author of the book <i>Microadventures: Local</i> …

Mike Hong and His 1985 Volkswagen Vanagon Camper

<b>Mike Hong is Arc’teryx’s manager of visual design,</b> a rock and ice climber, and owner of a corgi named Dash. A few months before he moved from …

Yosemite Bears Keep Getting Smarter

Outside Yosemite National Park's wildlife management building, Caitlin Lee-Roney, head of the park's bear unit, holds up a tangled mass of aluminum that looks like it had passed through a meat grinder. “I brought this out because it’s a good example that nothing is safe from bears,” she tells me. …

What Does Your Car Camping Vehicle Say About You?

<b>As rent skyrockets in most ski towns,</b> and the trend of mobile tiny homes continues to proliferate, more and more disgruntled ski bums are flocking to …

Bertha and Her Vanlife Power Couple

<b>Julie Ellison and Alton Richardson are something</b> of a vanlife power couple: She’s the senior editor for Climbing magazine and does freelance writing …

Becca Skinner and Her 2004 Chevy Colorado

<b>Photographer Becca Skinner</b> is loosely based out of Bozeman, Montana, so her office includes Yellowstone and the Tetons. Her work is chasing good …

When to replace your outdoor gear

Recognizing when it’s time to replace your gear is an important skill. Photo: Courtesy of The North FaceWe are living in a golden age for outdoor …