Arnaud Boisvert

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6 Surprising Foods and Drinks You Should Never Eat Together

Some foods play really well together. Take these 13 health-boosting food combos, for example. Their chemical compounds merge to create a turbo-charged nutritional symbiosis. It's a beautiful and tasty thing. Other foods, however, don't play so nice together—we're talking combos that leave you …

You Might Be a Climber

Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>14<p>14<p>SHARES<p>Do you sleep on a crash pad, breath in more chalk than air, and wear rubberized ballerina slippers that …

How to Build a Home Climbing Wall

<i>This guide is brought to you courtesy of Metolius</i><p>BUILDING A HOME WALL<p><b>There is no more effective way</b> to improve at rock climbing than to have your own …

Develop One-Arm & Lock-Off Strength with Uneven-Grip Pull-ups

Getting stronger is fundamental to advancing your climbing ability season over season. While there is no single “magic” exercise to get you to the …

The basics of ice climbing: ice screw placement, belays, v-threads

When waterfalls freeze and gullies are in shape again in the mountains, ice climbers sharpen the blades of their ice axes and bring out all their …

Friends Remember the Passionate Life of Doug Tompkins

The death of North Face founder and conservationist Doug Tompkins prompted an outpouring of messages on social media that captured the shock and sadness felt by many in the outdoor community. They painted a picture of a man who was deeply respected for his genuine passion and principled business …

Conservation

North Face Co-Founder and Conservationist Doug Tompkins Dies in Kayaking Accident in Chile

<i>Update: For more on the life and legacy of Doug Tompkins, read “How The North Face Founder Went From High School Dropout to Millionaire Conservationist.”</i><p>North Face co-founder and conservation luminary Doug Tompkins, 72, died yesterday in Coyhaique, Chile. He succumbed to hypothermia resulting from …

South America

A Climbing Phenom’s Life in (Mostly) His Own Words

In the fall of 2010 I spent most of a week with Alex Honnold at Smith Rock in Oregon, watching him climb and interviewing him for a profile for <i>Outside</i>. I was puzzled and amused by the apparent contradictions in Alex’s character: a raw brashness undercut by self-effacing modesty, his deadpan putdown …

Climbing

Scott Jurek Received Summons for Littering, Other Violations After Appalachian Trail Record

Park officials and Jurek differ on details of celebration atop Mount Katahdin.<p>On July 12, Scott Jurek set a new Appalachian Trail speed record by covering the 2,189 miles of trail between Georgia’s Springer Mountain and Maine’s Mount Katahdin in 46 days, eight hours, and seven minutes. Upon …

Scott Jurek Attempting Appalachian Trail Speed Record

Scott Jurek has accomplished plenty in his ultrarunning career, but he’s in the middle of one of his most ambitious adventures yet.<p>Jurek is …

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B.C. man’s picture of grizzly-turned-photographer goes viral

A B.C. man’s unlikely photo of a curious grizzly bear-turned-photographer has gone viral on Facebook, garnering thousands of shares on the social …

Steve McCurry Retrospective Presents 150 Striking Portraits of People and Cultures Around the World

In his new exhibition <i>Oltre lo Sguardo</i>, acclaimed American photographer Steve McCurry displays 150 of his photos from a career that has spanned over 30 years and countless treks across the globe. McCurry, who is perhaps best known for his iconic <i>Afghan Girl</i> photo, is celebrated for his rich, …

Le trail, le mélange du sport et de la découverte