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5 gear finds for fall hiking

Fall is my favorite time of year. The angle of the September sun makes the Colorado aspens glow in Technicolor, and there’s nothing more satisfying …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

12 Once-in-a-Lifetime Camping Sites

More than 700 miles of trails wind through Montana’s crystalline lakes, jagged mountain peaks, and ancient glaciers. Go now, before they vanish …

Hiking

23 Must-Do Hikes in the National Parks

Photo: Michael Matti<p>You can't see all the beauty of the National Parks from your car or the visitor center. You need to hit the trail and get into the wild to really capture all that the parks have to offer. Take a look at this list, lace up your hiking boots, and start planning your next hiking …

Everest Revealed Photo Gallery by Renan Ozturk

Adventure<p>See recent pictures of the Everest experience and Sherpa culture by filmmaker and climber Renan Ozturk.

Mountaineering

Montana and Wyoming’s Beartooth Highway, the bicycle ride to take your breath away

I’m not much for useless litigation, but the Top of the World Resort should be sued for false advertising. Of course I’m not expecting it to …

Kit: Climbing Ancient Art Tower

No other sport relies quite as heavily on gear during life-and-death situations as climbing. From short sport climbing routes to multi-day big wall …

7 Reasons Not to Climb Mt. Everest

The following is an article from the book <i>Uncle John's Canoramic Bathroom Reader</i>.<p>(Image credit: Kerem Barut)<p><i>Climbing the world’s most famous mountain</i> …

Mountaineering

Where to Go Indoor Rock Climbing in Washington

Every winter, the combination of falling temperatures and holiday treats lead to unwanted weight gain for Washingtonians. This winter, break out of …

Climbing

LOOK: TOP 7 Remarkable Climbers

7 Remarkable Climbers<p>You might have heard about climbers climbing the highest mountain peaks, but most of these climbers are professional climbers …

Fall Gear Guide: Everything You Need For An Epic Backpacking Trip

If you’ve touched more copier paper than you have trees lately, if you don’t remember the last time you looked down at your feet and saw dirt instead of concrete, and if you’ve wearily realized that your life firmly orbits around your cell phone, it’s time for you to go backpacking.<p>Escaping the …

Backpacking

A Beginner's Guide to Mountain Biking

Ditch your usual hike for a ride on the wild side.<p>Relax, you're not auditioning for a Red Bull commercial: There will be no jumping off 15-foot cliffs or shredding through boulders—unless that's your thing. "It can be as casual or competitive as you want," says Amy Nelson, women's mountain product …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Camp - Top Ten Most Scenic Campgrounds in the U.S. : Cabela's

The Most Scenic Camping Spots in the United States<p>Our picks for the camping destinations with the most breathtaking views.<p>Across the United States …

National Parks

Why Camping Is the Ultimate Dog-Friendly Vacation

Dogs are the ultimate camping companions. Whether you’re exploring foreign territory or wandering into the dreamiest landscapes, having your best …

How to Make Camp Bread While Actually Camping

<b>Think about being able to say to your</b> camping counterparts, “Do you want freshly baked bread tonight?”<p>This will certainly win you points.<p>Of course, …

Recipes

America’s Best Trails You’ve Never Heard Of

Get ready to shred on some of these best-kept-secret singletrack segments<p><b>Trails You Didn't Know You Needed</b><p>If you’re tired of your hometown singletrack, and looking for alternatives to better-known mountain biking destinations, we hear you. Sometimes, you want to ride trails where you won’t run into …

Hiking

22 absurd camping supplies no one will ever need

There's nothing better than spending a few days in the wilderness. Except for the fact that there's no WiFi, television, kitchen, quesadillas, …

Camping

25 incredible hikes to take in your lifetime

We've put together a collection of some of the world's most breathtaking hikes.<p>From the Kalalau Trail in Hawaii to trekking the volcanic Tongariro Northern Circuit of New Zealand, here are 25 hikes everyone should take in their lifetime.

How to: Maneuver an Army Surplus Store and Save on Camping Supplies

Last week a dear friend of mine moved to another city and bequeathed me a bunch of camping gear, which got me thinking about where I should be …

Camping

A Beginner's Guide to Backpacking

In case you've been dying to live your own version of Wild (without the starvation).<p>Back in 2005, if you asked the average woman if she had any interest in strapping on boots and heading out into the wilderness alone for a month, she would have asked if she was being Punk'd. (Oh, <i>Punk'd</i>. You were …

Tutorial: Learn The Art of Astrophotography

Want to master capturing an awesome meteor shower, or the next Supermoon, or the milky way galaxy across the night sky? Award-winning photographer, …

Landscape Photography

How I Got The Shot: Blood Moon at Antelope Island

All too often, people ask me to put my camera down and join the party. I get that stink eye on many occasions when I plop myself in the corner of a …

Smartphone Astrophotography: How I Capture the Moon and Planets with My Phone

I’m often asked how I am able to take high-quality images of the solar system using my iPhone. In short, the quality of today’s smartphone cameras …

Livestream iOS App Now Lets You Broadcast GoPro Footage Live, Straight from Your iPhone

Just in time for the updated GoPro hardware, Livestream has released an update to their iOS app that now allows you to share your GoPro video feed …

Action Hero: The 25 Best GoPro Accessories

Whether you’re an action sports junkie, or just someone who loves to document all of life’s unexpected adventures, GoPro was made for you. In just 10 …

X-Steady Electro: a video stabilizer for GoPros, smartphones

Xsories recently introduced its new X-Steady Electro, the first electronic video stabilizer from the company. It is designed for use with small …

Videography

Introducing Life After Gravity: An original sci-fi series from 3DR, shot entirely on Solo and GoPro | 3DR Site Scan - Commercial Drone Platform

By: 3DR<br>September 29, 2015<p>The industrial slabs of Hong Kong. A ceremonial center in the Mexican jungle. Science. Anti-science. Teleportation. Goons. …

Stabilize Your GoPro With the Aetho "Aeon" Gimbal

With this, the videos from your next ski trip are guaranteed to be silky smooth.<p>Given the overwhelming use of GoPro cameras in extreme action sports, it’s no surprise that the majority of videos shot on GoPros suffer often from camera shake, ruining what would otherwise be stunning captures. A new …