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Top 5 Things to Watch at the 2013 Moose Race

The 2013 <b>King of New York series</b> will come to a close this weekend when the 18th Annual Moose Festival hosts <b>the final race</b>, a mass start event down …

Photo of the Year

<b>Bryan Hansel</b><p>Hansel is a photographer, writer and kayaking instructor based in Grand Marais, Minn. He owns North Shore Expeditions, a kayak guiding …

HOW TO PACK:

<b>PHOTOS AND STORY BY CHRIS GRAGTMANS</b><p>I am convinced that Upper Cherry Creek is the best river on the planet. By nearly every …

K-Ron, attempting to dig into some lip curl earlier this morning at Bondeye...

Mass Stinger

Liquidlogic made some dreams come true this month with the release of their production Stinger. Born from the desire to win The Green Race, the …

Finding the Next Classic

<b>Photos and text by Eric Adsit</b><p>In the fall of 2010, Taylor Krammen and I completed the first descent of a gorge that none of the local Adirondack …

Kayak Angler Feeds a Flying Shark

By Paul Lebowitz<br>A toothy Galapagos shark came thrashing violently out of the water a few feet from Oahu-based kayak angler Isaac Brumaghim on Sunday, …

Paddler of the Year

If there's a new breed in the world of whitewater kayaking, then 24-year-old Bozeman native Evan Garcia is on the cutting edge.<p>Having learned to …

The Rarest Trout in the World: Video #1

I shot this video last Wednesday at a spot called Bear Creek, just west of Colorado Springs. The fish you see here is one of just 750 greenback …

Explorers To Circumnavigate Lake Titicaca By Kayak

Two explorers are about to embark on a paddling adventure around Lake Titicaca, the largest lake in South America and widely considered the highest …

Freya Hoffmeister Continues Kayaking Expedition Around South America

Freya Hoffmeister, the queen of long distance paddling, has returned to South America and is planning on resuming her epic journey around that …

Billabong Pro Tahiti Day 2 Wrap Up

TEAHUPO'O, Tahiti (Friday, August 16, 2013) - The 2013 Billabong Pro Tahiti returned to Teahupo'o today with the world's best surfers reveling in …

Aquatic Sports

patagoniaclimbing:

<b>Scramblin’ around the Sierras with Spoodle and Beater</b><p>Jasmin Caton reconnects with old friends Rich Wheater (AKA the Beater) and Senja Palonen (AKA the Spoodle) for a five-objective scramble around the Sierra Nevada. Photo: Senja Palonen

Climbing On Mount Denali

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The 20 Most Dangerous Hikes

Granola Optional, Guts Required<p>Talk to most mountaineers, trail runners, or mountain bikers, and they’ll tell you that hiking is the weak sibling of adventurous outdoor sports. A little too slow, a little too granola, not enough adrenaline.<p>But some of the most dangerous adventures in the world …

Hiking

Wild Rides

Karl Attkins, really putting himself out there at Shipsterns. Photo: Tildesley<p><b>THE NAKED HELLMAN</b> <i><br>By Todd Prodanovich</i><p>It was a brisk afternoon at one of …

Aquatic Sports

Ace Wins in Tahiti

Just wait for the drop. Ace Buchan takes the win in Tahiti. Photo: ASP/Kirstin<p>Ace Buchan has claimed the 2013 Billabong Pro Tahiti over 11-time ASP …

Aquatic Sports

Mario Richard Killed in BASE Jump

Mario Richard, 47, husband of climber and BASE jumper Steph Davis, died on Sunday, August 18, while BASE jumping in Italy. Richard had been in Arco, …

Everest Skiing

Jimmy Chin and Dave Hahn settle into their tent at Camp IV (26,000ft).<p>Rob and Kit DesLauriers prepare food and gear at Camp II (21,000ft) for their move up to Camp III (24,000ft).<p>Dave Hahn and Kit and Rob DesLauriers climb above the Balcony with Makalu in the background.<p>Clouds above Lhotse signify …

Mountaineering

Exposure: 2013

December<p>This August, Mionske shot Colombian Orlando Duque diving into Boston Harbor during the 2013 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series. Competitors jumped 90 feet, from the roof of the Institute of Contemporary Arts, and hit the chilly water at up to 62 miles per hour. To capture the odd …

Adventure Travel