Hunter Lamon

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13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

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6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …

5 Knots Every Adventurer Should Know

By now, most of us know how to tie our shoes and, for some, that’s as far as our “tying” knowledge goes. If you’re OK with this limitation, it’s cool …

The Best Knives and Multitools of 2018

When weather rolls in, grab one of these. (Courtesy Outdoor Research) Outdoor Research Interstellar ($299) At long last, the holy grail of waterproof jackets. The Interstellar blew our crew away with an uncanny mix of weatherproofing, breathability, and stretch. “It feels softer than a soft shell …

The Ultimate Bug-Out Bag

That ragged guy on the street corner howling about the end of the world might be onto something. Think about it for a moment. Every morning it seems …

The 8 Best Small Outdoor Brands from Across the Globe

We’re all victims of tunnel vision. When Patagonia, The North Face, Arc’teryx or any of the other big guys release a new jacket, backpack or …

100 Essential Skills Every Backpacker Should Know

Before the TripMake a firestarterEasy Dryer lint and candle wax in a cardboard egg carton compartment (poke a bit of lint out of the wax for a wick). …

Chart Predicts Every Market Crash in History

The Fed blows bubbles. Then it eventually pops them. Where are we in the cycle?

"What's the Weather Like in Georgia?"... Surviving the First 75 Miles of the AT

“What’s the weather like in Georgia in the spring?” is one of what seems like millions of questions that thru-hiker hopefuls ask each year, over and …

Hiking

TripAdvisor reveals the cheapest Caribbean islands to visit this spring

Ready to beat the winter blues?<p>If you've been thinking about white-sand beaches and turquoise waters ever since the first Monday in January, this …

Caribbean

Wickstrom: Lost in the mountains? Here are tips for surviving an outdoor incident

With more people than ever venturing into the outdoors, the incidence of search-and-rescue operations has also soared. The mindset is that “I’m only …

Camping

Google Spent Years Studying Effective Teams. This Single Quality Contributed Most to Their Success

What matters isn't so much who's on your team, but rather how the team works together.<p>The best companies are made up of great teams. You see, even a company full of A-players won't succeed if those individuals don't have the ability to work well together.<p>That's why not too long ago, Google set out …

Leadership

7 Books Most Millionaires Read Before They Turn 30

Books are how we learn from people we admire but are unlikely to ever meet.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Reading is one of the best ways to open our minds to different ideas and perspectives. There is so much knowledge that exists in the world. People have dedicated …

Self-improvement

Your 7 chakras, explained—plus how to tell if they’re blocked

Odds are, if you’ve attended a yoga class, group meditation, or indulged in an hourlong reiki session, your instructor or practitioner most likely …

Spirituality

The Most Anticipated Hotel Openings of 2018

As 2017 comes to a close and we look forward to the year ahead, jet-setters have plenty to be excited about when it comes to new hotels. There will be a lodge in a Rwandan national park perfectly situated for observing primates in their natural habitat; a luxurious retreat with direct access to a …

15 life-changing trips every couple should take together

One of the best parts of being in a relationship is having a built-in travel buddy, and one of the best parts of traveling with that built-in buddy is getting unobstructed one-on-one time while exploring unfamiliar parts of the world. Whether domestic or international, a trip with your significant …

Black Rock

Epic Trails Across the Globe

Adventure<p>Tired of the same old trails? Go outside your comfort-zone (and, perhaps, your country) to one of these inspiring destinations.

Hiking

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Add these to your reading list.<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in …

30 of the Most Beautiful Islands in the World to Visit Now

Dig out that bucket list and add these to it!<p>We're always daydreaming of our next trip, and looking at these unbelievable island escapes makes us want to pack our bags. Be careful when scrolling through — your out of office may be on by the end.

The Most Beautiful Places in Chile

Tucked between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean, Chile is a long, narrow country known for its pristine landscapes. Its unusual shape means you can find startlingly diverse climates and topographies as you travel its length: the world's driest desert in the north; the massive glaciers of Patagonia …

South America

The Ultimate Bowhunting Training Program

The Warm-Up<p>The first step in shooting tighter, more consistent groups is ensuring that you and your bow are working perfectly together. Where most …

15 Great Pieces of Gear for Summer Backpacking

Looking for the very best gear to take on your summer camping, hiking, or backpacking trip? Your in luck, because <i>Backpacker</i> magazine has put together …

Find It First: 15 Beaches That Are Totally Off the Radar, For Now

We all crave the next sweet spot, that unspoiled getaway that no one else knows about. Here are 15 beaches where you'll be one step ahead of everyone …

How to Fit Two Weeks' Worth of Clothes in a Carry-On and Other Travel Tips

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

The Theatre

32 lessons you learn traveling alone around the world

IN THE PAST 18 MONTHS, I’ve traveled around the world to different cities and countries including Paris, France; Munich, Germany; Buenos Aires, …