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5 Knots Every Hiker and Backpacker Should Know

Increase Your Backcountry Skills by Learning These Knots<p>The right knot can be a life saver when you run into the unexpected in the backcountry. So if …

Yep, the Original Captain America Is Going Full Supervillain

Steve Rogers is doing a whole lot more than just saying Hail Hydra and taking orders from the Red Skull. He’s got plans. Straight-up evil plans.<p>Ever …

20 Stunning Lakes Adventurous Travelers Will Adore

Lakes have always been the vacation staple: a place to hole up in a small house beside the water.<p>Mornings are spent reading summer's best seller with …

Hawk & Knife Emergency Tool

Few would argue about the value of a good fixed blade knife should you find yourself lost in the wilderness. For that matter, a good knife is a must …

13 reasons why you should never travel to Alaska

Denali National Park is probably not that impressive.<p>Why bother seeing the Northern Lights in person? That’s what YouTube is for!<p>Kayaking through ice …

Travel

Off-Grid Living Guide

Living off the grid can be extremely difficult, but also extremely rewarding. Few things are more in line with the spirit of American liberty than …

Off-grid

New orchid species features the face of Satan

Best orchid species ever: <i>Telipogon diabolicus</i>!<p>From EurekAlert:<p>Discovered by Dr Marta Kolanowska and Prof Dariusz Szlachetko, both affiliated with …

The Wonderful World of Naturism

This blog is dedicated to true naturism, including, home, outdoors, social events, family naturism, vintage, current. Naturism is a way of life, …

Top 10 X-Men That Got Screwed In The Movies

<b>SPOILER ALERT: This article contains SPOILERS for all of the ‘X-Men’ movies including ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’. If you haven’t seen all of them, proceed</b> …

Comics

6 Bizarrely R-Rated Easter Eggs In Wildly Unsexy Video Games

Humanity has always been blessed with an amazing gift: Whether it's on a cave wall or the latest digital media, we always find a way to draw dicks …

What Students in Europe Learn That Americans Don't

If you're American, your teachers probably didn't teach you proper posture or how to put a condom on in the dark.<p>Thanks to the teen melodrama boom of the early 90s, everyone knows what an American high school looks like: glamorous, fashionable teens smoking Virginia Slims out of bathroom windows, …

Lessons from living out of a backpack

Packing light without abandoning necessities is a daunting task for most people. Still, I lived comfortably out of a backpack for more than two …

Backpacking

Winter Cabin Camping Essentials: What You Need to Survive

Winter Cabin Camping Essentials: What You Need to Survive Armed with the best winter gear imaginable, one of Gear Institutes intrepid testers heads …

Love on the Trail: Tips and Advice for Couples Backpacking

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to go on a backpacking trip with a romantic partner. Would you drive each other crazy or would the …

Hiking

15 Surreal Places In Texas You Need To Visit Before You Die

The stars at night are big and bright...

National Parks