Camping

Mountain Skills: Essential Education

Bridget Grove studies up in Keith’s Hut near Pemberton, B.C. [Photo] Garrett Grove<p>The list of skills and knowledge needed to get into the mountains …

Skiing

Night Hike Dangers and Safety Tips

You love hiking during the day with the sun on your face, the clouds above you and a great view of nature. You are an experienced hiker and know all …

Outdoors

3 Easy Camping Recipes to Try Out on Your Next Outdoor Adventure

Who says camping has to mean hot dogs for dinner? Or plain old scrambled eggs for breakfast? And while we love s’mores, sometimes we just want… well, more! To minimize your time spent cooking “al fresco” (AKA shielding your eyes with a pair of tongs in hand) AND keep all those campers happy, we’ve …

Recipes

Want to instantly book a rustic retreat in New York State? Tentrr is the Airbnb of camping

A website that instantly connects landowners with people looking to camp at unique, scenic locations across the state of New York has been garnering serious attention from outdoor enthusiasts due to its streamlined, easy to use service.<p>Founded by Michael D’Agostino in 2015, Tentrr aims to simplify …

Adventure Travel

The Top Four Hiking Trails Of South Florida

For many people, the ideal Florida vacation includes beach, sun, sand and a cold beverage. While the beaches of South Florida are certainly some of …

Travel

In photos: Big rigs, 4x4 retromods and other earth-eaters of Overland Expo 2017

As always, last weekend's Overland Expo West show proved one of the world's best places for spotting unique, well-traveled vehicles of every shape …

RVs

The Art of Nude Hiking

Nude sunbathing is nothing new, but nude hiking?<p>You’d be surprised to learn that it’s more prevalent than expected – in Dankerode, Germany there is a …

Outdoors

GJ Week In Review: OR Denver, Rock Climbing Shoes, Most Miles Biked

A recap of top stories for the week of May 14 – May 20, 2017.<p>1) Off-Road Test: The 2018 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2<p>The 2018 Chevy Colorado ZR2 is ready to …

Outdoors

The Smokies are complete ✔️

Starting at Fontana<p>The Fontana Village was a little taste of comfort before entering the Smokies. This area is focused on the attractions associated …

National Parks

Want a taste of life off-the-grid? This…

Colorado-based company Native Campervans now offers the chance to live fully off-the-grid in nature in an uber-stylish converted van.<p>Wake up to the sunrise by living life in a van. Image by Native Campervans<p>Dillon Hansen and Jon Moran came up with the idea of a customised van rental business after …

Campers

The Gear You Need to Move Fast And Light In the Mountains

Justin Simoni’s summer is going to be more epic than yours. The 36-year-old Boulder resident is planning to bike to, and then climb the 100 highest mountains in Colorado—a journey he’s calling “The Highest Hundred.” The massive, self-supported, human-powered grand tour of Colorado’s high country …

Outdoors

How to go ultralight backpacking—the right way

Bring these basics.<p>Summer is a great time to get outside for a day hike. Since it’s warm, and you’re not planning on camping overnight, you only need to carry a minimal amount of gear.<p>If you’re going on a jaunt through some flat conservation land, you’ll require little if any equipment. But for …

Adventure Travel

Hat’s Off to Our Favorite Hiking Hats

There was a time in the history of this great nation when a gentleman would sooner step outside without pants on his shanks than without a hat on his …

Outdoors

The Biggest Outdoor Gear Sale of the Year Is On at REI

From now until May 29, REI is having its annual pre-summer Anniversary Sale, the year’s best opportunity to score new outdoor gear for …

Outdoors

Ask An Expert: How Do I Stay Warm Without a Fire - REI Co-op Journal

Our question this time was submitted by Alan Davison, an REI Co-op member since 1999.<p>Few things stir the soul like a prolonged primal stare into a …

Outdoors

Taking on the dragon: the toughest five day mountain running race in the world

Ceri Rees explains the history and terrain of the Dragons Back race – and what you need to tackle it<p>The Dragons Back is a 315k mountain run which has already attracted legendary status as the beast of all endurance events. Unlike many events of this type, that reputation that is fully justified. It …

Outdoors

The Best Tech to Take into the Backcountry

Whether you like it or not, tech is becoming a huge part of life in the backcountry — from smartwatches to solar panels to auxiliary batteries and …

Outdoors

How One Little Company Is Making Backpacking Cheaper—and More Inclusive

Passport Required will plan an all-inclusive backpacking trip for you. But Darnell Lamont Walker isn’t trying to make buck. He’s trying to start a movement.<p>Darnell Lamont Walker is the sort of guy who’s used to carrying his biography on his back. His idea of traveling is less about staying up on …

Design Thinking

Osprey Exos 58 Review

If you're looking for a super lightweight pack, but aren't sure you want a frameless model, the <b>Exos</b> is a great option. It is as light as some of the</i> …

Outdoors

NASCAR announces new YETI official partnership and licensing agreement

NASCAR, NASCAR Team Properties, and YETI announced today, during the NASCAR Fuel For Business Council® meetings in Charlotte, North Carolina, …

NASCAR

Re-Gram: 9 Climber Bivy Photos

Waking up on the side of a wall, cramped on a tiny ledge, or in your own backyard is one of the best parts of climbing. We compiled shots of a few of …

Zion National Park

NCCW 2017

NCCW aims to get the British public engaged with camping and caravanning, and to raise the profile of our great hobby.<p>If you’re not familiar with the …

Outdoors

Dorset Farm Camping at Dewflock Farm

UK<p>England<p>West Country<p>Dorset<p>Dorset Farm Camping at Dewflock Farm, Winterborne Monkton, Dorset DT2 8NP<p>07977 079 144 Website info@dorsetfarmcamping.com …

Outdoors

Buxhall Country Glamping - East Anglia campsite

Site Info<p>Pitches<p>2 pods (sleep up to 4 each) and 1 yurt (sleeps up to 6).<p>Who's In<p><b>Glamping only.</b> Families, couples, groups of up to 14 people …

London

How to Camp Like a Pro This Summer

Summer camping season is officially here, which means there’s no better time to perfect your car-camping setup and get out there. Whether you're new to car camping or are looking for a few new tricks, Cedar Wright has five simple tips that will help you elevate your camping game.<p>1) Location, …

Outdoors

An ex-Wall Street banker is offering luxury camping rentals that could be the future of weekend getaways

The hardest part of going camping might be getting started. The upfront cost forces newbies to shell out for a tent, sleeping bags, and other gear. There are 13,000 public campsites in North America to choose from, and no definitive review site vetting them. It can be overwhelming.<p>Tentrr wants to …

Outdoors

Multitasking camping gear: 5 items that can serve more than one purpose

Why buy separate gear items when things already in your backpack or trunk can pull double (or triple) duty?<p>A Scout is thrifty, after all.<p>So here, …

Outdoors

Compact trailer serves as a camping multi-tool on wheels

About as far down the sizing chart as you can get from the monstrous EarthRoamer XV-LTS while still standing in the same show, the Tow Sport CW-19 …

Outdoors

3 Quick Tips for Buying a Hiking Daypack

Do you plan on going hiking in the near future? If this is the case, you need to be sure that you bring the right gear with you on your trip. …

Outdoors

Futo Outdoor Air Mattress

Get ready to relax anywhere, anytime with Futo. Designed with comfort and versatility in mind, this inflatable outdoor air mattress can be inflated …

Outdoors