Outdoors

Chinese rooftop climber dies in 62-storey fall

<b>A well-known Chinese climber has died while performing one of his trademark daredevil skyscraper stunts.</b><p>Wu Yongning had amassed thousands of followers on the social network Weibo for his dramatic short videos showing him perched atop tall buildings without the use of safety equipment.<p>Concern grew …

Climbing

38 Ideas for Firepits

Gather around a firepit wall<p>Overlapping panels of ipe wood and colored concrete flank the firepit in this backyard in Los Altos Hills, California. …

Landscaping

How to lose weight: 21-day New Year Fitness Challenge

How to lose weight: 21-day New Year Fitness Challenge<p>Before 2017 ends and you start planning how to lose weight in 2018 as part of your New Year’s …

Fitness

The 5 Best Men’s Shoes That Will Keep You Warm This Winter

 <p>There’s nothing worse than getting caught in the winter chill without an appropriate pair of footwear.<p>For serious winter wear, you’ll want to …

Hiking

The 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways: Gifts for the Outdoorsman | The Art of Manliness

<i>Welcome to AoM’s 12 Days of Christmas! We’ve partnered with Huckberry to bring you 12 straight days of awesome gift guides and giveaways. Each day</i> …

Camping

Searching for a Secret Ski Destination? Try Michigan

The snow sparkled on broad Kath Run at Boyne Highlands in northern Michigan as Tony Sendlhofer and I hit the powdery margins with each slope-hogging S-turn, leaving a joyous loopy trail on the freshly groomed corduroy of a sunny Sunday in March.<p>“They say about Midwest skiers that we love to make …

Travel

What is a Thru-Hike? It all Depends on Where You Start

A few months ago saying, “I’m going to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail,” sounded like a pretty straightforward statement. Now it’s suddenly gotten a …

Adventure Travel

Patagonia sues the Trump Administration | The Great Outdoors

11th December 2017<p><b>Patagonia: “The President stole your land”</b><p>Last week, a broad coalition of Native American, conservation, and historic preservation …

National Parks

At Smaller (and Affordable) Ski Resorts, New Lodges, Lifts and Runs

With the size and variety to engage skiers for weeks, the ski industry’s big players like Aspen and Vail resorts dominate the imaginations of winter sports fans across the country. A total of 479 ski resorts operated last winter in the United States, according to the National Ski Areas Association, …

Skiing

Britain has a new highest mountain that’s more than twice as tall as Ben Nevis

Britain has a new highest mountain after satellite data showed that it was 400 metres taller than previously thought.<p>Mount Hope in the British …

Scotland

Fitness: Exercise gadgets and gear make great gifts. Here are eight suggestions

Finding the right gift for your favourite fitness fanatic isn’t easy. After all, exercise enthusiasts are well known for being picky about their …

Quebec

Fire Found Smoldering In Rocky Mountain National Park

<b>NEAR ESTES PARK, Colo. (CBS4) –</b> Firefighters in Rocky Mountain National Park battled a fire that started from an illegal campfire near Bierstadt Lake …

Colorado

Your Tax Dollars Are Being Used To Attack Patagonia

WASHINGTON — The House Committee on Natural Resources has joined Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s fight against Patagonia, accusing the American …

National Parks

Hyperlite Mountain Gear Backpacks: How to Choose

Hyperlite Mountain Gear (HMG) specializes in making backpacks and shelters with Dyneema Composite Fabrics (formerly called cuben fiber.) Their …

Camping

Watch Woolrich’s SS18 outerwear head outdoors

Exclusive: The latest campaign features coats and jackets that will see you through the cold months<p>There are a lot of lessons to take away from 2017, almost too many to mention. Some, however, are surprisingly versatile. Take for example, the idea that we should definitely rely on people who have …

Camping

Dear Nature Enthusiasts Outdoor Travelers: How to Protect Yourself From Snakebite Overseas

As an avid traveler, if I find myself worrying about something it’s usually something like missing a flight, losing my passport, a hotel not having …

Camping

The Non-Skier's Guide to Winter in Canada

Believe it or not, there are some non-skiers in the world. Maybe you have two left feet and can’t even fathom the idea of hitting the slopes, or …

Travel

Saying Goodbye to the AT (For now!)

Hello Trekkies!<p>(I feel like I could call you guys that now, haha).<p>Anyway last Saturday I stepped off the Appalachian Trail at mile 309 and started …

Appalachian Trail

The Roy Moore Edge

On Tuesday we’ll learn whether Alabama voters care if their next U.S. senator is an accused pedophile with a long history of dating teens when he was in his 30s.<p>History would suggest … not so much.<p>Roy Moore hasn’t pulled out a gun at any rallies lately, but he’s still the person you’d least like …

Opinion

NH conservation officers: ill-prepared hiker injured on Mt. Manadnock

Loading...<p><b>DUBLIN, N.H.</b> - Snowy and slippery conditions caused problems for a Quincy woman hiking Mount Monadnock over the weekend.<p>She had to be …

Camping

83,000 kilometres, 45 national parks, and one year of living a Canadian dream

CFS ALERT, Nunavut—I’m feeling on top of the world!<p>Quite literally, for I’m standing on the runway of the northernmost permanent settlement on …

Canada

The Jeseníky Mountains: Things to do in this Adventure Paradise

Table of Contents<p>Adventure and things to do in the Jeseníky Mountains<br>• More cool things to do in the Jeseníky Mountains<br>• Where to stay in the Jeseníky …

Europe

Hikes of the Week - The Salt Lake Tribune

The trail starts at the gated road and follows the creek. It leads past many picturesque private cabins nestled along the way. Please respect private …

Adventure Travel

China Doll

Heather Weidner climbs China Doll in Dream Canyon, Colorado, becoming the 4th woman in history to climb a 5.14 traditional route.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>China Doll is …

Climbing

Magical Winter Vacation with Unrivalled Extravagance: Chalet Grande Corniche

Crowned the best ski chalet in France for 2017 and one of the top three luxury chalets in the world, <b>Chalet Grande Corniche</b> promises a vacation of a …

Hotels

Bringing the Total Ski Holiday Cost Down

How can you pay less to ski? It’s the eternal question.Go low season, fill a car rather than flying, fill an apartment and eat in rather than going …

Skiing

REEL WORLD Vol.2 – #22 Edward Muggridge (Canada)

Kayaking

Swiss chocolate, cheaper skiing and not-so-lonely expats

In an interview with swissinfo.ch, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) President Peter Maurer looks back at 2017, and dares a glimpse …

Skiing

Ranger Rick Books, Ages 7 & Older - National Wildlife Federation

Wildlife Around Us Field Guide and Drawing Book Volume 1<p><b>Ages 8 and up</b><p>Ranger Rick's <i>Wildlife Around Us Field Guide & Drawing</i> Book provides an …

Wildlife

Sanjay Gandhi National Park: Become a natural trailblazer

Winter is here, and that means, it's the best season to explore the Sanjay Gandhi National Park and say hello to its winged and four-legged …

National Parks