"Walk It Off" — From day trips to five-month treks, hiking is more popular than ever. Each year, there's a new crop of trails waiting to be explored. Here are 10 of our favorites.
Outside Magazine, July 2018
"The Queen of Green" — She helped the federal government become more eco-friendly, now Kate Brandt is turning to her biggest project yet: Converting Google to clean energy.
Outside Magazine, June 2018
"The Gatekeeper" — What does it take to get a large ski resort to open its still-locked boundaries to the backcountry? Mountain guide Adrian Ballinger finds out.
Backcountry, March 2018
"Mikeala Shiffrin is Done Apologizing" - Olympic ski racing phenom Mikaela Shiffrin said she wanted to win five gold medals. And she meant it.
Men's Journal, February 2018
It’s been years since someone has touched the world record for most vertical feet skied in 24 hours. But now, suddenly, ultrarunners from Montana to Norway are going head-to-head to earn the most vert.
If a high-profile volcano (think: Hawaii’s Kilauea) shows signs of instability, it’s Michael Poland’s job to reassure us that everything is going to be okay.
Paddle the Mississippi like Huck Finn, get lost in the woods like Brian from 'Hatchet,' and wander the desert like Edward Abbey.
Jerry was flawed, but he wasn’t a monster. He raised me from age four to 13, and even though his death gave my family a twisted kind of peace, I still loved him. I want to know what happened to him and, more important, why.
Introverted by nature, the world of pro skiing she’d stumbled into—the self promotion and look-at-me attitude—felt unnatural for her. While her pro skiing peers were posting smiling selfies, she struggled with the notion of putting an image of herself into the world that disguised how she was actually feeling.
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