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April 12, 2012

Trek: Mount Rainier, Wonderland Trail
Destination: Washington State, USA
Length: 93 miles, 12-14 days

April 18, 2012

No need to exaggerate the size of your catch: Steelhead—the rainbow trout that Michiganders consider the “crown jewel” of their rivers—up to 36 inches long are spawning in t

April 15, 2012

If you’re backpacking in wet conditions, such as those in the East, Pacific Northwest, Alaska, or early-season Mountain West, your feet will get wet. Guaranteed.

April 18, 2012

From April 19 to 22, join nearly 10,000 athletes and 50,000 race fans and bicycle enthusiasts in Monterey, CA for the famed Sea Otter Classic.

April 18, 2012

From mid-April to mid-May, trek out to the snake dens of the Narcisse Wildlife Management Area in Manitob

April 17, 2012

When it comes to choosing endurance race partners, there’s no magic formula.   A carefully selected power alliance can be sidelined by bad attitudes and poor team dynamics.

April 23, 2012

From April 26-29, the worlds of climbing, skiing, fishing, biking, kayaking, and everything in between come together for one breathtaking cinematic event in Carbondale, CO.

April 17, 2012

I first became aware of Freddie Wilkinson in 2009, when Ed Viesturs and I were writing K2: Life and Death on the World’s Most Dangerous Mountain.

April 24, 2012

America has an abundance of foreign tourists (as anyone who has ever walked through Times Square can tell you), but apparently not as many as we used to—and it's costing us cash. 

April 11, 2012

Fat chance.

April 12, 2012

You’d think the title of slowest marathon would go to a schlep.

April 12, 2012

It’s never been easier for a river rat to catch the perfect spring runoff on the local river, thanks to a fairly new service from the U.S. Geological Survey.

April 17, 2012

My book, Smart MarathonTraining, is based on a multi-sport philosophy that relies on the complementary nature of cycling and running to produce fitness that is superior to what can be

April 23, 2012

It happened over breakfast with her friend Yvon Chouinard, the founder of Patagonia and icon of corporate and social responsibility.

April 25, 2012

Documentary filmmaker Niobe Thompson recently released The Perfect Runner, an anthropological exploration into the evolution of running.

April 17, 2012

You have to love a product where the instructions actually tell you, “Try to avoid self-evisceration should you wipe out.” Do that and Black Diamond’s

April 12, 2012

Trek: Bay of Fires—Stumpy’s Bay to Bay of Fires Lodge
Destination: Tasmania, Australia
Length: 16 miles, 2 days

April 12, 2012

Trek: Kalalau Trail
Destination: Kauai, Hawaii, USA
Length: 22 miles round-trip, 3-5 days

April 26, 2012

Stage 11 at this year's Tour de France could well prove to be a pivotal one to watch, and Mavic is offering a chance to win cycling’s equivalent of ringside seats— a spot in one of

April 25, 2012

The last time a mountain bike violence video went viral on YouTube, it was an Antelope assaulting a cross-country racer in South Africa.

April 26, 2012

Spring is here, flowers are blooming, and it’s time to rouse your trail running shoes from deep hibernation and launch them out into the wild.

April 25, 2012

More than 30,000 people in the United States alone contract Lyme disease from tick bites every year, but a German research lab

April 24, 2012

Head out on the Black Canyon trail—a 7-mile hike through the high Washington desert—to check out peaking petals.

April 18, 2012

Gu. Sometimes it tastes exactly how its sounds.