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April 18, 2012

Big-name ski resorts, we don't need to remind you, often mean big crowds and big prices.

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April 18, 2012

It doesn't take much to get high in California's Sierra Nevada. The range is home to 10 peaks taller than 14,000 feet, and there are more than 100 peaks higher than 13,000 feet.

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April 18, 2012

Gu. Sometimes it tastes exactly how its sounds.

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April 18, 2012

Most riders I talk to tell me that they face three big obstacles when it comes to starting a training program:

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April 18, 2012

The most important thing to keep in mind with all wild animal encounters, including snakes, is they’re just as scared as you are. Give a snake space and you won’t get bitten.

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April 18, 2012

The desert is really dry. Except, of course, when it’s not.

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April 18, 2012

Everyone has seen photographs of Mexicans wearing those big sombreros. When you come to Mexico, the astonishing thing is, nobody wears these hats at all.

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April 18, 2012

When your body loses sufficient water to affect performance and health, you're dehydrated.

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April 18, 2012

Get ready to run, bike, paddle, climb, snorkel—you name it—to your breaking point when you check these adventure races off your life list.

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April 18, 2012

 

20161.
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April 17, 2012

James Wilson may be one-of-a-kind: a mountain-bike specific strength trainer.

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April 17, 2012

Thanks to the wonders of trickle-down technology, the same bike that may have sold for several thousand dollars just a few years ago today can be had for a cool grand—or even less.

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April 17, 2012

Just when I was beginning to lose hope that the perfect approach shoe actually existed, along came the Hed

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April 17, 2012

As a climber, your rope is the one piece of gear that you don’t back up, so it better be a good one, right?  I’ve climbed on many different ropes over the years, but my favori

20165.
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April 17, 2012

From Day 15 to Day 21 on the river, September proves the perils of a long, hot summer. The Mississippi headwaters are low.

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April 17, 2012

Better is a relative term, especially when talking about artificial means of performance enhancement.

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April 17, 2012

A little about the van. He got it for a steal, but I soon found out why… A little electrical work here, reupholstering some seats there… But, the restoration wasn’t enough.

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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.

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April 17, 2012

Whitewater rafting, almost alone among wilderness adventures, doesn't penalize you for hauling the good stuff -- fresh food and vegetables, a few good bottles of wine -- along for the ride.

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April 17, 2012

Two hours, forty-one minutes is, by all accounts, a good marathon finishing time.

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April 17, 2012

In a sport whose very existence depends on the beauty and power of the natural world, riding a surfboard that started life as pile of chemicals—as do the omnipresent polyurethane foam boards&

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April 17, 2012

Where there’s Kolohe Andino, there’s buzz. And chaperones.

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April 17, 2012

In journalism three occurrences constitute a trend, and the editors at TheGearCasterhave zeroed in on an interesting one emerging among shoemakers for nex

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April 17, 2012

Have a climber infestation in your home?

20175.
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April 17, 2012

After the nuclear holocaust, when the only living things left are Keith Richards and cockroaches, they’ll be partying large in the