Features

Interviews with athletes, designers, industry insiders, and more, plus op-eds when contributors really have something to say

A History of the A-Frame House in North America and Beyond

The Past, Present & Future of the Modern American A-Frame

A look at the rich history of the iconic triangle house, from traditional Japanese farmhouse to America's post-war cabin kit craze to today's worldwide obsession

Q&A: Photographer Gina Danza on Discovering Nature & Chasing Epicness

How Nature Photographer Gina Danza Created a Life of Epicness

We talk with outdoor enthusiast @wildgina on her path to working in the outdoor industry, increasing Black representation in nature, and much more

How To Make Your Own Face Mask with Retired Climbing Rope

A Product Designer's DIY: How To Make Your Own Face Mask at Home

A step-by-step guide on how to make a DIY mask using an old t-shirt and climbing rope, as detailed by designer Adam Kingman

The New American Dream Is a Rent-Free Life on the Road

When the Corporate World Failed Them, Vanlife Offered a New American Dream

Why this writer left their corporate life to renovate a 1979 RV and what the nomadic lifestyle can mean for Black & Queer communities

Navigating Deadly Whitewater and Inequality in the Outdoors

How My Worst Whitewater Wreck Forced Me to Look At Inequality in the Outdoors

During a pandemic, before a cross country move, after a terrifying swim, I began to question my place in the outdoors

The 15 Best Cabin Instagram Accounts to Follow Right Now

15 Instagram Accounts Every Cabin Lover Needs to be Following

Fulfill your escapist daydreams with these accounts dedicated to A-Frames, unconventional living, cabin canines, and more

47 Useful Rock Climbing Terms Every Climber Needs to Know

A Visual Guide to 47 Rock Climbing Terms Every New Climber Should Know

All the beta you need to send your project and not bail at the crux, wether in the bouldering gym or at your local outdoor crag

Inside New Sustainable 'Kria' Collection by Iceland's 66North

Icelandic Outdoor Brand 66North Introduces Sustainable Line Using Leftover Fabric

A closer look at the new line of distinct outerwear made with off-cuts and leftovers of Neoshell fabric from seasons past

Q&A: Adventurer, Educator, and Trailblazer Ron Griswell

Q&A: Adventurer Ron Griswell on How to Get into the Outdoor Industry

The founder of HBCUs Outdside discusses mindfulness, advice for adventure newcomers, and how he's helping increase representation outdoors

45 Black, Indigenous & POC-Owned Outdoor Collectives to Support

45 Black, Indigenous & POC-Owned Outdoor Collectives, Nonprofits & Orgs to Support

An evolving list of BIPOC-run outdoors groups on Instagram promoting diversity and inclusion in nature

101 BIPOC Outdoor Instagram Accounts to Follow Right Now

101 BIPOC Outdoor Athletes, Adventurers & Artists to Follow on Instagram

Celebrate diversity in the outdoors with these notable nature lovers—from camping and hiking to climbing, cycling, and more

The Accident on Wedge Mountain

Accident on Wedge Mountain: A Firsthand Account of the Day I Should Have Died

It was another summit bid for an experienced mountaineer back on his old stomping grounds. Then it all went wrong