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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

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 Outside 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

A Nomad No More: How One Road Lifer Adapts to COVID-19

A Nomad No More: How COVID-19 Changed This Writer's Road in Life

After nearly five years of living in a Toyota Tacoma, professional adventurer Andy Cochrane returns home to find a silver lining

5 Weekend Backpacking Trips in California to Do This Summer

5 Best Weekend Backpacking Trips in California to Do This Summer (Post COVID)

Use these helpful guides to plan your next trip now, and find yourself among nature once the stay-at-home order lifts

Book Report: Ingenuity, Insanity, and 25 Years of European Snowboarding

Ingenuity, Insanity, and 25 Years of European Snowboarding in New Hardcover

"Hold Fast, Tweak Hard" documents a lifetime of chaotic genius by snowboarding's most infamous title, Method Magazine

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