Photo Essays

Visual stories of adventure told through film photography and firsthand experiences

A Spontaneous Road Trip To Owens Valley & Alabama Hills on 35mm

A Spontaneous Desert Road Trip Proves Plans Are Often Best Left Unmade

Aimless exploration of California's remote arid landscapes reveals the value of letting the cosmos call the shots

A Cold Winter Solstice Microadventure in the Peak District

A Unique UK Microadventure on the Longest Night of the Year

An overnight experiment in central England's Peak District National Park, captured on B&W film

Finding Solitude at Alaska's Iconic Hatcher Pass Mint Hut

15 Photos From a Search for Alaska's Iconic Hatcher Pass Hut

A weekend mission from Anchorage to hiking to one of Alaska's great 1970s era backcountry huts, captured on 35mm film

18 B&W Film Photos of Hiking Europe's Iconic Tour du Mont Blanc

18 B&W Film Photos of Hiking the Legendary Tour du Mont Blanc

An honest and artful look at the classic 170 km trek through France, Italy & Switzerland

Exploring Yosemite's Iconic Backcountry Ski Hut

Exploring Yosemite's Historic Backcountry Ski Hut

A last minute 10-mile ski tour to Ostrander Lake, deep in Yosemite National Park

Discovering Ireland's Untamed Natural Beauty via 10-Day Road Trip

Is Ireland Poised to Become the Next Adventure Tourism Hotspot?

700-foot tall oceanside cliffs and rugged, rolling mountains reveal the true majesty of the modest island nation

The 5 Most Viewed Articles of 2017

Best of 2017: Five Most Viewed Articles

From kickstarting a global conversation on cliché outdoor photography to trekking through Peru, here we recap the year's top-performing stories

Dreamy & Dreary Road Cycling in Lake District National Park

15 Moody Photos of Cycling Britain's Toughest Terrain

Battling exposed roads, steep gradients, and constantly changing weather in the North of England

Local's Beta on Climbing Super Slide, a Yosemite Classic

16 Film Photos From Climbing Super Slide, a Yosemite Big Wall Classic

Celebrating Rocktober with expired film and a perfect send on well loved Royal Arches Area route

Film Photos From a 3 Week Road Trip Down the Pacific Coast Hwy

24 Film Photos From a 3 Week, 1573 Mile Road Trip Down Hwy 101

120 & 35mm photographs from a classic West Coast road trip from the top of Washington to SoCal

Inside Upstate New York's Livingston Manor Fly Fishing Club

The Century-Old Tradition of Fly Fishing Clubs Is Reborn

A new approach to the historically private club concept with connecting with community and nature at its core

Camping & Hiking in Denali National Park & Chena Hot Springs

20 Film Photos Offer a Local's View Into Denali National Park

Basking in the brilliant colors and natural terrain that only autumn in Alaska can offer