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The Best Survival Knives for Bushcraft & Outdoor Adventures
Live Out Your Man Vs. Wild Fantasies with These Essential Survival Knives

In a true wilderness emergency, a strong, sharp, reliable blade can be your ticket to fire, shelter, and survival—they're also fun for regular camping

Photo Essay: Vermont Sidecountry Through the Lens of a Stowe Local
19 Film Photos Show Life As a Local in the Mountains of Northern Vermont

Reflecting on 25 years spent snowboarding in, on, and around the dense forests of Mount Mansfield, Vermont's tallest Peak

MEC Backcountry Apex Collection Blends Heritage Design and Modern Tech
MEC’s Backcountry-Focused Apex Collection Pairs 90s Design & Modern Tech

Canada’s original outdoor gear store digs into the archives for their latest line of limited edition outerwear and apparel

The VSSL JAVA Grinder Is Here to Make Backcountry Coffee Better
The VSSL JAVA Grinder Is Here to Make Backcountry Coffee Even Better

Instant coffee, we're breaking up. This compact, camp-friendly tool ensures a top-quality cup of joe anywhere

Modular Prefab Cabin & A-Frame Kits From Backcountry Hut Company
This IKEA-Inspired Modular Cabin Company Can Build You a Home Anywhere

Flatpack shipped A-Frames, cabins, and saunas designed for self-assembly in town or the remote wilderness

Your Modern Guide to a Winter Classic: Cross-Country Skiing
A Guide to Cross-Country Skiing & All the Gear You Need to Start

How Nordic skiing went from old person's pastime to cool kid hobby, according to lifelong XC ski enthusiast and adventure photographer Andy Cochrane

25 Film Photos From a 3-Day Backcountry Yurt Trip in Montana
25 Film Photos From a 3-Day Backcountry Yurt Trip to Montana's Secret Powder Paradise

Splitboarding, ski touring, and guided avalanche training deep in the remote Tobacco Root Mountains with Big Sky Backcountry Guides

The One Ski Quiver: Line Vision 108 & Marker Kingpin 13 Review
In Search of the Illusive One Ski Quiver: The Line Vision 108 & Marker Kingpin 13

A thorough test of the illusive setup, from inbounds at Alta to the backcountry of Montana's Tobacco Root Mountains

What Is Splitboarding and How Does the New FJELL MT1542S Ride?
A Brief History of Splitboarding and Our Favorite New Board, Reviewed

Cliff notes on the emerging snowboard subgenre plus a hands-on gear test in the backcountry of Jackson Hole, Wyoming

48 Hours in Sun Valley: A Skier's Guide to Idaho's Best Backcountry
48 Hours in Sun Valley: A Skier's Guide to Idaho's Best Backcountry

Steep couloirs, burn zone ski tours, natural hot springs, and hazy 35mm photography by way of local legend Wyatt Caldwell

KORUA Shapes Releases New Snowboard Film SUNŌKERU
KORUA Captures the Essence of Snowboarding in Japan in New Film SUNŌKERU

Epic powder turns, ripping carves, big airs, and beautiful filming and music make this short snowboard film pure Japanuary perfection

Backcountry Camping in Great Sand Dunes National Park, Colorado
Backcountry Camping Among 700-Foot-Tall Dunes In Colorado's Inland Sea of Sand

Medium format film photography from an overnight stay among one of North America's most mind-boggling natural landscapes

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