The Adventure Blog

The Adventure Blog was started in 2007 as a Blogspot and has morphed into a real site with a huge following and a social community full of some of the biggest names in climbing, hiking, exploring biking, traveling, and any other adventures!

We are REAL people, with REAL experiences to share. Any writers here are not simply hired guns from a content service; they are genuine adventure junkies who can write!

Latest Posts

Neal Moore Completes Epic Journey Across the US in a Canoe

December 22, 20210

Author and adventurer Neal Moore has completed an epic journey across the US by canoe. The long-distance paddler reached the end of his expedition on December 15, arriving in New…

British Explorers Fail to Reach Pole of Inaccessibility

December 16, 20210

Last year, thanks to the COVID pandemic, the Antarctic expedition season was cancalled altogether. This year, solo skiers and teams of adventurers are returning to the frozen continent, looking to…

The Best Last-Minute Christmas Gifts for Climbers

December 14, 20210

In case you haven’t been paying attention to the calendar, we’re now just a few short weeks away from Christmas. That means we’re quickly running out of days to get…

Tanzania Set to Begin Work on Mount Kilimanjaro Cable Car

December 9, 20215

Way back in May of 2019, we told you that Tanzania was exploring the possibility of building a cable car that would run to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. At…

The Best At-Home Workouts for Climbers

December 7, 20210

Are you a climber who hates going to a traditional gym? Do you prefer to workout at home or just be outside instead? Trust us, you’re not alone. Most outdoor-focused…

New Route on Everest Looks to Avoid the Dreaded Khumbu Icefall

December 2, 20210

A new route on Everest promises to make climbing the world’s highest peak a bit safer. According to reports, the path bypasses the increasingly dangerous Khumbu Icefall, eliminating the most…

Buying Guides

The Top 10 Camping Knives of 2021

The Top 10 Camping Knives of 2021

October 31, 2020

Best Camping Knives of 2021 Best Choice Morakniv Companion Spark Check Current Price Best Value Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Survival Knife Check Current Price Premium Pick Spyderco Tenacious Folding Knife…

The Best Climbing Hangboard for 2021

The Best Climbing Hangboard for 2021

October 12, 2020

The Best Climbing Hangboard for 2021 Best Choice Trango Rock Prodigy Training Center Check Current Price Best Value Metolius Simulator 3D Check Current Price Premium Pick So iLL Iron Palm…

Gear Reviews

Featured Posts

Registration for Eco-Challenge 2021 is Now Open

August 17, 2020125

Eco-Challenge Fiji only just appeared on Amazon Prime Video last Friday, but fans of the show—and adventure racing in general—already have something new to look forward to. Over the weekend, registration…

BougeRV 30 Quart 12V Portable Car Refrigerator Review

April 19, 20210

The world is opening up, and our freedoms may soon be returning. Hopefully, we’ll all be living it up to New Zealand style shortly. Spring is well and truly here,…

Review: Generark HomePower Backup Battery Power Station and SolarPower One Portable Solar Panel

December 3, 20201

For more than a decade, the team at Goal Zero has been leading the pack for portable power stations built for use in the outdoors. Their products not only offer…

The K2 Winter Expeditions have Turned the Mountain into a Circus

December 23, 202041

For most serious high-altitude mountaineers, the first ascent of K2 winter is the last great feat that has yet to be accomplished. The world’s second tallest peak has turned back…

Mt. Everest 2021: An Update From the High Himalaya

April 13, 20210

The Mt. Everest 2021 spring climbing season is off and running, with scores of mountaineers now starting to filter into Base Camp. Most are just now getting settled in at…

Nepal has Some Dumb New Rules for Climbing Everest in 2021

March 16, 202112

After the entire spring climbing and trekking season was canceled last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, Nepal is eager to reopen its borders and welcome foreign visitors in 2021.…