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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…

The Zenbivy Light Mattress is the Sleeping Pad Evolved

April 8, 20210

When Zenbivy first broke onto the outdoor scene a few years back, the company promised to revolutionize the way we sleep in the backcountry. Indeed its Zenbivy Bed and Light…

When Will it be Safe to Travel Internationally Again?

April 6, 20213

The past year has been an incredibly difficult one for all of, but especially those who love to travel. The onset of the coronavirus brought closed border, strictly regulated lockdowns,…

Mammut Men’s T Aenergy Trail Boots Review

April 2, 20210

Airmax, Janoski, Stan Smith, Air Jordan, Airforce 1. Urban brands like Nike and Adidas are always on point at giving their footwear iconic and memorable names which create big fan…

The Everest 2021 Climbing Season is About to Begin

April 1, 20212

The past 12 months have been long and difficult ones for the country of Nepal. A year ago, as COVID-19 spread across the planet, the Nepali government was forced to…

The Essential Android Travel Apps

March 30, 20210

2021 looks as though it’s shaping up to be the year where life slowly gets back to normal. Depending on where you call home, it may be time to start…

Buying Guides

The Best Camping Knives of 2021

The Best 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…

Nat Geo Has Theories On Why Elephants are Dying in Botswana

July 15, 202064

Elephants are Dying in Botswana: Last week I shared the story of how hundreds of elephants are dying of mysterious and unknown causes in Botswana. The creatures appear to take…

We Now Have a Better Idea of What Killed the Elephants in Botswana

August 4, 202059

ELEPHANTS IN BOTSWANA: Over the past month and a half or so, we’ve been keeping a close eye on an ongoing mystery that has been unfolding in Botswana. Back in…

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…

Triumph and Tragedy on K2 as First Winter Ascent is Achieved

January 16, 20212

The last great mountaineering challenge has been achieved (Triumph and Tragedy). Late in the afternoon local time today in Pakistan, a team of Nepali climbers reached the summit of K2…

Banff Film Festival Cancels Tour, Offers Movies Online For Free

March 24, 20208

We’re all struggling to find things to do right now and keep us occupied while secluded at home. That is simply a fact of life in the age of the…