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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…

5 Outdoor Apps Every Adventurer Should Have on Their Phone

November 25, 20210

A smartphone is one of the handiest tools you can have with you when traveling or exploring the backcountry. As long as you can keep your phone charged, it is…

Start Planning Your Escape with Nat Geo’s 25 Amazing Journeys for 2022

November 23, 20210

For those of us who love to travel, the past year and a half has been incredibly challenging. Yes, the global pandemic has been difficult to deal with, but the…

How to Dress for Winter Outdoor Adventures

November 16, 20211

The arrival of winter doesn’t have to mean that we all head inside and wait until spring to continue our outdoor adventures. On the contrary, the cold and snow bring…

Winter Camping: How to Survive and Even Thrive in the Cold

November 9, 20212

For many of us, the arrival of winter means the end of outdoor excursions until spring. But as it turns out, if you have the right mindset—not to mention the…

Blue Origin Announces Orbital Reef—a Luxury Space Hotel

November 4, 20210

The race for space tourism is on. Earlier this year we saw Blue Origin and Virgin Galactic in direct competition with one another to see who could carry paying customers…

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.…