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21-Year Old Briton Becomes Youngest Woman to Row the Atlantic

February 24, 20210

Back in late December the Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge got underway in the Canary Islands. The annual race pits a few dozen hardy and adventurous souls against one another in…

How One Marine Is Inspiring Thousands of Us to Find Freedom Through Fitness

February 20, 20216

The pandemic has made prisoners of us all in one way or another. This blog is read across the globe so your home country may allow you freedom to roam…

Wolverine ShiftPlus Polar Range Boa is Made for Your Winter Adventure

February 17, 20210

Finding the perfect winter boot for outdoor adventures can be surprisingly challenging. Sure, you can find any number of options to keep your feet warm in cold temperatures, but they…

Osprey Poco Plus Review

February 13, 20210

Being a parent for many means sacrificing your hobbies entirely and dedicating all of your time to activities that other people tell you are in your child’s best interests. Those…

Island of Adventure Offers New Off-Road Thrills

February 11, 20210

The UK is one of the world’s best countries to live in or visit if the great outdoors is a personal priority. Local authorities and government take great pride in…

Wallet Lost in Antarctica 53 Years Ago Returned to Owner

February 9, 20211

If you’ve ever lost your wallet, only to have it returned to you through the kindness of strangers, you’ve probably come to understand what true gratitude is. After all, our…

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 Price on Amazon Best Value Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Survival Knife Check Price on Amazon Premium Pick Spyderco Tenacious…

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 Price on Amazon Best Value Metolius Simulator 3D Check Price on Amazon Premium Pick So iLL…

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

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 ill very quickly, possibly with…

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

August 4, 202059

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 late June, it…

The Winter K2 Expeditions have Turned the Mountain into a Circus

December 23, 202041

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

Triumph and Tragedy on K2 as First Winter Ascent is Achieved

January 16, 20212

The last great mountaineering challenge has been achieved. Late in the afternoon local time today in Pakistan, a team of Nepali climbers reached the summit of K2 during the winter…

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…