Illegal Thru-Hikers on Appalachian Trail Call into Question Backpacking During the Pandemic

Most of 2020 has been a strange year when it comes to getting outdoors and pursuing our favorite adventures. Many countries across the globe closed parks and trails in an effort to keep people at home, where they were safe. That included here in the U.S., where even the long-distance hikes like the Appalachian Trail … Read more

Outside Shares Livestream Cameras for Those Who Miss Travel

One of the hardest aspects of the coronavirus lockdown has been the inability to travel. Obviously it makes perfect sense for countries to close their borders and take extra precautions when it comes to dealing with foreign visitors, but for those of us who frequently find ourselves on the road, being confined to staying close … Read more

Video: How to Safely Go Outside During the Pandemic

Going outside is always good for you, both mentally and physically. Yes, even amidst a global pandemic, it is still safe to go outside, provided you respect social distancing procedures and give others plenty of space. In this video, the team at Outside magazine share some tips on how you can safely go outdoors during the coronavirus outbreak, … Read more

Push Beyond 2020: A Group of Thru-Hikers Prepares for Great Western Loop

Two American veterans are organizing what promises to be one of the most ambitious and unique thru-hikes ever and you could get the chance to go along, provided you’re up for a long walk in a vast wilderness. Dubbed Push Beyond 2020, the goal of the project is to bring together groups of experienced and … Read more

20 Low-Budget, High-Experience Trips for 2020

After posting 20 bucket-list worthy trips for 2020 from Backpacker magazine two days ago, and 20 big travel adventures for the year ahead from Men’s Journal yesterday, today we dip back into the travel space once again today for yet more suggestions on things to do in 2020. This time, the list comes our way courtesy of Outside magazine, … Read more