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An argument in favor of catching sunrises, running errands, and talking with your friends face-to-face

The company is urging all users to immediately stop using the beacon and either update the firmware or return the device for a full refund

Imagine what this means for your outdoor adventures

Since Linden began her career, there’s been a dramatic shift in how professional runners promote and present themselves to the world. We caught up with her about her new podcast, the expansion of running media, and how she decides whether to fire off a spicy tweet.  

ChatGPT told me what to eat all day and I listened with an open mind and mouth

A quick rundown of the court case that is dominating headlines this week

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MoonBikes is unleashing its quiet, eco-friendly, and easy-to-ride electric snowbikes in the U.S.

It took a powerful experience on a glacier in Iceland for the scientist to see reason for hope in a rapidly transforming world

Chloe Abbott is an elite sprinter and Olympic-hopeful who trains under coach renowned Bobby Kersee.

Friends pay tribute to an icon of the Yosemite climbing scene

Athletes of all levels have considered whether their choice of birth control might influence how they train, recover, and perform. But the answer is complicated. Here’s what you need to know.

No matter the weather, get a taste of summer with the grilled, smoky flavor of this chicken salad

Donate? Auction? Burn? Experts weigh in on how the apparel giant should navigate its footwear crisis. 

5 tips to help you feel less critical and embrace your body

What’s the difference between overcoming hardship and succumbing to it? Grit.

You probably don’t need new skis. Unless you really do. Here's how you'll know.

A difficult breakup had the musician worried he’d lost his identity. A solo road trip reminded him of who he is.

Fueled by fearmongering and phony rhetoric, plans to force cyclists to obtain licenses are not new—but they are ridiculous

Our initial testing reveals the updates to the beloved, game-changing Vaporfly make it an even better marathon racing shoe

From "light your face on fire" to "mild-mannered comfort accent"

Over a dozen ski areas have extended their seasons by at least a week, some up a month or more. It’s not too late to plan one last adventure.

The PCT traces the west coast of the U.S. over almost 2,700 miles. Our expert trail columnist reveals everything you need to know about what to pack, eat, and read, plus where to sleep and how to have the most fun on this scenic long trail.

Director Robin Van Gyn discusses her new documentary series, which is playing on Outside Watch now

Fubuki snow boots are the warmest, lightest, and most functional winter boots we’ve ever worn

There’s no more difficult or uncomfortable physical challenge than holding your breath underwater for an extended period

So-called “augmented feedback” can offer both information and motivation. A new study tries to separate the effects.

Losing her dad on 9/11 led to years of struggle. Then the skier reconnected with the happiness he’d given her by hauling ass down a mountain.

Two hikers died and more than ten required rescue after heavy rains inundated Buckskin Gulch

One of the world’s largest Joshua tree forests is now federally protected

In a new National Geographic show, the Top Chef winner explores some of the world's most remote places and cuisines

Run the world’s largest night race and you’re bound to have one of the most unusual experiences of your life

Therapy on the hiking trail couldn’t fix the new normal of Oregon wildfire season, but could it help me grapple with it?

After a grapefruit-size cancerous tumor nearly killed her, the physician committed to spending as much time as possible doing what she loves most

Women Take The Lead Retreat is creating space for women of color in the running industry to network, learn, and connect with tools to advance their careers

You'd never hit the trail with an untidy pack, so why keep your pantry in disarray?

Here's how to strengthen and stretch an area of the shoulder that can be difficult to exercise but easy to injure

Living full-time in the frozen wilderness requires a special kit

In a time when people are more attached to their devices than ever, getting outside has never been more vital to our happiness and wellbeing.

We destroyed packs from three different price points to help you decide which one to buy

When the mountain guide was caught in an avalanche, he was sure it was the end. But deep inside himself he discovered the will to live.

On its way from Chicago to California, Route 66 passes some of the most spectacular adventures in the U.S. Consider this your guide to kicking up some outdoorsy fun along the historical route.

Discover stories from Backpacker, Outside Online, Clean Eating, Climbing, and other brands across the Outside Network

Volunteers in Montana recently dug a migration corridor through chest-high snowdrifts. They hope the passage prevents bison from being struck by motorists.

Step aside, protein – new research shows that eating leafy greens holds a whole lot of potential for strengthening muscles

Growing up as an immigrant had her believing that she had to be stronger than everybody else just to get by. When she started trail running, she was physically tested in ways she found thrilling.

Three runners finish what is typically a nearly impossible race in Tennessee 

A former elite runner finds her creative stride by designing activewear that tells the story of her family history in the French West Indies

Protein helps your body maintain muscle mass, prevents next-day soreness, and sustains energy. Pack it in with these filling, recovery-boosting recipes.

A scientist from the University of Colorado explains why the presence of human bacteria on the South Col represents a groundbreaking discovery

While trying to qualify for an English Channel crossing, swimmers swallowed ingestible thermometers. They got really cold.

The cyclist had taken pride in never having a serious accident. Then a fall showed him how to measure progress bit by bit.

A tour of Island Creek Oysters gave me the insight on how microclimate affects the taste of these aquatic delicacies

Our gear director explains what makes the Lightweight Merino Buff a critical part of his daily kit

After the ocean took away her partner, the marine biologist found a way to live with loss

When Scott Pirsig’s close friend Bob Sturtz suffered a stroke deep in Minnesota’s Boundary Waters, Pirsig had no choice but to leave him in the wilderness and make a desperate sprint to get help

After a recent shoot-out in Mexico that left two Americans dead, and a new alert warning of crime in Costa Rica, travelers are wondering if their spring-break plans to these countries should be put on hold

A new study looks into the benefits of adding dairy to your morning cup of coffee

Stop relying on bulky socks to keep your feet warm when you hike

After learning that length is indeed equal to warmth, I now wear a parka for everything but backcountry activities

A proposed law would require hikers who ignored warning signs or walked on closed trails to reimburse the state for SAR

Schools invested in outdoor ed during the pandemic, but the growth was disproportionate to high-income communities

Sally Bergesen interviews Kara Goucher about the release of her new book, ‘The Longest Race,’ and on finding her voice in a system that dehumanized female athletes

The journalist was was about to quit his reporting trip down a remote river in Colombia when a group of kids reminded him that finding great stories demands that you participate in normal existence

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The Rocket X2 marathon racer delivers soft landings and propulsive blast-offs that rival the best in the business 

The sport’s only nonagenarian shares his story—and wisdom—from decades on the trail

Shiffrin tied and then broke Ingemar Stenmark's World Cup wins record over the weekend

When I spent a month in Italy, I expected to find great food. What I didn't expect was for that food to be great running fuel, too.

Our editor has tips for staying warm—but not too toasty

When the adventurer began studying shipwrecks carrying enslaved people, she was scared to uncover the pain of their sad history. Then she realized the beauty of connecting with our ancestors.

Katie Burrell has developed a brand around teaching winter-sports experts and strivers to chill out and share a laugh. Her upcoming film, ‘Weak Layers,’ revives the old party-hard ski comedy—with women at the center of the action.

Experts weigh in on whether your period ought to have a say in your workouts

Which is better: a couple of pieces that capably do the job, or an array of options for dialed-in performance?

We let dogs out to run. We should do the same for ourselves.

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