We are often quick to criticize those who perish outdoors. The author believes we should approach these tragedies with more compassion.
Columnist Maggie Slepian explains why expertise in the outdoors does not make you immune from mistakes
A writer in Bozeman, Montana, grapples with the wealthy wave of newcomers gentrifying the town she moved to ten years ago—as a dirtbag pursuing the western dream
From the Wave to the Wonderland Trail, more famous outdoor destinations are enacting lottery systems. For one writer, it’s not worth the hassle.
There’s a reason crowds flock to places like Havasu Falls and Horseshoe Bend—they’re absolutely gorgeous
For many hikers, stopping can be harder than continuing, even if it’s a good idea
Monica and Vince Strawbridge and their four children hiked the PCT in 2018 and the CDT in 2020. Now the family has begun the AT.