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Volkswagen California campervan concept setup at camp with sleeper top open.

Van life might just make a comeback with electric vehicles and tech-forward concepts

Europe’s automakers are working to ditch traditional gas-powered van models for cleaner, electric-powered alternatives with a lot more tech features baked in.
Burton Custom X snowboard deck

Burton snowboard review: The Burton Custom X begs for more

The Burton Custom X is the top-end snowboard in Burton's lineup — but is it the best there is? We test to find out.
The CAPiTA home page banner showing their bionic man.

Get hyped for snowboarding – the full CAPiTA snowboards lineup for 2023-2024 has dropped

CAPiTA snowboards are some of the hottest boards on Earth, and its 2023-2024 lineup looks incredible.
Mountain photo

Third Man Syndrome: The weird phenomenon extreme mountain climbers experience

The third man has acted as a guide, advisor, companion, and much more to those in need, but who or what is this presence and does it really exist?
Jones Hovercraft 2.0

Jones Snowboards Re-Up Tech recycles old snowboards, a massive breakthrough for snowboarding

Jones Snowboards has created a breakthrough new program, Re-Up Tech, that takes old snowboards and uses them in the manufacturing of new snowboards
Pickleball players at The Villages in Florida.

There’s a big Prime Day sale happening on pickleball gear today

We've found great deals on pickleball gear from popular brands like Franklin, Joola, and more. Click here for a quick checklist of what to buy for Prime Day.
People on a mountain with ski gear

These are the best ski brands on the market for the upcoming season

Is there such a thing as too many skis? In a market offering so many options, it's hard to know where to start, but the right ski brand is a must.
The MaxKare driver, 3-wood, and hybrid club laid out on the grass.

Prime Day sales knock $230 off this 13-piece golf club set

With this Prime Day deal you can transfer some savings onto the golf course, as the MaxKare 13-piece golf club set is discounted to just $170.
Young man hiking through the mountains.

How to layer outdoor clothing like a pro, according to a U.S. Special Operations Forces survival expert

Survival expert John Barklow was handpicked by the U.S. military to develop this field-tested, eight-piece system to help you survive almost any situation.
win splitboard snowboard from twix mars wrigley doughboard

The best October Prime Day ski deals you can shop right now

With Prime Big Deal Days right around the corner, we're seeing great deals coming out of REI right now, that you can shop now. Grab them before Oct. Prime Day.
A person with ski boots on a ski.

The best October Prime Day ski boot deals we’ve found so far

We're tracking all of the best deals from the October Prime Day event, as well as 3rd party deals that begin before the 10th. Here's what's good in ski boots.
A beautiful view of Lost Maples State Park with Limestone bluffs along a clear river with a vivid reflection

Discover the best Texas state parks: A guide to natural beauty you can enjoy year-round

State parks in Texas are well funded, well maintained, and are in a region where camping can be enjoyed nearly year-round — and these are the best.
Kamado Joe Jr. 13.5 inch Charcoal Grill in Blaze Red on a dock.

Forget Big Green Egg: This alternative is under $500 right now

No need to overspend on a portable charcoal grill, as the Kamado Joe Jr. is just $421 at Walmart today.
Man powder skiing, Alps, Zauchensee, Austria

Skiing vs. snowboarding: A beginner’s guide to these amazing winter sports

Skiing and snowboarding offer a thrilling way to spend a winter day. It's never too late to learn, so here are some of the best tips for beginners.
Mount Everest Nepal

This is how much it actually costs to climb Mount Everest

We spoke to mountaineers Alan Arnette and Garrett Madison to find out what it takes to summit Mount Everest and how it feels to stand on top of the world.
A man using the Blackstone 36-inch Gas Griddle Cooking Station in a yard.

I found a Blackstone grill in Walmart’s rival Prime Day sale

Blackstone's Adventure Ready 2-Burner 28-inch Griddle Cooking Station is $30 off when you take advantage of this deal, rivalling what we're seeing from Amazon.
Cheersing beer bottles with Hydro Flask beer can insulators.

30+ Hydro Flask bottles, jars, accessories are discounted today

Today you can add to your outdoor hydration with one of these Prime Day Hydro Flask deals at Amazon.
Person using Jackery portable power station outdoors while fishing.

The best October Prime Day solar generator deals happening now

If you've been wanting to buy a new solar generator but have been put off by the prices, these Prime Day deals will net you some at a good price

Ski the dream at one of the 10 biggest ski resorts in the world

These are the biggest ski resorts in the world and offer so much more than just skiing. Are you ready to hit the slopes?
The North Face GORE-TEX denim jacket

The North Face is now making GORE-TEX denim because why not

The standout piece in The North Face's GORE-TEX denim collection is the GTX Mountain Jacket. This jacket seamlessly combines style with functionality.
A topographical map of the continent Zealandia.

There are actually 8 continents, and scientists have finally mapped the one that’s (mostly) hidden underwater

Not since the back and forth of Pluto being a planet has there been something to change up schoolbooks like the discovery of the eighth continent, Zealandia.
Aerial view of a couple relaxing on an outdoor blanket beside an Airstream Interstate 19X Touring Coach.

This new Airstream touring coach is about the size of an F-150 – and starts at nearly $200k

Like its big brother, the Interstate 24X, Airstream's ultra-compact 19X is a rugged van life rig built for serious, go-anywhere exploration.
Onewheel GT

Every Onewheel electric skateboard is being recalled (find out who just needs an update and who should ditch their board)

Future Motion has just recalled all 300,000 models of their Onewheel electric skateboard in compliance with the CPSC. Refund or update your board.
A view of the Teton Mountains in Idaho.

This tiny Idaho ski town could become the next Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole is one of the most recognisable ski resorts in the US, but there's a new contender looking to takes its place.
Ski lifts sitting in the abyss

Climate change has made some ski resorts in Europe close down entirely

With climate change threatening the ski season, some resorts in Europe are facing up to the reality of closing their doors and dismantling their lifts.
Red pickup truck towing Winnebago Access travel trailer down the road.

Winnebago’s new Access travel trailer is insanely cheap yet surprisingly full-featured

The Access has the essentials and creature comforts of travel trailers twice its price. Yet, at under $30K, it's one of Winnebago's most affordable RVs ever.
A man snowboarding with a rip of powder behind him.

How to have a lot more fun snowboarding this year: A note from The Manual’s GM

Snowboarding should be fun! There's an emphasis on being "extreme," but that's not for everyone. These are our tips to have more fun snowboarding this year.
Closeup of two friends setting up a tent in the woods.

This camping hack is genius, and uses a really cheap item you can find at almost any store

This revolutionary TikTok hack is bound to make your camping tent safer to navigate around. All you need is a pool noodle to try out this brilliant solution.
Pushing the Canyon Spectral back to the top of the hill

Buying a new mountain bike or mountain biking gear? Our guide helps you figure out what’s right for you

You have a lot of options when it comes to a new mountain bike and mountain biking gear - so let us help you figure out what's right for you!
X-Cabin 300 Camper

The X-Cabin 300 is a tiny, boxy, Airstream-like trailer, and we can’t get enough of it

X-Cabin has created a unique steel camper that's bringing a new spin on the iconic Airstream look.
Thule Outset Hitch-Mounted Tent

Thule Outset tent is a rooftop-style tent for camping on the ground, and it’s low-key genius

Thule, a renowned name in outdoor gear, is set to revolutionize camping with their latest innovation: the Thule Outset Hitch-Mounted Tent.
Opening and beginning to build the Canyon Spectral CF 8

How to choose the right mountain bike for you: Your 3 biggest considerations

Looking for a new mountain bike? Buyers remorse can be a real thing, especially if you don't take these three things into consideration.
A bird's eye view of a converted Sprinter campervan parked at the Mojave National Preserve.

Gearing up for van life: Van conversion tips to make your time on the road easy

Are you ready for life on the road? We've got some helpful advice on how you can ensure that your van life is as comfortable as possible.
person showing pair of blue-and-white running shoes

This A.I. tool might make Pickleball players better, faster (but not stronger)

The AI tool is designed to assist players in analyzing their gameplay and providing valuable insights for improvement.
adidas soccer shoes sale october 2023 predator cleats

Adidas Sale: Up to 40% off Predator, Copa Pure soccer cleats

Adidas has a huge sale on soccer shoes with large discounts on all kinds of ranges from budget shoes to high-end premium footwear.
Travis Kelce on the field in his trademark Kansas City Chiefs jersey, complete with helmet.

Where to buy Travis Kelce’s Kansas City Chiefs jersey

Looking for the highly sought after Travis Kelce Kansas City Chiefs jersey? We've picked out all the best places that still have stock right now.
Garmin tactix 7 – AMOLED Edition

New Garmin tactix 7 AMOLED Edition may be the perfect smartwatch for deep-country camping and hiking

Garmin has once again raised the bar with the tactix 7 AMOLED Edition. Here's what makes it one of the greatest outdoor smartwatches of 2023.
Moose sitting in a field in an open clearing during the day

Why you need to be just as wary of moose as bear attacks (and what to do when you encounter one)

Moose aren't normally dangerous, but you really don't want to get on their bad side. Here's what to do when one is approaching quickly.
Aerial shot of the Airstream Trade Wind Travel Trailer.

Airstream Trade Wind travel trailer has an insane solar capacity and battery bank to go truly off-grid

With the largest battery bank, the highest solar capacity, and the most capable inverter/charger, it’s Airstream's most off-road-ready travel trailer ever.
The South Rim of the Grand Canyon (Arizona)

Grand Canyon closures expected to last into 2025 – what to know before you go hiking or camping

The National Park Service has announced a series of closures for various trails and campgrounds within Grand Canyon National Park that could impact your trip.
Pisgah National Forest yellow flowers with pine trees.

Forget overcrowded national parks – these are the best hiking trails in national forests

When national parks become too crowded, explore the lesser-known hiking trips within Pisgah, Shawnee, El Yunque, and Sequoia National Forests.
Heybike Ranger lifestyle image in front of campfire

No more tough rides with the Heybike Ranger: Tackle steep grades no problem

The Heybike Ranger e-bike is the best way to tackle tough terrain, uphill rides, or get a better all-around experience while trail-riding.
Camping views through larch trees in the Enchantments during fall

Going camping? You should take Irish Spring Soap with you, and there’s a really good (and weird) reason why

Next time you go camping, you should take Irish Spring soap with you. Here's why.
Clouds surrounding a mountain in Alaska

More people disappear in the Alaska Triangle than anywhere else

Since 1988, over 16,000 souls — including airplane passengers, hikers, locals, and tourists — have disappeared within the Alaska Triangle. But why?
Pedaling a mountain bike up a hill is harder than going down. Riders coming down should stop.

5 mountain biking habits everyone on a mountain bike must learn ASAP

If you're on a mountain bike, these are the habits you need to have to ride safely and aggressively
The Point Vicente Lighthouse on a cliff in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.

Sun, sand, and surf: These are the best Los Angeles beaches to explore this summer

From the glamorous shores of Malibu to the hidden gems of Palos Verdes, here are some awesome Los Angeles beaches to explore and enjoy.
The South Rim of the Grand Canyon (Arizona)

Yellowstone National Park, the Amalfi Coast, and more: Add these top 5 heritage sites to your travel bucket list

Yellowstone National Park makes the list of top 5 natural heritage sites. You've got to add the rest to your travel bucket list.
Man backcountry skiing

How you can get started with backcountry skiing, gear, and avalanche safety this winter

Now's the time to start learning some essential backcountry skiing skills and putting together your kit with a new set of tools and the right mindset.
Kayaking on a lake.

E-bike tech is coming to kayaking because nobody wants to peddle hard anymore (and who could blame them)

If you thought kayaking and e-bikes had nothing in common, think again. The best e-bike tech is headed into the water.
A pop of fall color in Oak Glen, California (in the San Bernardino Mountains).

Plan a trip to see some incredible fall foliage: 7 stellar spots across the U.S.

Come for the colorful fall foliage, and stay for the stunning mountain views, the friendly locals, various pleasant surprises, and a whole lot of good vibes.