Trad climbing explained

Climbing is a bit of a mysterious sport. There’s a lot of terminology to take in and lore to learn when you’re first starting out.…

The best US bike trails worth the miles

In the last few years, road and mountain biking is becoming more and more popular in the US. Fortunately, there are so many amazing bike trails…

Learning how to snowboard: Basic progression

Snowboarding is hard by anyone’s standards. Sure, the snow may be soft most of the time, but the learning curve is anything but. If you’ve…

Rockfall, a major risk for rock climbers

Most people know that rock climbing is dangerous. After all, it’s pretty obvious. However, most people have a skewed view of what the risks really…

Helpful tips for walking on snow and ice

Every year there are more than a million reported injuries from falling or slipping on the snow. If you are an outdoors junky, it’s probable…

Tips on how to choose your travel destinations

Your New Year resolution is to travel more this year and you finally realized that experiences are more important than material possessions. Saving money is…