Category: Roundups and Other Stuff

Chainless Bike from BYGEN

Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should. Seriously, what have we accomplished here? The bicycle chain has an efficiency of nearly 99%. I have a hard time believing that this death trap built with oversized watch parts can produce...

Swedish Dude Shredding Some Grass

I typically try to avoid grass and rocks. This crazy Swede seams to be avoiding the snow! I don’t technically speak Swedish, but I did my best to translate the dialog. Guy in yellow: Whoooooohoooo! Guy in blue: Ahhhhh ah...

This Week in Outdoor Policy – April 18th

What good is new gear if you don’t have anywhere outside to go use it? Tom Flynn tracks policy related to recreation and conservation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips...

The Drunk Heel Hook

Don’t you just hate it when someone sends that route you’ve been stuck on, making it look super easy? I know I haven’t ever climbed with this guy’s blood alcohol level before, but I can identify with the shame that...

Best Outdoor Events for April

The month of April is a time of transitions. From snow to sun, from early sunsets to early sunrises, from winter to spring. Luckily, for the adventure enthusiasts that means an array of options for the weekend and lifestyle pursuits....

Downhill Fat Tire Race!

The only thing cooler then downhill Fat Tire racing is to do it with a shark on your head. Spoiler alert, there will be a wipeout. Own a piece of gear that you’re dying to review? Read our submissions page...

10 Sweet Kickstarters for April

In round two of our monthly round-up, let’s check out what kind of cool projects are up for funding heading into Spring. The Deuce of Spades Outdoor Latrine Trowel It’s been a pretty harsh winter for most of the country,...

This Week in Outdoor Policy – March 28th

What good is new gear if you don’t have anywhere outside to go use it? Tom Flynn tracks policy related to recreation and conservation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips...