Category: Roundups and Other Stuff

Amazing Events Happening in June

June is upon us and that means sweet summer smells, late sunsets and early mornings, and a calendar full of adventure activities. It’s a special time of year where mountain bike trails beckon its users, snow can still be found...

10 Awesome Kickstarters to Check Out in May

  Since Kickstarter.com hit the web-o-sphere in 2009, over 8.6 million people have pledged more than 1.7 billion dollars, effectively funding over 85,000 different creative and independent projects in the process. The projects vary from culinary creations to breakthroughs in...

The Perfect Car-Camping Kitchen

Car camping might not be as “extreme” as a 14-day climb up El Capitan or a five month journey on the Pacific Crest Trail, but there is one definite advantage of packing up the vehicle and utilizing the trunk space,...

Amazing Outdoor Events in May

May is upon us and bringing nice weather across the country. With things coming into full bloom, often including work and life schedules, there is no better time of the year to take a moment, find yourself, and do something...

Amazing Outdoor Companies in California

California has a lot to offer for everyone under the sun. Between 8 Nationals Parks, the Pacific Ocean, and a multitude of movie stars, California has long since been a destination for outdoor enthusiasts, explorers, and dreamers alike. And within...

Amazing Outdoor Events in April

April is a wonderful month for outdoor events. On one hand, the last good days of winter stick around long enough to enjoy some late season ski events, and on the other, the fresh wind of spring is blowing across...

Gear for the Lightweight Photographer

Think of the classic image of a photographer in the backcountry. It’s some poor soul wearing a nerdy vest crammed with lenses, grunting and sweating under a heavy pack and a giant tripod while everyone else prances around with light...

The 4 Best Adventure Races of 2015

Over the past couple of years there has been a true renaissance within the sport of adventure racing. Following the global economic down-turn that hit back in 2008, many races had to be postponed or cancelled, and the future of...