• If You're Adventurous, You Should Consider Eloping

    Cat Ekkelboom-White / Family and lifestyle

    There's that feeling that words can't describe when you're out in the middle of nowhere with no sound but the crashing of waves or the whistle of the wind through the trees.

  • Wild Child: The Need for Wilderness

    Laura Boyer / Lifestyle

    Over my four day canoe trip on the Green River in Canyonlands, I often found myself pondering the writings of Edward Abbey, especially excerpts from his book Desert Solitaire.

  • Living in a Dream World: Hawaii through My Eyes

    Jayden Croft / Activities, destinations, lifestyle, and travel

    Hawaii had always been a distant dream of mine.

  • Why Every Traveller Should Try Film Photography

    Cat Ekkelboom-White / Activities, lifestyle, and travel

    I’m one of those people who is addicted to technology; my iPhone, MacBook, and my iPad. I find myself constantly checking Facebook or scrolling through Instagram.

  • Adventure Crew, Unite!

    The Outbound Collective / Lifestyle

    We're only a few weeks out from CamelBak Pursuit, Salt Lake City (August 11-13)! If you live in Utah, or if you've always wanted to visit, it's time to rally your friends and pull the trigger on a li.

  • The 7 Stages of Planning Your Next Adventure

    Jess Fischer / How-to and lifestyle

    1. Deciding You Need Another Adventure; Commence Stalking Travel Destinations Okay, you've decided, you need a vacation. No, you DESERVE an adventure. You work hard.

  • Why We Travel and Why You Should Too

    Julie & Brian / Lifestyle and travel

    Without question, we live in a pretty incredible time period in human history. Thanks to technological advances, the world is at its most interconnected, making travel accessible to the masses.

  • 7 Steps to the Ultimate Weekend Getaway

    Kammok / How-to and lifestyle

    We curated a getaway guide fit for adventurers, weekend warriors, and everyone in between. 1. Pick a destination. Close your eyes and put your finger on the map.

  • Grab Your Gear and Volunteer

    Mayson Algeyer / Activities and lifestyle

    Spending time outdoors in the thick of nature's beauty is my favorite place to be.

  • Why a Weekend Warrior Mindset Will Change Your Life

    Emily Pennington / Activities, lifestyle, and travel

    You inhale. The feeling of new air mixes with unknown space as you first place one foot and then the other onto the path ahead. A lightness tickles your stomach, curling upwards and into your heart.

  • A Spontaneous Summer Solstice Campout on a Coastal Maine Island

    sofia aldinio / Activities, family, and lifestyle

    If you are a parent you must know that things change when you have kids. If you are not a parent I'm sure you've seen this happen to friends and family.

  • How to Prepare Food for Friends on Multi-Day Treks

    Cara Rensing / Activities, health, how-to, and lifestyle

    My partner, my sister, my brother-in-law, and I, are tackling the West Coast Trail in only 10 days! So I took on the task of preparing high energy meals for four people, for 6 days.

  • Are Outdoorsy People Happier?

    Matt Van Swol / Lifestyle

    For the past year and a half, I’ve decided to live my life differently. Starting in March of 2016, I decided to spend less time inside and more time outside.

  • The Many Personalities of Adventure Seekers

    Victoria Caffrey / Lifestyle and activities

    Being an avid outdoor enthusiasts and spending time in a variety of environments I've come to know many personalities amidst my journeys. This is all part of the fun...

  • Why I Photograph the Outdoors

    Mayson Algeyer / Lifestyle and activities

    As I stare through the viewfinder, the road lies before me curving around the next bend - lined on both sides by gravel and greenery.

  • Vanlife: Beyond the Hashtag

    Jason Asleson / Lifestyle and travel

    Like many of you, I was intrigued by the images of vanlife.

  • Losing Yourself in the Blue Ridge Mountains

    Sage Robinson / Destinations, how-to, lifestyle, family, activities, and travel

    Lost.  Go out and get lost.  You won't regret'll just have a story. For better or worse, a story and an adventure.  I currently live in the beautiful town of Asheville, North Carolina.

  • Explorer Spotlight: Jackson Smith

    The Outbound Collective / Lifestyle

    Name: Jackson Smith  | Age: 21 | Location: Salt Lake City, UT. What’s your day job?  I work on the Grounds crew at the University of Utah.

  • 10 Dream Cabins: Illustrated

    Isaac Orloff / Lifestyle

  • 10 Normal Things Dirtbags Do (That Aren't Normal for Most People)

    Gabi Robledo / Lifestyle and travel

    1. Being OCD About Using Water Being a dirtbag and constantly living out of a recreational vehicle ingrains a deep subconscious reaction to the wasting of water (like nails on a chalkboard).

  • Explorer Spotlight: Tori Marsh

    The Outbound Collective / Lifestyle

    Name: Tori Marsh  | Age: 26 | Location: Santa Monica, CA. What’s your day job?  I manage the data and content for an awesome digital health company in Santa Monica, CA.

  • 12 Facts of Trail Life Only True Backpackers Will Understand

    Hartley Brody / Lifestyle and activities

    1. Showering isn't really that much of a necessity At some point, you stop worrying so much about “getting dirty” and feel… free. 2.

  • Why We Love the Desert

    Karissa Frye / Destinations, lifestyle, and travel

    While the desert covers more than one fifth of the earth's land, it has always seemed a foreign landscape that I am particularly drawn to. Each time I visit, I cherish it more and more.

  • Drones: Changing Old Stereotypes

    Matt Van Swol / Destinations and lifestyle

    I'm not that great of a photographer, and I'm an even worse videographer, but a couple weeks ago I bought the DJI Mavic Pro and it has completely changed how I approach exploring new places.