How to Build a Fire Pit and Return to Self Sufficiency

It’s time to rekindle that fire — a fire that has echoed through the souls of man for years. The drive to take an idea, make a plan, and build something.

Stay Dry with Rainforest-Tested Rain Gear, Perfect for any Wet-Weather Hike

It’s a simple fact of life that if you spend enough time outside, you will spend some of that time being rained on. We help you avoid that.

Win Free Stuff: Ball and Buck’s New Active + Collection for the Outdoorsman

Ball and Buck are giving away two items from their newest Active + Collection: the Active Short + and the Anglers Shirt +.


No Lighter? No Problem, with These 5 Best Fire Starters

Sometimes you just don’t have a match or a lighter. When that happens, turn to these fire starters that will work anywhere from the backyard to the back country.

Mount Everest: The Incredible Cost of Climbing the World’s Highest Mountain

If you’re going to climb Mt. Everest, you better have a sponsor or a pile of money.

Showers Pass Atlas Jacket: Functional, Comfortable, and Dependable

The jacket’s MapReflect design keeps you visible and safe on the road.

Solar Paper: The Epic 5-Ounce, Sun-Harnessing Gadget Charger

Recharge with the sun.


The Best Valentine’s Picnic Gear

A picnic in the snow could spell disaster for your Valentine’s date, unless you know your lady friend is an outdoorswoman, and you have the right gear.