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The Revel Rail 29 mountain bike in front of the garage of a house

5 critical mountain bike skills you can work on in your driveway

Now that winter is here, many of us are not able to ride our regular mountain bike trails, but there are still easy skills we can practice in our driveways.
My Specialized Stumpjumper with Forge + Bond 30AM carbon wheels

Forge + Bond 30AM mountain bike carbon wheelset review: Simply put, the best I’ve ridden

Forge + Bond has hit the nail on the head with their newly released carbon fiber wheelset. I've put a few hundred miles on these wheels; here's what I think
Wy'East Academy dry slope and airbag

This snowboarding and skiing-focused high school is about to get a U.S.-first feature

Wy'East Academy in Oregon is getting a U.S.-first skiing and snowboarding feature that will draw the attention of athletes and students
A smoldering campfire heating up an iron pot in the dusk

Think you know the best campfire wood? These 7 wood options might have you thinking twice

Different firewood is good for different campfire needs. This is what you should know.
686 x Welcome Anorak and Pants

New 686 and Welcome snowboarding gear collab is all about the ‘feeling’ you get on the mountain, and we love it

Welcome Skateboards and 686 have created a snowboarding gear collection that has everything you need.
An RV driving through the mountains

What RV is right for me? Every type you can get (and which one you should)

From camper vans to motorhomes, there are a variety of RV options. This is what you need to know.
MINI E-Bike 1 Ocean Wave Green e-bike with a gray background with green light swirls.

Honda, Porsche, BMW, MINI Cooper: Carmakers make a play with electric bikes

From Honda to Mercedes, more and more automakers are seeing the appeal of electric bikes.
A grove of sequoia trees seen through a thick fog.

Environmentalists are suing because national parks are… planting trees? Here’s what’s going on

You'd think environmentalists would be all for planting trees, but some groups are suing the National Park Service for it. Here's why.
Toyota Tacoma with a Tune Outdoor M1 truck camper canopy parked in a field at sunset.

This hyper-lightweight truck camper canopy turns (almost) any pickup into a great overland vehicle

Tune Outdoor now offers M1, a lightweight truck camper canopy that's sleek, durable, minimalist, and designed to fit all of the most popular pickups.
Man relaxing alone under a MoonShade Portable Vehicle Awning while overlanding.

Everything you need to have an overland adventure with the vehicle you (probably) already have

To kickstart your journey, we’ve gathered the best, most essential overlanding gear we’ve field tested and personally recommend.
A view of Copper Mountain's Three Bears back bowl section

Our favorite ski resorts in Colorado, ranked

Ski resorts in Colorado have some of the best conditions and terrain. They're all wonderful, and these are our favorites
Someone about to take a swing at a golf ball.

Golfers are too good at hitting golf balls, so the USGA is making changes

Golf balls are being rolled back. This is what that means and how it will affect your game.
Emerson TKF-1

When you need the very best EDC knife, these 8 knives make the cut – The James Brand, 5.11 Tactical, and more

The best EDC knives come in all shapes, styles, and sizes, but these top-of-the-line blades are our favorite go-to picks.
Breckenridge downtown at night

The best places to eat or grab a drink in Breckenridge, CO

Traveling to Breckenridge? Here are all the best places to eat and grad a drink while you're in town
The North Face Nuptse Jacket on a plain background

This is the North Face jacket I’d buy this winter (if I had to pick just one)

The North Face has plenty of great jackets and outerwear for winter — this is the best.
A picture of a WTB mountain bike seat

Is your mountain bike seat uncomfortable? This is the secret to a more comfortable ride

Mountain bike seats are often the first thing to be changed out when a new bike is purchased. This is the one thing you should do before buying a new seat.
snowboarder freeriding in red jacket

Snowboarding 101: What’s the difference between freestyle and freeride?

Ever wondered what the difference between freeride and freestyle snowboarding is? We'll tell you!
Man standing atop a conversion van looking out at Big Sur, California.

The truth about van life: 5 realities of living in a camper van no one talks about

We've all dreamed of completing a camper van conversion, hitting the open road, and leaving everything behind. But van life isn't for everyone.
Snowmakers blowing snow at Wildcat Mountain

Skiing and snowboarding season is starting slow out west – our full list of ski resort openings

Want to go skiing or snowboarding in Colorado, Utah, or California? This is a full list of which resorts are open
Skiing down hill

A guide to different ski types, no matter what your skiing adventure looks like

We're here to help you learn your pistes from your powders so you can get the right skis this winter.
Snow capped mountains with clouds above at Mount Olympic National Park

National parks in Washington state: 7 hidden treasures you should know about

A guide to the best national parks in Washington state, ranked
Burton Step-On

Burton Step-On review: Should you opt-in to Step-On?

Burton Step-On is progressive but polarizing. Are these the boots and bindings you should be buying in 2023? After two seasons of testing, we have the answer.
Snowboard ready to wax

These 3 brands of ski or snowboard wax are the only ones we recommend: Here’s why

When it comes time to wax your skis or snowboard, there are tons of options. It's daunting. These are your best options - and for one great reason
Burton Loback Step-On

Burton Step-On bindings review: Step-On Loback will make you rethink your snowboard setup

Burton Loback Step-On snowboard bindings are a continuation in the drive for fewer straps and more fun. Does it deliver? Find out!
A man walking down a trail during the winter in the snow

Cross-country skiing, ice fishing, and more: 6 unique winter activities you simply have to try

Looking for something to do this winter? Have you tried cross-country skiing yet? We have six activities you might love.
Ski goggles hanging on a snowboard

Snowboarding 101: Rocker vs. camber? What do snowboard profiles mean?

Camber, rocker, flat, and flying V are all terms you'll see when shopping for a snowboard, but what's the difference? And how do they affect your ride?
A mountain biker catches air

Do you think you should be better at mountain biking than you are? These 3 things could be holding you back

Every mountain biker will experience a period where they aren't progressing. These are the challenges getting in the way of your mountain biking goals.

Make shopping easy: The best gifts for men (no matter what he’s into)

We rounded up the best men's gifts of 2023 to get any man the best present for any occasion, including yourself.
Man splitting wood

How to split firewood (with or without an axe)

Learning how to split wood with or without an axe will help you build roaring fires and save money on firewood for years to come. It's time to get choppin'!
Canyon Spectral Bike

Mountain bike gift guide: 12 fantastic ideas for the mountain biker in your life

Stop worrying about what to get mountain bikers. We have put together the best mountain bike gift guide that will have every rider pleased this holiday season
Ride1UP CF Racer1 with rider traveling up a dirt road.

Ride1Up launches drop-bar racing electric bike options with carbon fiber frames and concealed power train

Whether you ride gravel or paved roads, Ride1Up's CF Racer1 e-bike brings carbon fiber-framed racers within range of more budgets.
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Snowboard bindings gift guide: Our top picks from Burton, Union, Nidecker, and more

Whether you're buying for the snowboarder in your life or creating your own list, our guide has all the best stuff - we guarantee
A man in a space suit riding on The Smart Tire Company's METL tires

This company is making airless bicycle tires with materials originally designed for NASA’s Mars Rover

The Smart Tire Company has created an airless bicycle tire using NASA- designed materials.
Brown bear in snow

Video: Skier nearly collides with black bear at Heavenly Ski Resort in Lake Tahoe

When you go skiing, you have to make sure you don't collide with other skiers and snowboarders. This skier had to do the same with a black bear.
Coffee cups cheers-ing

Après ski is cool, but the Swedish tradition of fika might be cooler: Here’s why

Everyone loves an apres-ski moment, but the Swedish tradition of "fika" might be better. Here's everything you need to know.
Santa Claus on skis in front of a Christmas Tree background

The ultimate ski gift guide for anyone who loves powder days

If you're looking for a gift for someone who loves to ski, look no further.
Sunlight over Palisades Tahoe ski resort

Our favorite Lake Tahoe ski resorts, ranked

Lake Tahoe ski resorts have some of the best views in the world. They're all wonderful, and these are our favorites
A man in a red jacket walking through the woods, covered in snow

The best hiking gear to gift from Benchmade, Smartwool, and more

Show a fellow hiker some love with our top 10 list of the best gift ideas that will make their next journey memorable and exciting.
Backcountry powder snowboarding Ben Kitching

Snowboarding gear gift guide: SMITH, Burton, 686, Dakine, and more

Whether you’re looking for snowboarding gifts or just want to treat yourself, we’ve compiled some top picks for the upcoming season.
Burton Custom X snowboard specs

Snowboard profiles, explained: How to pick the right snowboard, every time

Curious how to know if the snowboard you're looking at is right for you? Our snowboard profile guide will tell you how to pick the right board, every time.
Two skiers at Whistler Blackcomb ski resort

Ski trail ratings, explained (and why most ratings are actually BS)

While ski trail ratings provide guidance, they aren't absolute. The official rating guide shows how subjective the system is.
A group of friends posing with their snowboards and skis while standing in the snow.

The best way to travel with a snowboard or skis affordably

We have the way for you to travel to your snowy destination without having to haul those skis or snowboard along every step of the way.
An image of pickleball balls.

Pickleball paddles, shoes, and more: The best pickleball gifts you can get

Curious to learn more about a few of the best pickleball gifts? Read our gift giving guide that will impress any pickleball enthusiast in your life.
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Our favorite Montana ski resorts, ranked

Montana ski resorts have some of the best conditions in the world. They're all wonderful, and these are our favorites
Man riding an electric bike

The best electric bike options to make your commute or adventure greener

Cover long distances while staying green with our latest roundup of the best electric bikes, with each one promising a less-polluted commute or adventure.
A snowboarder hits a park feature on their freestyle snowboard.

Snowboards gift guide: Burton, Arbor, CAPiTA, and more for every skill level

Whether you're buying for the snowboarder in your life or creating your own list, our guide has all the best stuff — we guarantee
Right front three-quarter view of a Juiced Bikes Scrambler X2 parked on sand with ocean in the background.

Juiced Bikes updates the Scrambler X2, one of the original go-anywhere electric bike options

Juiced Bikes' Scrambler X2 is the most recent refresh of the solidly-built, go-anywhere e-bike that is fast, fun, and well-built.
A man looking through the Callaway 300 Pro laser rangefinder.

This Callaway laser rangefinder with slope measurement is 43% off

Add some precision to your golf game and some savings to your wallet with this deal on the Callaway 300 Pro laser rangefinder.
A man in a yellow GORE-TEX jacket walks past a lake

This is why your Gor-Tex jacket isn’t keeping you dry

Unbridled breathability just doesn't exist, so we take a look at the limitations of Gore-Tex, how it functions, and what you can do to help your jacket.
Snowboarding riding powder with red goggles

You need a great pair of ski or snowboarding goggles: Here’s why

We've got some compelling reasons why great ski or snowboarding goggles should be your next big snow sports purchase