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Ah, the great outdoors. Don’t let a lack of experience keep you from enjoying it. We’ve got gear suggestions, guides, and how-tos for aspiring adventurers and seasoned explorers alike. Camping, hiking, and survival essentials are our focus, but we also touch on activities like snow sports, off-roading, and extreme experiences, as well as general fitness and exercise.

Golf resort

These are the absolute best golf resorts in the world

Are you thinking about planning a luxurious golfing trip? These are just a few of the best golf resorts in the world.
Steak on the grill

This is the best wood for grilling and smoking, according to an expert

Couple camping with cooler and beer

How to clean a cooler that’s smelly, moldy, or stained to get ready for summer

Pedaling a mountain bike up a hill is harder than going down. Riders coming down should stop.

Every rider should know these mountain bike climbing basics

A Bean Stock 2.0 ultralight travel trailer being towed down a wooded trail by a new Ford Bronco.

Hitch up with the 7 best off-road trailers ready to take you anywhere in 2024

Ocean hole at Pebble Beach Golf Links

Round up your golf buddies — these are the best golf trips in the U.S.

Alligator in a swamp

How to escape and survive an alligator attack

Pickup truck with travel trailer

6 RV camper styles perfect for every family and budget

A bear bag hanging from a tree branch

Everyone needs to know how to hang a bear bag, including you

Two bison in a field

How to avoid a bison attack this summer (and any time of the year)

The new Audi eMTB e-bike

Audi has a new eMTB, and it’s looking as phenomenal as their cars

A rider on a Ryvid Outset electric motorcycle in Vapor Grey on a city street under an overpass.

Ryvid’s Outset electric motorcycle launches with an unexpected low price

A gorgeous view of an empty golf course.

How many acres is a golf course?

How many acres is a golf course? We'll take a swing at how much land it takes to bring you a round of golf.
Man chopping a tree

How to fell a tree with an axe – the steps and tips you need

Whether you need to gather firewood, get rid of problem trees, or become a better outdoorsman, here's how to fell a tree with an axe.
A group of friends playing golf.

What is an executive golf course?

What is an executive golf course? It's a must when you only have a few hours on a Saturday instead of a whole day, but you'd like to get a few swings in.
Three Outside Van camper vans parked in the desert.

The best camper vans for adventurous luxury living in the great outdoors

The best camper vans go way beyond those Insta-famous vanlife rigs with swanky interiors, high-tech amenities, and off-road features ready to take you anywhere.
best golf rangefinders garmin rangefinder in use

From Nikon to Bushnell: The 10 best golf rangefinders in 2024

The best golf rangefinders will help your golf game's accuracy. They act like an informational gun, just point and shoot to learn how far away something is.
A person hitting a shot on the golf course.

Tee up at the best golf resorts in the U.S.

The only thing better than playing golf is doing it again the next day. Here's where that comes naturally: At the best golf resorts in the land.
A picture of the Yosemite Valley during Spring Time

Yosemite National Park is getting a new glamping site with the luxuries you want

Under Canvas, a popular glamping company, is bringing new accomodations to Yosemite National Park.
Outdoorsman's Hot Toddy

6 easy camping cocktails to shake your post-hike thirst

The secret to making great camping cocktails while you're far from home is keeping it simple and delicious. Here are the best cocktails you can try.
Man swinging a golf club

Perfect your swing: The 7 best golf alignment sticks in 2024

Let's face it, your golf swing isn't perfect. And even if it is good, you can improve it. One of our favorite ways to do so is to with golf alignment sticks.
Several mountain biking water bottles

The 3 best ways to stay hydrated while mountain biking

Staying hydrated while mountain biking is essential. Here are the 3 best ways to do it
A solo stove popcorn maker placed over a solo stove standalone fire pit

Forget s’mores: Solo Stove has a new camping-ready popcorn maker

The new Solo Stove Popcorn Maker simplifies the process of preparing a popular campfire snack with it's compact and efficient design. Let's take a look.
Vanspeed California Coast camper van parked in a parking lot.

Vanspeed’s California Coast camper van is built for bold coastal adventures

The all-new Vanspeed California Coast camper van features a sleek, coastal-inspired interior, plus enough space inside and out for your favorite adventure gear.
A golfer using the Callaway golf club brush.

Keep your irons and woods cean: The 7 best golf brushes

Dirty golf clubs will slowly deteriorate you clubs and golf bag and will even make your shots inconsistent. Use one of these golf club brushes to clean yours.
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Act fast to join the lottery for the coolest Great Smoky Mountains experience

Whoever you are, the synchronous firefly display at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is unforgettable.
Skiers on Mountain Quail at Telluride Colorado

These are the best ski resorts in North America, according to actual skiers

OnTheSnow released its Best Overall Ski Resort for 2024, along with winners across several categories. So, which North American resort took home top honors?
The Callaway Golf Ball Retriever for Water in action.

From Callaway to Prowithlin: The 7 best golf ball retrievers in 2024

For all those times your ball ends up under a thorny bush, in the water, or anywhere else off the beaten path, you're going to need a golf ball retriever.
Person camping on a river using a one person tent

The ultimate guide to choosing the perfect one-person tent for your next outing

Ready to commit to the one-person tent life but don't know where to start your search? Here's the lowdown on what makes any one-person tent great.
Someone about to take a swing at a golf ball.

The 6 best golf club sets for beginners in 2024

We take a look at the best golf club sets for any situation and budget, including newbies and those who want to invest in more.
A professional skier makes a jump-drop from a high cliff against the blue sky leaving a trail of snow powder in the mountains. Caucasian ridge in the background. Photo from the slopes of Mount Elbrus. The concept of extreme sports and recreation in the mountains in winter. Copy the space

REI sale: Up to 60% off ski and snowboard gear and clothing

REI has a huge sale on plenty of ski and snowboarding gear with big discounts to check out. Here are our favorites.
The Izzo Swami 6000 golf GPS device attached to a man's belt.

The best golf GPS devices for tracking your game in 2024

Want to know the exact distance to the pin from the sand pit on hole 7? Try one of the best golf GPS devices, which come in handheld and smartwatch forms.
A Dessert Tan Juiced Bikes JetCurrent Pro e-bike parked on a dirt road with low vegetation hills in the background.

Juiced Bikes JetCurrent Pro: Fast e-bike brand takes performance to new level

Juiced Bikes recently introduced the JetCurrent Pro, a folding e-bike that pushes the category's traditional standards to near moped level.
The Big Green Egg Chiminea.

Big Green Egg brings back a fan-favorite item for a limited time

The updated Big Green Egg Chiminea wows to celebrate 50 years in business, and it will take a gathering around the fire to a new level.
Mount Mansfield's Alpine Tundra

This is what it’s like to snowboard down Vermont’s highest peak

Mount Mansfield is the highest peak in Vermont, offering amazing sights and untouched snow. Here's what it's like to snowboard from the top of Vermont.
A campfire.

Camping hacks: Is Vaseline the secret to an incredible campfire?

Is this common household item the ticket to an incredible campfire? Here's everything you need to know. 
Coast Model 1 solar electric travel trailer/RV parked near a pond.

Coast’s all-new Model 1 solar electric trailer is a luxe, off-grid-ready stunner

Coast's all-new Model 1 is a luxurious, solar-powered travel trailer designed to take you just about anywhere without having to leave your gadgets behind.
Man building a campfire in front of a Winnebago Ekko Springer camper van.

Camper van vs Class B RV: How to choose which to buy for your outdoor adventures

Do you need a Class B RV, or a camper van? Do you know the differences between the two? We tell you all you need to know
Date and cashew bars

How to make nutritious and delicious trail snacks: Your DIY guide

Learn how to make healthy trail snacks that will fuel you for long days of trekking or overnight hikes.
A campfire pot hanger holds a kettle over a stone circle

Campfire cooking: This is the absolute best way to make a pot hanger

There are many ways to hang a campfire cooking pot, but this adjustable pot hanger lets you adjust the heat exposure and go from boil to simmer.
A person hiking

Dust off your gear, it’s time to hit the trail: The spring hiking tips you need

Embrace the rainy weather and muddy terrain with these springtime hiking tips, as well as what to pack for a fun and successful hike.
Sunset at the Continental Divide in Colorado Rocky Mountains

The best long-distance bike trails across the U.S.

Bikepacking is a self-supported trip in which participants spend days, weeks, or even years traveling across regions, countries, and continents via bicycle.
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From $350 to $1,399: The 5 best outdoor pizza ovens in 2024

If you're thinking about buying an outdoor pizza oven but you're currently overwhelmed by all of the options, you should check out our recommendations here.
Man on bike in Apple watch

Garmin, Seiko, G-SHOCK, and more: Our picks for best outdoor watches in 2024

The best outdoor watches for men include brands like Apple, G-Shock, Garmin, Seiko, and Hamilton
A man soaking in a natural tub outside of an RV during dusk with a mountain range behind him.

Calm camping is officially the trend for summer 2024

Camping trends are redefining traditional approaches to escaping into the great outdoors. This study highlights the 3 most prominent trends this summer.
grand canyon national park bright angel trail view bright angel lodge

The most popular Grand Canyon trail reopens this week

The Grand Canyon National Park has announced the much-anticipated reopening of Bright Angel Trail and others set for April 15, 2024.
Camper van outfitted with Super Pacific's CloudCap pop-up roof tent parked among a stand of trees.

This rooftop tent kit will turn your van into a pop-top camper for about $12K

Super Pacific's clever CloudCap pop-up tent kit expands your van's living space by converting the unused roof space into a legit "bedroom" with a view.
Two men fly-fishing in a river.

You’ll soon be able to fish year-round at Yellowstone National Park

Great news for anglers! Yellowstone National Park is expanding the fishing season to offer year-round access in two popular locations within the park.
Side view of a Remote Vans camper van with its sliding door open.

Remote Vans drops 3 new camper van models designed for luxury living on the road

With Starlink internet, premium appliances, a hot water shower, and a beefy power system, this van is built for living, working, and traveling almost anywhere.
Rock climbing outside

11 best climbing documentaries to get you pumped for your next adventure

Whether you’re waiting to visit your local crag or are looking to travel to a remote climbing destination, these docs are sure to fill you with inspiration.