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Dear 'Outside Magazine': It's A Good Thing More People Are Hiking

Sarah O'Malley | Posted 01.11.2016 | Media
Sarah O'Malley

If some one read or saw Wild and got inspired to outfit themselves and take to a trail that is a good thing. That is one more person exploring the benefits of an enhanced relationship with the natural world. Does it really matter what inspired them to do it?

Dear Chattanooga, it's time to take the Stairs

John Malik | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
John Malik

Recently my friends (at least I thought we were friends) at Outside Magazine compiled a list of the best cities in the United States. The best cities ...

Jon Krakauer Offers New Theory on How Chris McCandless Died

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 04.14.2015 | Books
Alaska Dispatch News

Author Jon Krakauer posted "How Chris McCandless Died: An Update" Wednesday at The New Yorker online with the fifth theory he has put forward since 1993 to justify his claim that the young man did not die of reckless behavior but of poisoning.

How To Save Money Flying to the Best Ski Resorts | Posted 03.01.2015 | Travel

Ski season is upon us, but any avid skier knows that traveling to the best ski resorts can be expensive. If you do your research, you can find great deals on lift tickets and resort passes. However, scoring a deal on flights to your favorite winter destination can be trickier.

The 16 Best Small Towns In America Are Making The Case Against Big City Living

The Huffington Post | Samantha Toscano | Posted 08.28.2014 | HuffPost Home

With all the hustle, bustle, glitz and glamour you could ever want, urban centers are hard to pass up. But for the 1.5 million readers who casted thei...

The 10 Best Towns For Active Travelers

Posted 08.12.2013 | Travel

For the third year in a row, Outside Magazine has polled readers on their favorite towns across America. Last year, the magazine ranked the ten best r...

Is Boulder The ‘Best Town Ever?’

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.09.2011 | Denver

Outside Magazine thinks that Boulder is at least a contender for “Best Town Ever,” naming Colorado’s much beloved college town a finalist in its...

Tim Hetherington's Last Interview | Posted 06.21.2011 | Media

Yesterday morning we received news that award-winning photojournalist and Outside contributor Tim Hetherington was killed by a rocket propelled grenad...

Shooting From the Hip

David Frey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
David Frey

Born without legs, Montana author and photographer Kevin Michael Connolly is use to all eyes being on him. But in his latest project, Connolly turns the focus around on others.

BFD! Magazine Defends Photoshhopped Lance Armstrong Cover

Huffington Post | Lindsay Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Outside Magazine feels no remorse about their photoshopped cover featuring Lance Armstrong. Armstrong was definitely not pleased with the text "38. B...

Lance Armstrong SLAMS Photoshopped Magazine Cover

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Lance Armstrong is unhappy with his latest magazine cover appearance. The seven-time Tour de France champion graces the front of the latest issue of O...

Travels with Wells Tower, or Another Reason Why Magazines Should Hire More Fiction Writers

Joshuah Bearman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Joshuah Bearman

Travel writing is mostly bad. It's partly the fault of the form. Sometimes, quality sneaks in. And every so often the glossies still let Paul Theroux into the works so as to keep their bonafides burnished.

Which Colorado Ski Resorts Made Outside Magazine's List Of North America's Best?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Outside Magazine has released its annual list of North America's 16 Best Ski Resorts with five Colorado resorts making the list. Silverton placed at...

Colorado Springs Named Healthiest City In Country By Outside Magazine

KRDO NewsChannel 13 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS - Outside Magazine has ranked Colorado Springs the most health city in the nation. The magazine's article described the term healthy...

The Abandonment of Gerard McDonnell

Freddie Wilkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Freddie Wilkinson

It is readily clear that the media owes the family, friends, and loved-ones of Gerard MacDonnell an apology for so misrepresenting his memory. As someone who's written about K2 a lot, I include myself as being partly to blame.

Heroes in Fine Print

Freddie Wilkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Freddie Wilkinson

Some extraordinary acts of bravery and selflessness did occur on K2 -- you just might have to read the fine print to hear about it.