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How to Build the Ultimate Shot Ski

Liftopia | Posted 08.11.2014 | HuffPost Home
Liftopia

This particular instrument of revelry (or torture, depending on your height) is possibly the second best use for a ski and an excellent way to immortalize those classic boards that you just can't seem to part with.

12 Totally Useless Travel Gadgets

Orbitz.com | Posted 08.12.2014 | Travel
Orbitz.com

These travel items that are certain to make someone's next adventure a little more entertaining (at least for the person sitting next to you on your flight).

Buying Skis: Sidecut and Turn Radius Explained

Liftopia | Posted 07.23.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

Understanding sidecut, turn radius, and other measurements found on ski specs will help you choose the right pair for your style of skiing.

10 Ways to Repurpose Your Ski Gear

Liftopia | Posted 07.09.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

There comes a time in every skier and snowboarder's life where you have to say goodbye to the ones you love. Maybe it's the 10 year-old Volant Machetes that lasted through the good times and are now relegated to late-season rock runs.

Sport to Street: Workout Clothes You Can Wear Anywhere

The Active Times | Posted 08.04.2014 | Style
The Active Times

It's every fit girl's dilemma: without having to orchestrate an entire outfit change, how can I dress gym-ready but still look sophisticated enough fo...

5 Essential Pieces of Camping Gear You Should Never Leave Home Without

The Active Times | Posted 08.02.2014 | Travel
The Active Times

When it comes to style, there's the bare bones, man-versus-nature survival trip, there's "glamping" or glamorous camping -- and then there's everything in between. The term camping covers a wide array of comfort levels and there's plenty of gear to choose from regardless of your approach to camping.

The Best Flip-Flops and Sandals of 2014

The Active Times | Posted 07.30.2014 | Style
The Active Times

When you think of active footwear, you probably don't immediately think of flip-flops and sandals. Running sneakers, trail running shoes and hiking boots come to mind, but the minimalist summer wear that treads sandy beaches and muddy riverbanks often gets forgotten.

5 Game Changing Skis for 2014

Liftopia | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

With every new ski season comes new technologies that promise to let you skip the bunny hill and fly down the slopes in bigger and cooler ways.

The Faithful Shopper: Mountain Magic

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 09.28.2013 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Hard as it is for some of us water babies to believe, not everyone heads straight for a beach during the summer. Others prefer to spend their time exp...

Last-Minute Travel Gift Guide

Karen Loftus | Posted 12.23.2012 | Travel
Karen Loftus

From tech toys to fashion-forward gear and on-the-go gifts that tackle health and wellness while away, this guide covers all lifestyle aspects for the travel savvy.

PHOTOS: 10 Great Stocking Stuffers For Independent Travelers

BootsnAll | Posted 02.01.2012 | Travel
BootsnAll

We've compiled a list of great gifts that won't bust your budget and are small enough to fit in a stocking.

Outlier: Gear For Both Big City And Friday Night Lights

Thrillist | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Thrillist

Finding clothes that mesh performance-enhancing athletic function with urbane sophistication is tough, a truth discovered all too quickly by anyone ...

Beasts of Burden: The Best Backpacks for 2 Hours - or 2 Months

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Avital Andrews

Whether you're headed out for a sunset stroll or a multi-month slog on the Appalachian Trail, you'll want to shoulder the latest in comfortable, Earth-minded packs.

Why Jessica Biel is Climbing Kilimanjaro without Justin Timberlake

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joseph B. Treaster

It was stories like that, said Mr. Zemedkun's son, the singer-song writer Kenna, that inspired him to organize an expedition of Hollywood entertainers and others to climb the highest mountain in Africa.

Jessic Biel and Pals Climbing Kilimanjaro to Highlight Unsafe Drinking Water

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joseph B. Treaster

Kenna was born in Ethiopia in East Africa and came to the United States with his parents when he was three. Africa is the part of the world where the most people are struggling with unhealthy drinking water.