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Planning A National Parks Trip

From where and when to go, to how to plan, Renee Hahnel takes us through planning for the ultimate national parks trip.

How A Winter Kit Made The Perfect Trip

Gearheads are Backcountry’s outdoor experts, gear enthusiasts, and customer service team.

A Setup That Steps Up

Gearhead Alex connects a fellow Midwestern skier with the gear to get outside.

At Treeline with The Black Foxes

The first meet-up of The Black Foxes, a collective of Black cyclists and outdoors people.

The Roundup

Backcountry’s monthly roundup of the best from the backcountry and beyond.

Winter Backpacking 101

Making the jump to an all-season backpacker requires extra skills and gear. Here’s what you need to know to safely backpack in the winter.

Tips & Tricks for Surviving Winter in a Van

Adventurer Ali Lev provides her tried and true techniques for staying warm and comfortable all year long.

Fishing for the Right Raft

Gearheads are Backcountry’s outdoor experts, gear enthusiasts, and customer service team.

3 Nonprofits to Support This Giving Tuesday

These three nonprofits help support our mission of connecting people to their outdoor passions.

Sweet Tea and Skiing PC

Backcountry Gearhead Ashleigh McClary shares her story of connecting people to the outdoors.

Public Trust

Patagonia's Head of Environmental Activism, Hans Cole, answers our community's questions about their new film.