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Avalanche Safety with the UAC

Educators and Forecasters from the Utah Avalanche Center share their knowledge to help us prepare for backcountry travel this winter.

Public Trust

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

A Letter from the CEO

A Letter from the CEO

Caring For YOUR GORE-TEX® Garments

With field-proven durability, GORE-TEX wateproof and breathable outerwear—like the Cottonwood jacket and bibs of Backcountry’s new Winter Pursuit...

8 Reasons To Try Tele Skiing

Tele skiing combines elements of alpine and Nordic skiing. Discover how to telemark ski this winter.

What Every Hiker Should Know

Planning a day hike can be a little intimidating when first starting out. These are the top things you need to factor into your planning.

Adventure Story: Abbi Hearne

Glacier trekking, ice climbing, canyoneering, and pack rafting come together for an epic multi-sport adventure in Alaska.

A First-Timer’s Guide to Bikepacking

While many people are getting onto a bike for the first time, just as many experienced roadies are discovering the joy of taking their rigs...

The Flip Side: Volume 17

Stories to Keep You Outdoor-Inspired in Our New Normal 

A Runner’s Guide to Climbing

Your Race is Cancelled: What Next? 

The Flip Side: Volume 16

Stories to Keep You Outdoor-Inspired in Our New Normal