Home Page
Expert Help

Trip Report: Mountain Biking Death Road in Bolivia

Adventurous mountain bikers flock to the Yungas Road, or Death Road, outside La Paz, Bolivia, to test their skills and nerve. Get the full Trip...

Trip Report: Hiking in Jasper National Park

With a quintessential mountain landscape, Jasper National Park is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts and adventurous travelers. Read through our guide...

Trip Report: Squamish: The Ultimate Rock-Climbing Destination

What sets Squamish rock climbing apart from other world-class climbing destinations? It’s got something for just about every type of climber. Find...

Trip Report: Rock Climbing in Railay Thailand

Formed by ancient coral reefs, the breathtaking crags that the Railay/Krabi rock climbing scene is famous for are the result of millions of years...

Trip Report: Mountain Biking in Zermatt, Switzerland

If you’ve ever looked at a photo of the Matterhorn and thought, “I bet the mountain biking there is amazing,” you’d be right. Read our full guide...

Trekking the 2019 Fjällräven Classic

Discover how Backcountry Gearheads go above and beyond to get you the right gear for your next adventure—and even invite customers on adventures...

A Life Outside

Some towns just do it better. Here’s our five best outdoor towns and cities that prioritize time in nature.

Gearhead Adventures: A Southern Utah Photography Trip

Backcountry Gearhead Ryan Anderson and his sister adventured through Southern Utah, cameras in hand. Here are the places they visited along the way.

Gearhead Adventures: Bowron Lake Canoe Circuit, BC

Backcountry Gearhead Hailey Terry paddled the 72-mile long Bowron Lake Canoe Circuit in four days. Here’s her story.

Trip Report: Escape to the Lost Coast

The Lost Coast of California is one of the most rural and rugged locations in the country. Find out where to eat, sleep and what to do with your...

Beat Burnout by Traveling More

Feeling exhausted, cynical about your job, and professionally ineffective? It may be time to hit the road.

Park Rat Turned Paralympic Racer

A National Ability Center Success Story