How to Choose Solar Power Camping Equipment
Even the most off-the-grid adventurers rely on access to power to keep everything from phones to GPS watches running. Since the sun is the most...
Overlanding: A Beginner’s Guide
Interested in overlanding? Learn what it is, the gear you need, and other helpful information to get your tires off the pavement.
Remembering John Bresee (1966-2019)
Jim Holland celebrates the life of longtime friend and Backcountry co-founder John Bresee.
Gearhead Picks: Black Diamond Solution Harness
Looking for a climbing harness? A Backcountry Gearhead talks about why the Black Diamond Solution Harness is his favorite.
Gearhead Picks: Oru Bay ST Kayak
Folding kayaks save space and are easy to transport. Here’s why the Oru Bay ST Kayak is this Backcountry Gearhead’s favorite.
Gearhead Picks: Dakine Hot Laps 5L Hip Pack
Hip packs are ideal for short mountain bike rides. A Backcountry shares why the Dakine Hot Laps 5L Hip Pack is his favorite.
Gearhead Picks: NEMO Stargaze
A Backcountry Gearhead shares why the NEMO Stargaze Recliner Camp Chair makes any campsite more comfortable.
Gearhead Picks: ENO DoubleNest
A Backcountry Gearhead shares why he brings the ENO DoubleNest Two-Person Hammock on all his adventures.
Gearhead Picks: Osprey Talon
Want one daypack to do everything? A Backcountry Gearhead talks about why he uses the Osprey Talon 22L Backpack on all his adventures.
Gearhead Picks: Jetboil Flash
A Backcountry Gearhead shares the features that make the Jetboil Flack Backpacking Stove her favorite.
Mental Training for Rock Climbing
Climbing guide Adam Mitchell introduces the Warrior’s Way, mental training for rock climbing to improve your climbing performance.
Austin, Texas, is an unexpected mecca for outdoor adventures. Get the rundown on Austin and the three best adventures to pursue.