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Go Light, Cook Right

For seasoned backpackers, there’s a science to trailside cooking when you’re miles from the creature comforts of home.

Find Your Why

We follow elite runner Eric LiPuma as he overcomes adversity during the Leadville Trail 100 Run.

Long Day Out

Backcountry GM Will Sladek on the Leadville 100, and the harsh merger of theory and practice.

The Wildland Firefighters

More than two million acres of land across the US are reported as having active fires. Backcountry spoke to the men and women who are out on the...

The Ultimate Adventure Companions

Stories and tips from Backcountry employees, ambassadors, and our community on getting outside with your dogs.

Hooked on Ultrarunning

Backcountry Ambassador Tara Warren reflects on her journey from non-runner to ultrarunner and shares her trail running tips.