Author Tracy Ross shares her personal photos and reflections from her trip to Nepal with Aubrey Sacco's family after the trekker's disappearance.
A durable, ultralight pack that's affordable.
Warren Miller athletes charge hard and reflect on Big Sky Country, their love for this space and the immense energy allotted to the people who reside in Montana.
Think outside the bag with this minimalist blanket from Brooks-Range.
More like “Twin Phallic.”
Fetch just got real.
To get the best answer for your question, I went to two BACKPACKER staffers who can relate: Jon Dorn and Ben Fullerton, both 6’6”. Here are a few of their three-season picks.
A built-in electric ignition system makes the Electron a great option for those on the go.
For being such a light stove, the Kinetic boasts some serious firepower.
Ultralight and rugged remote canister stove.
We asked guidebook writers, backpacker field scouts, landscape photographers, and other local experts nationwide to rule on the sweetest backcountry vista in their corner of the union.
Get a sneak peak of fall on this overnight in the northern Whites, where the leaves change early.
See across the Prairie State from 320-million-year-old sandstone outcrops.
Reader Report Jon Bausman takes you inside the latest in GPS navigation at the Summer OR Show, whether you're a purist seeking an inexpensive option or a tech-lover searching for the newest gadget.
Reader Reporter Shey Kiester quenches her thirst for new H20 accessories.
Reader Reporter Evan Pederson searches for what's new below the knee.
Reader Reporter Jon Bausman takes you inside the best ultralight, softshell, and technical hardshells for 2014.
Reader Reporter Shey Kiester shovels through duds for the best in women's digs.
Reader Reporter Jon Bausman finds that Tent City offers a field of tents for every adventurer.
Reader Reporter Whit Vogel sparks up conversations about 2014 backcountry cooking products.
Reader Reporter Shey Kiester gets down and dirty testing out the latest and greatest modes of transport.
Jon Bausman takes you inside for a first-timer's perspective on stand-up paddleboarding (SUP).
Magellan sponsors a geocaching treasure hunt and Evan searches for what's new at Day 0 of Outdoor Retailer.
We're taking four readers to the biggest outdoor show of the year so they can seek out the coolest gear.