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This season, the company hid a secret message on one of its products—and the internet just noticed.
Order comes after National Guard rescued more than 207 campers from the Creek Fire.
Fires have already ripped through California’s oldest state park.
Local firefighters and search and rescue teams rescued the man in a nine-hour operation.
Neck gaiters have become popular DIY face coverings for runners and hikers. But researchers designing equipment for testing masks found some evidence that not only do common models not work as well as other options, there's even a chance they could be "counterproductive."
Victim flown to hospital after incident at crowded lake.
Tribe hopes to protect vulnerable populations by blocking crowds from the park's eastern entrance.
Each week BACKPACKER Get Out More TV will be giving away a backpacking prize pack to one lucky winner.
With non-essential visits banned until at least July 21, some visitors are using a loophole to get to the country’s national parks.
Citing cost of litigation, builders call off project just three weeks after Supreme Court ruled in its favor.
Our sibling brand, The Voice, is here to give you a peek behind the curtain of the gear makers that you love.
Series A funding allows Pocket Outdoor Media to expand its active lifestyle business to over 20 new media businesses including Yoga Journal, SKI, Climbing, BACKPACKER and Warren Miller Entertainment.
Weather, an ankle injury, and hordes of ticks weren’t enough to stop pro ultrarunner from finishing his 1,147-mile feat.
A new digital event hopes to increase Black people's visibility in the outdoors—and inspire more to hit the trail.
Justices allow permit to stand in 7-2 decision.
Search claimed at least five lives over the past decade.
They're fighting the good fight to create a more welcoming and racially just outdoor community.