A profile of Justin Harris, who broke his leg and survived two days after a fall while canyoneering in Utah.
A profile of Danelle Ballengee, who fell 60 feet off a cliff while trail-running, which shattered her pelvis.
A profile of Brenna Fisch, who fell and broke her skull while hiking.
Editor-in-Chief Jon Dorn discusses the past, present, and future of mountaineering with Everest's All-Star Team.
A highly wicking baselayer from Polarmax.
A highly stuffable, lightweight puffy jacket from REI.
VIEWER DISCRETION ADVISED. Alaska wolves are prized for their pelts. Here, trapper and tanner Al Barrette skins a wolf and makes the case for continued hunting and trapping.
Take an abandoned wagon road near Boulder's Flatirons with Backpacker editors Jon Dorn and Anthony Cerretani in this trail profile.