5 hidden natural getaways on the U.S. east coast

Great Falls of the Potomac River, Washington DC

Yosemite. Yellowstone. The Everglades. When it comes to natural places where we can escape on vacation, we all know about the big boys. National Parks get the attention of glossy magazines, while state parks are generally for locals “in the know.” Even then, most state parks can become crowded with family cookouts and RVs during […]

A beautiful collection of fall photos

We asked our team and our readers for fun fall photos, and these are the awesome shots that came in! Whether it be beautiful foliage, homemade soups, or cyclorcross racing, autumn makes for some wonderful photos! Add yours to our gallery by liking us and submitting it on Facebook.

Awesome rescue dog learns to enjoy base jumping trips

Cajun the rescue base dog

Cajun was found abandoned at 3 months old. She was adopting by some loving and thrill-seeking owners who realized she was quite nimble navigating the craggy Utah desert. It took a year of training, but Cajun has learned how to navigate a 30-minte hike to reunite with her owners at the car after they do some base jumping. Check out her awesome video.

Petzl’s rechargeable CORE headlamp battery

Petzl CORE rechargeable headlamp battery

Every now and then a product comes along that utterly defines sustainability. Petzl, a popular outdoor sports company, has created one such product in the CORE rechargeable battery for their headlamps. Somehow Petzl figured out how to turn this rechargeable battery into a nexus of eco-friendliness, convenience, and marketability.

Hi-Tec reveals new eco- friendly Retro Enviro boot

Hi-Tec Retro Enviro Mid WP Black Graphite

With the upcoming Retro Enviro around-town type boot joining the Altitude Enviro hiking boot, Hi-Tec is proving that the truly are rapidly becoming THE provider if green footwear. Which makes sense given their tag line, “Inspired by life.”