Author: Justin Housman

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Meet the Dude Who Turned the Western States From Horse Race to Foot Race

Meet the Dude Who Turned the Western States From Horse Race to Foot Race

The Western States endurance race is one of the most-cherished ultra runs in the world. Famously, it began as a horse race until in 1972 a [...]
Mellon Foundation Grants $13 Million to Tell National Park Stories

Mellon Foundation Grants $13 Million to Tell National Park Stories

Last year alone, national park properties recorded nearly 300 million visitors. That’s more than twice the population of Japan descending on th [...]
We’re Testing Out The Pakmule Cargo Carrier—Whaddya Want to Know?

We’re Testing Out The Pakmule Cargo Carrier—Whaddya Want to Know?

I’ve had a Pakmule carrier in the garage for awhile now, but haven’t really had a chance to use it yet as [...]
Be the Envy of the Overlanding Instagram Set With This Suzuki Jimny

Be the Envy of the Overlanding Instagram Set With This Suzuki Jimny

You can’t get the new Jimnys in the USA, sadly, but this puppy is already street and trail legal (at least [...]
Thousand’s ‘Chapter’ Bike Helmet Can Run Errands and Mountains

Thousand’s ‘Chapter’ Bike Helmet Can Run Errands and Mountains

Maybe it’s a small thing but I don’t like wearing my mud-splattered, aggressive-looking mountain bike helmets when riding leisurely through [...]
A New Outdoor TV Show We’re Looking Forward to Watching

A New Outdoor TV Show We’re Looking Forward to Watching

PBS is soon to launch a new 6-part series we’re stoked to see. It’s called “America Outdoors With Baratunde Thurston.” Thurston is a writer [...]
Fools In the Rain, A Thoroughly Enjoyable Scottish Adventure

Fools In the Rain, A Thoroughly Enjoyable Scottish Adventure

Details are scant. Fools, we’re told from the title, are camping and boating and generally adventuring, in Scotland. There’s rain, we know [...]
The Rough Stuff Fellowship, Revisited

The Rough Stuff Fellowship, Revisited

They rode the impossible with pluck, style, and nothing electronic. Source Link [...]
Why Sometimes Just Finding Silence is Enough

Why Sometimes Just Finding Silence is Enough

We can’t believe this, but another outdoors media outlet has published an article saying music played loudly on speakers in the backcountry is [...]
Norman Baker Steered Reed Rafts Clear Across the Atlantic—Twice

Norman Baker Steered Reed Rafts Clear Across the Atlantic—Twice

There’s an almost irresistible romance to it. Thor Heyerdahl’s theory that the fantastic civilizations and architectural wonders of Central and [...]
‘Fire of Love’ Is One Hot Love Story

‘Fire of Love’ Is One Hot Love Story

French scientists Katia and Maurice Krafft were lovers of each other and volcanoes. The latter love affair ended their lives, but they pro [...]
Speaking of Hot, Here’s Your New Car Camper Love, the Renault Le Car Van

Speaking of Hot, Here’s Your New Car Camper Love, the Renault Le Car Van

I don’t speak much French and I read even less so I can’t tell you a whole lot about what this ad says, but I will do my best to translate: “Bu [...]
Are These Pursuits Worth the Risk of Death?

Are These Pursuits Worth the Risk of Death?

What seems like a risk for some may be a walk in the park for others, true, but also, as Jeremy Jones says in this trailer, a no fall zone [...]
How ‘Green’ Is an Electric Truck Compared to Gas Cars?

How ‘Green’ Is an Electric Truck Compared to Gas Cars?

The country likely hit peak sales of gas-burning cars in 2017. The next two years saw car sales decline, then plummet after Covid. Except EVs. [...]
Am I a Man? Or a Tree?

Am I a Man? Or a Tree?

Is this a dude hallucinating or a tree having an existential crisis? Source Link [...]
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