​How To Make A First Aid Kit For Your Dog

Don't panic, but there's a good chance that, at some point during his life, the furry ball of chaos you love deeply is going to get himself hurt. Probably while doing something stupid. Luckily, performing first aid on your dog is as easy as doing it on a human. Here's how to prepare. » 11/26/14 12:05pm Yesterday 12:05pm

​The Gear That Helped Me Survive Camping With Bear Grylls

What clothes, boots, knives and backpacks does the editor of an adventure travel site fall back on when he's feeling intimidated? This is the best of the best, the stuff I took with me to go camping with Bear Grylls, and how it performed. Not all of it survived. » 11/20/14 8:08pm 11/20/14 8:08pm

​I Went Camping With Bear Grylls, And Survived

"Hey, you want to come camping with Bear?" That's a pretty random email to get on a Thursday morning, and it contained no other details. So, I said yes, packed a bag and hopped on a plane to New Mexico. Here's what happened over the next few days. » 11/20/14 2:43pm 11/20/14 2:43pm

​The Best Sleeping Pad For Every Camper

Believe it or not, outdoor sleeping pads can now be more comfortable than your bed at home. And all that comfort can come in a package smaller than your water bottle. Thanks to new materials and bonding technology, your old Boy Scout sleeping roll is totally obsolete. So what should you buy instead? » 11/18/14 12:32pm 11/18/14 12:32pm

Some of us do active things outside in exceptionally cold temperatures. -20F isn't rare in northern states or up in the mountains. Being outside for long periods of time or even overnight creates much greater insulation needs than going for a lunch break walk during the daytime. » 11/17/14 4:02pm 11/17/14 4:02pm

Lanyard-fired airbags are worthless. In an accident, such as hitting a car, you impact before separating from the bike, so the bag wouldn't fire. Alpinestars just announced TechAir Street, which is a sophisticated, genuinely protective airbag which uses sensors and computers to determine a crash is happening and… » 11/17/14 2:59pm 11/17/14 2:59pm

Actually, it's not a race bike. It's not legal for any established race classes in America or Europe and won't actually be a good drag bike, at least in "stock" form. And, at 525lbs, it won't be capable of putting in lap times competitive with 600s. » 11/14/14 9:00pm 11/14/14 9:00pm

​Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Outdoor Sleeping Pads

As important for keeping you warm at night as a sleeping bag and the difference between a good night's sleep and no sleep at all, sleeping pads are one of the most important things you can take with you outdoors. And, the latest generation is better than ever. Here's everything we learned about them while conducting… » 11/14/14 1:13pm 11/14/14 1:13pm