Events — Kevin Linderman

Outdoor Retailer: The snow demos

A lot of important business gets done on the Outdoor Retailer trade show floor. But the real fun is had, well... outdoors. Our founder and CEO got to see that for himself.

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ClimbStewart Moore

New to ice climbing? Check out these ice fests.

Ice climbing festivals are the easiest way for newbies to get into our favorite sport. In this piece, Stewart Moore rounds up six of his personal favorites.

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WellnessMatt Minich

America’s 4 best Turkey Trots

Not all turkey trots are created equal. In this piece, Matt Minich rounds up four races that take the Thanksgiving tradition to the next level.

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CycleKevin Linderman

Interview: Is the 24-hour race doomed?

Twenty-four hour mountain bike races are fading in popularity. Kathy Duryea wants to save them.

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EnduranceJan Bennett

Why I biked 327 miles to Burning Man

Struggling with boredom, depression, and a general sense of unease? Giant Jan Bennett prescribes a six-day bikepack through the desert.

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Around the web — Conde Nast Traveler

Columbia just posted the ultimate dream job

Columbia's new "directors of toughness" will spend nine months touring the world and testing gear. And they'll get paid to do it.

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CycleSeth Beckton

Photo Essay: Snowmass Demo Days

Giant Seth Beckton shares photos from this year's Snowmass Demo Days.

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AlpineRoxanne Trujillo

GoPro Mountain Games: DockDogs With The Dutch Army

The DockDogs event at the GoPro Mountain Games is likely the biggest splash of all the events from this past weekend.

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CycleDevon Balet

Fat Bike World Championships

Crested Butte, Colorado has long known to be a mega center for bike culture. Bicycles and riding them is an ingrained part of the small mountain town in South Western Colorado. The original Mountain Bike Hall of fame was on Crested Butteā€™s main street, Elk Avenue and it is known as one of the birthplaces …

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AlpineDevon Balet

Sneak Peek at the 2016 Winter Outdoor Retailer Show

Get an exclusive look at five of the latest and greatest products being released by your favorite brands in 2016. From tents to sunglasses, we've got the gear you need to make the most out of your next adventure.

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