August 25, 2016
10 Tips for the Burning Man Newbie premium
Sweet. You’ve decided, for the first time, to go to Burning Man in late August with 69,999 of your closest friends. Now you get to plan for your virgin trip. Seasoned Burners have found plenty of ways to simplify their journey “home.” But if you’re venturing into the desert for the first time, there are […]
August 5, 2016
The Five Best Rivers in the U.S. for Tubing premium
Sometimes it’s nice to just sit back and let the river do all the work. Tubing is a relaxing way to cool off in the summer heat, enjoy a scenic river view, and spend time with friends in the outdoors. Bring a cooler and some drinks along and it’s a movable party in the water. […]
July 30, 2016
How to Plan a Hut-to-Hut Backpacking Trip in the White Mountains premium
It’s no secret that the White Mountains of New Hampshire hold some of the very best hiking in the state. And one of the most iconic and memorable experiences you can have in these mountains is backpacking the eight Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC) huts along 56+ miles of the Appalachian Trail (AT). It’s the perfect […]
July 27, 2016
The French Broad River Pub Float premium
During the full blaze of a southeastern summer day, tubing the brewery-packed French Broad River is the holy grail of outdoor adventure, blending cold beer with a lazy day on the river better than the country top-40 countdown. Cradled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville, NC, is a small city that packs a big […]
July 23, 2016
The Five Best Camping Spots in Colorado premium
The KELTY headquarters in based in Boulder, CO and as soon as it gets warm out, and the snow begins to melt, we are hitting the hills to find new locations to pitch a tent and go. While new adventures are always amazing, there is something pretty wonderful about returning to the same places. We decided […]
July 19, 2016
Digital Detox: How to Disconnect From Technology While Adventuring premium
When was the last time you really unplugged? A whole weekend without texts, emails, or social media, just you—and maybe a group of friends—in the great outdoors? In our hyper-digital world, an experience like this is increasingly rare. When we get outside, our ever-present gadgets—even in airplane mode—are often helpful tools. They function as GPS […]