Misadventures is hitting Barnes & Noble bookstores nationwide this month! You can find the brand-new summer issue in the magazine aisle: To celebrate, we’re doing two weeks of giveaways (from July 11 – July 24)! The swag up for grabs includes some of the kickass gear featured in the issue, plus other items from our incredible partners: Adidas Terrex …

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It’d been a while since we’d heard from our UK ambassador, Jessie Tuckman. Turns out, she was on a surf trip to Tenerife. If you handle jealousy well, check out this video chronicling her voyage by Adam Laister.

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The sunshine has won over the dark, the jean shorts are out of the closet, and fair-weather outdoor lovers are running for the mountains: it’s summertime. Forget wondering which radical adventure will consume your summer or where your next unique Instagram post will be. Wherever you are and no matter the radness, it comes down …

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The narratorial voice of Welcome To The Goddamn Ice Cube is as cold as the title suggests, and as cold as the place Blair Braverman, our guide and author, keeps coming back to. Malangen, Norway is a small spit of land north of the arctic circle (“north of the moral circle,” one leering man tells …

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It’s time once again to put on my gear-testing hat, or, in this case, my gear testing shoes. I tried out Arc’teryx’s new Arakys Approach Shoes in a variety of scrambles and scrabbles, and my feet felt just splendid. First of all, for those naysayers, approach shoes are a great invention. They can’t replace your …

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Just in time for the beach and early summer showers, Live Out There sent us Mountain Hardwear’s Urbanite II Jacket. If you haven’t heard of it, Live Out There is an online outdoors store and community that blends guides, stories, gear, and environmental activism. Besides finding the latest (vetted) gear for whatever you’re doing, you’ll …

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Stay hydrated this summer with a brand-new Hydro Flask! We’re partnering with Hydro Flask to give away a Wide Mouth water bottle, recently redesigned with a flexible cap and delicious new summer colors! (Seriously, though. Color options include “kiwi,” “mango,” “mint,” “citron,” and “plum” — how do the folks at Hydro Flask expect us to resist taking a bite? Guess we’ll have to …

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Wow. Usually, portable Bluetooth speakers are like pizza by the slice — always a good idea, but also always a little underwhelming.  Not so with the Big Turtle Shell from Outdoor Tech! Consider us fully whelmed. It sounds great. Period. Well-balanced sound, bass response and all — and it’s loud! The Turtle Shell also has …

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Part 2 of 4 Kaiku is an audio-visual project which was started in 2012. The project combines words, images, and video with original compositions and natural sound recordings from the Baltic Sea area. This is the second article in a four-part series documenting the work behind the project. The series consists of the following installments: Hunting …

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For a caving piece we did in our summer print issue we got to field test the Fenix HL60R Rechargeable Headlamp, so I thought I’d pop in and let everyone know how it went. If you’re in the caving world you know Fenix has been around for some time. They’re known for making durable, even …

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When I first heard about Lilybed I was confused. Wait, a bed for women? What does that mean? Is this some kind of scam? It only took a few conversations to realize that it in fact was not a scam. That it in fact was a really good idea. The conversations usually went like this: …

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