Using Joshua Tree as her muse, Alison Carroll explores the creative boost that comes from deafening silence.
One thing unites these homesteaders, skaters, mechanics, and waterfall-hunters in Asheville, North Carolina: They all wear Stetson hats.
Mendocino to Timber Cove. Distance: 96.7 miles; elevation: 12,166 feet. The magical Sonoma coastline has the ability to transport you back to a different time completely.
Route: 79 miles + 9,108 ft. On Paper, this day looked like a breeze, but after coming off of one of the hardest rides of my life (both mentally and physically) I struggled the most on this day.
Route: Ferndale, CA, to Garberville, CA. Distance: 97 miles. Elevation: 11,250. Speeding down Lost Coast Road and the Avenue of the Giants.
Route: Klamath, CA to Ferndale, CA. Distance: 90.9 miles. Elevation: 5,458ft. The closer we got to Eureka, the more we realized it was going to be a struggle.
Destination: Gold Beach, OR, to Klamath, CA. Distance: 87 miles. Elevation: 6,650 feet. This stretch of the Oregon coast is as rugged as it gets.
Bandon, OR, to Gold Beach, OR. Distance: 88 miles. Elevation: 5,000 feet. If I'd been traveling by car, I never would have stumbled upon this wild terrain.
Route: Newport, OR, to Bandon, OR. Distance: 125 miles. Elevation: 8,296 feet. On rides like this, different teams form: The Mashers, The Stragglers and the Hedonists.
We wander deep in the backcountry with YETI Coolers and Farm League to see how cowboy/packer Graham Goodfield keeps the old ways alive
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We were five guys with full packs, on our third day of hiking through the Linville Gorge in Pisgah National Forest. And our water was nearly gone.
Whether it's a seven-day randonée or the rigorous Cent Cols challenge, the cycling company has the ride of your life covered.
Route: Newberg, OR to Newport, OR. Distance: 117 miles. Elevation: 8,376 ft. Despite extensive preparation, my body was in for a big surprise.