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Arkonik Land Rover Defender Gearminded.com

Named after the intrepid explorer, Christopher Columbus, Arkonik’s latest Defender is ready to embark on a voyage of discovery. Like Columbus, she’s got the same spirit of adventure running through her veins….

A collaborative collective of businesses in Minneapolis, Minnesota go beyond retail and thrive in a community built by each other and those around them. In 2010 Angry Catfish Bicycle Shop + Coffee…

Vermont Overland’s Roads Less Traveled series explores the rising trend of gravel road cycling and racing throughout the United States. Episode III features Vermont Overland’s own signature gravel event, “The Overland.” It’s…

Twenty-two year old Swede, Lovisa Rosengren, chooses Gulmarg, Kashmir as her dream trip spot with Cody Townsend and Kalen Thorien. What was supposed to be a cultural trip, turns into so much…

Hipcamp Fall campsites Gearminded.com

While summer might be the best time for tent camping, fall’s brisker weather makes it the perfect time for no-tent-necessary experiences. Ever tried staying in a treehouse? In a micro cabin on…

Hidden amongst the glaciers high in the arctic circle are mountain bike lines too incredible to ignore. Harsh temperatures, volatile weather, and 9-month winters have left the area void of human life….

We love New York City. We love riding in New York City. Nothing will change that. The same is true of our friends bikelife_danger, sg_crayola.bikelife, and yungbuckk_. Together, they show what riding…

African grey parrots are being trafficked nearly out of existence in West and Central Africa. When you google “African Grey Parrots,” the first page of results doesn’t provide websites and articles to…

Parks Project presents “Park Champions,” a mini series bringing attention to the unsung heroes who conserve and protect our cherished park lands. Individually they represent the hope that we have for the…

In 2017, Rob documented the groundbreaking transformation of a decorated WWII warship (one of the five remaining boats from the attack on Pearl Harbor) into the world’s first underwater art installation and…

2 Friends, 4,700 miles, 1 mission: Pick up trash! The short film, ‘Leave It Better’ documents Seth Orme and Abby Taylor’s bike ride across America. Their route took them from Georgia to…

In 2001, The Blue Planet opened our eyes to the worlds beneath the waves. A generation on, new science and technology allow us to journey deeper than ever before at the most…

A new tool that gives users the most detailed view yet of the world’s mountains is now available from the USGS. And it’s as close as your computer or cellphone. The Global…

“Project Barbour” is a Heritage Edition Defender 90 that combines E.C.D.’s hand-crafted workmanship with the timeless, rugged style that is synonymous with the Barbour name. Orvis will display the SUV at select…

About the Series: “Riding Fixed, Up Mountains, With Pros.” The concept is simple, we wanted to get to know our favorite Pro cyclists and what better way to conduct a natural interview…

The red rock desert surrounding Moab, Utah is a harsh and barren landscape that only the toughest creatures thrive in. It is a place of surreal beauty, unlike anywhere else in the…

In the summer of 2014, a group of friends got on their bikes to ride around the beautiful hills of Transylvania – a magical land that once belonged to Hungary. Inspired by…

breadwinner g-road gravel bike gearminded.com

As Breadwinner puts it, “you need more G in your life.” The Breadwinner G-Road limited edition gravel bike that is. How can we argue with this? We have been trying to piece…

Today, Sender Films and Big UP Productions revealed the highly anticipated film titles to be featured at this year’s REEL ROCK 12 Film Tour. In it’s 12th  the award-winning film festival, that…

Aging pro freeskier, Mike Douglas, travels to Japan in search of the secrets to perpetual youth and longevity. Between powder skiing sessions, he explores the Japanese diet, fitness, onsens and temples. The…

Why bother finding a fancy hotel, when you can do it like pro climber Sasha DiGiulian, choose a thousand stars hotel and spend the night for free? A first-hand look of what…

Alex Honnold and Renan Ozturk make the journey to Alaska for an attempt at climbing Mt. Dickey. But as most climbers know, the weather always has the last word on whether or…

Range Rover Classic Gearminded.com

East Coast Defender (ECD) will ignite the demand for custom Land Rover Range Rover Classics (RRC) with its award-winning build expertise made famous by the company’s handcrafted Land Rover Defenders. Production of…

Land Rover recently announced the launch of the new Land Rover Experience Center Heritage Program for the U.S., a celebration of the history and legacy of the iconic Defender. The program will…

hipcamp fall foliage map Gearminded.com

Hipcamp is a startup that creates new places to stay in nature by unlocking access to beautiful private lands such as nature preserves, farms, and ranches. Aside from their cool interactive map,…

This is the first one of the mini series #LifeChangingPlaces that follows people who went to a trip that in some form changed their lives. My team and I spent 9 days…

Expressing your creativity often leads to a life well-lived. You may not be rich and you might not have the most friends in the world, but you will likely find meaning that…

Inspired by the 71% of the planet covered by water, Blackburn Design has created WATER CYCLE, a new film project. In this first chapter, RIVER, we follow Brian Ohlen, an avid fisherman…

What is Reiss you ask? It’s a dream, a lucid journey through Ukrainian Carpathians that shows the beauty of its nature through the eyes of a cyclist. “I was always fascinated by…

37.5® Technology gave climbers the best gear when they needed it most, mid-climb. And donated money to climbing organizations and national parks to use where it’s needed most. Learn more at http://thirtysevenfive.com/CliffsideShop…

THIS IS HOME. Follow The Faction Collective as they return to their homes around the world to show us how they get it done on home turf. From Europe to the US…

Trek Travel’s newest cycling vacations for 2018. Explore Scotland, Alaska, Provence and Palm Springs on a luxury bike tour. 2018 is bigger than ever, with wild escapades in the Alaskan frontier, a journey…

‘The Church of the Open Sky’ is the latest feature length release from award winning independent Australian filmmaker Nathan Oldfield. Shot on location in Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and Sri…

An exploration into being sustainable adventurers. Greg Hill and Chris Rubens go on a 4000 km road trip, in a Nissan Leaf. Their goal is to prove that adventure is possible with…

A Piuma: an adventure joining the art of hiking with one of flying, on Corsica. Takes place on one of the world’s most famous hiking trail: Corsica’s GR20. Two unsettling pairs of…

Trailer video for the documentary film Velo Vietnam; which tells the story of 4 friends who cycled 650 miles down the coast of Vietnam. The film documents the highs and sweaty, sweaty…

Sitio Burle Marx Gearminded.com

Home to Brazil’s most famous landscape architect — Roberto Burle Marx — Sítio Burle Marx rests on 87 acres of lush, tropical vegetation. With a once-of-a-kind chapel and farmhouse studio, this property is…

Tom Jenni guides two travelers on a fly fishing adventure in Montana “I’ve been guiding for 17 years in Montana,” Tom Jenni says. “It was the first job I ever had where…

Budapest travel ideas Gearminded.com

How does a personalized trip to Budapest sound? What if you could curate your trip experiences to match your exact interests and travel desires? Better yet, how fun would this experience be…

Land Rover Experience Utah - Discovery

Land Rover Experience launches adventures combining epic road trips with some of Earth’s most spectacular scenery Exhilarating drives in Namibia and Utah take you off-road in the new Land Rover Discovery this…

Desert City by GARCIAGERMAN Architects. Madrid, Spain As adventure seekers, we often dream of being in this magical setting where our mind, body, and soul is in tune with nature. Whether we…

If you never really know where you were going in the first place, can you ever get lost?  Harney County in Central Oregon is incredibly isolated and is home to one of the…

PangeaSeed Foundation, in partnership with the Napier City Council and Alternative Arts Initiative, presented Sea Walls: Artists for Oceans in Napier, Hawke’s Bay. This event, in its second year, ran from March…

A Non-motorized adventure that relied solely on human power & the forces of nature to propel oneself forward. “Just being close to nature, in itself, is very rewarding.” “We are made to…

Owing his love for the oceans and his inventive genius, the surfsport has become what he is today. The speech is by Jack O’Neill, founder of the company O’Neill and inventor of…

Nicolaus Wegner set out to capture the beauty of Wyomings Red Desert, all for the sake of his baby daughter. Someday, like many of us outdoor enthusiasts, we hope that our kids…

He’s been coming to Nepal for over 15 years to climb the high Himalaya, But this time he set out to explore a culture that is lesser known in the modern world….

Social innovation has led to some pretty cool companies over the past few years. And Nomadix, a startup post-consumer plastic towel company, is a prime example. But rather than focus solely on…

With a career of elite level mountain bike racing behind her, Lee continues to test herself by riding longer and further than she ever has before. Only these days, she knows herself…

Greece wouldn’t be your first bet when choosing a surf destination. Marlon Lipke, Yannick De Jager, Gony Zubizarret, and Nixon have had an eye on this dreamy Mediterranean location for years now….

There are few roads in Lesotho. There are even fewer mountain bikers. Here the horse is supreme and the myriad horse trails that have been carved through its steep and rugged mountains…

Does your soul cry for more adventure, excitement, or even change? The human mind was never meant to be constrained to the harsh limitations of our current society. Indeed, the body wants…

The first New Belgium Oregon Ramble Ride filmed by The Path Less Pedaled, showcases the beauty of bikepacking. Not just an incredible way to escape into the wilderness, it’s also a great…

Could you imagine riding up Going-To-The-Sun Road without the presence of cars? Dreamy, right! Well every year this spectacular part of Glacier National Park is open to bikes before cars are allowed….

Adventure Not War is the story of three U.S. veterans traveling back into the mountains of Iraq on a mission to heal wounds and experience the country and its culture, without the…