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Graeme (86) and Betty (91) aren’t your “traditional tandem cyclists.” In fact, at 83 years of age Betty overcame bowel cancer in eight days thanks to her physical fitness, a result of…

“Iran by mountain bike was simply amazing.” From feeling free in the endless mountains to the welcoming hospitality of the locals, Iran was both a surprise and breath of fresh air for…

Founded on the belief that everyone is welcome, Memphis Rox opened a climbing gym to be at the center of the city’s revitalization. Prior to its construction, nobody thought twice about the…

In this latest edition of H+I Adventures #MTBminute video series, they are taking on the topic of ‘How to replace a gear cable’. One that everyone thinks they know the answer to, but where…

Fly-Fishing Belize

Who says vacationing has to be unhealthy? The growing popularity of health and wellness retreats is a testament to our growing interest in fitness and longevity, even while traveling. Say goodbye to the…

Inspired by the 71% of the planet covered by water, Blackburn Design has created WATER CYCLE, an ongoing documentary film project. In the second chapter, OCEAN, we follow Ashley Llyod Thompson, a…

There’s bike races like the Tour De France and then there’s bike races such as the Inca Divide. Although each has it’s unthinkable challenges, only one requires the rider overcome all obstacles…

The Recover partner documentary film Still River Silent Jungle (SRSJ) whitewater expedition launches on the Tuichi river in Bolivia. Committed to raising awareness and helping to protect the communities and biodiversity that…

AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand have launched a new world-first adventure tourism experience – the Nevis Catapult – in the remote Nevis Valley near Queenstown, New Zealand. The Catapult sees thrill seekers…

Hiking Across Little Blackfoot River

Montana is a place you have to see to believe and autumn in the Treasure State is no exception. With fewer crowds in the fall, it’s almost like you have the place…

Last year, more than 300 million people visited America’s national parks. Unfortunately, many roads and bridges, visitor centers, historic buildings, trails and campgrounds in our parks need critical repairs and upgrades to…

Ride & Seek Announces 990 Mile Berlin-to-Budapest “Iron Curtain” Cycling Tour

Ride & Seek is excited to unveil a New Berlin-to-Budapest “Iron Curtain” epic cycling adventure that includes five capitals and five distinct cultures connected through a historic period that changed the world….

The Last Guardians takes viewers to the Ecuadorian Amazon to further understand the struggle of indigenous community members as they defend their land and culture against the threats they face from extractive industries….

The Grand Canyon Scenic Image

This jagged 277-mile-long gorge carved by the Colorado River and reaching depths of a mile is one of world’s seven natural wonders and the centerpiece of Grand Canyon National Park. You can…

H+I Adventures have crafted a new series of #MTBminute videos designed to give you easy-to-follow tips for your mountain bike life; in this latest installment they are talking on the ‘How to…

Cycling Tour of Piedmont

Tourissimo, an expert in Italian soft adventure tourism, is excited to announce a special edition chef-led bike tour of Piedmont where guests will learn about the Slow Food movement at the University of…

KCET has announced a new 30-minute broadcast special and digital initiative exploring Southern California called SOCAL WANDERER. What started on KCET.org as a popular online blog sharing fantastic destinations and hidden gems,…

The Big Basin Old Growth Classic is coming on August 25, 2018. Big Basin Redwoods State Park was established in 1902 and is California’s oldest State Park. It is home to the…

Gerry Lopez and Wayne Lynch have spent most of their lives looking forward—especially when they were finding new lines in the tube and on the face. But the two surfers sat down…

An important message from Recover Brands: “Be the impact in the places you love, the places you have yet to explore, and the places you return to every chance you get…” Whether…

In the Caribbean watching the sunset

A global adventure travel company that offers a world of experiences, Xanterra Travel Collection announced a host of deals on everything from luxury resorts to cruising the high seas, lodging and experiences in…

Starting July 6, the online digital series CALIFORNIA COASTAL TRAIL will premiere six new video segments at kcet.org/coastaltrail. The web series explores the majestic California Coastal Trail; its past, its present and its…

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It turns out adventure travel is not just for the under 40 age group nor the exclusive domain of experienced adventure enthusiasts anymore – and the majority of those booking adventure travel…

Resurrected by Brooklyn-based architecture and design firm, STUDIOKCA, a 38-foot-tall whale made with over five tons of plastic now rests in a city center as a response to Bruges Triennial’s 2018 theme “Liquid City.”…

How to minimize risk of mosquito bites with advice from Baylor University.

Summer signals an increase in mosquito populations, and with more mosquitoes buzzing around, that means more people are dealing with mosquito bites and their consequences, from an itchy inconvenience to serious diseases,…

The American Alpine Club 

The American Alpine Club (AAC), America’s oldest and largest non-profit organization for climbers, is pleased to announce that UIAA World Cup Ice Climbing is coming to Denver, Colorado February 23 – 24, 2019. The new North American tour…

Legendary surfboard shaper, Bob Pearson, talks about dedication to craftsmanship and the art of shaping boards for the best wave riders in the world. His words are wise and his presence inspirational…

Imagine seeing the perfect van for your adventure-filled life, In fact, this van is so perfect that you can picture yourself touring the country with your gear in tow as you visit…

In collaboration with Rainforest Connection, an environmental nonprofit, the Tembé are using old cell phones hidden in trees and TensorFlow, Google’s open-source machine learning tool, to listen for sounds of illegal logging….

Conservation Hero Awards | Gearminded.com

A recent win for all wildlife advocates, the National Audubon Society recently announced bipartisan support on critical initiatives to protect and conserve bird populations across the country. Most important to our mindset…

Sri Lanka Volcano Trek | Gearminded.com

How does an active travel adventure for a natural high sound? So, even though “getting high” is legal in both the U.S. and Canada, we think some outdoor adventure should suffice for…

The Trans Ecuador Mountain Bike Route runs the length of the country’s volcanic corridor, following jeep tracks and low traffic sealed roads. Of course, bikepacking in general requires a certain mindset and…

"The Bench", Tahoe Rim Trail

Have you been craving a singletrack escape where you and your bike can enjoy a little alone time together? Well, how does a quickie to the base of the Sierras sound? Can…

Kayak fishing, especially in the open ocean, presents many dangers that often get overlooked i.e., hook to the face, capsizing, exhaustion from the sun and many others. Surprisingly, encounters with aggressive Giant…

H+I Adventures have crafted a new series of #MTBminute videos designed to give you easy-to-follow tips for your mountain bike life; in this latest installment they are talking on the ‘Attack position’….

Antarctica; dream destination for those seeking the ultimate adventure, including nowhere-else-on-earth landscapes, wildlife that you only see on documentaries, and the rarest of photographic opportunities. It’s enough to get my blood pumping….

takayna / Tarkine in northwestern Tasmania is home to one of the last undisturbed tracts of Gondwanan rainforest in the world, and one of the highest concentrations of Aboriginal archaeology in the hemisphere….

The 2018 Perskindol Swiss Epic kicks off five days of pure mountain bike heaven in Bettmeralp. Riders navigate some 50 Valais municipalities visiting quaint mountain villages, past traditional vineyard terraces, along historic…

Red Bull Media House’s latest documentary, North of Nightfall, which captures Darren Berrecloth, Cam Zink, Carson Storch, and Tom van Steenbergen exploring massive, big mountain lines in the Arctic, is now available worldwide. The documentary produced in partnership…

President Jimmy Carter grew up in awe of nature’s wonder. But it wasn’t until he first paddled the Chattooga River that he understood the power and majesty of a wild, free-flowing stream….

Chums Announces the Ultimate River Guide Competition | Gearminded.com

 Chums, eyewear retainer and outdoor accessory brand, announced today the finalists of its Ultimate River Guide competition. After receiving nominations from guiding outfitters across the country, Chums has narrowed down submissions to…

As a California native, you grow up hearing about the weird and wild place that is Death Valley. But it’s not until you visit for your first time that any of these…

Whether you’re a full-blown adventure junkie or “more of a music person,” you’ll love following Ben Weaver’s weekly journal as he rides the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route and shares his music…

The plan was simple for XPDTN3 MOROCCO: “escape wintery weather to sunnier climbs…where could we guarantee that the weather would be suited to our needs? At the Sahara Desert — the world’s…

Dreamscapes II sends you right in the wintry mountainscapes of the Allgäu. You will see these mountains from perspectives nobody has ever seen before. A mountainous region in Southern Germany (Bavaria), the Allgäu…

Pack Burro Racing is a sport indigenous to the State of Colorado with origins that are steeped in legend. In a typical burro race, a runner and a burro (donkey) travel a…

Journey to the Most Intriguing Natural Phenomena on the Planet With These Trips

Whether looking up to the sky to spot the aurora borealis dancing over Iceland’s snow-capped mountains, submerging into a tropical paradise on the Great Barrier Reef or reaching extraordinary heights on Nepal’s…

This documentary film is about the rare cancer — mesothelioma — and the dark history behind its cause, asbestos. Fueled by curiosity about their grandmother’s surprising death from a rare form of…

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With more than 7 million people participating across the country, the National Wildlife Federation’s Garden for Wildlife movement is the nation’s longest-running and largest effort dedicated to helping wildlife locally. The initiative reconnects our neighborhoods,…

Mountain bike legends Hans “No Way” Rey, Danny Macaskill, and Gerhard Czerner attempt the impossible… The first back to back mountain bike ascents and descents of Mt. Kenya and Kilimanjaro Africa’s second…

Tumbleweed Bicycle Company is proud to present El Silencio: Cycling The Peruvian Andes, a film by Jay Ritchey. El Silencio brings the viewer along through the highs and lows of four cyclists as…

Joe Riis has the job that every child in the world dreams of: He is a celebrated National Geographic wildlife photographer. He spends his life embarking on adventures to the wildest places…

Graubünden can proudly call itself “Home of Trails.” In no other alpine region are there so many trails in such a small area. The regions reputation was also followed by Danny MacAskill…

Patagón is the video that tells the adventure of Montanus during the bike and packraft exploration of a remote area of southern Patagonia, where, between the Austral Andes and the huge glacial…

In 1987, Yvon and Malinda Chouinard took the decision for Patagonia to settle at the foot of Mont Blanc in the French alpine resort of Chamonix. They mark their adventure of the…