The mountains are calling and I must go, and I will work on while I can, studying incessantly.
- John Muir
During May of 2018, The Outdoor Journal reported on five French entrepreneurs who were traversing Greenland’s toughest terrain.
Their goal was to complete 700km in 30 days. In the face of much adversity, the expedition finally made it home to Paris, having being trapped at the finish line without food, and unable to extract themselves due to bad weather. You can read about those final few days here, and how Maxime Lainé reflected on the journey here. Before leaving, Max and the Engagés team had to make key decisions regarding the kit that they would carry.
The bübi Bottle wants to be unique in every way—from its look, feel and versatility, right down to its idiosyncratic name with the umlaut and stylized lowercase “b.” And on many fronts, it is a rousing success.
Good gear can keep you alive in the mountains.
Following up on Part 1, here are more wildly talented women, the extreme mental and physical obstacles they face—being both athlete and photographer—and their tricks of the trade. .
ISPO Munich 2017 had no shortage of technically advanced—and neon coloured, outdoor gear and clothing.
Misti, Mishmi Takin's two-layer soft-shell jacket is the perfect companion for autumn and spring, and has your temperature regulated to the T. .
Exploring the 'brave new world' of smart watches with Garmin’s latest.
Nutberg is a natural, non-fussy, easy-to-carry, drinkable protein meal.