friday inspiration

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 54

Happy Friday from the Avalanches: I believe these light paintings of dinosaurs could make you happy. An ode to zip-off…

friday inspiration

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 53

A good time to listen to John Muir (featuring Alastair Humphreys): A German coffee shop has an interesting idea to…

friday inspiration

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 51

2 1/2 wonderful minutes of Arctic scenery: Kelly Cordes continues to be one of the most inspiring adventure writers of…

dear-phone

Dear Phone, I Love You

Dear Phone: I love you. I mean, not in that Joaquin Phoenix-falling-in-love-with-his-operating-system way. But maybe in the I’d-probably-hug-you-if-I-hadn’t-seen-you-in-a-few-weeks-and-we-finally-got-together-for-coffee kind of…

fall-by-hilary-oliver

Get Your Autumn On!

That’s right, it’s fall, aka autumn, aka your favorite season, that fleeting changing of colors, temperatures, clothing layers, and footwear…

dear foam roller

Dear Foam Roller:

Dear Foam Roller: I think— Oh, you thought I was just going to say “fuck you,” didn’t you? Well, hold…

us vs us

Us vs. Us

Last Saturday morning, while most of us were asleep, Kilian Jornet and Jason Schlarb decided to run across the Hardrock…

friday inspiration

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 35

Congratulations to Tyrone “Baybe Champ” Stevenson, who just opened Oakland’s only youth-run bike shop—after almost 10 years after founding the…

friday inspiration

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 33

I’m just saying that award-winning filmmaker Jen Randall’s film based on Andy Kirkpatrick’s award-winning book will probably be pretty goddamn…