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The outdoors are for everyone. Whether you're an expert trail runner, newbie backpacker, powder hound, or first-time angler, our how-to (and how-not-to) articles offer useful tips for getting outside.

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Find out what separates water-repellent, water-resistant, and waterproof gear.
The PGA pros discuss putting tips, fishing trips, favorite golf movie, and more.
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The record-breaking runner talks FKTs, trail nicknames, and more.
The fishing legend talks tackle, TV, and The One That Got Away.
Yassine Diboun and Willie McBride share their tips for staying active in a global pandemic.
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Ditch the treadmill and head for the hills with this guide to trail running.
Want to experience fishing nirvana without sunburns and overexposure? Us too.
What to pack when you only get one layer to rule them all.
Hacks for keeping gear, equipment, and yourself from smelling like a sardine.
Tips for staying comfortable and protected on the slopes, whatever the weather.
A prep guide for spending the night in the Great Outdoors.
Techniques for owning (or at least surviving) mogul runs.
Always be prepared and employ caution when exploring the outdoors.