• Pacific Edge Hosts Benefit for Climbing Grief Fund

      Pacific Edge Hosts Benefit for Climbing Grief Fund

      Gazing at the movie poster for Free Solo the other day, it occurred to me that from the outside looking in climbing can seem like a solitary sport. But in reality, it is much more of a community endeavor. Partners provide belays, beta, and boost morale as needed. Venturing out …Read More »
    • Paddle Potential in National Parks

      Paddle Potential in National Parks

      Will Yosemite National Park lift the ban on paddling the Merced and Tuolumne Rivers? By Haven Livingston There are few outdoor activities that leave as little trace and cause as small an impact as paddling. Paddlers walk their craft to water’s edge where footprints disappear as they float away on …Read More »
    • Ensenada Bike Fest

      Ensenada Bike Fest

      You don't want to miss Baja Mexico’s premier mountain bike festival which takes place over Memorial Day weekend at the world famous Horsepower Ranch in Ensenada, just 90 miles south of San Diego.Read More »

 

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    • SnowPals Makes Bay Area to Tahoe Ride Sharing Easy

      SnowPals Makes Bay Area to Tahoe Ride Sharing Easy

      SnowPals — the largest snow sports community (with 8,000+ members) on the west coast — is celebrating its 20th year of service to San Francisco Bay Area’s community of skiers and snowboarders of all skill levels.Read More »
    • Government Shutdown Forces Joshua Tree National Park to Close Campgrounds & Access to Yosemite National Park is Limited

      Government Shutdown Forces Joshua Tree National Park to Close Campgrounds & Access to Yosemite National Park is Limited

      Shutdown causing human waste to pile up at National Parks resulting in limited access and campsite closures Some national parks may remain accessible to visitors during the federal government shutdown. However, access may change without notice. Please note that some parks are completely shut down. For parks that have visitor services provided by concessioners or other […]Read More »
    • Carson City Off-Road // Discount Code EPICRIDES10

      Carson City Off-Road // Discount Code EPICRIDES10

      Use Discount Code EPICRIDES10 by midnight on January 7, 2019 and receive $10 off Discount code good only for the 35 & 50 mile events.  Ride the Carson City Off-Road: choose from three different distance options (15, 35 or 50 miles), each crafted from a spectacular set of carefully-curated trails. Go to epicrides.com to register. Don’t miss […]Read More »
    • Ensenada Bike Fest

      Ensenada Bike Fest

      You don't want to miss Baja Mexico’s premier mountain bike festival which takes place over Memorial Day weekend at the world famous Horsepower Ranch in Ensenada, just 90 miles south of San Diego.Read More »
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    • Gear We Love: ENO Upcycled Dog Collar & Leash

      Gear We Love: ENO Upcycled Dog Collar & Leash

      Longtime ASJ supporter Eagle’s Nest Outfitters, the company known for high quality backpacking hammocks, is now making dog collars and leashes from upcycled webbing.Read More »
    • The Gear Junkie — Skora Running Shoes

      The Gear Junkie — Skora Running Shoes

      Nike, New Balance, Saucony, Asics. . . the big boys used to be the only option when you stepped into a store in search of running shoes. No longer. These days, a mega-trend of footwear that is more minimal and "barefoot style" has pushed dozens of new brands into the spotlight.Read More »
    • NuVinci Bike Transmission

      NuVinci Bike Transmission

      With a simple twist of the wrist, the promotional materials read, you can shift this bike in a way that's "as easy as adjusting the volume on a radio." As bike-industry marketing speak goes, the "radio" analogy was about as weird as I'd seen.Read More »
    • Fat Bike Trend

      Fat Bike Trend

      It was a frozen day in 2006 when I first swung a leg over the frame of a fat bike. Back then these large-tire bikes were made only by custom frame-builders who liked to pedal in snow and a single Minnesota brand, Surly Bikes, which mass-produced the first notable bike in the “fat” genre with its Pugsley frame.Read More »
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    • How You Can Help California Wildfire Victims

      How You Can Help California Wildfire Victims

      We at Adventure Sports Journal extend our sincere condolences to those in the California wildfires who have lost their homes and/or loved ones. Below are three ways people can help the victims of these tragic fires. It is inspiring to see how the community is pulling together in support of one another.Read More »
    • Headlands Brewing Company

      Headlands Brewing Company

      Have you heard the saying “Never trust a skinny brewer”? Whoever said that never tasted Phil Cutti’s beer.Read More »
    • The Rise of Craft Hard Cider

      The Rise of Craft Hard Cider

      Hard cider is hot. Virtually non-existent in the United States just five years ago, cider consumption has more than tripled between 2011 and 2013, from 9.4 to 32 million gallons according to the Beer Institute.Read More »
    • California Brewing: Anheuser-Busch

      California Brewing: Anheuser-Busch

      Anheuser-Busch’s Fairfield brewery is part of a company-wide pilot program, where environmental and cost saving processes are tested and evaluated for export to the other eleven breweries Anheuser-Busch operates nationwide.Read More »
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    • Earth Talk: Are E-Bikes Greener than Human-powered Bikes?

      Earth Talk: Are E-Bikes Greener than Human-powered Bikes?

      Well, actually, there could be … E-bike pioneer Justin Lemire-Elmore argues that e-bikes are better for the environment, at least if you compare the carbon emissions associated with producing enough extra food to fuel the rider of a standard bicycle against the emissions from coal-derived electricity used to charge an e-bike.Read More »
    • EarthTalk: How to Recycle Paint, Primer and Stains?

      EarthTalk: How to Recycle Paint, Primer and Stains?

      The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that about 10 percent of the house paint purchased in the United States each year—about 65 to 69 million gallons—is discarded. Leftover and unusable paint wastes causes pollution when disposed of improperly, the EPA warns.Read More »
    • Earth Talk: Should I Recycle My Disposable Batteries?

      Earth Talk: Should I Recycle My Disposable Batteries?

      Truth be told, those old used up disposable alkaline batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, 9-volt, etc.) aren’t the environmental menace they used to be before the federal government mandated taking out the mercury, a potent neurotoxin linked to a wide range of environmental and health problems, as part of the Mercury-Containing and Rechargeable Battery Management Act of 1996.Read More »
    • Earth Talk: Is backyard firepit smoke a health hazard?

      Earth Talk: Is backyard firepit smoke a health hazard?

      With summer approaching, many of us are eagerly anticipating the first night we can gather with loved ones under the stars around our backyard fire pits. But neighbors might have not-so-warm feelings about wood smoke entering their yards and homes. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), wood smoke is a complex mixture of gases and microscopic particles, and when these microscopic particles get into your eyes and respiratory system, they can cause health problems such as burning eyes, runny nose, and bronchitis.Read More »
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