Pack up the car, break out the map, and grab the latest issue of Elevation Outdoors Magazine for everything you need to know to hit the road for an epic adventure this summer! From craft beer road trips, to the perfect eco-friendly vehicle to get there, to loads of inspiring #vanlife stories—it’s all in the July issue which is LIVE and on stands now!

EDITOR’S LETTER: WE THE PEOPLE

Love of the outdoors and the environment does not have to be broken down on partisan lines.

VAN LIFE, BABY

Procreation didn’t end the active outdoor life for these three couples. Read how they have made their adventure lives a family affair.

RUN YOURSELF RAGGED

Looking for a summer escape that will feed the burn? Camp out and run mountain trails for a weekend this August.

EAT, SLEEP, PLAY: YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK

Yellowstone may be packed with gawkers and traffic, but plan right and you can dig deep into the wonders of the world’s oldest national park.

FUTURE CARS ARE PRESENT

Hybrid and electric cars are the new norm. Here’s what you need to know if you are looking to shrink your carbon footprint by investing in a car with a positive environmental impact.

HIKE SILVERTON

Want to get way out in the high country this summer? Head to the San Juan Range near Silverton and follow these three hikes to explore the biggest concentration of high peaks in the country.

THE TRAIL: KELSO RIDGE

Download the free ViewRanger app and the following coordinates to climb this crowd-free route to the top of two popular Colorado Fourteeners.

NUMEROLOGY: ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS

The best part of your road trip? The weird and wonderful stops you make along the way.

STRAIGHT TALK: SIBYLLE HECHTEL

A mountaineering legend relives her adventurous childhood, Yosemite climbing and the moments that stay with you.

THE PAIN CAGE

When a mountain bike racer on his deathbed promises to take on the 12 Hours of Mesa Verde with his girlfriend, it takes all he can muster to make (or miss) the cutoff.

THE SWAGGER WAGON

How one adventurer learned to love the minivan.

ONE FOR THE ROAD

Plan your summer road trip around these craft beer towns with our ultimate guide to the hottest brewing destinations in the West.

MOAB BRODOWN

Leave Vegas to the morons. When these dudes decided to convene for some masculine bonding, they hung out over the abyss in Moab.

DESTINATION ADVENTURE

From the summits of our mountains to the wave trains on our rivers, Colorado is the place to be in the summer.

COLORADO BEVERAGE GUIDE

Colorado is craft beverage central. We have embraced the fine art of making beer, wine, cider, whiskey and other spirits so much so that it has become part of the culture here. Come along as we explore new products and big stories from the state’s best craft makers.

THE FOUR MOST ROAD TRIP-WORTHY REGIONS IN THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS

If a road trip is in your future plans, you can’t go wrong with heading to one (or all) of these four regions in the Rocky Mountains.

2017 SUMMER PEAK GEAR AWARDS

Looking for the goods that can survive a summer of hard use and maybe even elevate your life outside? Meet the gear EO loves to love to death.

THE ROAD: WHEN IT WAS NEW

What happens when you settle into a life? Can you rekindle the joy of first being free (and beautifully clueless) on the open road?

ELWAYVILLE: THE ROAD TRIP NOT TAKEN

Because when you have the choice to stay or go… go.