EDITOR’S LETTER

The joy of family car camping in the desert.

FEATURES

HIT THE ROAD

We live for road trips here at EO. To that end, Sasha McGhee runs down how she took to life on the road, and we deliver packed itineraries for our favorite summer drives.

Yes, you can work from your van

Brand innovation guru Dani Reyes-Acosta dishes out tips on how to thrive in a mobile office.

SwiftWater rescue

Tracy Ross watches her son grow up in front of her eyes during a Payette River training session.

Car camping gear

This stuff will make you feel at home in the wild.

QUICK HITS

Tintype photography meets backyard skate park, Colorado’s new via ferratas, stargazing at Canada’s Dark Sky Festival, three beers for summer, insurance for outdoor adventures, a #vanlife book and more…

DEPARTMENTS

FLASHPOINT

The traffic in Colorado keeps getting worse. But there are some ways we can mitigate the mess.

HOT SPOT

Here’s all the beta on how to safely tick off the Crestone Traverse, one of Colorado’s great classic alpine routes.

NUMEROLOGY

Everest keeps getting more crowded. Here’s a rundown of what happened during the past season on the big peak.

STRAIGHT TALK

Dale Remsberg is the guide who manages guides at the AMGA—here’s what he learned from 27 years in the hills.

HEAR THIS

Country music superstar Dierks Bently created the Seven Peaks Festival in Buena Vista to fulfill a lifelong dream.

THE ROAD

One woman, her mom and her toddler—what could go wrong?

ELWAYVILLE

Peter Kray finds more light after the untimely death of beloved skier Sam Coffey.