Summer

The 10 Best Non-Toxic Clean Sunscreens for Adventure & Everyday Use
10 Clean Sunscreens That Are Sun-Safe & Environment-Friendly

Whether you're catching waves, beach lounging, or looking for daily protection, these non-toxic sunscreens will protect your skin and the environment

10 Best Sun Shirts of 2023 for Keeping Cool and UV Protected
The 10 Best Protective Sun Shirts & Sun Hoodies for Staying Cool

With temperatures on the rise, it's time to invest in UPF clothing—these are our top picks to covering up and protecting your skin from UV rays

Soft Top & Foam Surfboard Guide: What to Know & Which to Buy in 2023
The Ultimate Guide to Soft Top & Foamie Surfboards

From seasoned surfers looking to get loose to first timers playing in white water, no surfer’s quiver is complete without a humble foamie

The Best Women’s Hiking Clothes for Hitting the Trail This Season
Hit the Trail This Summer with These Women's Hiking Apparel Essentials

A quick and dirty guide to choosing the best women’s hiking clothes, plus our top picks for trail-ready apparel

A Floating Sauna in Maine, Patiently Crafted During Pandemic Downtime
A Floating Sauna Built by Hand During 2020's Sheltered-in-Place Mandates

Assembled with salvaged materials from friends and neighbors, the Sea Sauna is a seasonal spa that spends its summers in the harbor

At Camp Skate Wild, Youth Find Nature Through Skateboarding
At Skate Wild, Youth Learn to Connect With Nature Through Skateboarding

How one uniquely Californian outdoor program teaches teens wilderness skills and outdoor education—and rare camaraderie amid a pandemic

'Portraits de Villes' Photo Book Series Captures Summer in Aspen
'Portraits de Villes' Photo Book Series Captures Aspen in Summer

Cowboys and cabins, fly fishers and camping—Colorado takes center stage as the latest location in the ongoing series of city-centric photo books

This Minimalist Wood A-Frame Is a Treehouse for Adults
This Treehouse Inspired A-Frame Embodies Carefree Summer Fun

An endearing Swedish summer house with massive windows, plywood interiors, and a climbable facade, by architect Leo Qvarsebo

High Desert Car Camping in Eastern Washington
Photo Essay: High Desert Car Camping in Eastern Washington

An unplanned weekend away sees three new friends find respite along the Columbia River and at Palouse Falls

Seaside Camping in Southern Russia
Photo Essay: Seaside Camping in Southern Russia

Between Eastern Europe and Western Asia sits the Black Sea, and a beautifully unique coastline

Six Smart Essentials for Enjoying Late Summer
Six Smart Essentials for Enjoying Late Summer

Make the most of what's left of the season with these well-designed basics

Chaco x Howler Bros Capsule Collection
Chaco Teams with Howler Bros on Summer Capsule Collection

A limited-edition run of water-friendly apparel and footwear for warm weather adventuring