The magazine of the Appalachian Mountain Club
Exploring the Bay Circuit Trail, NYC goes wild, budget gear, more.
A time-traveling tour of regional plants and the people who love them.
Good news: Forests are maturing. Bad news: See the good news.
What’s in the water? The same as what’s in the air, an AMC study finds.
Where to hike—and spot critters—in National Wildlife Refuges.
How to evaluate budget backpacking gear, from packs to tents.
Proper technique for using a throwbag in whitewater rescues.
Great American Campout, plus three more close-to-home ideas.
These tiny pests have an insatiable appetite for noble trees.
Alums reflect on Teen Wilderness Adventures’ 25th year.
A Latino Outdoors leader shares the joy of bilingual birding.
See photos of an early first-aid kit, leeches not included.
Long-form narratives and inspiring adventures
Thoughts from AMC's president, John Judge
News and trends in conservation and recreation
The latest news from across AMC
Trip ideas by activity in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic
Tips and advice from our trusted gear guru
Skills for the great outdoors
On raising the next generation of outdoor enthusiasts
Your field guide to the natural world
Profiles of AMC members, volunteers, and staff
Personal essays on the outdoors
A behind-the-scenes peek into the AMC archives