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River Rafting in Sweden

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A Scandanavian eco-tourism outfit lets travelers embrace their inner Huck Finn

Thanks to Mark Twain, the image of a timber river raft drifting lazily downriver is forever embedded in the American consciousness. Over the years, it's become the ultimate symbol of escapist freedom. Now, you too can enjoy that very activity on your next holiday. The only catch? You have to travel to Sweden to make it happen. During the summer months, a Swedish eco tourism outfit called......read more

In Big Sur With Pascal Shirley and Friends

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A road trip to California's rugged central coast

The portfolio of Venice Beach-based photographer Pascal Shirley is heavily weighted toward images of outdoor travel and beautiful women -- and combinations thereof. This selection, discovered on his personal photo blog, sticks with that general theme. The photos were shot on a recent camping trip to Big Sur, that rugged coastal landscape that has inspired so much great art, music and literature......read more

Cabin Time 2: Bogus Lake

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Roaming artist residency heads to the Minnesota backwoods

How cool does this project look? Billing itself as "a roaming artist residency to remote places," Cabin Time takes a bunch of artists off-grid to create work in the wilderness. For the second installment of the project, eighteen artists traveled to Bogus Lake near Grand Marais, Minnesota, a stones throw from the Canadian border. With the lake right there and the Superior National Forest......read more

Biolite Camp Stove

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Ingenious portable stove converts biomass to electricity $129.00

Camping just got greener. Biolite's brilliant, portable Camp Stove rejects petroleum-based gas in favor of twigs and bits of wood. That's cool in and of itself, because it means less oil and less open pit fires (the cause of most forest blazes). But even cooler is the fact that the Camp Stove converts waste heat into electricity, meaning you can charge your gadgets while you're off-the-grid.......read more

Field Bed by Scout Seattle

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Organic denim and Japanese chambray combine in one wonderfully nostalgic camping bed $487.00

Upstart outdoors brand Scout Seattle brings style and beauty to the generally performance-oriented camping gear market. The Field Bed is a nice example of the company's approach. Harkening sleeping bags of yore, the Field Bed features an exterior made of organic selvedge denim, a comfy interior made of Japanese chambray, and Climashield APEX insulation in between. When rolled, a handsome leather......read more

McSwain and Chambard: Off the Grid

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Outdoor product design comes indoors for an exhibition at NYC's Gallery R'Pure

As lovers of both product design and the great outdoors, we're pretty into this collaborative project from designers François Chambard of UM Project and Frederick McSwain. Currently on display at Gallery R’Pure  in NYC, "Off the Grid" is an eclectic collection of objects inspired by the outdoors.  Included among the items are a tent that doubles as lighting, travel......read more

Fantastic Photos of Nature Lovers by Sophie Haber

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Teen photographer captures friends enjoying the open air

What's going on with kids these days? Last week we showed you some mindblowing digital artwork made by a 14-year-old, and now we have some excellent nature photography from Sophie Haber, who at the tender age of 17 has an impressive portfolio that runs the gamut from fashion editorial to ethnocultural/travel work. But it's the high school student's personal work that has us most jazzed. From......read more

Seamless & Steadfast Enamel Steel Cups

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From Best Made Co., simply the best enamelware you can find $32.00

For its newest line of products, New York City's Best Made Co. tapped the services of a legendary European manufacturer to make a steel enamelware collection using World War II era machinery. Included in the Seamless & Steadfast enamelware series are these great-looking cups, with Best Made's iconic "X" logo baked directly onto the sides and the rim and handle reinforced with a double dipping......read more

Wild Hybrid Coffee Machine by Handpresso

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This hand-powered espresso maker lets you be your own barista -- anytime, anywhere $130.00

With the market for portable espresso makers getting busier by the day, French company Handpresso has carved out its own niche with the Wild Hybrid Coffee Machine. Operating (and looking) a bit like a bike pump, the Wild Hybrid is pumped manually to generate 16-bar pressure for perfect espresso. No batteries required. All you need is hot water (from a kettle or a thermo flask) and espresso......read more

Camp Stool by Wood & Faulk

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Outstanding outdoor perch handmade in Portland from bridle leather and US hardwood $165.00

With camping season essentially halfway through, there's just enough time to secure new outdoors accessories and get some use before winter sets in. Wood & Faulk's Camp Stool could be the one. Handcrafted in Portland, OR with American-grown ash wood and English bridle leather, W&F's stool is the perfect perch for fireside conversation. Handsome, handmade, and built to last, this is is a......read more

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