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Fall Foliage Forecasts

The transition from summer to fall is arguably the most beautiful time of the year in the high country.

OpenSnow & OpenSummit: One Login, One Subscription

We're on a quest to make things simpler and to provide even more value to our $19/year All-Access subscription.

How To Build A Beginner Backpacking Kit

One of the best things about backpacking is its simplicity.

How Does Elevation Impact Temperature?

If there's no rain or snow falling from the sky and you're not in a cloud, the temperature decreases by about 5.4°F for every 1,000 feet…

Best Backpacking Food

Here is our list of the best backpacking food to help you plan your next outdoor adventure.

Aspen to Crested Butte Hike Guide

The best way to get to Crested Butte from Aspen during the summer or fall is by foot.

Lightning Safety Tips

When there is lightning, the only safe place to be is inside a car or a substantial, enclosed structure.

The Story Behind OpenSummit

Our story is fairly simple.

Best Outdoor Apps

Here is our list of the best apps to help you plan your next outdoor adventure.  Hiking Project Hiking Project offers full GPS route in…

How To Be A Better Adventure Partner

Climbing, hiking, and other outdoor activities are mostly individual sports.

North American Monsoon

What is the North American Monsoon?