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A Guide to Backcountry Water Treatment

How to deal with creating potable water in the backcountry is about as debatable as purchasing used climbing gear. Our hard goods manager,...

Whitewater in the Dark: Full Moon Rafting

Tales from a full moon whitewater rafting trip on the Truckee River.

Last Minute Burning Man Supplies

Headed to the playa? Find the perfect last-minute camping gear and bike accessories for Burning Man 2010.

ContourHD Footage of Mountain Biking Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride

TMS owner Dave Polivy takes his ContourHD 1080p helmet cam for a mountain bike ride on Mr. Toad's Wild Ride near South Lake Tahoe.

Dakine Backpack Reviews

Dakine backpack reviews on our latest Dakine packs in stock from our hard goods manager, Kevin. These packs hold it all, from SLR cameras,...

Finding Solitude in Desolation Wilderness

TMS web editor Lis Korb recounts a trip to Half Moon Lake and Jacks Peak in Desolation Wilderness.

Tahoe Rim Trail Thru-Hike Update

Two weeks ago, our Adventure of the Week featured Jim Hammerel, who was about to set out on an epic 5-day thru-hike of the Tahoe Rim Trail....

Raging Russian Rivers and Grizzly Bears: The Kamchatka Project

An interview with Jay Gifford of the Kamchatka Project, who just returned from exploring and kayaking the Siberian mountain landscapes of...

An Ode to Deuter Backpacks

Deuter backpack reviews from our customers and staff, in celebration of our updated Deuter Backpacks pages.