In 2015, Australian journalist James Bennett moved to India, to take up a long-coveted role as a foreign correspondent.
James was an outdoorsy type: he liked to cycle, camp, and fish. So he knew mo...Show More
On this bonus episode, we introduce you to a new podcast we think you'll love. It's called the Atlas Obscura Podcast, and it takes you on an audio journey to discover new, strange, and wondrous places...Show More
Explorer Christopher Venter lost his eyesight very suddenly, at age 40. He was an avid traveler, and at first, he couldn’t imagine going on with life, if he couldn’t see. But eventually, he regained t...Show More
On this bonus episode, we take you behind the scenes at Out There and tell you about a challenge that we’re facing as a podcast.
It’s a challenge endemic to the professional world, and we need your...Show More
If there’s anything universal that most long-distance hikers dislike, it’s road walking.
But roads can offer as many lessons as any alpine ridgeline. This is the story of something that happened on...Show More
Growing up, Heather Kitching was enamored with rural life. She dreamed of living in the countryside, riding horses, wearing cowboy boots, and listening to country music.
But when she got a little ...Show More
How do we nurture relationships with loved ones, when their values contradict our own?
On this episode, Stephanie Maltarich tells the story of a trip she took with her father in rural Ohio. The wee...Show More
When Tara Karineh and her husband embarked on a thru-hike with their three-year-old daughter, Acacia, they weren’t sure she’d be able to finish the trail.
Acacia regularly went hiking with her pare...Show More
When Kelsie Wilkins moved to New York City, she quickly became overwhelmed. She was surrounded by more people than she had ever been around in her life, yet she felt an acute sense of isolation. She h...Show More
On this episode: A story about a cyclist in NYC, which explores how to get what you want — the friendly way.
Plus, a vision for an outdoor utopia. In a perfect world, what would the outdoors look l...Show More