34:02 | May 21stMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
On this bonus episode, we bring you tales from Out There’s live storytelling night earlier this month.
Each story touches on the theme of being a beginner in the outdoors. Ashley White shares the s...Show More
26:50 | May 14thMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
Melanie Chambers loved traveling alone. So when she set off on a four-month solo bicycle trip through Japan and Korea, she wasn’t worried.
But almost immediately, loneliness set in.
On this epis...Show More
04:18 | May 6thMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
When Out There turned five earlier this year, we promised to throw a party.
That party is happening tomorrow, in the form of a live storytelling night. The theme for the evening is “beginners,” and...Show More
26:56 | Apr 30thMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
Susan Conrad was supposed to begin a three-month expedition up the Inside Passage on May 16. But like so many plans that have been derailed due to the Coronavirus pandemic, her voyage has been cancell...Show More
30:37 | Apr 23rdMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
On this episode, we share a story from the podcast Shelter in Place, about a backpacking trip on the John Muir Trail. The story takes us into the mountains of California and explores the parallels bet...Show More
24:48 | Apr 16thMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
For Ben Montoya, summer camp was more than just a place to play outside: it was his community, his tribe. As a teenager, he remained friends with fellow campers. And as a college student, he taught at...Show More
25:23 | Apr 2ndMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
Is it ethical to do a thru-hike during a pandemic?
The wilderness might seem like a good place to hide from COVID-19. But the organizations that care for many of the nation’s long-distance trails a...Show More
34:44 | Mar 19thMore Details keyboard_arrow_right
When we lose a loved one, we often experience competing emotions and urges. On the one hand, we cling desperately to memories and mementos; on the other hand, we strive to “move on.”
Balancing the...Show More