Best Outdoor Magazines for Adventure-Seekers



Do you live for a life of adventure? The opportunity to see new, wild and beautiful places, and push yourself to the limits? Whether you’re a backpacker, climber, biker or other outdoor enthusiast, we’ve got the perfect outdoor magazines to meet your passions and inspire your next adventure. 


backpacker-magazine-1 BackpackerThe ultimate guide for getting off the beaten path, each issue of Backpacker shows you great trails and destinations away from the crowds. You’ll also find plenty of useful information on backpacking gear and tips. And the beautiful photography will have you itching to get outside.


Other options include Outside and Adventure Outdoors.










rock-and-ice-magazine-1Rock and IceReferred to as “the climber’s magazine,” no matter what kind of climbing you’re into, Rock and Ice has you covered. Get important and helpful tips, awesome photography and plenty of inspiration.

You might also enjoy Climbing.











adventure-cyclist-magazine-1Adventure CyclistIf your bike rides go far beyond your neighborhood, your commute to work, or even the pavement, check out this magazine. Adventure Cyclist is for the cyclist looking for travel and adventure, not just a new best time.

And if you really like to go off-road, take a look at Mountain Bike Action.










Water/Paddle Sports

adventure-kayak-magazine-1Adventure KayakPrefer travelling by water? This magazine will tell you how and where to get in on some wet and wild fun. An international paddling magazine, it highlights beautiful and exciting locations on the lake and at sea.

You might also like Canoe and Kayak, or, if you’re really looking for excitement, check out Rapid for rafting info.









backcountry-magazine-1BackcountryLooking to go beyond the slopes and do some real backcountry skiing or snowboarding? This is the magazine for you. Forget fancy ski lodges and neatly maintained hills, Backcountry takes you away from the lifts and into the wild. Get valuable tips and learn about exciting new places to push the limits.

Looking to stick a little closer to the designated slopes? Check out Skiing or Ski.









Is there a certain state or area you’ve always dreamed of visiting or want to know more about? Check out or selection of local and regional magazines.


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