The Adventure Podcast - Episode 16: Hidden Gems of the U.S. National Parks

April 25th, 2018

In honor of National Park Week we share our favoirte "hidden gems' in the U.S. National Park System, but first we talk adventure news where we reveal an amazing new rowing expedition, talk about the North Pole Marathon, and Lance Armstrong's settlement with the U.S. goverment. As usual, we wrap things up with some new gear picks to round out the week. 

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The Adventure Podcast - Episode 15: Did Mallory Summit Everest?

April 18th, 2018

On this week's epiosde of The Adventure Podcast, we delve deep into a topic we've touched upon in recent shows: Did George Mallory summit Everest nearly three decades before Hillary? Dave says yes! Kraig says no! It's going to be a throw down. First, we delve into the latest adventure news, including a massive new expedition to walk the Yangtze River in China. And of course, we wrap things up with our latest gear picks, including hiking boots for spring/summer and a portable campfire. 

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The Adventure Podcast - Episode 14: The Toughest Adventures in the World

April 11th, 2018

This week we delve deep into the world of exploration and outdoor adventure as Dave and Kraig share their picks for the absoultley toughest expeditions on the planet. But first, we cover the latest in adventure news, including some amazing Everest expeditions to watch this year and an update on one of the toughest single day footraces on the planet. As usual, we wrap things up with our gear picks, which include a Nikon camera and an inflatable tent!

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The Adventure Podcast Episode 13 -Talking Everest and Himalayan Climbing with Alan Arnette

April 4th, 2018

On this week's show we welcome our first guest as Alan Arnette joins us to talk about climbing in the Himalaya and the upcoming spring season on Everest and other big peaks. But first we start the show with sad news from the Volvo Ocean Race, an impressive new record for vertical skiing in a single day, and other adventure news. And of course, as always, we wrap things up with our gear picks of the week, including a new budget camera from GoPro, thoughts on Oru Kayaks, and how to get perfect espresso in the backcountry.

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Episode 12: Adventure Badass Sir Edmund Hillary

March 28th, 2018

This week we chronicle the life and times of Sir Edmund Hillary, who did so much more than just climb Everest. Ths kicks off a regular new segment on the biggest badasses in adventure history. In the news we talk cycling, a bold venture to drive across the Behring Sea, and an update on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. And as always, we wrap things up with our latest gear picks!

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The Adventure Podcast Episode 11 - Expedition Technology

March 21st, 2018

On this week's episode we take a look at some of the important technology that adventurers and explorers take with them when heading out on an expedition, including sat phones, GPS trackers, rugged laptops, and more. But first we get an update on the Iditarod, check in with a pair of endurance runners attemping a speed record in Nepal, and we talk about a college that is offering a degree in outdoor gear. Of course, as always, we wrap things up with our picks for the latest and greatest outdoor gear that we're using ourselves. 

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The Adventure Podcast Episode 10 - Our Favorite Adventure and Exploration Books

March 14th, 2018

This week we're back to discuss the latest news from the Iditraod in Alaska, a new speed record on Kilimamaro, and an impressive histroic find in the Pacific. From there, we move on to talk about our all time favorite adventure books, before wrapping up the show with our latest outdoor gear picks, which probably set new records for price!

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The Adventure Podcast Episode 9 - The Logistics of Skiing to the North and South Pole

March 7th, 2018

We're back with a full epsiode this week and bringing you the latest adventure news. We talk about winter expeditions to Everest and K2, National Geographic's Adventurers of the Year for 2018, and the end of an era at the Tour de France. From there, we discuss the differences for skiing to the North Pole vs. the South Pole, and then wrap things up with our favorite gear items of the week – the Yeti Panga Duffel and Klymit Armor V sleeping pad. 

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The Adventure Podcast Episode 8 - More Adventure News (2/21/2018)

February 21st, 2018

Kraig is on the mic alone this week, but has some more adventure news to share. We take a look at the latest on the Nanga Parbat tragedy, check in on winter expeditions to K2 and Everest, and chat about Kilian Jornet's new documentary, before wrapping things up with tales of a ghost ship in the South Pacific. Thanks for listening!

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The Adventure Podcast Episode 7 - Adventure News (2/14/2018)

February 14th, 2018

Kraig's flying solo this week so we have just a few interesting news items from the world of outdoor adventure and exploration. The show is a short one, but we'll get back to our regularly scheduled topics next week. Thanks for listening!

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