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5 Mountain Town Essentials

5 Mountain Town Essentials

It’s easy to skimp on a piece of gear here or there when you’re just visiting. But when you put down roots in a mountain town, there are a few essentials that truly merit the moniker.

Skiing the Town: Crested Butte

Skiing the Town: Crested Butte

After record snowfall, the terrain park at Crested Butte Mountain Resort was buried. Looking to hone their skills in a new setting the Active Junky crew set off into town in search of urban features and good times.

Perseid Meteor Shower: What Is It?

Perseid Meteor Shower: What Is It?

If watching a meteor shower is on your bucket list, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a better show than on August 13, the Perseid 2016 peak.

What Works: Catch and Release Trout Fishing

What Works: Catch and Release Trout Fishing

Without apologies, I love a pan-fried trout fillet.  And I’ve had trouble getting my fish out of the net and staying alive back in the water.  What now?

Infrared Photography Tips and Tricks

Infrared Photography Tips and Tricks

As photographers, it’s energy that we are trying to capture that drives us, and IR photography has shined a whole new light on energy and our perception of it.

Men’s Casual Suede Shoes

Men’s Casual Suede Shoes

It doesn’t have to be sub-zero to slide on suede shoes.  With superior breathability along with quick clean-up using a stiff brush, these pairs were selected by Active Junky for their easy-going, warm weather good looks.

Best S’mores Ever

Best S’mores Ever

With the Camp Chef Redwood Fire Pit, there’s room to perfect the Art of Marshmallow Roasting even at home.

Andean Antics with Reed Snyderman

Andean Antics with Reed Snyderman

Active Junky was lucky enough to have Reed Snyderman join us on our annual gear testing trip to the southern hemisphere. He threw huge tricks, soared down Andean peaks in his speedwing and tested gear along the way.

Winter Dog Walking Winners

Winter Dog Walking Winners

Active Junky puts you into winter with more wonderland for you and your faithful hound with these six winners.

12 Tips for Winter Bike Commuting

12 Tips for Winter Bike Commuting

We’ve been working to find ways to make cold commutes as pleasant as possible.  Don’t run back to the carpool lane before you’ve tried out these 12 tips for biking in the winter.

9 Tips for Staying Active this Winter

9 Tips for Staying Active this Winter

Our bodies naturally have less energy during these months and sometimes hibernation sounds more appetizing than venturing out into the world. But don’t give up on staying active just yet—here are some simple tips for getting out and making moves this winter.

Five Reasons to Go Snowshoeing

Five Reasons to Go Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing can redefine the outdoor experience.  Pick your favorite reasons and strap in; sooner rather than later.

Winter Photography Basics

Winter Photography Basics

Wintery conditions don’t always lend to the best photos, so make sure you arm yourself with these basic tips.