Training for the Rachel Carson Challenge

Most recently I tried a food challenge that required me to finish an enormous amount of food in a certain time frame and I’d get bragging rights. Unfortunately, I missed it by five minutes, but the idea of a challenge is to complete what others have not, just like the Rachel Carson Challenge. For those...
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Saturday’s Banff Film Lineup

Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour in Pittsburgh Saturday Film Lineup Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour is coming to Pittsburgh's Byham Theater April 5-7. Experience incredible highs and agonizing lows through the lenses of some of the most accomplished explorers and adventure filmmakers alive. Saturday is a night jam-packed with intensity. Each film will take...
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Eliseo Miciu captures Patagonia: “Land of the Wind”

The faraway Patagonia: “Land of the Wind” This is the story of a faraway land. Patagonia, referred to by many travelers as the tip of the Americas, is located in the south of Argentina. If you are unfamiliar with Patagonia, it is a region located 5,600 miles southwest of Pittsburgh stretching across southern Argentina and...
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Sunday Film Lineup

Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour in Pittsburgh Sunday Film Lineup We're just ONE MONTH AWAY! Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour is coming to Pittsburgh's Byham Theater April 5-7. Experience incredible highs and agonizing lows through the lenses of some of the most accomplished explorers and adventure filmmakers alive. After selling out...
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Best Boot & Rockstars!

Here at Venture Outdoors, volunteers help us reach our goals every day. Making sure everyone has a chance to enjoy getting outside is a group effort, and those who freely give their time to help us achieve that goal keep the dream alive. To recognize these efforts the Rock Star award is given for excellent...
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