Julia Clarke is a staff writer for Adventure.com and the author of the book Restorative Yoga for Beginners. She loves to explore mountains on foot, bike, skis and belay and then recover on the the yoga mat. Julia graduated with a degree in journalism in 2004 and spent eight years working as a radio presenter in Kansas City, Vermont, Boston and New York City before discovering the joys of the Rocky Mountains. She then detoured west to Colorado and enjoyed 11 years teaching yoga in Vail before returning to her hometown of Glasgow, Scotland in 2020 to focus on family and writing.
We explain everything you’ve always wondered about uphill skiing, including how you do it, what gear you need and where you can do it
Our guide to how to clean hiking boots covers both synthetic and leather hiking boots to make sure yours stay in tip top condition so you’ll be able to enjoy them for many trails to come
Our advice for how to get better at bouldering helps you overcome obstacles so you can solve more problems on the rock
What is skijoring? We look at the historic sport that combines snowy recreation with exercising your pet to keep you and your canine companion in shape through the colder months
The best women’s running tops help to regulate your temperature on a long run, wick away sweat and never get in the way of your movement
We explain why you should give full moon hiking a go and offer tips to help you enjoy a meditative walk in the moonlight safely
What is wild camping? Wild camping is the UK term for camping outside of designated campgrounds and allows you to experience tranquility in nature with a few simple rules
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Knowing how to clean rock climbing shoes might make you a little more popular among your friends, and will help the performance of your shoes
The National Parks Service has announced a permit program for those wishing to hike Angels Landing in Zion National Park to address crowding and safety concerns
The best National Parks for hiking will keep you on your toes with unforgettable adventures spanning from rainforest to desert and from glacier to volcano
14 Peaks: Nothing is Impossible follows a Nepali climber’s quest to summit the 14 mountains over 8,000m in seven months
The best hikes in Yellowstone National Park take you on a tour of remarkable hydrothermal and geologic wonders, wildlife viewing and waterfall gazing
The psychology of injury can be more limiting than the injury itself, so we ask a sports psychology expert what you can do to support full mind-body recovery
What is canyoneering? We explain what this underground adventure sport entails and uncover everything you need to do it
Can you hike in Doc Martens? We set gear snobbery aside and weigh function over fashion to answer this common question
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What is a Vibram sole? We look at the history and characteristics of this ubiquitous feature of outdoor gear, and explain why you want one when the rubber meets the road
Knowing how to run with a backpack ensures you can carry all the safety gear and fuel you need for a long trail run without sacrificing efficiency or technique
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