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In a twist of irony, Dennis Beare (pictured) and the team discovered some of the best trails of their 8 day trip around Narwanda village, close to the Iran-Iraq border, despite many of the trails being surrounded by old legacy minefields from the Iran-Iraq war in the early 1980s.

StoryBASE editorial team • Jul 14, 2020

The Lost Trails of Zagros

Mountain bike exploration in Iraqi Kurdistan

Photo: © Trump Golf

StoryTony Butt • Jul 03, 2020

Sacrificing Nature for Golf

The inherent dangers of over-riding nature’s defence systems

StoryLena Drapella • Jun 26, 2020

Unlocked

The joys of discovering ‘backyard’ potential fresh out of lockdown

The view from the higher west summit of Mount Elbrus, looking down towards the slightly lower east summit.

StoryDavid Pickford • Jun 18, 2020

Titan of the Caucasus

A photo essay from the ascent of Mount Elbrus

StoryHannah Bailey • Jun 18, 2020

Learning the Lessons from Jeju with Filmmaker Nicole Gormley

Chatting connection to the ocean, filmmaking and time spent with the haenyao of South Korea

Photo: © Matthew Ferraro

StoryAndreas B. Heide • Jun 12, 2020

Dancing with Orcas

The story of a passion for the ocean and three winters with killer whales in Arctic Norway

StorySam Hill • Jun 09, 2020

Disillusion in the High Atlas

Extreme weather and abandoned optimism in western Morocco.

StoryChris Hunt • Jun 03, 2020

From Fen to Fell

The story of a four day bikepacking trip from Holme Fen, Cambridgeshire to Scafell, Cumbria

Komoot

StoryWill Appleyard • May 15, 2020

Deep Way Down

A diver’s journey into the beauty and mystery of the underwater world

StorySami Sauri • May 15, 2020

Iberian Coast to Coast

Patagonia’s 2017 feature film now online.

StoryFabian Buhl • Apr 28, 2020

Negotiating Ice and Thermals

Fabian Buhl climbs Cerro Torre and paraglides from the summit

Steve McClure on Rainman - Photo © Ian Burton

StorySteve Mclure • Apr 22, 2020

What It Means To Be A Climber In The Age Of COVID-19

Steve Mclure talks progression in climbing during the corona virus lockdown in the UK

StoryJo Burt • Apr 19, 2020

Bear Spray and Gravel Tracks

a bikepacking journey across Slovakia’s Low Tatras Mountains

StoryLukasz Warzecha • Apr 09, 2020

Terra Incognita

Five destinations for real adventures on undiscovered trails

StoryWill Copestake • Mar 27, 2020

Whispers

Will Copestake reflects on the importance of fear during his solo circumnavigation of Scotland by kayak

StoryTom Grant • Mar 13, 2020

Steep Way Down

extreme skiing in the central Alaska Range

StoryCarmen Kuntz • Mar 10, 2020

The Case for Adventure Activism

Protecting the last wild rivers in Europe

StoryJan Bakker • Mar 03, 2020

Jigsaw of Broken Slate

Exploratory climbing on the roof of Azerbaijan