Outdoors

ATV, Cars, Outdoors

VOLCON BEAST ELECTRIC ATV

Electric UTV startup Volcon has just started shipping its electric off-road motorcycle to customers and is already looking to expand its lineup with the Beast UTV. The Beast will roll out with a 160kW motor, twice what is planned for the Stag, a smaller UTV due out in 2022. Volcon […]

Architecture, Outdoors

DENIZEN ARCHITYPE OFFICE POD

Denizen Architype is reimagining the work from home environment with its smartpods. The prefab office allows remote workers to get away from the distractions and amp up productivity with a private workspace immersed in nature. Made with 3D printing, the arched volume features a 90-square-foot interior with 10-foot ceilings and […]

Cars, Outdoors

FORD TRANSIT TRAIL VAN

Ford’s Transit line of vans already has a following in the aftermarket adventure van segment and the new Transit Trail should help make it even more popular with the outdoor set. Patents have been issued for the Transit Trail in the US, meaning that it’s likely to be coming to […]

Outdoors, Travel

TELEPORTAL VIRTUAL GREAT BARRIER REEF TOURS

New technology can get us places we never thought we’d go — like the Great Barrier Reef. Using underwater robots, Teleportal lets anyone swim through Australia’s natural wonder from the comfort of their homes. Users can just log into the online portal and use their keyboards to take the remote-controlled […]

Architecture, Cabins, Outdoors

BIVVI CABINS

Portable and prefab, Bivvi Cabins are made for today’s nomads. The compact A-frame is mounted on a trailer, giving the tiny home mobility while minimizing disruption to its chosen terrain. A standard shelter comes with tongue-and-groove cedar siding, a metal roof, and an 80-square-foot interior lined in either pine or […]

Outdoors, Travel

ROCKIES TO THE RED ROCKS TRAIN EXCURSION

Luxury rail is making a comeback, and Rocky Mountaineer is along for the rise. The Canadian-based operation is taking guests on a journey through the Southwest with their Rockies to the Red Rocks package. Going from Denver, Colorado, to Moab, Utah, the excursion offers sweeping vistas of the dramatic landscapes […]

Cars, Outdoors

2022 THOR SANCTUARY SPRINTER CAMPER VAN

The European-style camper van is creeping up on the RV, and Thor’s Sanctuary shows why camper vans are gaining in popularity. Built on the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 4×4 platform, the Sanctuary is designed for both off-road and off-grid living. Outside are Thule accessories like a retractable awning with integrated lighting […]

Architecture, Outdoors

GANSEVOORT PENINSULA PARK

WIth the Gansevoort Peninsula Park, New Yorkers won’t have to venture to The Hamptons to sunbath in the sand. The 5.5-acre park will bring Manhattan’s first public beach to Pier 52 between Gansevoort and Little West 12th streets. Along with the sandy beach area, the $70 million project will also […]

Cars, Outdoors, Trucks

ALPHA X HEIMPLANET WOLF+ CLOUDBREAK

Alpha and Heimplanet have collaborated on the Wolf+, adding a massive integrated tent to the four-door pickup. The centerpiece of the Wolf+ Cloudbreak is Heimplanet’s innovative geodesic dome tent. Specially engineered for maximum stability and usable space, the tent uses the Wolf+’s design to fit perfectly with the bed, making for sizable […]

Architecture, Lodging, Outdoors, Travel

DRAGONFLY HOUSE

Inspired by its namesake, the Dragonfly House rests lightly on its hilltop plot overlooking Whitefish Lake. The modern vacation home is nestled on the edge of a pine forest and blends into its surroundings with reclaimed barn wood siding. Its main living area is flanked by floor-to-ceiling glazing, immersing the […]