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Winter Running: Clock Miles Even When the Mercury Drops

How does a self-proclaimed summer runner stand up to Old Man Winter? Living in the Colorado Rockies, The North Face ultrarunner Ashley Arnold spends several months a year running in extreme conditions even though she’s admittedly a much bigger fan of fair-weather training. With a change in seasons on the horizon, Ashley shares a few …

Go Behind the Seams of the 100% Recycled Denali Fleece

At The North Face, we believe in making great outdoor gear in a sustainable and responsible way. That’s why we’ve set a bold goal to have 100 percent of our polyester (or 80 percent of all of the fabric we use for apparel) come from recycled content by 2016. For a look at what we’re up to, Adam …

Lessons Learned in the Jungle

[Words: Hilaree O'Neill] Today is the 24th of October. I left home nearly one month ago on October 1st, and I have yet to even reach our base camp for climbing. We still have 6 days of walking some 60 miles and 9,000 feet of elevation gain before we get to our final camp on the …

This Land Is Your Land

Woody Guthrie penned the iconic anthem “This Land Is Your Land” in 1940, inspiring a generation of explorers, wanderers, artists and activists to reclaim a love for our nation’s lands that had dimmed during the challenging Great Depression and economic upheaval of the prior decade. Today, though we live in a different time, it is …

#SeeForYourself Photo Contest — Win $300 Gift Card

Exploration is not just about the places you haven’t been, it’s about re-imagining places you have. The North Face invites you to head outdoors, find a new approach, and #SeeForYourself. Show us the new places and ways you explore outdoors by tagging your photos on Twitter and Instagram with #SeeForYouself and #TNFContest. You’ll be entered in …