Outdoor Group
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the titles in Active Interest Media's Outdoor Group cover a distinctive blend of outdoor recreation, national park travel, and outdoor industry news. A wide breadth of multimedia platforms drives our unique mission to inspire, inform, and empower travel and outdoor-lifestyle enthusiasts to seek out new experiences. Our 360-degree approach includes everything from enthusiast and trade publications to interactive websites, innovative mobile applications, and nationwide consumer events.

Backpacker
The Outdoors at Your Doorstep

Backpacker brings the outdoors straight to readers' doorsteps, inspiring and enabling them to visit more places and enjoy nature more often. The authority on active adventure, Backpacker is the world's first GPS-enabled magazine and website, and the only outdoor-media property whose editors personally test the hiking trails, camping gear, and survival tips they write about.

Backpacker Magazine

Backpacker Magazine

Backpacker connects with 1.1 million readers for whom outdoor adventure is the centerpiece to a vibrant, experiential lifestyle. Within its pages, Backpacker readers find the very best in close-to-home trip ideas and done-in-a-day adventures that they can easily schedule into their busy lives. But beyond hiking and backpacking, Backpacker covers the latest in a wide variety of outdoor sports, including bicycling, fly-fishing, mountain biking, trail running, rock climbing, and more.
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Backpacker.com

Backpacker.com

Backpacker.com advances the editorial mission of the magazine by providing timely, topical content, engaging interactive tools, and Web-exclusive features, all of which enable people to connect with the outdoors. In 2009, the American Society of Magazine Editors honored Backpacker.com with a National Magazine Award in the General Excellence Online category, noting that "few magazines embrace the potential of the Web as aggressively or creatively as Backpacker.com, complete with simple navigation and an intuitive design."
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Climbing
Leaders of the Vertical World

Climbing exists to inspire people to climb, to seek new challenges, and to learn about the great diversity of mountain sports. We strive to be thoughtful, inclusive, and unswervingly authentic. We look out for the long-term vitality of our sport and our community by providing leadership, inspiration, and information concerning all aspects of the climbing experience, from bouldering to rock climbing to alpine mountaineering.

Climbing Magazine

Climbing Magazine

For 40 years, Climbing has been the leading source of information about climbing and mountaineering, as well as the values and community that have grown around these sports. Reaching more than 130,000 readers with 10 issues a year, the magazine is known for its stunning photography, expert technical advice, and rich coverage of routes, crags, and mountain ranges all over the world. It’s also beloved for a long heritage of epic survival stories, exclusive accounts of first ascents, and deep portraits of the colorful personalities that make the sport so lively.
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Climbing.com

Climbing.com

Respected industry-wide for its breaking news coverage and exclusive reports from expeditions around the globe, Climbing.com also offers an array of engaging interactive tools and web-only features. This extends the editorial mission of the magazine by putting new routes, climbing skills primers, and field-tested gear reviews at users fingertips.
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SKI

SKI

SKI Magazine

SKI is a comprehensive guide covering the mountain lifestyle for the recreational, resort-based skier and skiing families: the people, places and trends that help general winter travelers better enjoy the unique experiences found in the mountains and on the slopes.
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SkiMag.com

SkiMag.com

SkiMag.com is the ultimate resource for passionate travel enthusiasts looking for the latest news on ski destinations and resorts, instruction, and the mountain lifestyle. A combination of original editorial and inspiring photo galleries engage users throughout the year. Whether it’s an exclusive travel story, hotel hot list, or gear spotlight, SkiMag.com provides the tools skiers need for this winter season.
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Skiing Magazine

Ski

Skiing Magazine

Adventure. Passion. A Way of Life.
SKIING is the passionate skier’s resource for the latest in gear information, far-flung adventure, insider resort tips, and cutting-edge instruction. It is the pulse of mountain culture.
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SkiingMag.com

SkiingMag.com

From must-have gear to must-visit resorts, expert how-to’s to our favorite backcountry destinations, SkiingMag.com is the passionate skier’s go-to guide for the latest in the mountain-sports world with smart writing, compelling imagery, and engaging multimedia.
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SNEWS

SNEWSnet.com

SNEWSnet.com

SNEWSnet.com combines a polished design with interactive capabilities that allow users to seamlessly navigate through news features, tools, podcasts, press releases and more. The outdoor and fitness industry's most influential users are logging onto SNEWSnet.com for the most comprehensive business information on the web.
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Outdoor Retailer

Outdoor Retailer Planning Guide

Outdoor Retailer Planning Guide

Distributed twice a year to more than 13,000 readers, the SNEWS Outdoor Retailer Planning Guide provides Outdoor Retailer trade show attendees with trend reporting, business education, in-depth product reviews, exhibitor directories, seminar schedules and more, allowing them to maximize their time while on the trade show floor.
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Outdoor Retailer Daily

Outdoor Retailer Daily

From new product galleries to a stylized map of must-see gear in the Salt Palace, this established and highly-effective daily newspaper is now powered by SNEWS and serves the attendees of each Outdoor Retailer tradeshow – Winter Market and Summer Market. Packed with photo essays, news, event schedules, product trends reporting, product photos, and new exhibitor information, the O.R.D. is the source for up-to-the-minute information live from the trade show floor each day. If it happens at the trade show, you’ll find it covered in the O.R.D. Now also in digital flip magazine format for easy-reading after the trade show too.
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National Park Trips

Grand Canyon Jounal Rocky Mountain Journal Yellowstone Yosemite

National Park Trips' mission is to inspire and enable active travelers to plan for and take vacations to America's most treasured and iconic national parks, such as Yellowstone, Grand Canyon, Rocky Mountain, Yosemite and Zion. Through our content-rich media offerings, we engage a targeted, qualified and responsive audience of over 2.3 million travelers.

Our integrated model enables travelers to engage our trip planning content through the best in traditional and new media, whether that’s online through our just-updated Webby-Award Winning websites, like MyYellowstonePark.com, MyGrandcanyonPark.com, MyRockyMountainPark.com, MyYosemitePark.com and MyZionPark.com or through our premium annual vacation guides like Yellowstone Journal, Grand Canyon Journal, and Rocky Mountain Journal or through our newly launched iPad vacation guides and Facebook pages.  Everything a traveler would need to plan the perfect national park vacation is at their fingertips: information about what to do and see in the parks, park information (weather, rules, camping, costs, opening and closing dates, etc…), destinations and attractions in the region, detailed maps of the region and the parks, 1-7 day itineraries, the best sightseeing opportunities, natural wonders, wildlife guides, recreation and activities, historic and cultural places, photo tips specific to each park, packing checklist, and much much more.  National Park Trips is the one-stop source for anyone wanting to plan the vacation of a lifetime!
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NASTAR.com

NASTAR.com

NASTAR.com

Developed by SKI Magazine in 1968, NASTAR (NAtional STAndard Race) is the largest recreational ski and snowboard race program in the world. NASTAR's mission is simple - to provide a fun, competitive and easily accessible racing program that, through the development of a handicap system, allows racers of all ages and abilities a means to compare their race results to other competitors across the country regardless of when and where they race.
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Snow Show

Snow Show Daily

Snow Show Preview

The Snow Show Preview is delivered to more than 12,000 Snow Show trade show attendees and builds excitement for product launches, previews the Snow Show events and activities and provides an analysis of the state-of-the-industry.
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Snow Show Daily

Snow Show Daily

Daily trade publication covering the annual SIA Snow Show in Denver and previewing all next year's snowsports products.
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Warren Miller

Snoworld

Snoworld

For over 60 years, Warren Miller Entertainment has produced the largest most established and successful action sports film’s today, reaching more skiers than any other snowsports film in history. Snoworld magazine gives its readers a behind the scenes look into the making of the production, the film locations, and athlete profiles–all alongside stunning still images from the movie.
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Warrenmiller.com

Warrenmiller.com

WarrenMiller.com is the ultimate resource for our dedicated audience (70% of movie goers come back year-after-year). Whether it is awe-inspiring ski photos, thrilling video footage, the latest gear, or tour ticket information, our users find the rush they are looking for. Reach an audience of early adopters that are eager to carve their next turn with the below digital opportunities. Find Out More