No Service

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Welcome to the No Service Tumblr, powered by Columbia. Outdoor ongoings from people who like to try stuff.

It’s easy to spook fish! Bob Izumi shows us how to correctly cast into shallow water without scaring them away.

Myth: Cotton kills.
Fact: The short answer? No. Unless you’re in some B-movie where a cursed concert t-shirt ends up strangling you in your sleep, cotton will not kill you.

Myth: Cotton kills.

Fact: The short answer? No. Unless you’re in some B-movie where a cursed concert t-shirt ends up strangling you in your sleep, cotton will not kill you.

In saltwater fly fishing, there are two critical casts you need to know. Pro, Conway Bowman demonstrates.

Chad Hoover’s favorite way to fish? With a kid in tow!

At Columbia, we have a lot of mottos. “Trying Stuff since 1938” for example because we were founded by our CEO’s grandfather as a hat company. And as a company run to this day as a family business, we’re in the business of family fun. And we continue to think “the family that plays together stays together.”

At Columbia, we have a lot of mottos. “Trying Stuff since 1938” for example because we were founded by our CEO’s grandfather as a hat company. And as a company run to this day as a family business, we’re in the business of family fun. And we continue to think “the family that plays together stays together.”

Myth: You Can Never Drink Too Much Water
Fact: You can, in fact, drink too much water…

Myth: You Can Never Drink Too Much Water

Fact: You can, in fact, drink too much water…

The first time you encounter hikers using poles, it’s easy to do a double take. But soon you acclimate to the idea (not to mention the rhythmic click-click sound of their poles hitting earth as they approach—and then pass—you). Soon, the query you’ll be pondering mid-hike is whether or not you need these popular accessories.

The first time you encounter hikers using poles, it’s easy to do a double take. But soon you acclimate to the idea (not to mention the rhythmic click-click sound of their poles hitting earth as they approach—and then pass—you). Soon, the query you’ll be pondering mid-hike is whether or not you need these popular accessories.

George Poveromo emphasizes the need for organization, structure, and observation when trolling offshore for big game.

Other than the clothes on your back, all the gear you really need is a good pair of shoes. With trail running, the same logic applies. But there are a few additional items that can make tearing into your local wilderness on your own two feet a lot more enjoyable. Here are the refreshingly simple basics.

Other than the clothes on your back, all the gear you really need is a good pair of shoes. With trail running, the same logic applies. But there are a few additional items that can make tearing into your local wilderness on your own two feet a lot more enjoyable. Here are the refreshingly simple basics.

Stretching 1,550 miles along Ireland’s western seaboard, the Wild Atlantic Way is the longest defined coastal drive in the world. The seven counties that line the coast have put aside their friendly rivalries in order to create a comprehensive experience, making it easy to access this rugged and remote section of Ireland.

Stretching 1,550 miles along Ireland’s western seaboard, the Wild Atlantic Way is the longest defined coastal drive in the world. The seven counties that line the coast have put aside their friendly rivalries in order to create a comprehensive experience, making it easy to access this rugged and remote section of Ireland.