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Could you ever see yourself turning your back on a normal job and living the life of a nomadic free spirit for a week, a month or even an entire year? If so, adventure cycling is probably for you.
Rainforests are normally dark with very little sunlight seeping through from above. But up in the treetops -- that's where the real party is happening.
It's one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. But the Grand Canyon isn't just a curiosity or a bucket-list item for the American traveler: It's also a world-class hiking and adventure destination.
The West Coast Trail in British Columbia is considered one of the world's most scenic trails. But what exactly makes this hike so special?
Sure, you can camp in a tree. The question is: Will you sleep in a portaledge, a "tree boat" or a tree house? And also, are you afraid of heights?
A walking adventure provides the perfect pace to take in everything around you and truly experience a destination. These 5 tips could make it even more enjoyable.
Got the tour-bus blues? Cycling day trips will help you see the sights and get some exercise at the same time. These two-wheeled excursions are getting more popular every day.
This adventure has it all – water, canyons, mountains and gorges. Even hanging gardens. You'll enjoy squeezing your way through the Zion Narrows.
The original long-distance hiking trail, the Long Trail has been lovingly preserved by the Green Mountain Club for decades. What can you see on this breathtaking but rugged hike?
The John Muir Trail (JMT) in the western U.S. spans three states and three national parks. Its sheer size and beauty makes it one of the most popular hikes in the U.S. What makes it such a great hike?
Bungee jumping isn't for the faint of heart. And these five bungee jumping destinations are for the most extreme of bungee jumpers.
There's not a music lover among us who hasn't dreamt of singing on stage with their favorite rock group. Enter Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp.
The pink rattlesnake, the chuckwalla and the ponderosa pine populate this trail. So do some really gorgeous views of the Grand Canyon. What else makes this route unique?
Although much of Northern California is relatively flat, there's one point that rises above and can be seen from miles away. Mount Shasta has been a hiker's dream for years -- how do you get to the top?
Although Bear Mountain is a popular state park that is part of the Appalachian Trail, the area was once set aside as a prison. Today, the trails offer beautiful views of the Hudson River.
As far as mountain trails go, the Colorado Trail might win the award for most varied -- its terrain ranges from snowy mountains to lush meadows, and hikers of all different kinds of experience will find something suitable.
Memorialized by the Hudson River School painters during the 19th century, the Catskill Mountains have been a favorite of hikers for years. But did you know that they're not even really mountains?
Only about 30 people are said to thru-hike the Continental Divide Trail each year. So what makes it such a challenge?
Did you ever build one of those volcano models and watch it spew vinegar and baking soda everywhere? That science-fair stuff doesn't hold a candle to seeing a real volcano in action, as we'll show you.
With miles and miles of beaches and two oceans to choose from, it's obvious why Costa Rica is one of the best places in the world to catch some waves. Whether you're a novice or a veteran, we've got tips for your trip to this surfing paradise.
The Smoky Mountains have a misty, otherworldly quality about them that makes them unforgettable. What better way to enjoy their charms than hiking? Our guide will get you started.
One of the most breathtaking spots in North America, the Adirondacks offers plenty of hiking trails rife with natural beauty and important history.
What other park has such an abundance of these tall sequoias but Sequoia National Park? And that's not the only beauty you can see.
The highest park in the U.S., Rocky Mountain National Park is known for snow-capped peaks even in summer and the Continental Divide. What else can you see?
Trailblazing means forging your own path to discovery, but in the wilderness, the word refers to marking your hiking trail for others to follow. Trail markers are like a secret language that hikers use to find their way, but it's pretty easy to learn.