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19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

Adventure<p>These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

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World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

Adventure<p>A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, …


Best U.S. Hiking Cities

<b>Get Hiking:</b> This popular four-mile hike has a large measure of challenge (3,700 vertical feet of climbing) with an equal payoff (views of Mount Rainier, Seattle, and the Olympics on a clear day). The journey isn’t so bad either: Along the way, hikers pass classic Pacific Northwest conifer and fir …


Have van, will travel. I am getting restless and would love to get some #vancamping in. Anyone got any ideas/want to become a restless transplant for a weekend?

Repost from @kristinkerger #vwbus #baywindow #corpuschristi #surf

The Adventure Mobile - Our DIY Sprinter Camper Van Bicycle Hauler

This post covers the DIY buildout I did for our 2013 Mercedes Sprinter to turn it into a bike-hauling adventure mobile. The goal was simple: <b>create a</b> …

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To Build an EarthRoamer

Just a few weeks ago we featured EarthRoamer’s flagship demo vehicle, their beautifully crafted XV-LTs. It is a sight to behold, but seeing how these …

Guide to Patagonia: what to do, how to do it, and where to stay

Patagonia holidays,Travel,Argentina holidays,Chile holidays,Adventure travel,Whale watching holidays,Horse riding holidays,Camping holidays,Walking holidays,South America holidays<p>Forty years ago this month, Bruce Chatwin visited Patagonia and his subsequent book lit a beacon for the remote region … [15]

Top 10 Things to Do in Utah Parks

This Week's Top Instagram Photos from #Appalachian Trail

We continue to peruse all of the wonderful pictures from Instagram with the hashtag #AppalachianTrail and #AppalachianTrials and select a few of the …

The end of our journey is just the beginning @ Renee Tougas

The 24th episode of the Beyond our Boundaries video series is live today. It tells the story of the final days of our hike.<p>On the weekend of fall's …

The Pros and Cons of Section Hiking the Appalachian Trail

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy says that 20% of the people who claim to hiking the Appalachian Trail each year are section hikers, although I …

Portraits of the Pacific Crest Trail

Returning from a summer weekend in Tahoe, photographer Ian Tuttle passed a few strangers on the side of the road and asked if they needed anything. Just beer, they said. Tuttle’s new friends were doctors hiking the Pacific Crest Trail whenever they got a few weeks off work. The group shared some …

Ultralight Hiking Blog

Gossamer Gear backpacks didn’t start off with snazzy names. They started off with the founder, Glen Van Peski, fiddling around with some homegrown …

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10 Great Outdoor Adventure Books For Hikers

Tom Ryan’s inspiring tale of how he and his miniature schnauzer companion, the “Little Buddha” Atticus M. Finch, attempted to scale all forty-eight …

World's best islands

See the top-ranked isles that span the seas, from a well-kept secret in the Philippines to the electric blue waters of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.

These 10 Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind

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10 Best New Beach Hotels for Winter 2014-15

If you need a break from gift shopping and holiday parties, this is a perfect time to start planning a beach getaway. While we all have our favorite tropical destinations, it could be time to consider going somewhere new. The 2014-2015 beach season is offering a wide variety of new beach hotels …

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10 of the best winter festivals and events over Christmas and New Year

Stonehenge winter solstice, Wiltshire<p><b>December 22</b><p>Solstice celebrations – marking the shortest day and longest night of the year – happen right across the UK. But one of the focal points for the festivities will always be the prehistoric monument of Stonehenge. Each year, thousands descend on this …

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

Earth’s most otherworldly sites

From Fly Geyser in Nevada to the Gates of Hell in Turkmenistan, few places garner the status of being completely surreal, as if from a different planet.

Top 10 Adventure Trips

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7 of the World’s Most Epic Journeys By Rail

<i>It’s clear that we here at TPG are obsessed with flying, but many of us have a love affair with trains, as well. Traveling by train can feel like a</i> …

Animal photos of the year 2014: Part 1 - Telegraph

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014