Adventure Travel

9 of the World's Most Extreme Adventures According to Nat Geo

National Geographic is back with yet another list today, this time offering up 9 extreme adventures to far flung corners of the globe. The list is …

Mountain Biking

6 southern B.C. hikes to take on before the summer ends

Tammy KwanIt is unfortunate that B.C. has been experiencing a torrent of wildfires this season, which led to a smoky haze that covered Metro …

Hiking

A look at the evolution of surf films | GrindTV.com

Every wave-rider has had that moment of watching surfing on some kind of screen. Maybe it was an ideal wave from some remote point halfway around the …

Surfing

Paraglider told to ‘watch out for that cow!’ in rough takeoff; video | GrindTV.com

In paragliding, 40 percent of accidents occur during the takeoff phase of flying due to improper launching techniques, according to the U.S. Hang …

Paragliding

Started at Katahdin, Now I'm Here (Hanover)

<b>So Sorry! My Phone was on Airplane Mode</b><p>For six weeks? No fucking way. I mean, it wasn’t, but it sort of was. In any case, I personally have been on …

Outdoors

The Dirt on the Trail: Chapter 12

The twelfth part of my journey after returning to the trail for my second attempt at a thru hike.The post The Dirt on the Trail: Chapter 12 appeared …

Outdoors

Out of the Frying Pan and Into Maine

What’s the Maine idea? Only 250 miles of the North reMaine-ing! Figured I’d do some blog Maine-tenance. Ok, ok, I think you get it….we’ve made it …

Outdoors

I'm Finished...

12 Aug 2017<p><b>Mileage</b><p>Total AT Miles: 773.44 miles<p>Today’s Miles: 13.1 miles<p>Time: 11.5 hours<p>Speed: 1.13 mph<p>You Know When You Know<p>When it was time to …

Outdoors

6 travel tips so locals will hate you less

<b>Sure, tourists boost local economies, but unless it's done respectfully, you'll never be truly welcome.</b><p>I grew up in a region called Muskoka, …

Ecotourism

Luxury train sets sail in Japan

Take a ride on the most luxurious rail in the world.<p>If you want to ride on Japan's Shiki-Shima Express, you are most likely out of luck. A trip on …

Lifestyle

The View from this Mountain Hut in Austria will blow you away

Get to the top of the Schafberg mountain on your Austria travel to find one of the most stunning panoramic views in the Salzkammergut region. On …

Travel

Have We Been Swimming With Great White Sharks All Along?

It’s a steamy July day on New Jersey Shore and, form our position offshore, we’re so close to “Great White,” the famous wooden rollercoaster at …

Oceans

Scientists Just Discovered the Highest Concentration of Volcanoes on Earth

Curious about the earth's marvelous and majestic wonders? News that scientists have discovered what could be the world’s biggest volcanic region in …

Ecotourism

Best hikes within 3 hours of Charlotte

When I moved to North Carolina, I expected to become a fan of barbecue, college basketball and sweet tea. I didn’t expect to fall in love with hiking.<p>…

Appalachian Trail

The Ultimate San Francisco Bucket List: 49 Amazing Adventures To Do in 2016

When a year comes to a close, it’s almost inevitably accompanied by reflection: what you did, where you went, and which adventures you checked off …

San Francisco

3MPH: Why We're Filming A Documentary on the CDT

The Continental Divide Trail is the least developed and most remote of the US long trails. It sretches about 3000 miles between Canada and Mexico and …

Trails

The Patagonia Triple Crown, Part 3

<i>Story by Todd Wells // Photos by Eric Parker and Todd Wells</i><p>The Río Pascua had chewed us up, beat us down and spat us out right where we started. On …

Kayaking

Field Tested: Filson Duffle Pack

Like all good things, Filson products do not come cheaply. Don’t read that to suggest they are a poor value. Far from it, all of their bags are …

Where to book a campsite along the Solar Eclipse 2017 Path of Totality | GrindTV.com

On Monday, people within a broad band of beautiful locations stretching across the continental U.S. — known collectively as the “Path of Totality” — …

Camping

To Niche or Not to Niche

<i>PHOTO: Travel agents who specialize shine a focused beam onto one particular niche in the travel universe. (photo via Pixabay/AOMSIN)</i><p>To niche or not …

Travel Industry

A Reset Week in the Hudson Valley

In the Age of Trump, especially in the Age of Trump, we all need a change of pace to reset. I have been hiking and camping in the Catskill Mountain region of New York State for almost fifty years. But the hills are getting a little too steep for my knees, so this year I decided to spend a week …

The Aftermath

So, we did it. In 5 and a half months we walked the 2190.3 miles of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail. I can’t even begin to describe how we felt …

Backpacking

New Canadian Tourism College campus includes flight, hospitality, and nursing labs

Career-training entrepreneur Feroz Ali says he’s only lived in Canada for 20 months, but the former New Zealand resident already owns three private …

Tourism

Gear to Take Your Travel Pictures to the Next Level

On the road, professional photographers are known to overpack. It’s their job to be prepared to work at a moment’s notice, and sometimes that means loading every lens, flash, diffuser, memory card, and extra battery they own into a truck-sized shoulder-bag that makes TSA agents grumpy. If you’re …

Cameras

Outdoor Retailer Summer 2017: The Overland Connection

The overland industry continues to influence the outdoor industry, and vise versa. This year marks the last year the annual gathering of the outdoor …

Salt Lake City

Nine Easy Tips to Stay Safe While Hiking

For years ThurstonTalk has been sharing hiking destinations and adventures for you and your family to enjoy. From stunning destinations in the …

Camping

Glassdoor Just Announced the 100 Best Places to Interview in 2017

Dignity Health, Salesforce, J. Crew, General Mills, LUSH, JetBlue, Banana Republic, Belk, and Walt Disney Company are all in the top 25 best places to interview.<p>Whether you're brand new to the job market--or you've been building your career for years--chances are you've wondered where the best …

Recruitment

Here's What It's Like to Trek Down The Only Long Distance Hiking Trail in Texas

When you think of Texas, you probably don’t think of hiking. Now there are actually incredible hiking spots all over the state, however Texas is home …

Hiking

How to visit the Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park in Madagascar

TSINGY DE BEMARAHA is a national park located in Northwest Madagascar. There are two geological formations: The Grand Tsingy and Petite Tsingy. Over …

National Parks

Mount Hood Tragedy: Two Teens Fall 150-Feet To Their Death While Hiking In Oregon

Two 19-year-old friends fell to their death while trying to climb Mount Hood in Oregon. Emma Place and Emily Lang fell 150-feet off the Pacific Trail …

Crime