Adventure Travel

Europe’s 8 best day hikes, from coastal walks to mountain magic

A compact patchwork of cultures and landscapes, Europe offers an incredible variety of short accessible hikes. From seaside scrambles to alpine …

Travel

5 Breathtaking Days in Torres del Paine National Park:

As we made our way up the final stretch of the steep, gravel path, I gasped. There they stood, the mysterious, magnificent Torres del Paine, glowing …

South America

Hiking in Calanques National Park, Marseille

It’s not often that you get an opportunity to hike in a national park just outside a major city. So when I found out about Calanques National Park, …

Trails

These Monster Waves at the World's Craziest Surf Destination Are Unbelievable

The huge swells were approaching 100 feet high.<p>The peculiar undersea geography near Nazare, Portugal, makes this seaside village one of the premier surfing destinations in the world. It's where champion big-wave surfer Garrett McNamara rode an unthinkable 100-foot wave. And this winter has been …

Surfing

Follow the elks migration through Yellowstone National Park

JOIN Scientist Arthur Middleton, photographer Joe Riis, and artist James Prosek as they track elk herds on their incredible migration from Wyoming’s …

National Parks

The Most Advanced Hiking Pack Ever Made Is Here (Finally)

To be honest, 90% of multiday backpacking packs are ill-fitting, restrictive, and cheaply made. But Arc’teryx finally made its new Bora AR 50 pack, …

Travel

Digital nomad's ultra-minimalist van conversion includes hidden bike rack

Technology is changing the world of work, and along with emerging ideas about minimalism and do-it-yourself self-sufficiency, is transforming the way …

Ecotourism

5 New Stunning National Parks Are Coming to Chile

From the sand dunes of the Atacama Desert to the massive glaciers of Tierra del Fuego, Chile is 75,610,200 hectares of breathtaking natural beauty. …

National Parks

Activities

A Breathtaking Oceanfront Experience<p>Ranch Activities<p>OVER A MILE OF COASTLINE AND TWENTY MILES OF COASTAL- REDWOOD- AND RIDGE-TOP TRAILS<p><i>"We are not</i> …

Travel

Trail-Runners Band Together to Save Public Lands

When H.R. 621 — a bill that threatened 3.3 million acres of public lands in 10 western states to be transferred to the mercy of state and local …

Trail Running

Multihull Show – La Grande Motte

Aiming to become the world’s go-to multihull show, La Grande Motte is the place to see the latest modelsThis young show on France’s Languedoc coast …

Sailing

A Hiking Paradise for Backpackers: El Chalten, Argentina

What better than a hiking paradise for backpackers in El Chalten<i>,</i> Argentina in the Andes? Beginning your hike from a small backpacking town called El …

South America

No waves, no glory – these are the fastest-growing surfing destinations in the world

If your dream holiday involves sand, sea, … and a surfboard, then this list of the fastest-growing surf locations in the world may well become your new travel bucket list.<p>After looking at 5000 surf breaks in 146 countries around the world, a team of researchers were able to discover which had grown …

Travel

Getting Our Tarzan On at Tamar Trails

Swinging through trees, zip-lining & hitting bullseyes!<p>This Saturday we got up early, dropped the dog off at N’s mum’s, and drove just over an hour …

Trails

My Perfect Stroller - The Chicco Capri

I looked for a travel stroller for months. I kept buying different strollers in the hopes that one would be just right. But no matter how many I …

Travel

Chile Just Created a Truly Massive National Park

<i>PHOTO: Chile’s Parque Pumalin leads the charge for national parks. (Photo via Flickr/Dan Lundberg)</i><p>National Parks remain one important way a country …

National Parks

Under The Sea! Blue Marble Titanic Expeditions

Let’s be real for a minute; we’re all captivated by the world of underwater exploration. Well, today we get a look at quite a unique experience for …

Scuba Diving

Mobile apps designed just for Wyomingites

Many of us use mobile apps every day, whether we’re paying bills, playing music, checking Facebook or getting weather updates. But there are a …

National Parks

Chile With Kids: What to pack for Patagonia & The Lake District

By Victoria<p>Photo credit: Explora Patagonia<p>As our <b>family trip to Chile</b> draws closer and our travel plans are (almost!) in place, my thoughts have …

Travel

How Romp Skis crafted the ultimate one-quiver backcountry tool

Editor in Chief Tyler Cohen gets his mono wiggle on. [Photo] Dana Allen<p>At 2018 Gear Test Week, 40 testers put more than 200 pairs of skis, 70 pairs …

Skiing

I quit my job to trek in "Europe's last wilderness." Here's what I saw.

<i>All photos by the author</i><p>In October 2015, at the age of 18 and having traveled for two years around the world with some of the best surfers from the …

Travel

Surf the Greek Isles With Caroline Marks

When you think of your dream surf trip, chances are your mind jumps to aquamarine waters and reef passes peeling perfectly offshore from white sand …

Surfing

Why springtime is the best time to get your kids on the slopes

Getting your kids into a new sport can be challenging. Especially when this new sport requires a few hours on the road, boatloads of gear and …

Travel

How to keep your day job rolling from the road

Thanks to the connectivity of our increasingly digital world, it’s never been easier to get things done from anywhere with an Internet connection. So …

Gear & Gadgets

In pictures: 15 of the world’s most extreme drives | Photo Gallery

Roads. They can be long and winding, yes. But they’re often a whole lot else: teetering on the edge of an abyss; carved through mountain terrain so …

National Parks

In the Land of Giants

The trees are so big that it would be cowardly not to deal with their bigness head on. They are very, very big. You already knew this — they’re called “giant sequoias” — and I knew it, too. But in person, their bigness still feels unexpected, revelatory. And the delirium of their size is enhanced …

Hiking

A complete guide to keeping your feet happy on the trail

Even the highest-rated (and most expensive) footwear can make your feet unhappy. Rather than chancing it when you lace up your shoes for the start of …

Travel

Royal Robbins: The kingpin of Yosemite's Golden Age

<i>Editor’s note: This article was originally published by our friends at Climbing. Check out their site for more climbing news, gear and …

Mountaineering

Kauai - Things You Have To Do on Hawaii's Forgotten Island

When one thinks about Hawaii, most will conjure thoughts of Honolulu on the island of Oahu, The picturesque Maui, or the volcanic Big Island. That’s …

Hawaii

Top 5 Day Trips to Enjoy in Bora Bora While on Your Islands of Tahiti Vacation

When you travel to Bora Bora, in The Islands of Tahiti, you travel for leisure. You go to put your feet up on white-sand beaches, sip refreshing …

Scuba Diving