Whether you love trekking through the desert or summiting peaks, we have a hike you’ll love at one of these beautiful alternatives to the national parks.
Here are a few of our top picks for the best trails to explore, whether you have three days, five days, or a full week
As I reflect back on my Summit for Someone experience with Big City Mountaineers, I realized that my life would look very different had I not taken a giant leap of faith and gone on the Grand Teton climb
In the age of social media, it almost seems as if no place on the planet has escaped the lens of a smartphone camera. But beyond the trending hotspots, there are places still overlooked by travelers. Countries that are overshadowed by bigger, more illustrious neighbors.
You can spend a lifetime exploring the nooks and crannies of Southeast Asia. If you have only two weeks, pick a country or two to hone in on.
Here are ten items that will help you camp more comfortably, so that you can focus on what really matters—enjoying time outside with your adventure buddies.
Before hitting the trail, here are some ideas for getting you started on the right foot (pun intended).
Let’s face it, there is nothing more frustrating than showing up at a national park to find it so crowded that you spend more time searching for a parking spot and a little solitude than actually enjoying nature. We all want incredible views, quiet wilderness, and memorable sunsets, but with the rise in popularity of…
Everyone knows about packing out your trash, or what to do when nature calls in the wilderness. These are number one and number two (literally) in the leave-no-trace playbook for those of us who care about preserving outdoor spaces for future generations to enjoy. Well, okay, apparently not everyone knows. We see trash (and pick…
Little compares to spending a night in the backcountry after a long day of hiking. Add to that the feeling of accomplishment of carrying everything you need on your back, and you’re setting yourself up for a sweet adventure. Backpacking is a fun way to get outdoors and is perfect for hikers of all ages…