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Hocking Hills: 4 Spooky and Awesome Outdoor Adventures in Ohio

While you may picture the Midwest as flat rolling cornfields, Hocking Hills is Ohio’s natural crown jewel. With rugged cli...


The Best PEI Beaches and Hikes for the Whole Family

There are over 20 beaches along 175-mile PEI, mostly characterized by their world-famous red sand cliffs, while others are...


Backcountry Bliss in Banff National Park

Hiking in the Canadian Rockies leads to a world of natural wonders. Discover high mountain passes and meadows blanketed in...

Extreme Sports

The Most Extreme Places on Earth

Some vacationers seek out relaxing beaches or historical sights. This isn't a list of those kinds of getaways. The world's...


Hiking the Very Active Pacaya Volcano in Guatemala

As the mini-van bounced through the windy Guatemalan landscape, I felt slightly nauseous as I listened to the driver (Jeff) and our guide (Rolando) chat about family and friends in Spanish. My husband (Adam) and I gazed sleepy eyed into the dark morning sky. After 45 minutes, the van pulled over and we climbed out and felt the crisp cold morning air slap our faces awake. It was the clearest day in weeks and we enjoyed snapping shots of sunrays glowing on Agua and Fuego Volcanoes in the distan...

Gear / Gadgets

How to Choose a Water Purifier for Hiking and Camping

For most people living in the United States and other developed nations, water is taken for granted, but a portable water ...


12 Must- Have Hiking and Climbing Adventures in Taiwan

Despite its small size, hiking in Taiwan is a popular activity and ideal destination for exciting outdoor adventures. If ...

Tips, Tricks & Hacks

Hone Your Hiking Navigation Skills

You may plan to stay on a well-marked and well-maintained trail, but storms, trail damage or an accident can take you off ...