10 of Colorado’s Best-Kept Secrets

Think “Colorado” and what likely comes to mind is powder-dusted ski slopes, frosty pints of craft beer and the wild beauty of...

Explore a Lunar Landscape Right Here on Earth at Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve

Look up at the night sky in south-central Idaho’s Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve and you’ll feel yourself a...

Utah’s Dark Skies: Canyonlands National Park

Take in the skies while floating and hiking in Labyrinth Canyon. Sights include towering canyon walls, remnants from early river runners...

FEATURED STORIES

Top 5 Summer Outdoor Adventures in Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe features some of the clearest waters in the United States, is the second deepest lake in the country and, at 22 miles long and 12 miles wide, the largest alpine lake in North America.

Spot Big Little Lies Film Locations in Monterey County

Good storytelling relies on strong visuals – so, it’s no wonder that stunning  Monterey County was the go-to location for HBO’s Emmy award-winning Big Little Lies. You don’t have to be TV or celebrity obsessed to fully appreciate Monterey...

Maui in Slow Motion – Hawaiʻi, COVID-19 and Exploring without the Crowds

Nobody wants to hear someone who lives in Maui complain about anything, ever. We really only whine about the crowds, but tourism is the economy and we accept that. Then the virus comes and there are no crowds.

Get Back to the Land With a Farm Stay Vacation

These days, many of us are seeking fresh air and wide-open spaces where we can connect to the land and enjoy countryside vistas and agricultural bounty. Farm Stay vacations provide this kind of experience for individuals and groups by...

Storybook Landscapes in Scotland’s Isle of Skye

Dreaming of your next far-flung adventure? With landscapes straight out of a fairytale, Isle of Skye is a magical spot to add to your travel bucket list. As the cool mist lifts and unveils the emerald...

This Crater is “Africa’s Garden of Eden”

Tanzania's Ngorongoro Crater Imagine a natural version of Noah’s Ark—an enormous container resulting from a cataclysmic event that holds and protects a huge number of animals. Well, that’s what Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Crater is like, and its...

Enjoying our content?

Subscribe and receive a weekly newsletter packed with awesome stories to inspire you!

THE LATEST

Pennsylvania Road Trip: Camping in Spectacular State Parks

With its soaring summits, roaring rivers, peaceful lakes and endless hiking trails, Pennsylvania is prime for outdoor adventures. Many of these beautiful places can be found in the Keystone State’s 121 state parks—all...

7 Fall Foraging Tours

Hunt, gather and eat delectable wild mushrooms and other edible plants on guided nature tours led by mycology experts who know their porcini from their chanterelles. Lots of people...

Wine Tasting, Harvest Hopping and Leaf Peeping in the Finger Lakes Region of New York

The Finger Lakes area offers unrivaled appeal with refreshing brisk temperatures; 11 gorgeous lakes; spectacularly colorful leaves; rolling farmlands; scenic roadways; top-notch wine, beer and spirit production; lively harvest festivals and restaurants that...

Mixing Art with Nature in Utah at Spiral Jetty and Antelope Island State Park

About two hours from Salt Lake City, in Corinne, Utah, Spiral Jetty, a 1,500 feet-long by 15-feet-wide coiling path winds counterclockwise off Rozel Point on the northeastern shore of Utah’s Great Salt Lake.

Haleakalā National Park – From Sunrise at the Summit to Sunset in Kula

Every visitor to Maui brings home a best-of story. For many it’s about the long, winding and spectacular road to Hana. Plenty give a shout out to their day snorkeling or scuba diving...

5 Botanical Gardens and Parks Worth a Visit

Populated by magnificent plant species, colorful structures and moving artworks, botanic and sculpture gardens top the must-visit lists of travelers seeking to experience the magical heart-expanding and eye-opening power of nature and...

The Ultimate Outdoor Guide to Memphis

Home of blues, soul and rock n’ roll, Memphis is a southern destination known for its live music scene and delicious BBQ. But right around the corner from all of the sites and...

10 of Colorado’s Best-Kept Secrets

Think “Colorado” and what likely comes to mind is powder-dusted ski slopes, frosty pints of craft beer and the wild beauty of Rocky Mountain National Park. All amazing, to be sure. But tucked...

A 4-Day Glimpse of Norway —From Dazzling Fjords to Bustling Cities

Norway is a magical land of glimmering fjords, gorgeous coastlines, vast pastoral landscapes, rich history, breathtaking scenic rail and ship routes, charming towns and cities, and endless outdoor adventures. With their long temperate...