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Road Trip Stops in Idyllic North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Looking for a relaxing beach getaway in a beautiful spot with a laid-back vibe, classic southern charm and nine miles of beautiful beaches? North...

Experience the Legacy of Washington, DC’s Greatest Black Musicians

African Americans have played a central role in the creation of some of the United States’ most famous musical genres and there may be...

Experience the Sound of Silence in Minnesota’s Voyageurs National Park in Spring

Voyageurs National Park encompasses 218,000 acres in northern Minnesota near the Canadian border. Composed mostly of lakes and interlacing channels, it can seem like...

Only Accessible in Summertime: Crater Lake National Park’s Scenic Rim Drive

Every summer, from late June through mid-September, the snow that blankets Crater Lake National Park (about 533 inches per year), disappears to reveal details...

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...

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...

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Day Trip to Magical Block Island off the Coast of Rhode Island

If you’re looking for a fabulous east coast getaway that offers plenty of eye candy, beautiful Atlantic beaches and vistas, soaring cliffs, miles of...

Where to See the Northern Lights in the US

Places to see the Northern Lights in Maine, Pennsylvania, Alaska, Michigan, Minnesota and Idaho. Imagine broad streaks of green, red, blue and purple lights dancing...

Road Tripping from New York City to the Catskills: 8 Great Stops

Escape New York City with a road trip to the Catskills region where unique stops include the Rip Van Winkle bridge, Woodstock history, some...

Edge of the Continent: Take a Road Trip to Lubec, Maine For a Restorative Vacation

Lucbec is the easternmost town on the continental United States. These days, it seems more and more people are willing to go to the ends...

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Ghost Tours in Savannah, Georgia – One of America’s Most Haunted Cities

Plenty of places could make their cases for being the most haunted city in this country. New Orleans, Salem, Massachusetts and Gettysburg come quickly...

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...

Endless Summer: Trip Guide to Cumberland Island, Georgia

With 18 miles of secluded, undeveloped beach providing wholly unobstructed vistas, an extraordinary maritime forest of moss-draped live oaks and pines (one of the...

Fall Foliage Views – Aerial Experiences in New England, Colorado, Appalachia and Beyond

Spectacular Aerial Experiences of Fall Foliage in New Hampshire, Maryland, Tennessee, Michigan, South Dakota, Colorado and Oregon Most states in the U.S. have scenic byways...

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Oregon Road Trip Series: Portland

The first stop on our Oregon Road Trip series is the Portland region – an engulfing mix of lush Pacific Northwest scenery, Asian cuisine,...

Oregon Road Trip Series: Columbia River Gorge and Mt. Hood

The second stop on our Oregon Road Trip series is to the Columbia River Gorge and Mt. Hood region. Located just over an hour...

Oregon Road Trip Series: The Willamette Valley

For the third portion of our Oregon road trip series, we're headed south into the Willamette Valley. Bike a scenic covered bridge trail, hike...

Oregon Road Trip Series: The Pacific Coast

For our fourth and final leg of this epic Oregon road trip, we're exploring the wild beauty of the Pacific Coast. See where The...

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VENTURING OUT: PARK 2 PARK

Follow boulderer, mountain biker, and all-around outdoor enthusiast Raheim Robinson as he creates adventures for nature-loving novices, building their technical skills and helping them to rediscover their authentic selves.

El Paso: Conquering Mountains

Go behind the scenes with outdoor enthusiast Raheim Robinson as he explores El Paso, Texas. Tag along as he visits Franklin Mountains State Park,...

Tucson: Ropes and Fears

Learn about the Sky Islands, and the history of the Chiricahua Apache, from local expert Len Neceter. Raheim takes us through the basics of...

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Experience the Sound of Silence in Minnesota’s Voyageurs National Park in Spring

Voyageurs National Park encompasses 218,000 acres in northern Minnesota near the Canadian border. Composed mostly of lakes and interlacing channels, it can seem like...

Summer Lakeshore Road Trip: Apostle Islands to Pictured Rocks

One vehicle, a couple of days, two of America’s four National Lake Shores, an endless amount of spectacularly beautiful sights and relatively few visitors....

Indiana Dunes National Park Explodes into Color in Spring

This recent addition to the National Park system (the 61st park) is worth a visit any time of year, but spring brings some extra...

Spring in Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve: Where to Go for an Explosion of Color

Whenever a huge number of floral plants burst into bloom all at once in a single spot, you get an amazing, unforgettable scene. But...