4 Images of My Last Summer Hike in Chamonix

By Charles Gensollen / Lifestyle and activities

At the beginning of September 2016, I decided to go hiking in Chamonix before going back to my university in Switzerland.

My Favorite Drive in the World: Part 2

By Billy Bowling / Destinations and activities

So here you are! You came back to see what all the fuss was about after that long run on sentence that was The Blue Ridge Parkway: Virginia Edition I take it? Well, thanks for coming back again for r.

How to Prepare for Backpacking Europe

By Shalee Blackmer / Destinations and how-to

You've decided to take a leap and backpack Europe. Excited, frantic, and eager, it may be hard knowing where to start planning the upcoming journey.

Is a Life of Wanderlust for You?

By Sarah Levant / Lifestyle

To Wander or Stay? That is the Question Wanderlust is a tricky term some people struggle with.

5 Photos That'll Make You Want to Visit Samuel H Boardman State Park

By Camaran Khiev / Destinations and activities

This was my first time visiting this state park, or even coming to see Oregon's Coast.

25 Amazing Campsites in the American Southwest

By Chaco Footwear / Destinations and activities

There's something special about waking up in the desert. There's a stillness and clarity that you just can't find anywhere else.

The Case for Creativity

By Christin Healey / Lifestyle and activities

We've all seen it, and many of us are guilty of it: The fedora-wearing, blanket-swathed, hair blowing in the breeze, tiny person perched on an impossibly gorgeous vista.

6 Must-See Arkansas Waterfalls

By Jon King / Destinations, family, and activities

1. Neil Compton's Double Falls With no marked trail and a steep scramble down, Compton’s Double Falls makes you earn the view.

Winter Meditations in the Canadian Rockies

By Jason Hatfield / Destinations

Each of my experiences in these fantastical peaks and valleys brings new stories and images to share.

4 Tips for More Adventures (plus a coupon for a free day off work)

By Trailfoody LLC / How-to and lifestyle

Photo: Dan Loch It's Saturday morning and the sun’s popping up with clear skies. Or there’s fresh snow in the mountains. Or the river’s running at just the right level. 1.

March Among the Penguins in the Strait of Magellan

By Marguerite McNeal / Destinations

My first thought when we stepped onto the tiny island was “it doesn’t smell.

Make a Detour to These Two Spots on the Way to Las Vegas

By Leo Xu / Destinations

A lot of people from Utah would like to spend weekend in Las Vegas, it is really not my type of place for my day off, but if you got a chance to tag along, make it different.

8 Things a Year in the Sub-Antarctic Taught Me

By Jamie Gallant / Destinations and lifestyle

In 2013 I quit my job at an advertising agency in Chicago and jumped at the chance to join a British Royal Air Force flight heading 8000 miles south to the Falkland Islands.

How to Camp on a Deserted Island in Panama for $5

By Alyssa + Hannah ODYSEA / Destinations, how-to, and lifestyle

Every morning I would wake to the sunrise over the nearby rocks, stumble from my tent with my mask and snorkel in hand, and fall into the crystal clear waters.

Why You Should Visit the National Parks in Their Off Season

By Matthew Eaton / Destinations, lifestyle, and activities

Have you ever felt the excitement of getting to visit one of the country’s beautiful National Parks, but as you get close you find a line of cars a mile long trying to work through the park gate? If .

Moments of True Happiness Are What We Live For

By Aaron Ibey / Lifestyle

The Moments Worth Living for  I am not looking for a perfect state of happiness and nor do I believe in such but I do believe in moments, I do believe in myself and I do believe in exploring.

Keystone Dreamin': A Road Trip on Pennsylvania Route 6

By Jack Tumen / Destinations and activities

If I had to guess, I'd say Pennsylvania isn't very high on most travelers' lists of "must-see destinations.

You Need to Go to Death Valley for the Super Bloom

By Michael Wigle / Destinations and activities

In Death Valley National Park wildflowers are so rare that they are actually called ephemerals because of how quickly they bloom and die. Witnessing a super bloom here is incredibly powerful.

15 Images from a Relaxing Weekend in the Northern Rockies

By Kaila Walton / Destinations, lifestyle, and activities

A couple of weeks ago a friend and I road tripped up to Liard River Hot Springs Provincial Park and Muncho Lake Provincial Park for a long weekend.

A Much Needed Impromptu Trip to the Oregon Coast

By Andrew Hoang / Destinations, lifestyle, and activities

It was a quick but busy week and I was in class most of the time (contrary to popular belief). I'd been busy and I knew I was getting that itch to go outside.

Why You Should Revisit Those Quick Getaways and Day Hikes

By Tylyn Cullison / Destinations, lifestyle, family, and activities

One of the wonderful things about living in Utah is the number of local hikes that are easily done in a day or even a few hours.

How We Explored the Olympic Peninsula in Just One Day

By Garrett Schmidt / Destinations and activities

To start,since moving here back in October, I have been wanting to see these giant rocks emerging from the coast.

10 Tips for Driving in Iceland

By Robby DeGraff / Destinations, how-to, and activities

You're going to Iceland! Yeah! Congrats it's the most beautiful place in the world and I've been craving to get back ever since I flew out of Keflavík a few months ago.

Searching for Orcas in Johnstone Strait

By Cindy Hughes / Destinations and activities

Remote wilderness, glassy waters, rocky beaches, and killer whales (orcas). Kayaking this area is the best way to experience Johnstone Strait.