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Alabama's Best Destination That You've Never Heard Of

By Merritt McKinney / Destinations and activities

Stephens Gap is Simply Magnificent I'm not going to write about why or how you get to this place because my friend and fellow Outbound writer, Edward Day, has already written an excellent adventure .

How My Home Became a Wasteland

By Jonathon Reed / Lifestyle

I grew up on an isolated property north of County Road 45, which was Digby Township in my young life and has now amalgamated into the City of Kawartha Lakes.

How Hikers Can Avoid Blisters and Other Foot Problems

By Thomas Johnson / How-to and health

Hiking is an activity that requires extensive use of the feet. We rely on them to carry us safely to the end of the trail.

6 Photos from Alaska's Hatcher Pass and Independence Mine

By Alex Watts / Destinations, activities, and travel

Hatcher Pass is a great recreational spot in the Talkeetna Mountains of Alaska. The area is filled with miles of hiking and biking trails in the summer, and cross-country skiing trails in the winter.

High Strung: Why You Need a Hammock in Your Life

By Brian Balik / Lifestyle

For years, I've been hiking in and around the Mid-Atlantic, mixed with multiple adventures to the American West, New England's beautiful states, the humid South, and everywhere in between.

Making a Wrong Turn in Pinnacles National Park

By Benjamin Canevari / Destinations and activities

Pinnacles National Park is the closest National Park to me. Surprisingly this was only my second time visiting. This place is amazing! The last time I was here was four years ago now.

5 Tips for Making the Most of the Outdoors Right Around You

By Andrew Todd / Lifestyle

There are many things I enjoy when it comes to living in the city, but sometimes it can feel impossible to get away from all the hustle and bustle, or to make any time for enjoying the outdoors.

Unfortunate Truths of Being a "Dirtbag" on the Road

By Karissa Frye / Lifestyle and travel

I will bluntly admit that I am among the group of Instagrammers who post only the most alluring parts of my dirtbag travels.

The Top 10 Hikes in Yosemite National Park

By Hi-Tec USA / Destinations and activities

You know how views only get better and better the higher you hike? That has never been more true than on the trails in Yosemite National Park. Take Half Dome, for instance (maybe you've heard of it?).

11 Photos of Early Spring Camping in Great Sand Dunes NP

By Patrick James / Destinations and activities

Good light, perfect campsites, wildlife and wide open space…that’s what we were after. This adventure started on a Friday morning.

How 5 Days in the Grand Canyon Helped Me Process Grief

By Chloe Donlan / Health and lifestyle

Ever since losing my friend, I have been struggling to understand my grief.

Solo Roadtripping to Death Valley

By Karen Victoria Peck / Destinations and how-to

As a woman who grew up just outside NYC, road tripping and camping solo was super intimidating. Def not in my wheelhouse. I found myself wanting to visit Death Valley, just with no one to go with.

How Technology Pushed Me Outside

By Merritt McKinney / Lifestyle

I get asked “Would you even go outside if you didn’t have your camera?” by most people who know me well or follow my adventures.

I Spoke Out Against Litter and Vandalism in My City's Parks and Got HAMMERED

By Matt Van Swol / Lifestyle

This is not the article I thought I would be writing today.

16 Photos from My Week of Adventure in Zion National Park

By Andrew Todd / Destinations, activities, and travel

In October of 2016, two great friends and I got to head west (all of us being from the east coast) to Springdale, Utah and spend a week enjoying as much of the beauty and wonder of Zion as we could.

The Top 4 Places to Hike and Photograph in North Carolina

By Bryant Jordan / Destinations, activities, and travel

They say once you visit the Carolinas, you never leave. After living here for 8 months, I now have full understanding how a saying like that became so popular in the states.

5 Tips for Camping with a Toddler

By Nick Garcia / Family and activities

When I decided my little family of three might be ready to experience the beauty of camping in the great outdoors, my wife looked at me questioningly and asked...

The Best Way to Prepare for Your Next Adventure

By James Sisti / How-to and lifestyle

Many eager ears harken to the call of the great outdoors, compelling nature-lovers and thrill-seekers alike to bask in nature’s abundant beauty while taking on a few exciting challenges.

A Journey to the Crystal Clear Waters of Panama's Red Frog Beach

By AG Shotz / Destinations, lifestyle, activities, and travel

As our trip through Central America had been up and running for quite a few days now, we decided to depart Jacó, Costa Rica and head for Panama.

2 Days and 3 Amazing Adventures in Southern Utah

By Leo Xu / Destinations, activities, and travel

The weekend is here and I can't just sit at home and watch TV or play on the computer or go out and party, that's not my lifestyle.

5 Gorgeous Spring Hikes in Shenandoah National Park

By Jess Fischer / Destinations, activities, and travel

Spring is finally making an appearance in Shenandoah National Park with bright, neon green leaves of spring beginning to make their way up the mountainsides.

8 Things We Love about Exploring South Australia

By Alyssa + Hannah ODYSEA / Destinations, lifestyle, and travel

Beginning from our hometown Warrnambool, we ventured up the coast along the Flerieu Peninsula to Adelaide with the dog, the boyfriend, the surfboards on the roof and the old wagon for camping out in.

Why I Keep a Travel Journal and You Should Too

By Jonathon Reed / How-to, lifestyle, and travel

I’ve never really been a journaling kind of guy. I usually prefer my laptop keyboard to a pen and paper, pretty much wherever I am—with one exception. When I’m on the road, I’m analogue all the way.

Pledge to Protect our National Parks

By Brynn Schmidt / Lifestyle and travel

My favorite places to spend time are in our national parks. I grew up going to them each summer with my family and winters were spent in Yosemite, learning to ski at Badger Pass when I was young.