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The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark. - John Muir

Hike the Truckee Tunnels

Truckee, California

To get here, drive along Donner Pass Rd. There is a turnoff about 100 yards away from the Donner Summit Bridge where you can park.

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Backpack to Spade and Venus Lakes

Ronald, Washington

Nestled in a high rocky cirque near the upper reaches of Mt Daniel, Spade and Venus Lakes are two of the most remote lakes in the Alpine Lake Wilderness.

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The Emerald Valley: 72 Hours of Food & Adventure in Napa Valley, Winter/Spring Edition

Napa Valley, California

Most people think of Napa Valley as miles of vineyards surrounded by golden hills, but during California’s rainy season the state turns a vibrant green and the whole Valley feels more akin to a dream.

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Hike to Sweet Creek Waterfall

Mapleton, Oregon

Make sure you add this hidden gem to your waterfall chasing plans on your road trip to Oregon. This underrated Oregon waterfall is the perfect hike for the entire family.

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5 Must-Do Trail to Tavern Hikes in the San Francisco Bay Area

San Francisco, California

The Bay Area is home to some of the best food, drink, and adventure on the West Coast and while it'd be hard not to find a great trail to tavern combo on your adventure in the Bay, we've made it eas.

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The New Moab: Exploring Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico


Every off-season I find myself wanting to head to the majestic land of Moab. What’s not to love? Hiking through red rocks and all the other great neature (yes, neature).

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Snow Biking in Alaska's Arctic

Fairbanks, Alaska

White Mountains National Recreation Area is run by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, and is best traveled during the winter months.

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Hike to McClellan Falls

Skamania County, Washington

The trail begins at the end of Forest Service Road 5110. Find the faint path and follow it downstream. A side trail takes you to the 30 ft. Upper Curly Creek Falls.

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Explore High Steel Bridge

Mason County, Washington

Located about 20 minutes outside of Shelton, Washington on US Forest Service Road NF-2340.  To get there, head North on Highway 101 and exit onto W Skokomish Valley Rd.

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Hike Woods Quarry

Boulder, Colorado

You can start from Chautauqua Park, but I prefer to start at NCAR, especially since there is ample parking and you can take a bathroom break inside before hitting the trail.

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Photograph St. Johann Church

Funes, Italy

This small church sits in a cow pasture just outside of Puez-Geisler Nature Park. The church is next to a hotel, making parking and visiting a little easier.

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Why Hiking Ruined My Dating Life

Relationship status: In a relationship with the trails. That's what my Facebook should say.

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Hang at Honeymoon Beach

Honeymoon Beach, British Virgin Islands

Honeymoon Beach is a private little beach located in Deadman's Bay across from the Peter Island resort. It's intimate size makes you feel like you're the only person (or people) on the island.

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Visit the Bridgeport Covered Bridge

Penn Valley, California

The famed and picturesque Bridgeport Covered Bridge, spanning the width of the Yuba River, was originally built in 1862.

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Add Idaho's Kirkham Hot Springs to Your Winter Bucket List


Idaho is the ultimate winter wonderland. Skiing, sledding, snowshoeing, sleigh name it, Idaho's got it.

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Backpack to Joint Trail in the Canyonlands Needles District

Monticello, Utah

A large part of the grandeur of Canyonlands National Park is the vast barren vista at Island in the Sky, but no visit to Canyonlands would be complete without the intimate and immersive desert experi.

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5 Badass Backpacking Trips in Southern Utah


There's no better way to find out what you're made of than by spending a few nights deep in the high desert backcountry, traversing from cool, water-filled slot canyons to the ultimate exposure of sa.

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Watch the Sunrise at Cadillac Ranch

Amarillo, Texas

Cadillac Ranch isn't actually a ranch but an art installation and sculpture that was installed in 1974 by a group called Ant Farm.

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Trail Run Moab's Slickrock Trail

Moab, Utah

The Slickrock Trail is well known in the mountain biking community and has put Moab on the map as one of the premier mountain biking destinations in the world.

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Rock Climbing Moab's Wall Street

Moab, Utah

Moab's Wall Street is exactly what it sounds like, but nothing like the "Wall Street" you're familiar with.

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We Have Less Than 24 Hours to Take Action: Help Protect the Antiquities Act

Rep Bishop (UT) introduced the “National Monument Creation and Protection Act”, a bill that threatens America’s lands, waters, culturally and historically significant places, and wildlife habitats.

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Up High on the Down Low: 72 Hours of Outdoor Adventure in Breckenridge, Fall Edition

Breckenridge, Colorado

If you have ever visited Breckenridge, Colorado in the fall, then you have likely experienced the euphoria that comes with the golden leaves, crisp air, and the all-around happiness of locals and vis.

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The Do's and Don'ts of Hiking the Alta Via 1

So you've decided to hike the Alta Via 1.

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Up High in Tahoe South: 48 Hours of Adventure in South Lake

South Lake Tahoe, California

Many think of Lake Tahoe as a world-class ski destination but locals know it best for being a fantastic escape from the sweltering heat of California Central Valley or, well, all of Nevada and an exc.

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