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  • A Summer Camp for Grown Ups Who Love the Outdoors

    The Outbound Collective / Activities

    Remember the fun you used to have at summer camp? Come relive that great experience at the CamelBak Pursuit Series - except instead of camp counselors, you'll have expert guides and pro athletes show.

  • 20 Must-Do Hikes in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

    Chaco Footwear / Activities and destinations

    Sitting on the border of Tennessee and North Carolina, the seemingly endless ridges of the Smoky Mountains attract more annual visitors than any other national park in the country.

  • The 10 Best Backpacking Trips on Earth

    Hi-Tec / Activities, destinations, and travel

    Don’t get us wrong, a quick overnight in your local state park can be an experience you’ll never forget, but it can’t hurt to set your sights on the greatest backpacking trips in the world.

  • Colombia is an Adventure Travel Paradise

    Kyle Frost / Destinations and travel

    Colombia probably brings to mind a couple of things. Cocaine, kidnapping, and Narcos being some of the most prevalent.

  • If You're Adventurous, You Should Consider Eloping

    Cat Ekkelboom-White / Family and lifestyle

    There's that feeling that words can't describe when you're out in the middle of nowhere with no sound but the crashing of waves or the whistle of the wind through the trees.

  • Juneau's Epic and Intimate Alaskan Landscapes

    Adrien Patané / Activities, destinations, and travel

    Mendenhall Glacier and Ice Caves No trip to Juneau would be complete without a visit to one of Alaska's easiest accessed glaciers, albeit this is changing quite rapidly due to the exponentially incre.

  • Via Ferrata Climbing in the Dolomites of Tirol

    Cat Ekkelboom-White / Activities, destinations, and travel

    Via Ferrata literally translates as "Iron Way" and is said to have originated in Italy in the Second World War as a way to get troops over dangerous mountain paths in relative safety.

  • Wild Child: The Need for Wilderness

    Laura Boyer / Lifestyle

    Over my four day canoe trip on the Green River in Canyonlands, I often found myself pondering the writings of Edward Abbey, especially excerpts from his book Desert Solitaire.

  • Living in a Dream World: Hawaii through My Eyes

    Jayden Croft / Activities, destinations, lifestyle, and travel

    Hawaii had always been a distant dream of mine.

  • Why Every Traveller Should Try Film Photography

    Cat Ekkelboom-White / Activities, lifestyle, and travel

    I’m one of those people who is addicted to technology; my iPhone, MacBook, and my iPad. I find myself constantly checking Facebook or scrolling through Instagram.

  • The 3 Best Places See the Midnight Sun

    Jason Horstman / Destinations and travel

    The midnight sun is something I hadn't really heard much about before until I got into hiking and photography, and as every photographer knows, it can be difficult to capture the best light that last.

  • How to Hike the Tallest Peak in Idaho, Mount Borah

    Visit Idaho / Activities and destinations

    Aptly nicknamed “The Roof of Idaho,” Mount Borah is not one of those peaks that you can drive most of the way and summit with just a couple miles of hiking - this is a tough hike and shouldn’t be tak.

  • Adventure Crew, Unite!

    The Outbound Collective / Lifestyle

    We're only a few weeks out from CamelBak Pursuit, Salt Lake City (August 11-13)! If you live in Utah, or if you've always wanted to visit, it's time to rally your friends and pull the trigger on a li.

  • The Top 5 Day Hikes in Southern California

    Julie & Brian / Activities and destinations

    Brian and I are avid hikers and love exploring trails in our local mountains.

  • Far from Home: The Stunning Scenery of Norway's Lofoten Islands

    Liam Costar / Destinations and travel

    I slept in a car for nine days just so I could choose to wake up to whatever view I wanted. Waking up with snow covered beaches surrounded by mountains that encompassed the whole of its coast.

  • A Magical, Mystical Winter's Tramp in New Zealand

    Crystal Brindle / Activities and destinations

    Frost sparkles in the half-light, incredibly jagged rock slabs lofted at precarious angles stand out in distant evening sun too remote to reach the valley floor, and the moss-draped forest gathers sh.

  • Georgia's Top 5 Family-Friendly Adventures

    Explore Georgia / Activities, destinations, and family

    Most families are juggling multiple schedules that seem to never tire. School, sports, friends ... the list goes on.

  • Please Stop Flying Drones in Canada’s National Parks: It’s Illegal

    Matt Van Swol / Destinations and travel

    That was basically my thought process while walking across the bridge to Pyramid Island in Jasper National Park when my head shot up after hearing a buzzing sound overhead.

  • A Last Minute Road Trip: 24 Hours in Wyoming

    Madison Snarr / Destinations and travel

    It's difficult to pinpoint what exactly inspired the last-minute five hour drive to Jackson Hole on a split-second decision.

  • An Amazing Weekend Hanging in the Alabama Hills

    Benjamin Canevari / Activities, destinations, and travel

    We were headed south to the Alabama Hills to meet up with my friends Brent and Brandon. These guys live in San Diego, which is about eight hours too far south for my liking.

  • The Benefits of Hiking with Trekking Poles (Plus How to Use Them)

    Nicole Mason / Activities and how-to

    After years of thinking trekking poles were ridiculous, I found myself seriously struggling on a 500 mile trek across France and Spain.

  • The 7 Stages of Planning Your Next Adventure

    Jess Fischer / How-to and lifestyle

    1. Deciding You Need Another Adventure; Commence Stalking Travel Destinations Okay, you've decided, you need a vacation. No, you DESERVE an adventure. You work hard.

  • Exploring Big Sur, a Photographer's Dream

    Rufino Martinez / Destinations

    The greatest meeting between land and water I remember going to Pfeiffer State Park as kid and having such a great time in the river with my family.

  • Here’s How to Avoid the Summer Crowds in Banff and Jasper National Parks

    Matt Van Swol / Destinations, how-to, and travel

    Last week, I took a six day trip to Banff and Jasper National Parks in Alberta, Canada.