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12 Adventures to Add to Your Bucket List

The list can never be too long.

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We know you probably already have an adventure bucket list that is as epic as it is long, but we've got a few more that should at least be considered for a spot on your list. Check these out and we're sure you won't disagree.

1. Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

See countless beautiful waterfalls in Croatia’s Largest National Park. Learn More.

2. Santorini, Greece

Explore this Mediterranean island's beautiful coastline on an ATV. Learn More.

3. Machu Picchu, Peru

Skip the tourist route and head to these Incan ruins via a 44.5 mile backpacking trip. Learn More.

4. The Subway, Utah

Take on this iconic gem of Zion National Park. Learn More.

5. Lake Lovely Water, British Columbia

Take on this iconic gem of Zion National Park. Learn More.

5. Lake Lovely Water, British Columbia

Hike in 4 miles to a beautiful campsite and peaceful lake at this best kept secret of the Whistler Area. Learn More.

6. Skógafoss, Iceland

Get a campsite view of one of Iceland’s tallest waterfalls, Skógafoss (60m). Learn More.

7. Scotland's West Highland Way

This 96 mile trek is the most famous hike in Scotland and one of the best in the world. Learn More.

8. The John Muir Trail, California

This 221 mile trail is one of the most iconic in the world. Learn More.

9. Glacier Point, Yosemite

This 9.4 mile hike gives amazing views of Yosemite Valley as well as the opportunity watch sunsets or sunrises over Half Dome. Learn More.

10. Routeburn Shelter, New Zealand

Jaw-dropping scenery on one of New Zealand’s nine Great Walks. Learn More.

11. Ankor Wat, Cambodia

Catch the sunrise over the world’s largest religious monument. Learn More.

12. Waipio Valley, Hawai'i

This is one of the most highly treasured areas in the Hawaiian islands. It's not easy to get to either, which means if you do make it, you won't be dealing with the typical crowds of tourists. Learn More.

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We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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