hiking Articles

Things to Do, Travel Tips, & Advice

State Parks Become Victim of Budget Slashing

by Andrew Burmon. Posted Aug 2nd 2011 10:30 AM
Several states struggling to fight budget shortfalls are announcing plans to shutter parks, recreation areas and reserves in an effort to save a little money.
Continue Reading

10 Best Hikes In America's National Parks (PHOTOS)

by ShermansTravel. Posted Jun 25th 2011 07:30 AM

National Park Service

With so many national parks in the U.S. and so much ground to explore, choosing an ideal hiking trail can be a challenge.
Continue Reading

Destin-Nation New Zealand: Southern Hemisphere Madness

by Stephen Greenwood. Posted Jun 24th 2011 08:10 AM
There are few countries better suited for adventure travel than the remote island nation of New Zealand. The intersection of breathtaking landscape and death-defying Kiwi ingenuity has made New Zealand one of the top destinations for brave souls looking to try a variety of extreme sports and outdoor excursions.
Continue Reading

Canyonlands National Park's Sky Islands, Mazes and Needles

by Shawn Douglas. Posted Mar 28th 2011 01:00 PM
Canyonlands National Park

Redeo, Flickr

Canyonlands National Park is a bit of a curiosity in the wide portfolio of U.S. national parks. Try and compare it to other parks - you'll be left scratching your head. And while the neighboring Arches National Park has seen a major tourist boom over the last few years, Canyonlands continues to hold its own among outdoor enthusiasts.
Continue Reading

Adventure Vacations for Couples: 4 Great Destinations

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Feb 9th 2011 01:30 PM
adventure vacations for couples

There are plenty of romantic vacation spots beckoning when you're planning a trip for two, but what if you're itching to spice the trip up? Adventure vacations are becoming more and more common these days and with fantastic under-discovered destinations becoming easier to get to, you've got your pick of vacation. Here are four great destination ideas for adventure vacations for couples that you can book right now.
Continue Reading

Around the Web

  • Even when you're traveling, follow what's going on in your neighborhood.
    Get the Patch app.
  • .