Try a 9-mile out-and-back in Ohio's Hemlock Gorge or hike through history in Per Marquette State Park or on the Saddle Rock Trail in Nebraska.
Your favorite parks, weekend getaways, peak ascents, campsites, and more in the southeast.
Your favorite Great Plains hikes—from dayhikes to weekenders to multiday trips.
Your favorite parks, weekend getaways, peak ascents, campsites, and more in the Great Plains states.
Explore an unknown Nebraska wilderness for a surprising dose of rolling hills, wildlife, and solitude.
Being bordered by the Great Lakes, the Dakota Badlands, and the rivers of the Mississippi Valley gives Midwesterners plenty of land and water for hiking and camping adventure–even if the local high point is still lower than a Colorado knoll.
A two-day paddle through high plains prairie amid buffalo, whooping cranes, and elk.
Scientists say Nebraska's wild prairies could become the Western Hemisphere's largest sandbox in as few as 30 years.
There's not a bad napping spot anywhere.
Our comprehensive guide to the best backpacking you can find in Nebraska.
It's the easiest hiking on Earth, and you get to sleep with buffalo, listen to coyotes sing, and bask in quiet so deep you can hear the grasslands growing. Welcome to the prairie.
Where you can look down on soaring eagles and feel the power of the Missouri River.
The current carries you through the Great Plains, where buffalo, elk -- and snapping turtles -- roam.