Get to know the northwestern rainforest—and its salamanders—on this overnight route.
Hike wilderness trails in the middle of the Corn Belt.
Snag Presidential glory without Presidential hordes.
Traverse a breezy ski island to beat the desert heat
Link two passes and an emerald lake as you cross the Crown of the Continent.
Find the best of Summit County on this alpine traverse just beyond the ski towns.
Access a seldom-visited corner of the canyon by rail and foot.
Fall asleep to pounding surf on the California coast.
Trace the footsteps of mastodons through ancient glacial remnants.
Explore a confluence of American history and Appalachian landscapes.
Explore the moonscape of Idaho—lava tubes, cinder cones, caves, and tunnels— on this weekend trip.
Kalaupapa Trail, Kalaupapa National Historical Park, Hawaii
Yapashi Pueblo Loop, Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico
Liberty Cap-Ute Canyon Loop, Colorado National Monument, Colorado
Did you know these little conveniences existed? Use them to create the best backpacking meals ever.
These little-known gear companies are poised to compete with the big boys.
Ooo, la la! Couples are swooning in each other’s eyes, cheap chocolates are selling like hotcakes, and single people are writing ironic posts on Facebook. Whether it’s your first date or your 50th anniversary, these hikes will make the fire burn brighter.
Backpack to a local ranger's favorite mountain getaway.