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Grandma Joy is an inspiration to anyone who's ever dreamed about hitting the road.
The Breckenridge peak overthrew Mount Bierstadt as the most popular high mountain in the state.
Former astronaut Vance Brand has donated 40 acres of land to RMNP. All that’s left to make it official is a sign-off from Congress.
Southbound quotas and restrictions on hiking through the Sierra will both be coming to the Pacific Crest Trail next year.
Nearly a month after announcing it would allow off-road vehicles in Utah's parks, the National Park Service announced on Friday that it would maintain the rule banning the machines.
Fat Bear Week may be over, but there are plenty more fat bears to catch.
The brand is set to return in late October.
The 190-pound mastiff required a litter carry from Salt Lake County Search and Rescue personnel
The nation's highest judiciary will decide whether a new pipeline can cross the AT as planned.
Sarah Davis will assume the post in Yellowstone this December.
Authorities say that alcohol was likely involved in the accident.
Will “Akuna” Robinson is an Iraq veteran, a thru-hiker, and now, one of the few African-American backpackers to complete the country’s three most famous long trails.
According to a new report from the federal government, outdoor recreation accounted for for $427.2 billion, or 2.2 percent, of the United States' GDP.
An attempt to rescue a bobcat in Colorado is the latest instance of animal lovers doing more harm than good.
Florida wildlife officials are asking for the public's help in figuring out what's disabling wild cats in the state.
A handful of brands are donating product, money, and time to survivors in the Bahamas.
Deadline for Application is Oct 15th 2019
This week's survival and accident report
Your survival and accident report for the week of August 19th to 26th