Learn to identify the wildflowers you stumble upon in the backcountry and time your spring and summer backpacking trips to hit peak blooming seasons with expert advice from Backpacker's wildflower field identification guides.
Get in touch with your inner hunter-gatherer and have the best backcountry dinner that's entirely from nature. It's the ultimate survival test.
You sent us your best flower shots from Switzerland to California. Here are the ones that really blew us away.
Become a trail botanist. Learn to identify ten of our country's most common wildflowers
See Yosemite's river of ice, witness there-and-gone meteor showers in Hawaii, and mark your calendar for eight more fleeting natural wonders.
Wait for El Nino and cruise through mesmerizing fields of seldom-seen desert blossoms.