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These 10 Instagram Accounts Are the “Insta-piration” You Need

Lacking inspiration in your life? Look no further. These accounts will enrich your feed with enchanting landscapes, creative artwork, activism and authentic stories that are sure to leave you feeling encouraged and energized.

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@benstraussphotography

@benstraussphotography
@benstraussphotography

On Ben’s account you will find breathtaking landscapes, all expertly processed with Lightroom and Photoshop to achieve that perfect mood lighting. 

@paulmarcellini

@paulmarcellini
@paulmarcellini

Paul’s dreamy landscapes of cypress and crystal blue springs will make you rethink everything you’ve ever thought about the outdoors and Florida. 

@moonmountainmain

@moonmountainman
@moonmountainman

Look elsewhere for wide-brimmed hat girls and their Pendleton blankets–Jacob Moon is an authentic world traveler, mountaineer and adventurer, and shares inspiring true stories along with his photos. 

@USInterior

@usinterior
@usinterior

This page shares a wide variety of lovely landscapes and wildlife photos, and the captions are always either entertaining or informative. Learning things while looking at cute animals? Count me in.

@super_hiking_twins

@superhikingtwins
@super_hiking_twins

Can a four-year-old out-hike you? These twins Matthew & Arabella have been hiking since they were 6 months old and summit mountains that are on the bucket lists of many adults.

@drawntohighplaces

@drawntohighplaces
@drawntohighplaces

Nikki Frumkin, Seattle-based alpinist and artist travels the world with her watercolors, creating unique and vibrant paintings of her favorite mountains.

@harrylichtmanphotography

@harrylichtmanphotography
@harrylichtmanphotography

Harry is a true backpacker and outdoor photographer who serves up surreal landscapes both on his page and for print. His images are some of our favorite New England inspiration.

@pattiegonia

@pattiegonia
@pattiegonia

Pattie Gonia is taking high heels to high places: She’s a true backcountry queen promoting self-love, honesty and LGBTQ+ activism, as well as a love for the outdoors. 

@reneeroaming

@reneeroaming
@reneeroaming

Renee and her husband @matthewhahnel are an avid travel power-couple based in Seattle. They photograph a little bit of everything from all around the world, including our own May/June 2019 cover. 

@douglashurdle
@douglashurdle

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