7 Trip Ideas For Those Seeking Solitude on a Grand Scale

Travel to these destinations for tons of open space—and it's all yours

solitude alaska utah whitewater wyoming carlsbad colorado texas travel maine vacation hiking camping rafting

   Photo: Asaf Eliason/Shutterstock.com

Let the masses line up for Old Faithful and Half Dome. These bold adventures take you to big places with the breathing room to match.

Canyonlands National Park
Wrangell-St. Elias National Park
Carlsbad and Big Bend
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore
Dinosaur National Monument
Grand Teton National Park
Acadia National Park

Filed To: Nature, Water Activities, Caving and Canyoneering, Climbing, Hiking and Backpacking, Exploration, Travel, Alaska, Colorado, Maine, Texas, Utah, Wisconsin, Wyoming
From Outside Magazine, May 2013 Subscribe or Give a Gift.

More at Outside

Elsewhere on the Web