In 1970, Boulder, Colorado, was the only town above 5,000 feet in the United States that had a permanent indoor track. That alone was reason enough for Frank Shorter to move there. “I could do...
The good news is that a rapidly growing number of cities across the country are becoming more bike-commuter friendly because of rising gas prices, growing alarm over global warming, and Americans’ desire to stay fit.
An aerial challenge awaits in San Diego
by Will Rice
I took this image on a fishing trip near my hometown of Tofino, British Columbia. The journey starts with a float plane ride into a remote lake, where you are dropped off to inflate your raft and...
I was traveling up the coast from Southern Baja and stopped in to stay with my good friend Brett Simundson at his forest hideaway. As always, we were hungry for some waves and decided to go search...
I’m driving across the country this summer. Where can I find the best chocolate chip cookie?
Pro beach volleyball player Todd Rogers lives less than half an hour from the Pacific Coast. But surprisingly, the beach isn’t his favorite thing about living in sunny Solvang, California. “It is...
The captain has turned off the fasten seatbelt sign and you may now walk freely around the cabin
Viewfinder: Kayaking Trucha Falls, Mexico
When you’re in Miami for 48 hours, you’re only limited by the amount of sleep you need to grab. This tropical city of long, crystalline beaches on the Atlantic Ocean can be a near-endless playground for outdoor sports on land and sea during the day—if you know where to look—and arguably the country’s rowdiest party town at night (apologies to New Orleans).
It’s a new golden era for outdoor baseball—one in which Major League ballparks go out of their way to evoke a sense of place.
Portland, Denver, San Francisco, Seattle, and Milwaukee might be the U.S.’s most widely acknowledged beer cities, but don’t discount the underdogs.
Molokai offers an untamed look at the state’s natural charms.
Yosemite National Park offers arguably the most scenic hiking in the country. The only challenge? Picking which trail to hike.
Residents of Terlingua mourned the murder of the town's most popular bar owner. Then, as conflicting accounts of the victim and his last night emerged, they started picking sides.