Biking

Moab, Utah

Rock the Red Rocks

You'll never go wrong on classic Moab mountain-bike rides, like Porcupine Rim and the Slickrock Trail. But for something new, head 11 miles north to Sovereign Trail, a motorcycle playground that's...

West Virginia

Wet and Wild Appalachia

With two of the East's biggest rivers plowing by right outside of town, Fayetteville is a washing machine of whitewater.

Bozeman, Montana

Northern Rockies Nirvana

About 50 miles of burbling Montana riffles roll between Ennis Lake and Quake Lake, on the Madison River, at such a consistent pace that even beginner anglers can cast well enough to sucker fat browns...

Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Pacific Northwest Paradise

Remember playing Chutes and Ladders when you were a kid? Welcome to chutes and ladders for grown-ups.

North Conway, New Hampshire

New England High

With 100 years' experience operating huts in the Whites, the Appalachian Mountain Club has perfected the art of wilderness hospitality.

Hood River, Oregon

Ultimate Cascades

From June to September, Oregon's warm eastern desert sucks cool Pacific air through 4,000-foot-high walls to turn the Columbia River Gorge into a world-renowned wind tunnel.

Tucson, Arizona

Sonoran Multisport

The fabled hideout of the Chiricahua Apache, Cochise Stronghold—a complex of domes and cliffs in the Dragoon Mountains, 80 miles southeast of Tucson—is home to 250-plus traditional and sport-climbing...

Otter Bar Lodge

Eureka!

When it comes to adventure kingdoms, all roads eventually lead to California. Here's where to find the Golden State's secret stash.

David Walsh

J'Accuse

After beatiing cancer and winning the Tour de France seven times, Lance Armstrong is vowing to fight one more battle. In the face of persistent allegations that he used performance-enhancing drugs,...

Trek Soho

Slick

Grivel's X Monster Ice Tool, Surefire's U2 Ultra Flashlight, Garmin's Rino 530 GPS, Maverick's Speedball Seatpost, and Tag Heuer's Link Automatic Chronograph Watch

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