Amy Marr

Amy Marr

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Spring Break

Wild weather makes the next couple of months the hardest time of the year to plan an adventure. To help you out, we've worked up game plans for all kinds of conditions. Your job? Just check the...

Sam Moulton, Alicia Carr, Ryan Krogh, Kyle Dickman, Amy Marr, and Alison Kelman
Feb 11, 2010

Spring Forward

First I heard seals. Then coyotes. Then I opened my eyes to a full-frontal view of the Golden Gate Bridge. Such is life at Cavallo Point, a 46-building resort on a renovated army base in the Golden...

Amy Marr
Jan 29, 2009

The Empty Beach

PORTSMOUTH ISLAND, NORTH CAROLINA - On a weekend last summer, while the rest of the beachgoing world descended upon overrun sand traps like Nags Head and Virginia Beach, I took a 4x4 and a shortboard...

Mark Anders, Abe Streep, Kristin Bjornsen, Ryan Krogh, Monique Ryan, Will Palmer, Christopher Keyes, Christian DeBenedetti, Hannah McCaughey, Amy Marr, Mary Turner, and Claire Martin
May 30, 2008

Island Action

Nine Caribbean playgrounds heavy on the sports—and dead serious about kicking back

Kevin Kennedy, Anthony Cerretani, Meg Lukens Noonan, Alicia Carr, Amy Marr, Monique Ryan, Tim Neville, and Michael Behar
Nov 21, 2007

Spin the Globe

We've been tracking the adventure travel world for more than three decades. Our latest discovery? The planet is more wide open for exploration than ever. Whether you want to raft an unknown...

H. Thayer Walker, Meg Lukens Noonan, Tim Neville, Christopher Cox, Amy Marr, and Kimberly Lisagor
Feb 20, 2007

How the West Was Wined

Napa's knack for producing world-class vintages has spilled across the Left Coast. Raise a toast to five getaways that mix bucolic adventure by day with fine wine by night.

Amy Marr, Katie Arnold, Tim Neville, Melinda Mahaffey, and Kimberly Lisagor
Oct 12, 2006

Get It While It's Haute

Put a new twist on the dine-and-dash experience with inspired cuisine, grandiose settings, and your own personal pilot

Amy Marr
Oct 11, 2006

Hot Properties

From a desert oasis to high-mountain thermal springs, these ten atmospheric getaways cut the winter chill.

Amy Marr, Mark Schrope, Ki Bassett, Meg Lukens Noonan, Laurel Miller, Kate Siber, Adam Skolnick, Ryan Brandt, and Katie Arnold
Aug 21, 2006

Head over Heel

On the southern end of Italy's boot—Puglia, Basilicata, Calabria, and the island of Sicily—you'll fall in love with the creamy gelato, unspoiled beaches, and the rhythms of a simpler life

Amy Marr and Tasha Zemke
Jul 20, 2005

Feel the Heat

Three months of pure freedom. You're loving it—and we are, too. From big water to big walls, from oyster stands to dune shacks, fifty-one sunny ways to dive in when the mercury rises.

Daniel Duane, H. Thayer Walker, Bill Vaughn, Amy Marr, Granville Greene, Sally Schumaier, Grant Davis, Catharine Livingston, Rory Evans, Eric Hansen, Randy Wayne White, and Grayson Schaffer
Jun 1, 2005

Let's Get That to Go

Travel: Seven destinations where fine food complements a taste for adventure

Amy Marr
Jan 1, 2005

Falling for Yolo

There's still California gold in the mellow space between Napa and the Sierra

Amy Marr
May 2, 2004

Check It Out

It pays to ship your gear ahead with this hassle-free service

Amy Marr
May 1, 2004