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The Outside Urban Survival Guide

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Buffalo Bayou Paddle Trail, Houston (Photo: Ben Giannantonio)
Buffalo Bayou Paddle Trail

As the country begins to reopen, we'll keep publishing news to help you navigate the state of travel today (like whether travel insurance covers the coronavirus), as well as stories about places for you to put on your bucket list once it's safe to start going more far-flung.

Farm shares, new campgrounds, paddle trails—urban living is getting better and better. We break down these and 28 other new developments that are making U.S. cities shine.

Green Acres
Bike shares, LED streetlights, and five more upgrades making U.S. cities shine.
Phone Books
Cycle, surf, ski, climb—13 apps that put you a click away from the beta you need.
Tunnel Vision
A sub-urban caver preps for Paris.
The Urban Dweller's Life-Hack Manual
Five ways to enrich city living.
Street Cleaning
Metros are shrinking their footprints with these five tactics.

Filed To: Best Towns
Lead Photo: Ben Giannantonio
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