Travel Archive

The New Age of Travel Guidebooks

From a cult-favorite publisher launching a national-parks series to a Kevin Costner–narrated app, these five new releases are reinventing the traditional field guide

Heather Greenwood Davis
Oct 14, 2020

Visiting Sacred Ground at Wind Cave National Park

Our 62 Parks Traveler explores miles of hiking trails and one of the largest remaining mixed-grass prairie ecosystems in the country at South Dakota's Wind Cave, the 21st stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park.

Emily Pennington
Oct 12, 2020

The Outside Guide to Shenandoah National Park

This pastoral stretch of the Southern Appalachian mountains in Virginia is packed with hiking, fishing, road biking, and other adventures—if you know where to look

Graham Averill
Oct 7, 2020

What This Ski Season Will Look Like

We asked 13 major resorts what operational plans are in place for this winter. Their answers ranged from après-ski in a private dome to parking spots you need to reserve.

Megan Michelson
Oct 6, 2020

Our Favorite Hipcamp in Every State

From Alabama to Wyoming, we found the best off-grid sites for chilling out, escaping the hordes, and finding adventure

Alison Van Houten
Oct 1, 2020
More Stories