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Escape the Hustle of Seattle and Explore Puget Sound

Seattle has a lot to offer city folk—a thriving job market, world-class culture, and all the pour-over coffee you can drink. But for those who need frequent and fast escapes from the metropolis, the shores and woods of Puget Sound's islands are only a boat ride away.

Jake Stangel and Aleta Burchyski
Jun 25, 2019

This Is the Ultimate Baja Trip

Filmmakers Granite and Light took off with eight friends, four vans, and one furball for a holiday vacation in Baja

Jun 13, 2019

A Supposedly Fun Thing I Just Might Do Again

There was something about Primland that made Emily Nunn see red—a lavish and expensive outdoor Xanadu situated near her beloved Virginia hometown. Then she went there and had... a pretty good time. Blame the trout stream and the 400-thread-count linens.

Emily Nunn
Jun 3, 2019

The Uncertain Future of the Boundary Waters

At 1.1 million acres, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is one of the largest and most popular backcountry destinations in the U.S. and a longtime proving ground for adventurers. But now the region is facing the threat of sulfide-ore copper mining. Stephanie Pearson paddles into the wild.

Stephanie Pearson
May 20, 2019

The Ultimate Everglades National Park Travel Guide

Everglades National Park is turning 85 years old in 2019. Here's how to make the most out of a visit to one of the wildest places in the U.S., from kayaking to birding to fishing and so much more.

Tony D'Souza
May 13, 2019

Explore the Flathead Valley

In this installment, More Than Just Parks features the Flathead Valley and its endless recreational opportunities

May 7, 2019