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How to score the best snow, eats, and après at six of the Centennial State's top destinations

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Step one: Pick up an Ikon Pass. Step two: Invest in a really good sleeping bag.

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Impossible to prove with science? Maybe. Worth a try? Absolutely.

Plus: where to stay, eat, and play outside along the way

These locals-only mountains might not have fancy spas or heated lifts, but they all sell affordable tickets and have hostels and cheap hotels nearby

In 'Charge,' Salomon's top skiers access a zone known as Chatter Creek and shred the immense amount of snow that's available there

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Work a nine-to-five? Try these quick-fix adventures to spice up your workdays and spend more time outside.

You can get away on a dime at this time of year

'Cast and Carve'​​​​​​​ chronicles a group of friends as they ride snowboards and cast for golden trout in the High Sierra

Skier Dash Longe knows that the best place to score fresh powder in the morning and be back for a noon work meeting is Salt Lake City

Think Minnesota’s cycling season lasts only a few months? Guess again. The midwestern state is an ideal year-round biking hot spot.

The traverse connecting Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains in British Columbia is a renowned backcountry ski zone that's at risk

Catch the great southerly migration with North America's top birding enthusiasts

Forget haunted houses and corn mazes. Head out to the woods instead, where the real scares await.

These experiences will help you connect to the land while respecting the indigenous cultures that have long inhabited it

From remote wilderness resorts to a ski-in, ski-out hotel, these properties care as much about environmental practices as they do guest amenities

Instagram can make even the most far-flung places seem accessible. But how much does it really cost to get the shot?

There's an easy and quick getaway for fall leaf peeping, no matter where you are in the region

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Rich culture and outdoor adventure abound in Southwestern Québec

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The Laurentians region’s namesake mountains are home to superb skiing, snowboarding, dogsledding, and more

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The city is the perfect blend of historic and modern—with rich culture, good food, and great adventures. If you only have 72 hours to explore, here’s how to do it right.

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From dogsledding, fat biking, and skiing in pristine wilderness to eating your way through historic and vibrant cities, Québec’s winter adventures are second to none

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One of Québec’s most naturally stunning regions is home to hut-to-hut ski touring, icy-fjord sea kayaking, and more

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Chris Brinlee Jr and Christin Healey see first-hand why Québec City is the ultimate place to embrace the snowy season

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If you’re looking for a destination to embrace all that winter has to offer, look no further than Québec.

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From drone pilot Vadim Sherbakov, 'Islandia' is a tribute to Iceland's natural beauty and unparalleled aesthetic

The Emerald City is surrounded by mountains and has access to the ocean, but some of its biggest outdoor draws can be reached by public transportation

Use the best open space NYC has to offer: the water

Four urban centers that have all the makings of an epic adventure town—without the hype

The festival circuit doesn't stop at the end of summer. Here are nine awesome adventure, culture, and food festivals worth traveling for.

Why these are our dream spots to cast away

Whether you want to chase early-season powder in the Rockies or lobster rolls in New England, we've got your perfect road trip to end the year on a high note

Blue World Voyages plans to remake the cruise for adventure sports enthusiasts who want more out of their vacation than all-you-can-eat buffets

Yes, fall in the northeast equals peak foliage. But the season also offers up an abundance of uncrowded adventures in the mountains, on lakes, and along the coast.

Because demoing bikes and gear, exploring great locations, and celebrating afterward with new friends, craft beer, and music is way more fun than riding alone

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Open yourself to different worlds in this haven for the arts, culture, and the outdoors

From the French Alps to the Scottish Highlands, the iconic street-trials rider still makes time for the trails

'Thereabouts Colombia' profiles cyclists Lachlan and Angus Morton as they explore Colombia and meet its next generation of great riders

How to explore the western rivers and wilderness on the route of legendary explorer John Wesley Powell

Eight one-of-a-kind events for those who aren't into the standard swim, bike, run

It's situated next to Great Smoky Mountains National Park's largest campground and is a now an eerie piece of history

In 2018, New Zealand–based photographer Mike Dawson and his two kayaking partners dodged crocodiles, land mines, and torrential rains to paddle wild rivers in a remote corner of Africa

You can soak and stay at these rad spots

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From the coast of Vancouver Island to the high peaks of the interior, here’s where to soak in B.C.’s unmatched autumnal beauty

For times when you want the surf and sand but not all the hype

On a two-week vacation in the Dolomites, Casper Rolsted combined the sites and sounds of these Italian mountains to create this film

If you're interested in disaster tourism, these places are packed with adventures and need your dollars more than ever before

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From ancient forests to otherworldly caverns, Canada’s wildest province is brimming with opportunity to awaken your senses

Eight places to (safely) spy on bears—and other big game—in their natural habitat

The centifolia can only be harvested by hand, at dawn, within a four-hour window

Myanmar’s untouched Mergui Archipelago is home to coral reefs, mangrove forests, and a new luxury lodge that’s in the center of it all

Give back to the trails you enjoy. It's good for you and the place you’re visiting.

Book a room and score perks, like a stargazing kit, bike-park access, or a hiking guidebook

With the help of Steven Glass and Mitchell Rosko, you could be living in a skoolie (complete with a fireplace and shower) within a year

Want to get away on a dime? Here's where to go.

Presenting America’s new adventure capitals

Stunning swimming holes, lakes, and pools to dunk into as temps heat up

From tubing to trail running, pro athletes describe the best way to get outside in their hometowns

Don't waste a minute of your next vacation—let a local show you around instead

Skip the masses at popular vistas and landmarks, and opt for these nearby (empty!) locales instead

The Montana Treehouse Retreat has not one but two spiral staircases that lift you up into the treetops

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.

If you're planning a trip to Kiwi country, take these tips from someone who's lived there

We’ve partnered with Portland, Oregon’s Pickathon Music Festival to showcase some of the year’s best new music

Since flying is the only way to access most of Alaska, aviation has woven its way into the culture of this vast state

Paperwork? Fuggetaboutit. From Brazil to Thailand, just get a ticket and go.

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From the Florida coast to the Olympic Peninsula and down to Joshua Tree, here are 16 of America’s most amazing campsites.

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

We pulled together a few of our favorite places to camp—some developed campgrounds, some not—alongside America’s most stunning rivers

'Waves' takes the viewer through a series of landscapes in the Czech Republic

From the Canadian Kootenay Rockies to Southwest hot springs, we found the most scenic stretches of road for epic summer adventures

Because, really, what's not to love about someone providing a luxe tent for you in these awesome locations?

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From sportfishing on massive inland seas to spelunking through otherworldly caverns, America’s heartland is also its unsung adventure hub

Whether you’re in the mood for beer and barbecue, a dance party, or a shot of adrenaline, these events are a guaranteed blast

Whether you're looking for deals on gear or an inside line on your dream trip, the perfect group is just a click away

Our new active-lifestyle festival brings the best new road-tripping rigs and outdoor gear to the windy city—along with demos, adventure films, inspirational speakers, and rockin' live music. Get your tickets here.