Mike Bezemek is the author and photographer of four books, many articles, and several blogs. By strange quirks of chance, he's chased adventures, jobs, degrees, and affordable living situations, with his wife, across the entire U.S.–roughly along the 37th parallel. Connect with him on his website.
On its way from Chicago to California, Route 66 passes some of the most spectacular adventures in the U.S. Consider this your guide to kicking up some outdoorsy fun along the historical route.
From Arkansas to Wyoming, these abandoned towns are packed with history and located on stunning public land. For some of them, it’s an adventure just to reach them.
How to explore the western rivers and wilderness on the route of legendary explorer John Wesley Powell