10 Amazing Crowd-Free Trails

From day trips to five-month treks, hiking is more popular than ever. But as the old standbys become more congested each year, there’s a new crop of trails waiting to be explored. Here are ten of our favorites, plus fresh finds for bikers, paddlers, and equestrians.

Megan Michelson
Aug 24, 2018

Austria Is Hiring a Professional Hermit

The premise sounds nice: spend all your time off the grid in a cliffside dwelling with great views. We asked a real hermit what else the job entails.

Martin Fritz Huber
Mar 7, 2017

12 Hammock-Lovers’ Hideaways

From $6-a-night secrets to splurge-worthy resorts (and a few free urban oases), here’s where to escape the grind in a hammock.

Ann Abel
Jun 8, 2015