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15 Leaf-Blurring Adventures

A peeping stroll is not an acceptable last outdoor gasp before winter. Presenting the best active autumn escapes.

Frederick Reimers
Sep 12, 2013

What Are the Best Adirondack Adventures?

I’m staying at a cabin outside of Lake Placid, New York, for a short vacation. What should I do in the Adirondacks while I’m there?

Greg Melville
Sep 11, 2012

Vacation Homes: Buy Low, Sell Never

There's at least one major upside to the bursting of the real-estate bubble: The kind of adventure-ready second home you've always dreamed about is suddenly within reach. From mountain retreats to lakefront outposts to slopeside condos, here's your primer on where to invest for the long haul.

Larry Olmsted
Feb 16, 2010

Red, White, and Beautiful

Ten tempting all-American lodges with style and ambience to spare

Kate Siber and Jeremy Spencer
Jul 13, 2005

Winter? These Guys Made Winter.

Seven Olympic venues, one charming Main Street, and a host of High Peaks—it all adds up to Lake Placid, America's original snowbound resort.

Bill McKibben
Dec 1, 1998