Go Big or Go Home: Epic Alaskan Adventures

Cruise ships and wildlife buses? The tourist staples miss the point of Alaska: It's the last real place to find an epic, crowd-free adventure on American soil. We've scoured the state for the best wilderness lodges, river trips, lonely highways, and DIY escapes. Bear mace not included.

Stephanie Pearson
Mar 17, 2010

Find Your Flow

Chattooga River, Georgia, and the North Fork of the Kern River, California

Grayson Schaffer
Jul 1, 2004

Rising and Converging


Bob Parks, Kris Capps, Misty Blakesley, Kimberly Lisagor, and Neal Thompson
Jun 1, 2003

Ursus Major

Floating through class V whitewater and grizzly country in the shadow of Mount McKinley

Susan Reifer
Aug 1, 2000