Your 50-State Bucket List
The best trails, surf breaks, restaurants, and dive bars our country has to offer
This past fall, local Vermonter Joe Cruz and I designed and scouted a bikepacking loop weaving together a selection of dirt roads, flowy New England singletrack, and rugged historic woodland paths to create a majority off-tarmac circuit of some of the world’s best and most coveted craft beers. The result is the Green Mountain Gravel Growler—a 248-mile loop that links 13 breweries.
Essential (and totally nonessential) travel gear
From SUP'ing down the Colorado to hiking the AT solo, these features explore and revel in the adventures our country has to offer
The new app may be the most ambitious adventure tech to hit the market since sat phones
These writers remind us what travel is all about—shifting your own perspective and sometimes getting into trouble along the way
Technically advanced outdoor gear can make traveling for your next business trip easier, more comfortable, and more efficient
With most of the area’s adventure offerings within an hour’s drive from the city, it's easy to fit in some outdoor fun in between your requisite eating and drinking
How a couple of heirs to an American retail dynasty are putting Bentonville, Arkansas, on the fat-tire map
For his latest timelapse project, filmmaker Mike Zorger wanted to find a spot East Coast with Western-like light pollution, despite major metropolitan areas and condensed population
The top U.S. destinations, picked by us and you
No one would blame you for planning your summer vacation around visits to these shops
Tried-and-true adventures big and small, from sea to shining sea
It's taken half a decade to iron out the logistics, and while White Sands National Monument has as good a chance as ever at becoming a park, it's not guaranteed.
Everyone deserves to explore our country's most scenic destinations
Famously cold and frighteningly massive, Lake Superior contains 10 percent of the world's surface freshwater, holds the remains of 6,000 shipwrecks, and offers a lifetime of adventure. Stephanie Pearson sets out to circumnavigate America's most overlooked playground.
The places, things, and events we can’t do without
For one, it makes headlines for excellence and not for, um, dogs dying in its overhead bins
An upper-crust seafood sandwich gets democratic (Plus: How to make your own Baja lobster roll)
We know a thing or two about the Southwest—our offices are located in Santa Fe, after all. So trust us when we say that these radar-ducking adventures are full of hidden rivers and otherworldly canyons. Just don’t pass it on.
Stuff to do and definitely not do
After a spate of wildlife selfies and general landscape destruction, we put together our own set of guidelines for those lacking all human decency
We polled an all-star team of experts and adventurers to put together our new rules of travel—all the airfare tips and digital tricks that make getting out there easier than ever.
This video City of Angels, City of Trails highlights three riding areas in Los Angeles including Simi Valley, Altadena, Chilao Region.
Deaths, injuries, and helicopter rescues are a regular occurrence on Longs Peak, but that doesn’t stop people from trying to climb it