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From a trail in Isle Royale National Park with spectacular views to a hike that hits four 6,000-foot peaks in 30 miles, these are our favorite classic routes in the U.S.

Permits, education, and increased fees are all on the table as possible solutions

There’s nothing quite like swimming in Oregon’s Crater Lake for the first time, an experience our 62 Parks Traveler enjoyed at her 32nd park on her quest to visit every national park in the U.S.

After 2020, holding the event at all will be a victory in itself

Whether you’re after a beachfront campsite, some good juju, or a cabin built for mountain bikers, we’ve got a spring travel deal for you

Snag some of the best spots to pitch a tent during peak season

A simple mechanism makes Julbo's Aerospace goggles effective and easy to use

These fun and inspiring ideas will bring the world to the travelers on your list—and help out those working in the travel industry who've been hard hit by the pandemic

Both the world-weary and stoked-on-life congregate at these wild outposts—all seeking the same euphoric joy, communality, and escapism

Today’s battles over climate change and fracking share a common origin: the timber wars of the Pacific Northwest

From Washington to California, here are nine of our favorite short treks along the famous route

'Win at All Costs' is an indictment of more than just the Nike Oregon Project

'Pedal Through' follows a group of Black women on a 132-mile backpacking trip in central Oregon

This fire season is yet another sign that we can't wait any longer to fix our planet

Serene places to pitch a tent—where it's just you and the ocean

It has great support, a table, and a spot for your favorite beverage

Hemmed between the Oregon and Washington border, this windy water-sports mecca has something for everyone. Add it to your list of adventures worth waiting for.

In Oregon's Clackamas County, a fight between a sheriff and an elite search and rescue unit reveals how local politics can collide with recreational safety for residents and visitors alike

Don and Steve Friedman decided to bond with a trek in the Cascades. Worked great! Except for some minor disagreements about work. And money. And hope. And the meaning of life. And …

'This Land' profiles runner Faith Briggs as she traverses 150 miles through three national monuments

Six towns and cities with awesome adventure potential that we'd move to right now if we could

You don't have to spend a ton to pull off a dreamy getaway

The Rambler 10-ounce Lowball is an everyday essential

Whether you're bringing Fido up a volcano or on an impossibly long trail, these tips from runner Alex Borsuk will help you and your pooch stay safe and happy

You don't have to spend a fortune to take a ski trip this winter. Here's how to save money while hitting the slopes.

Plus: where to stay, eat, and play outside along the way

You can get away on a dime at this time of year

It took an epic effort to get him out. Two years later, the healing for him and his rescuers continues.

Here's what the expanded regulations mean for thru-hikers next year

From remote wilderness resorts to a ski-in, ski-out hotel, these properties care as much about environmental practices as they do guest amenities

A local legend challenges a pro climber to a 64-route race

A few of the world's best cliff jumpers got together at Abiqua Falls, Oregon, to push their limits on the 102-foot drop

After years in the doghouse, the country’s most talented running team seems to be looking to reinvent itself

Stunning swimming holes, lakes, and pools to dunk into as temps heat up

Skip the masses at popular vistas and landmarks, and opt for these nearby (empty!) locales instead

For the trail's most venerable volunteer group, retirement means hauling heavy equipment and sleeping outside for days on end

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