Outdoors

Mackinac Island – Nature with a Slice of Nostalgia

Mackinac Island – Nature with a Slice of Nostalgia

An island trapped in time between the Upper and Lower Peninsula in Michigan, the tiny landmass is only reachable by ferry from either side of the mainland. Known as the jewel of the Great Lakes, what really makes Mackinac Island special is it’s a completely car-free experience.

Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Adult Summer Camp: What It's Really Like and Which One is Right For You?

Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Adult Summer Camp: What It’s Really Like and Which One is Right For You?

If you’re like me, you try to avoid adulating at all costs. And given that adult camps are all the rage, it seems I’m not the only one who would like to relive those carefree childhood days when the most […]

The Best Hikes in America for Insane Views, Epic Photos, and Serious Nature Porn

The Best Hikes in America for Insane Views, Epic Photos, and Serious Nature Porn

Hip hip hooray, hiking season is finally upon us. With summer the prime time to explore, people know the big bucket-list worthy hikes in the U.S. (looking at you Pacific Coast Trail and the Appalachian Trail), but there still plenty […]

The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Fly Geyser (Nevada’s Magical Rainbow Spout) – What It Is and How to Score Those Coveted Insta Pics

The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Fly Geyser (Nevada’s Magical Rainbow Spout) – What It Is and How to Score Those Coveted Insta Pics

If you’re wondering why you haven’t already seen a million Instagram photos of this crazy place, Fly Geyser was on private property. Burning Man recently purchased it and opened it up the public.

7 Adventures You Had No Idea You Could Have in Kansas

7 Adventures You Had No Idea You Could Have in Kansas

Kansas typically isn’t the first place that comes to mind when you think adventure activities, but it’s time to put the flat, cornfield stereotype to bed once and for all.

Billings is Called Montana’s Trailhead…But Here Are A Few Other Equally Appropriate Nicknames

Billings is Called Montana’s Trailhead…But Here Are A Few Other Equally Appropriate Nicknames

Before Billings was Montana’s trailhead it was Montana’s railhead, a major stop in the westward migration in the late 1800s. Today, Montana’s biggest city has a little something for everyone.

The Most Epic, Offbeat Adventures You Never Knew You Could Have in America

The Most Epic, Offbeat Adventures You Never Knew You Could Have in America

If you’ve ever Googled adventure activities in the USA, you usually come up with the same lame list of hiking, biking, whitewater rafting, etc. Not that these outdoor activities aren’t fun or bucket list worthy, but you can do them […]

8 Things They Don’t Tell You About the Everest Base Camp Trek

8 Things They Don’t Tell You About the Everest Base Camp Trek

Nepal is often portrayed as this mystical land where people go to discover their true selves at an Ashram with some type of magical shaman leading them down a path of enlightenment. I’m not sure where those people are going, […]

5 Places to Get Seriously off the Grid in Ruidoso

5 Places to Get Seriously off the Grid in Ruidoso

If you’re looking for things to do in Ruidoso, simply turn to the outdoors. When’s the last time you sat and listened to nature? Like really listened?

Skiing in Germany Means Extreme Tobogganing, A Secret Igloo Hotel, and Views for Days

Skiing in Germany Means Extreme Tobogganing, A Secret Igloo Hotel, and Views for Days

When most people think of Germany, their mind immediately goes to castles, winter markets, and Oktoberfest. But Germany is an untapped adventure paradise. Not only did I not know you could ski in Germany, but I definitely did not know […]