Adventure travel
Adventure travel is a type of tourism, involving exploration or travel with perceived (and possibly actual) risk, and potentially requiring specialized skills and physical exertion. Adventure tourism ...
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What to Bring on a Hike | ACTIVE
Even if you're trying to keep your pack light for a day hike, there are some things you shouldn't leave behind. Here at the top ten.
Lightning Safety for Hikers | ACTIVE
Summer is not only the best time to go hiking, it's also the best time to get struck by lightning. Avoid the shock with this lightning safety information for hikers.
The Best Blue Blazes on the Appalachian Trail
The AT connects to hundreds of trails spread throughout the Appalachian Mountains. Many of these blue blazes access amazing sights the AT doesn't pass by.
Flower Power! 12 Hike-Worthy Trails For The Best Blooms - Catalog of Cool Places
BY TEAM JST Spring may be over but flowers are just about to bloom near the Rocky Mountains where snow melts completely around June. If international traveling is too pricey for you and your family, C...
Everything You Need to Know About Rocky Mountain National Park | Castle Marne Bed & Breakfast
Rocky Mountain National Park holds some of Colorado's best hiking, adventure tours, and outdoor activities within its wild and wonderful borders.
Cades Cove Hiking | Wildlife | Waterfalls | Trails | Townsend
Cades Cove hiking has trails fit for every kind of adventurer. Looking for a one-mile or 70-mile hike? You will surely find a trail perfect for you.
The Best US National Parks To Visit In 2018
There are 58 National Parks in America, spread across 27 different states. Each year, over 330 million people come to visit Americas National Parks. But with so many to choose from and so much to see,...
The Invention of Carrarmato: Almost All Hikers Still Wear Them
A deadly climbing accident in 1935 led to the invention of one of the most important pieces of hiking gear - one that nearly every hiker b...
The True Realities of Women’s Hiking Attire During The Victorian Era
The following is a short excerpt from my new book, Ramble On: A History of Hiking : For women, hiking attire during the Victorian Era was...
Book Review: Ramble On: A History of Hiking by Jeffery J. Doran - Anne's Travels
Review of the book "Ramble On: A History of Hiking" by Jeffrey J. Doran, a history of hiking in the US, as well as the development of trails and parks.
7 Spectacular Hikes to Explore This Fall | Million Mile Secrets
Thanks to Million mile Secrets reader Karey for the post idea!
Mount Elbert — The Armchair Mountaineer
Read our guide to the highest peak in the Rocky Mountains, the state of Colorado, the Colorado 14ers, the Sawatch Range and the second highest mountain in the contiguous United States.
Beginner’s Guide To Family Friendly Hiking in the Smoky Mountains |
So you want to try to hike a little on your next visit to the Smoky Mountains. But you have no idea what, when, where, or how long! Lucky for you, I have been figuring out the answers to all of tho…
Ramble On: A History of Hiking
I like the title. It sounds like something I would use myself! These folks have written a history of hiking. So far it is only available in paperback at US$18.95 from Amazon which is a bit of a pro…
Ramble On: A History Of Hiking Review
If your'e a history buff who loves to hike, especially in the United States, read Hiking For Her's Ramble On: A History Of Hiking review to find out if this is the next book you should read. Spoiler a...
Rocky Mountain Journal: Announcing The Release of My New Book on The History of Hiking
New book on the rich history of hiking: Ramble On: A History of Hiking is the first br...
Backpacking
Backpacker or backpackers may refer to:
Camping
Camping is an elective outdoor recreational activity. Generally held, participants leave developed areas to spend time outdoors in more natural ones in pursuit of activities providing them enjoyment. ...
Camping - Wikipedia
Climbing
Rock climbing is an activity in which participants climb up, down or across natural rock formations or artificial rock walls. The goal is to reach the summit of a formation or the endpoint of a usuall...
Extreme tourism
Extreme tourism (also often referred to as shock tourism, although both concepts do not appear strictly similar) is a niche in the tourism industry involving travel to dangerous places (mountains, jun...
Extreme tourism - Wikipedia
Hiking
Hiking in Canada and the USA is the preferred term for a long, vigorous walk, usually on trails (footpaths), in the countryside, while the word walking is used for shorter, particularly urban walks. O...
Hiking - Wikipedia
Jungle tourism
Jungle tourism is a subcategory of adventure travel defined by active multifaceted physical means of travel in the jungle regions of the earth. Although similar in many respects to adventure travel, j...
Jungle tourism - Wikipedia
Mountaineering
The term mountaineering describes the sport of mountain climbing, including ski mountaineering. Hiking in the mountains can also be a simple form of mountaineering when it involves scrambling, or shor...
Mountaineering - Wikipedia
Safari
A safari /səˈfɑri/ is an overland journey, usually a trip by tourists to Africa. In earlier years, the trip was a big-game hunt, but today, safari often refers to trips to observe and photograph wildl...
Safari - Wikipedia
Trekking
The term trek may refer to:
Top roping
Top rope climbing (or Top roping) is a style in climbing in which a rope, used for the climber's safety, runs from a belayer at the foot of a route through one or more carabiners connected to an ancho...
What to Bring on a Hike | ACTIVE
Even if you're trying to keep your pack light for a day hike, there are some things you shouldn't leave behind. Here at the top ten.
Zip-line
A zip-line (or zip line, zip wire, aerial runway, aerial ropeslide, death slide, flying fox, or foefie slide) (in South Africa)) consists of a pulley suspended on a cable, usually made of stainless st...
Pack for a Purpose
Pack for a Purpose is an all-volunteer, not-for-profit organization based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Founded at the end of 2009 by Rebecca Rothney, Pack for a Purpose provides travelers with specific...
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Nanaimo River climbing area
The Nanaimo River climbing area is located near the city of Nanaimo, adjacent to the Nanaimo River. The rock is mainly sandstone and conglomerate. There are two crags in this area called Sunny Side an...