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 ...
Is June a good time to visit Glacier National Park?
Shhh! Don't tell anyone, but June is really a great time to visit Glacier National Park! Obviously July and August are by far the most popul...
A Hiker’s Guide to the Smoky Mountains, Tennessee
Before you head off for that hiking trip in the Smokies, read through this brief guide of the best places to hike, and what to expect.
4 Popular winter Hiking Trails in the Smoky Mountains - Gatlinburg Cabin Rentals - Smoky Mountain Cabins in Gatlinburg TN
Discover a few winter hiking trails in the Smoky Mountains you should try on your next winter vacation to Gatlinburg TN.
4 of the Best Hiking Trails in the Smoky Mountains During Winter
Want to know about the best hiking trails in the Smoky Mountains in the winter? Park Place Condo's has some great suggestions and tips for you!
Hike to the Belly River Ranger Station in Glacier National Park
Belly River Ranger Station: Details for the hike to the Belly River Ranger Station in Glacier National Park. Trail description, photos, map & elevation profile.
The 15 Best Hikes for Beginners
Are you ready to start hiking? From California to Wyoming, we rounded up the best beginner hikes in America.
Sunshine or Snow, 9 Year-Round Hikes in Colorado That You'll Love
Lately, it seems that Colorado can’t make up its mind if it’s winter or spring. It can be 70 degrees and sunny one day, then 20 degrees and snowing the next. Don’t let Colorado’s u...
HikinginGlacier.com Adds 5 New Hikes to Online Trail Guide
This past September Kathy and I had the opportunity to visit Glacier National Park for almost three weeks. During our visit we hiked more th...
Top 5 Hikes In Wyoming | Montem Outdoor Gear
Wyoming, a large western US state, is defined by its vast plains and the Rocky Mountains that run through it. The state is known for being home to
The Best Hikes in Montana's Glacier National Park - Explore the USA
Here are 10 trails to tackle in America's Glacier National Park
9 Legendary Hiking Excursions in the American Rockies - 37.5® Technology
When it comes to legendary hiking trails, the American Rockies are tough to beat. The greater Rocky Mountains stretch from the southern tip of Colorado all the way to the...
6 of the Best Spring Hikes in the United States
Welcome to spring—the time of year where snow covers the ground one day, the sun beats down the next, and rainy weather comes with a vengeance. The weather in springtime...
The 10 Best Hikes in the Smokies
From smoke-shrouded summits to laurel-laden hollows, these incredible hikes in the Smokies explore America’s most popular national park.
Rocky Mountain Journal: The Infamous Angel's Landing
Over the last year or so I've had the privilege of publishing a couple of short films by Christopher R. Abbey. This includes films on climbi...
Best Trail-to-Tavern Adventures in Wyoming | Travel Wyoming. That's WY
We recommend 8 trail systems and regions to explore across Wyoming, from iconic hikes to rugged mountain bike trails to climbing hotspots, each paired up with a don’t-miss nearby brewery where you can...
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. ...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Trekking
The term trek may refer to:
Is June a good time to visit Glacier National Park?
Shhh! Don't tell anyone, but June is really a great time to visit Glacier National Park! Obviously July and August are by far the most popul...
Grade (bouldering)
In the sport of bouldering, problems are assigned technical grades according to several established systems, which are often distinct from those used in roped climbing. Bouldering grade systems in wi...
Petzl
Petzl is a manufacturer of climbing gear, caving gear, work-at-height equipment, and headlamps based in Crolles (near Grenoble), France. The company was created by the cave explorer Fernand Petzl in t...
Paragliding at the 2008 Asian Beach Games
Paragliding at the 2008 Asian Beach Games was held from 20 October to 24 October 2008 in Bali, Indonesia.