These tips can help you spy wildflowers, bees, and butterflies near you.
Heather Balogh Rochfort shares insights from her new book, Backpacking 101, on planning the ultimate backcountry trip — and 10 essential items to pack.
Behavioral scientist and adventurer Jon Levy shares his four-stage process for creating an epic experience anywhere.
Carry and access all your gear more easily with this efficient, ergonomic approach.
Many of us feel guilty about time away from work — and overwhelmed by the effort it takes to plan, prep, and pay for vacations. These strategies can help.
These four adventure apps cover everything from hiking trails to geocaching to star-gazing.
The annual 10-day festival offers abundant opportunities to nurture your love of nature.
Adventure photographer Krystle Wright shares how capturing the moment has given her a new focus on living life more fully.
Our staff writer takes on a dual-challenge adventure — and finds a new way to explore one of her favorite places.
These getaways combine adventure with health-enhancing options, leaving you feeling recharged and ready for anything.
An unexpected invitation leads our fitness editor into the jungles of Nicaragua — and opens her eyes to the possibilities of ecotourism.
Everyone is trying to cash in on the eco-tourism boom. Here are six tips to help you be a savvy eco-minded traveler.
Hitting the road for the first time? Get a smooth start with this advice.
Determined to face her fears, our editor in chief clicked into a pair of skis for the first time and confronted a mountain. The mountain almost won.
Dogsledding offers a chance to connect with untamed nature and reclaim our wild selves.
The National Park Service turns 100 this year. Celebrate this forever-young centenarian by exploring the remarkable places it protects.
Finding your rhythm can be restorative and joyful. These dancing, drumming, and hula-hooping retreats will get you moving.
Mountaineer-turned-filmmaker Jimmy Chin talks about the value of courage over fearlessness and the parallels of life above and below the clouds.
Artistic retreats can help you break away from daily routines and make delving into your imagination easier — and more productive — than ever.
Staycations combine the healthy benefits of vacations — reconnection, relaxation, and exploration — with all the comforts of home.
Eat well, move well, and rest well to make the most of your next road trip.