August 2014

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4 Secret Swimming Holes Near Flagstaff

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17 of America’s Greatest Outdoor Destinations

Yakima at Gauley Fest 2013

Road Warriors at Gauley Fest

McCall, Idaho: Tiny Titan of Potato Land

McCall, Idaho: Tiny Titan of Potato Land

Jackson Hole offers backcountry promise you can fell as soon as you step from the bus.

A Tiny Day in the Jackson Hole Backcountry | Video

Confluence Park, Denver: Urban Wilderness

Step into the exhibit.

City Museum in St. Louis, Urban Retreats

There's nothing like the scene on the main street of a tiny town.

Get to Know a Tiny Town | Brevard, NC

Visiting a small town is like a home away from home.

Get to Know a Tiny Town | Series Intro

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Backpacking The Winds | Video

The perfect road trip pit stop, the Mystery Hole, on the back roads of West Virginia

The Mystery Hole | Road Trip Oddities

Two mountain bikers tackle the trails of the North Shore, just outside of Vancouver, BC.

Mountain Biking Vancouver’s North Shore | Video

Road trippers are often lured to part with their money by billboards such as these

Road Trip Oddities | Monthly Series

Good company makes paddling the sea caves of Lake Superior that much better.

Sea Kayaking the Apostle Islands | Video

The Lost Coast Of Northern California

Hiking The Lost Coast Of California | Video

Bouldering The Great Plains | Video

Rainbow Wall Warriors | Video

We do not mind our not arriving anywhere nearly so much as our not having any company on the way.

Frank Moore Colby

When The Wave First Hits Them

Cycle tracks will abound in Utopia.

H.G. Wells
TAKE MORE FRIENDS

Take More Friends | Video

Half the fun of the travel is the aesthetic of lostness.

Ray Bradbury

Sooner or later you must move down an unknown road that leads beyond the range of the imagination, and the only certainty is that the trip has to be made.

Bruce Catton

One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.

William Shakespeare

It is not down in any map; true places never are.

Herman Melville

The wise man travels
to discover himself.

James Russell Lowell

In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.

John Muir

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go.  I travel for travel’s sake.  The great affair is to move.

Robert Louis Stevenson

And that’s the wonderful thing about family travel:  it provides you with experiences that will remain locked forever in the scar tissue of your mind.

Dave Barry