Nigardsbreen By Marina Bukhtiyarova My decision to go to Norway was sudden. The crazy idea came to me in February, one of the coldest months of the year. Norway is known to be a cold country, even in the summer. My friends told me it was not for them. However, I am originally from Russia so […]
Travel stories about adventure in the great outdoors, including backpacking, camping, paddling and hiking all over the world.
The Bushcraft Field Guide to Trapping, Gathering, and Cooking in the Wild There’s a huge difference between RV-style camping and actual wilderness travel. In terms of distinguishing the difference, bushcraft enthusiasts are just about as bare-bones as they come. Instead of simply pitching a tent, they create shelters from natural materials. Using just a few […]
That night we followed Gyllenberg in our Volvo just down the road to a few of the center’s historically accurate tipi tents, ruggedly outfitted with animal furs on the inside and beds made of pine needles. Our site overlooked a sprawling lake with a rocky shoreline, on which was situated a wood-fired hot tub.
The NCR Trail in Maryland is fun and educational, and a safe place for visitors of all ages to go for a walk, bike ride, or river tubing.
A three-generation of Salooms visit western Canada Banff and enjoy viewing wildlife at Lake Louise, the Icefields Parkway, and the resort town of Jasper.
Two journalists hike more than 650 miles to complete “sectional” thru-hike of the Grand Canyon, which has been done by less than two dozen people ever.
Iceland: Beyond Reykjavik By Greg Roensch Iceland, often referred to as the “The Land of Fire and Ice,” is an otherworldly place of volcanoes (fire), glaciers (ice), geothermal geysers, tectonic ridges, basalt columns, fjords, waterfalls, black-sand beaches, ice-floe-filled lagoons, and a myriad of other natural wonders. In fact, some of the terrain is so “otherworldly” […]
These paths by the sea in beautiful Wales are great hikes By Simone Fick Unexpected journeys and amazing experiences are anywhere to be found. It might be right on your doorstep, that coffee shop you walk past every day or the mountain range across the sea. My adventure took me to the lush green coastal […]