In Lassoing the Sun, a Year in America’s National Parks, Mark Woods shares a childhood love and adult yearning to return to the parks.
Exploring the Nature at Arches National Park in Southern UT has natural beauty and hiking the Devil’s Garden Trail, across rough terrain of Southern Utah.
Birdwatching from a 30-meter-high watchtower and hiking forest trails are a good introduction to exploring Ecuador’s Amazon and La Selva Lodge.
Rocky Mountain National Park is not just for campers, there is still plenty to do for those who love all the comforts of home.
Guatemala: A comically failed attempt at climbing what the author later discovered was a “black diamond” volcano in Guatemala.
Hiking in Remote Svaneti, Republic of Georgia. Chris Dowling visits the north where it feels like you’re back in the 12th century.
USVI: St. John adventure and hiking trails in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
France:Travel writer Desiree Michels shares the ups and downs of her hut-to-hut hiking tour through the mountains of Park de la Vanoise, French Alps.
India: In The Land of High Passes In Ladakh, rough roads and dramatic vistas in this beautiful rugged landscape high in the Himalayan mountains.
A story of the travels of three female explorers, excerpt from Adventuresses: Rediscovering Daring Voyages Unknown, an excerpt about hiking in the Himalayas
Slovakia’s High Tatras: John Henderson hikes in 7-8000 foot high steep peaks in this lesser known hiking paradise. A rugged and uncrowded mountain range.
Hiking at St Catherine’s Protectorate in the Sinai in Egypt. Joining a Bedouin on a desert hike and barbecue.