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Adventure and Outdoor Travel: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals for...
There are always great deals to be had on travel and gear on both Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Here are some of the best that we've come across.
Gear Review: Timbuk2 Aviator Convertible Travel...
Like to travel light? This just might be the perfect carry-on travel pack for you.
Top 30 International Adventure Travel Companies
Your choice of an adventure travel company could ensure a wonderful vacation. Here's a selection of reputable companies.
How to Easily Get through TSA Security with...
Here's an update on the rules because the Transportation Security Administration, including the amount and you can carry gels and liquids in your carry-on plane bag. Plus, details on where to get continually updated info.
Snow Report: North American Ski Season Set to...
With the 2015-2016 ski season now set to officially get underway, here are the current snow conditions in top resorts across the U.S.
The Proper Gear for Trekking in the Himalaya
Whether you're hiking to Everest Base Camp or trekking the Annapurna Circuit, be sure you're properly equipped. Here's everything you'll need.
Adventure Travel News: Warnings for France and...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's stories include travel warnings for France and Egypt, cheap lift tickets, and more.
The Best Companies and Websites for Solo...
If you are a solo traveler, here are companies, cruise lines and Web sites with lots of information and advice for people who like to travel solo, and singles looking for trips where they can meet others.
5 More Classic Adventure Travel Destinations
5 more classic adventure travel destinations that should not be missed.
Adventure Travel News: Fly to the North Pole,...
News from the world of adventure travel. This weeks stories include a special flight to the North Pole, a year-long journey around the world and more.
5 Best Day Hikes in the Swiss Alps: No Camping...
Looking for details on taking great day hike in the Swiss Alps? Greg Witt, author of
8 Great Foldable and Collapsable Pieces of...
Empty your luggage and hide that foldable or collapsible travel bag under a bed or on a shelf in small hotel rooms or cruise-ship cabins.
Always Make Photocopies of These Things Before...
Always travel with photocopies of your passport, credit cards, driver's license, health insurance information and otherimportant travel documents. If your purse or wallet is stolen, it's easier to replace everything if you have photocopies of the originals that show the passport and card numbers.
Ex Officio Gear: Clothing for Adventure Travelers
Is your wardrobe adventure ready? Check out these options from Ex Officio and prepare to travel more comfortably the next time you hit the road!
9 Best Hot Springs For Instant Relaxation
Top Hot Springs in the United States. Where you can soak in bathing suits or nude.
Adventure Travel with Road Scholar - Find...
Active adventure travel trips for the 50plus crowd that younger travelers will want to (and can) book, too.
Women's Adventure Travel - Gutsy Group Trips...
Women's adventure travel is for gutsy women who want to travel with a group. Many women - single or married - like the camaraderie of all female groups. Here's where to find tour operators specializing in women's adventure travel.
The Most Extreme Zip Lines in America
Zip Lines are strung among trees throughout America. If you're looking for adrenalin highs during aerial rides, just take a zip line tour. Whether you're living in or visiting Hawaii, California, New Hampshire, Alaska or dozens of the other states here in the U.S., odds are excellent there will a zip line or canopy tour within easy driving distance.
6 Reasons to Visit Colombia, South America
Colombia isn't the first South American country that comes to mind when deciding where to travel, but here are six reasons you should plan a visit.
Adventure Travel News: Bike From Paris to...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's highlights include a new long distance bike tour, early season ski deals, and more.
5 Epic Bike Tours for Adventure Travelers
Cycling tours have become some of the most popular ways to explore a country. Here are five of them designed specifically with adventurers in mind.
5 Adventurous Things to do in South Dakota
South Dakota is a surprisingly great adventure destination for travelers looking for unique blend of history, wildlife, and natural beauty.
Gear Review: The adidas Wandertag Jacket
The adidas Wandertag jacket offers outstanding performance for adventure travelers at a price that can't be beat.
Adventure Travel 101: Booking Flights
Tips for booking flights, saving money, and getting to where you need to go.
TSA Allows Carry-on Checkpoint Friendly Laptop...
Tired of pulling your laptop and other electronic gear out of your carry-on bag or backpack? TSA won’t make you take your laptop out of these checkpoint friendly bags and backpacks.
Adventure Travel With Geographic Expeditions
Geographic Expeditions offers adventure travel and vacations around the globe. The varied adventures are to remote and challenging destinations since 1981, offers a varied portfolio of overland tours, treks, walks, and expeditionary voyages to the world's most astonishing places.
Drive a Tank - Driving Authentic Military Tanks...
Ever wanted to drive a military tank and fire a cannon? Here's where civilians can do it.
You’ll Find Great Adventure Travel...
Gap Adventures, which made National Geographic Adventure magazine’s top “Do It All” outfitter list again in the February, 2009, issue, offers a choice of more than 1,200 small group adventure travel trips to all seven continents.
Gear Review: Granite Gear Cross-Tech 26"...
The Granite Gear Cross-Tech Wheeled Duffel is a perfect alternative for adventure travelers looking to ditch the backpack.
Adventure Travel Companies Offering Small Group...
If you're the traveler who prefers small group tours, here's a list of adventure travel companies that plan tours and limit travelers to small groups, often 16 people or less.
Las Vegas Theme Park - Run Bulldozers and...
Kids play with toy bulldozers and excavators in a sandbox. At Dig This, adults play with real bulldozers and excavators building roads, digging ditches and moving rocks in the only heavy equipment arena in the United States.
5 Pieces of Gear Every Adventure Traveler...
5 pieces of travel gear that every adventure traveler should own.
Heated Gloves - Zanier Heat-GX Heated Gloves
Review of the latest generation Zanier Heat-GX heated gloves, which have an adjustable, integrated heating system that will keep your fingers warm for a full ski day.
Adventure Travel Trips with Austin Adventures
Looking for a company that offers personalized, reasonably priced adventure travel trips that are limited to 12 people? Here's where to learn more about adventure travel with Austin Adventures
Gear Review: Osprey FlapJack Travel Backpack
Osprey's new FlapJack travel backpack features a redesigned look, durable fabrics, and a plenty of storage for safely carrying all of your important gear.
Top 10 Types of Adventure Travel
Check out these ten unforgettable types of adventure travel. These adventurous travel experiences range from scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef or hot air ballooning over a desert in New Mexico to kayaking with the kids in the Pacific ocean by Vancouver, Canada.
Download Maps With Free PDF Maps for iPhone/iPa...
Download free app for free offline maps. Maps remain interactive even when you're offline. Plot your travels on thousands of interactive maps covering everything from wilderness area to cities and countries around the globe.
9 Lessons Learned From Climbing Kilimanjaro
10 lessons from climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa.
Top 10 Reasons to Visit Yellowstone National...
Visiting Yellowstone in the winter you can snowmobile or cross country ski past steamy clouds drifting from hot springs, watch Old Faithful erupt framed by the setting sun, photograph bison from the safety of your snow coach and watch wolf packs through a spotting scope.
Extreme Adventure Travel Tests Your Limits
Extreme adventure travel choices. Seeking extreme adventures? Push your boundaries skydiving around Mt. Everest, desert trekking, kayaking on the White Nile or your choice of other extreme adventures.
Winter Driving School - Learn to Drive on Snow...
Winter Driving School - Get skills to handle snow and ice at these winter driving schools. You'll learn to recover from skids, braking techniques and more.
Best Places to Go Snowmobiling in North America
Best places for snowmobiling in North America. Snowmobile tours, rent or bring your own to Colorado, Alaska, Utah, Quebec and New Hampshire.
A Directory of Volunteer Vacations and Projects
The GoVoluntouring Web site acts as matchmaker between travelers who want a volunteer experience and projects that need volunteers.
Need to Get a Passport, Renew One or More Visa...
Want your passport faster? Here's how to get your passport application expedited, when you need that document so critical to traveling abroad in a hurry?
The Women's Travel Group Offers Adventure Travels
The Women's Travel Group offers adventure travel trips that set women in exotic locales, on sandy island beaches and in sophisticated cities.
Adventure Travel 101: Essential Skills for...
A list of essential skills that every adventure traveler should have in order to not only enjoy their experiences more thoroughly, but to travel safer as well.
Multi-Sport Trips and Vacations Keep the...
Here are several companies offering multi-sport trips and vacations guaranteed to keep your adrenalin flowing.
Cuba: People-to-People Tours Have You Dancing...
Cuba: On cultural exchange tours with licensed travel providers, you talk with musicians, historians who have lived through the revolution, seniors and even school-age children you wouldn't be able to visit on most trips.
Off-the-Beaten Path Adventure Travel: Visit...
Intrepid Travel is a niche adventure travel company that focuses on taking travelers off the beaten track in Asia, and in the Antarctica. Many of their trips are cheap, because travelers stay in the same accommodations as locals do.
Top Zipline Adventures - Find Canopy and Zip...
Searching for the best zipline adventures (sometimes called a “canopy tour”) in the U.S. and around the world. These zip line adventures cover the globe. Click here to see if there's a zipline or canopy tour where you're taking your next vacation.
TSA Approved Locks Keeps Suitcases Closed But...
TSA approved locks will keep your suitcase closed as it works its way through the baggage system when you're taking a flight. The Transportation Security Administration guards have the keys to open them, if they want to look inside.
Q&A with Tusker Trail's Eddie Frank:...
An interview with Eddie Frank, the founder of Tusker Trail, on the Kilimanjaro Climb for Valor, a charity climb to raise funds for the families of fallen soldiers.
Traveling Through Egypt with G Adventures
G Adventures offers excellent tours all over the world. Recently, I had the pleasure of traveling with them through Egypt on a wild adventure.
What a Government Shutdown Means for America's...
A government shutdown in the U.S. has a dramatic impact on national parks and the communities that border them.
5 Adventurous Destinations That Need Visitors Now
5 amazing destinations that rely on tourism, but a lacking visitors at the moment.
Tips and Sources for Great Family Adventure...
Sources for adventure family vacations and family trips, plus companies with affordable family vacations and trips.
Overseas Adventure Travel a Good Fit for the...
Older women traveling solo enjoy OAT trips because they are small, have good guides and make traveling easier.
Top Sources to Find Volunteer Travel Abroad...
Volunteer travel abroad and in the United States. Where to find companies with trips with volunteer opportunities while on vacation.
Tips for Packing for Adventure Travel
Helpful tips and hints to make it easier to pack for adventure travel.
The 10 Best Hiking Trails in America's National...
National parks are some of the best places to go hiking. Here are five parks that are at the top of that list.
How to Get in Shape for Trekking Trips
How to get in shape for trekking and hiking trips, so you'll enjoy the vacation more.
This Purse Is Completely Pickpocket-Proof
The Pacsafe Citysafe 200 travel shoulder bag is, quite simply, the best travel purse I've used during my years of exploring the world. The anti-theft features give me a sense of security on busy city streets. The bag's inner pockets keep my passport, credit cards and iPhone secure, but I can quickly reach everything else I've packed into various pockets.
Track Your World Travels With Maps From Maps.com
Maps.com bills itself as the world’s largest map store - and the selection of maps, guidebooks, globes and map accessories is astonishing.
7 Outdoor Adventures for Fall
Seven suggestions for great outdoor adventures for the fall season ahead. Get outside and enjoy the changing season.
Adventure Travel News: Dream Destinations,...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's highlights include a travel warning in Ecuador, flights to Cuba, and dream destinations.
9 Reasons Why Now Is the Right Time to Visit...
Nine great reasons why now is the perfect time to visit Egypt.
Adventure Travel -- Ecotourism and Nature Trips...
International Expeditions offers small-group eco-tours and nature travel trips to exotic locations including the Amazon, Egypt, Galapagos, India and Kenya during the annual animal migration.
It's Easy Services Has a Help Desk at JFK...
Dropped your passport in a mailbox with those letters you had to get out before leaving for Paris? Don’t laugh. I saw it happen. If you’re at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, go to the It’s Easy Service 24/7 desk. It’s where you’ll find last-minute help for lost, expired or stolen passports.
Top 11 Picks for Dream Bicycle Trips and...
These companies offer the best bicycle trips through fascinating locales around the globe. Whether you want a biking trip in Utah's slick rock terrain or exotic Morocco, these companies have a variety of biking vacations to tempt you.
The 10 Best Wildlife Adventure Trips You Can...
Nature and wildlife adventure travel trips are growing in popularity. Would you like to dive with whale sharks, watch thundering herds during the annual animal migration in Africa or track wolves with your camera in Yellowstone National Park.
Adventure Travel With National Geographic...
Active adventure travelers will enjoy these trips, which combines adventure travel and the types of exploration for which National Geographic is famous. The company has united with Mountain Travel Sobek to create these new adventure trips. Here's where to find a list of these amazing adventures.
Rio Secreto Caves: Riviera Maya, Cancun Tourist...
Walking and swimming in the underground river that flows through Rio Secreto was our favorite tourist attraction in Mexico's Riviera Maya. You see caves in an untouched state.
Magellan's is a One-Stop Shop for Travel...
Travel junkies visit Magellan’s often to see what’s new in gear, accessories, clothing and supplies.
Explore Underground at Xplor Adventures in...
Do you know what lies beneath your feet? At Xplore in Mexico's Riviera Maya, there's an entire world of underground adventures including swimming and rafting in underground rivers. Above the earth's crust, there's a network of zipines that looks like freeways in the sky, and a three-mile track where you can drive an amphibious buggy through the jungle, into caves and on suspension bridges over water.
REI Adventures Offers Great Active Travel Trips
REI Adventures offers great active travel trips, such as canoeing on a lake here in the U.S., cycling in Vietnam, or sea kayaking and hiking in Croatia. And, these are just a few of the 90plus weekend-to-multiweek trips offered by REI Adventures, part of the REI that has more than 80 stores in the U.S. chock-full of equipment and clothing for adventure travelers.
National Park Lodges: Three Escapes For Summer...
The John Muir, Wuksachi, and Tenaya Lodges are all located inside spectacular national parks, making them excellent places to stay when visiting.
Find Adventure Travel With Discovery Adventures
This tour operator is a leg of the Discovery Channel. Visit and join the local cultures you've seen on TV.
Companies Specializing in Family Adventure Travel
Looking for a company that offers family adventures you and your kids will love? Here are several companies that offer family adventure travel chock-full of activities just for kids, plus adventures the entire family will enjoy as a group.
Adv. Travel News: 1st Ski Resort Opens, Solo...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's stories include the first ski resort opening for the season, another one is for sale, and more.
Overnight Horseback Pack Trips
On horseback pack trips you can go farther, faster than when backpacking, and the horses can carry bigger loads, so you can have steak and fresh vegetables instead of reconstituted stew.
Smith Turbo Fan Goggles Clear the Fog
Ever have your goggles fog while skiing down a mogul run and you can no longer see the slope, or have them go white in a powder storm? Smith’s Turbo Fan Prodigy, Phenom and Knowledge OTG goggles are a blessing for people who love snowsports and sweat a lot, but even more so for people who wear glasses that constantly fog.
5 Creepy National Park Destinations for Halloween
With Halloween just around the corner, these five creepy national park destinations will leave you looking over your shoulder on your next visit.
Women Only Adventure Travel with Call of the Wild
Currently in its fourth decade of operation, this company remains the pioneer in women’s only adventure travel. Adventure trips include easy to moderate day hikes from discovering Death Valley, to challenging treks along the Inca Trail on Machu Picchu.
Where to Go Scuba Diving & Snorkeling in...
Nose-to-nose with a 250-pound grouper, the scuba diver waved at the crowd on the far side of the glass in the aquarium. Did you know aquarium scuba diving and snorkeling programs are offered at more than 10 aquariums in the U.S., as well as in other countries?
Fat Tire Snow Bikes - A Mountain Bike for...
Riding fat tire bikes on snow and ice-covered trails in the winter is an adventure you can find at several ski resorts and towns in the Mid-West.
Adventure Destination: Mt. Kilimanjaro
Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa is amongst the top adventure travel destinations in the entire world, luring thousands of trekkers on an annual basis.
BASE Jumping - What is Base Jumping
Base jumping is an extreme sport. Base jumpers leap off buildings, antennas, bridges and cliffs to glide, sometimes in a special wingsuit, then open a parachute to land safely.
Abseiling or rapelling is sliding down a rope...
Abseiling, or rappelling as it is called by many mountaineers, is sliding down a rope under controlled conditions. It's a technique used by people who are rock climbing, ice climbing, kloofing, canyoneering and mountaineering to get down steep cliffs or even man-made objects, such as buildings or bridges.
Take a Zipline or Canopy Tour
Are you going to ride a zip line on your next trip? Before you start zipping, all reputable zipline tour operators will give you basic training. Here's what to expect.
Top 12 Resorts With Inbounds Backcountry Ski &...
Looking for places where you can find extreme backcountry-style skiing or snowboarding experiences but inbounds at resorts so there's avalanche control and ski patrollers around? Look no farther: Here's a list of some of the best places that expert skiers and riders love to explore.
Gear Review: Fishpond Westwater Rolling Carry On
The Westwater Rolling Carry On duffle is an excellent piece of luggage for adventure travelers who travel light and need water proof protection.
Heat Holders Thermal Socks Keep Your Feet...
These thick socks do keep you warmer when walking through snow and in extreme cold.
Meru and Everest: Mountaineering Goes Hollywood
Two big mountaineering films are giving mainstream audiences a taste of what climbing in the Himalaya is truly all about.
Adventure Travel 101: Getting Physically...
Before setting off on a physically demanding trip, it is always a good idea to be as prepared as possible. Here are some tips to help you not suffer too much on your next adventure.
Colorado's Upscale Gateway Canyons Resort is...
The monolithic Palisade rock formation dominates the landscape at this resort, which sits in Colorado's winding red-rock canyons. It's a playyground that rivals nearby Moab, Utah, but without the crowds.
Red Mountain Resort & Spa is Active Travelers
At Red Mountain Resort & Spa you can experience outdoor activities, including hiking, canyoneering, mountain biking and more, or choose from dozens of fitness classes and wellness programs.
Prospects For North American Ski Season Look Good
After several disappointing winters in a row, meteorologists are predicting an outstanding 2015-2016 ski season thanks to powerful weather forces.
12 Adventures Perfect for Adrenaline Junkies
12 adrenaline-soaked activities, like cage diving and bobsledding, for active travelers who like to push their mental and physical limits.
Soft Adventure Travel - Walking Trips with...
National Geographic Adventure . The Boss' Pitch: Why Travel With Classic Journeys? Edward Piegza, president
Inbounds Extreme Skiing at Winter Park Resort,...
Winter Park Resort ski patroller Jamie Wolter gives you his take on the best inbounds extreme ski terrain at Winter Park Resort. These steep above treeline and gladed areas are for experts skiers and snowboarders only.
Adventure Travel 101: Getting Mentally Prepared...
Being mentally prepared for the challenges of an upcoming adventure trip can be just as important, if not more so, than being physically ready.
7 Places to Go Glamping - Upscale and Luxury...
Glamping - camping with a touch of glamour - has taken off in the U.S., Europe and South America.
Buy Adventure Travel Insurance When Regular...
Do you need to buy adventure travel insurance? The travel insurance you bought for your next vacation might not cover camel riding in India, snowboarding in the Alps or bungee jumping in New Zealand. Here are companies that offer adventure travel insurance for travelers who love sports and adventurous activities.
Photos of Molokai, Hawaii: An unspoiled island...
These images show what awaits adventure travelers on Molokai, Hawaii, where there's lots of terrain for hiking, biking, and swimming in waterfall-fed pools. Take a mule ride or hike down the steep almost 1,800-foot high cliffside to Kalaupapa National Historic Park and tour of the former leper colony.
Luggage Limits - Airline Baggage Allowances
Luggage Limits is a free search tool for flight-specific information about baggage allowances and fees. On this Web site, you simply put in airline, the name of the airport you are leaving from and your destination airport, then click.
Cliff Diving Is An Extreme Sport
Cliff diving - soaring off cliffs up to 80-feet high into lakes and oceans is an extreme sport, for sure. Here's where to learn more about cliff diving and see some great images of cliff divers soaring into lakes and oceans.
Zipline -- The Zipline at Heavenly in...
Heavenly Mountain Resort in California claims it has the longest zipline in the United States. During the 80-second ride, you're guaranteed spectacular views of Lake Tahoe and the ski slopes you underneath as you descend.
5 Great Mountain Lodges in Ecuador
Five great lodges located in Ecuador that can serve as base camp for mountain adventures.
The Ethics of Adventure Travel: Should We Go or...
Sometimes adventure travel takes us to places that are not just off the beaten path, but also shunned by the travel community. Should we go anyway?
Hiking in the Swiss Alps - Off the Jungfrau&rsq...
Guest author and hiking guide Greg Witt believe the Jungfrau region is one of the most beautiful places on earth. It's a glistening mountain landscape and home to the Alps’ highest concentration of glaciers, where you’ll find exquisite hiking trails, dazzling waterfalls, and legendary peaks like the Eiger with its fearsome North Face.
Adventure Travel News: Rhinos Rebound in Kenya,...
Adventure travel news for the week ending May 29, 2015. Highlights include new trips from National Geographic, an update on Nepal relief efforts, and the surprising return of rhinos in northern Kenya.
Adventure Destination: Machu Picchu
Machu Picchu is amongst the best adventure travel destinations in the entire world.
Adventure Travel News: Nepal Low on Gas, Major...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's stories include fuel shortages in Nepal, a major poacher arrested in Tanzania, and more.
Zip Line Adventures in Tsitsikamma, South Africa
Zipping along 10 zip lines in one trip was a wild intro to the world of zip line adventures. But that’s what you get when you take the Zip Line Adventure at Tsitsikamma Coastal National Park in South Africa. (Adrenalin junkies note: When you’ve done this, head over to Bloukrans Bridge and do the bungie jump.)
The Amazing Race for Ordinary Adventure Travelers
Competitours is the ordinary adventure traveler’s version of the Amazing Race. While contestants on the Amazing Race Television show race around the world, you can enter a Competitours adventure race, designed to challenge you and immerse you in the culture of the countries you are visiting.
The 8 Best Whitewater Rafting Destinations in...
Eight of the very best whitewater rafting destinations in the world.
Culture & Customs Guides for Foreign...
Custom and culture guides give you customs, customs, hand gestures and ways to greet locals before you travel to foreign countries.
Top 10 Whitewater Rafting Trips In the World
Grand Canyon is top pick on Top 10 whitewater rafting trips.
Steamboat Springs, Colorado: Top 5 Things to Do
Steamboat Springs, Colorado, and the Steamboat Resort, deliver adventures for hikers, bikers, horseback riders and people who enjoy hot springs.
Paragliding is a Soaring in the Sky Using an...
Paragliding - Soaring through the sky on a paraglider is a foot-launched, non-motorized type of flying.
5 Fantastic Family Vacations
Taking the kids on a family trip ensures vacation memories you can talk about around a dinner table.
Adventure Destination: South Dakota
A surprisingly great adventure destination, South Dakota has something to offer every kind of traveler.
Adventure Travel News: Yellowstone Breaks...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's stories include a new attendance record in Yellowstone, female rangers in African parks, and more
Adventure Travel News: More Ski Resorts Open,...
This week's stories include more ski resorts opening, Lonely Planet's Best in Travel for 2016, an update from Nepal and much more.
Backroads Adventure Travel Trips for Hiker,...
Backroads, founded in 1979, is an active travel company that offers 300 itineraries, including biking, walking/hiking, multisport, and Insider Trips, which shift the focus from physical activity to in-depth cultural explorations. Seventy-five percent of Backroads guests have traveled with Backroads before or were referred by a friend.
Find Private International Tour Guides
Private tour guides take you where the locals go, can help you avoid long lines at tourist attractions, and give you the best routes for adventurous hikes and bike trips.
Adventure Travel News: Wildlife Photos, Cuba...
Adventure travel news for the week ending January 16, 2015.
Waterfall hikes - Setting yourself on the trail...
Waterfall hikes - Great waterfall hikes for people who like to walk in beautiful settings. Easy walks to difficult hikes to waterfalls reaching as high as 380-feet-tall.
Adventure Travel Survival and Safety Tips
Adventurous travelers who like to push the envelope will find these adventure travel survival and safety tips could make the difference if they find themselves in a sticky situation.
How to Pack for Adventure Travel
Learning to pack for adventure travel takes time and experience. Here are some tips to help you travel lighter on your next escape.
Find Adventures with Mountain Travel Sobek
Mountain Travel Sobek is a leader in adventure travel. This company introduces active travelers to the world’s best adventure destinations, from Alaska to Antarctica, from Zanzibar to Zambia, believing any fit, active, flexible person can embark on a walking expedition with a small group to the highest mountains in the world, when led by experienced outdoor guides who know the region intimately.
Adventure Travel 101: How To Get Started
Adventure Travel 101: How to get started with pursuing your adventures.
Adventure Travel in Riviera Maya and Cancun,...
Vacationing in Riviera Maya or Cancun on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, you can dive or snorkel in cenotes, swim or raft in underground rivers, steer ATVs or amphibious buggies in the jungles and ride lots of zip lines.
Top 10 hiking trails from a guide who has worn...
Top 10 Hikes around the world by a hiker who has worn out 12 pairs of hiking boots. She is head guide for an award-winning active travel company. Page 1 of 11.
Top 5 Picks for Scuba Diving Off the Shore
If you love to go scuba diving, but are happiest walking off the shore and sinking into the water instead of jumping off a dive boat, you'll find these islands appealing. Each one has a variety of shore dives opening up underwater coral gardens and clouds of fish.
Bike Trails - Austin-Lehman Adventure's Top 10...
Best 10 Bike Rides in the World. A list from Austin-Lehman Adventures European cycling director who has logged more than 10,000 miles on a bike.
Backpack – Pacsafe VentureSafe 25L...
A roomy backpack with theftproof features to keep light-fingered thieves at bay.
Adventure Travel Companies Offering Luxury...
If you enjoy adventure travel, but want like some pampering, ranging from private guides and posh accommodations, these companies have luxury vacations that may appeal to you.
High & Wild Offers Innovative and Extreme...
This UK-based company caters to adventurous travelers who want to explore unusual locales in interesting ways, such as a tandem skydive near Mt. Everest or helping families move reindeer herds.
Climb Your Heart Out In Montana's Glacier Country
Here's an insider's guide to rock and ice climbing in Montana's Glacier Country
Traveling in Egypt: Calm, Collected, and Quiet...
Once a place of violence and unrest, Egypt is now calm, quiet, and accommodating to foreign visitors.
Adventure Travel - Trip Deals, Discounts and...
Here are great sources for trip deals, discounts and bargains for adventure travelers. Of you are looking for last-minute deals, discounts or bargains for your next trip, Adventure Travel has got you covered.
Best Hiking & Mountain Biking in Scottsdale &...
Best hiking and mountain biking trail sources for Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona
Lonely Planet Travel Books Are Bibles of Travel...
Lonely Planet travel books include guidebooks for destinations worldwide, language guides, digital guides, audio guides, and travel books filled with advice, photography and personal travel stories.
Vail, Colorado - Adventure Travel Paradise...
Picture Vail, Colorado, as home base, from which you can ski on 5,289 acres of terrain in the winter, or raft, hike, mountain bike or go horseback riding on trails threading mountainsides and broad valleys in the summer. Year-round, you can, go fly fishing in golf-medal streams and explore Colorado’s high country.
Abercrombie & Kent - A Top Adventure Outfitter
Travel + Leisure named this company, which has a portfolio of extreme adventure trips, one of the “World’s Top Adventure Outfitters” in March 2010 and listed the company among the “World’s Best Tour Operators and Safari Outfitters” for the last 15 consecutive years. National Geographic Adventure called this company one of the “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth” in 2009.
Adventure Travel News: Chilean Earthquake,...
This week's adventure travel news includes an earthquake in Chile, the tragic slaying of travelers in Egypt, and a very expensive trip to New Zealand!
11 "Got-to-Have" Gear Choices for Active...
From GoPro Helmet cameras to Pack-N-Go Duffels, you'll find something to aid your adventures in this list of 10 gear choices for active travelers.
Learning Holiday - Edventures are Fun Learning...
Learning Holiday is a gateway to all sorts of learning and educational vacations and trips. On the Learning Vacations Web site you will links to vacations and trips for adventurous travelers who like to learn and volunteer. Cultural immersions with the Maoris in Africa, whale watching in Hawaii, surfing in California and cooking classes in Peru are the merest sampling of the diverse offerings.
8 Photography Tours & Lots of Workshops Around...
Photography tours and photo workshops where travelers can enhance photo skills and see the world.

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