Backpacking & Hiking

Plan a visit to the Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Adventure expert Larry Rice shares how you and your troop or crew can plan a trip to the top of Texas in Guadalupe Mountains State Park.

Aquatics

Escape to the waters of Florida's lush Ocala oasis

Why Go: The setting is unlike any other in North America. Just over an hour’s drive northwest of Orlando, wedged between the Ocklawaha and St. Johns rivers, lie the Juniper Springs Recreation Area and the

Backpacking & Hiking

Explore Michigan's Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Map out a hike along this picturesque lakeshore with bluffs and views of one of the nation’s largest lakes.

Trail Guide Humboldt Redwoods State Park
Backpacking & Hiking

Explore coastal California's Humboldt Redwoods State Park

Experience the wonders of an ancient world in California’s Humboldt Redwoods State Park.

Aquatics

Travel to East Texas' Big Thicket National Preserve

Deep in the eastern part of the Lone Star State, about 250 miles east of Austin, lies a vast, tangled quilt of pine and cypress forest, hardwood forest, meadow, bog, blackwater swamp, and arid sandhills appropriately called the Big Thicket.

Trail Tips Snowshoe Buena Vista Colorado Map
Backpacking & Hiking

Plan a Colorado snowshoe adventure

Trail expert Larry Rice shares his advice on snowshoeing plentiful trails outside of Buena Vista, Colo.

Backpacking & Hiking

Hiking North Dakota's Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Consisting of 70,447 acres of rugged topography, of which nearly half is designated wilderness, Theodore Roosevelt National Park offers some of the best national park solitude south of Alaska. More than 100 miles of hiking trails wind through the park’s three units.