Adventure travel
Adventure travel is a type of tourism, involving exploration or travel with perceived (and possibly actual) risk, and potentially requiring specialized skills and physical exertion. Adventure tourism ...
Adventure travel - Wikipedia
Top 5 Hikes In Wyoming | Montem Outdoor Gear
Wyoming, a large western US state, is defined by its vast plains and the Rocky Mountains that run through it. The state is known for being home to
The Best Hikes in Montana's Glacier National Park - Explore the USA
Here are 10 trails to tackle in America's Glacier National Park
9 Legendary Hiking Excursions in the American Rockies - 37.5® Technology
When it comes to legendary hiking trails, the American Rockies are tough to beat. The greater Rocky Mountains stretch from the southern tip of Colorado all the way to the...
6 of the Best Spring Hikes in the United States
Welcome to spring—the time of year where snow covers the ground one day, the sun beats down the next, and rainy weather comes with a vengeance. The weather in springtime...
The 10 Best Hikes in the Smokies
From smoke-shrouded summits to laurel-laden hollows, these incredible hikes in the Smokies explore America’s most popular national park.
Rocky Mountain Journal: The Infamous Angel's Landing
Over the last year or so I've had the privilege of publishing a couple of short films by Christopher R. Abbey. This includes films on climbi...
Best Trail-to-Tavern Adventures in Wyoming | Travel Wyoming. That's WY
We recommend 8 trail systems and regions to explore across Wyoming, from iconic hikes to rugged mountain bike trails to climbing hotspots, each paired up with a don’t-miss nearby brewery where you can...
What to Bring on a Hike | ACTIVE
Even if you're trying to keep your pack light for a day hike, there are some things you shouldn't leave behind. Here at the top ten.
Lightning Safety for Hikers | ACTIVE
Summer is not only the best time to go hiking, it's also the best time to get struck by lightning. Avoid the shock with this lightning safety information for hikers.
The Best Blue Blazes on the Appalachian Trail
The AT connects to hundreds of trails spread throughout the Appalachian Mountains. Many of these blue blazes access amazing sights the AT doesn't pass by.
Flower Power! 12 Hike-Worthy Trails For The Best Blooms - Catalog of Cool Places
BY TEAM JST Spring may be over but flowers are just about to bloom near the Rocky Mountains where snow melts completely around June. If international traveling is too pricey for you and your family, C...
Everything You Need to Know About Rocky Mountain National Park | Castle Marne Bed & Breakfast
Rocky Mountain National Park holds some of Colorado's best hiking, adventure tours, and outdoor activities within its wild and wonderful borders.
Cades Cove Hiking | Wildlife | Waterfalls | Trails | Townsend
Cades Cove hiking has trails fit for every kind of adventurer. Looking for a one-mile or 70-mile hike? You will surely find a trail perfect for you.
The Best US National Parks To Visit In 2018
There are 58 National Parks in America, spread across 27 different states. Each year, over 330 million people come to visit Americas National Parks. But with so many to choose from and so much to see,...
The Invention of Carrarmato: Almost All Hikers Still Wear Them
A deadly climbing accident in 1935 led to the invention of one of the most important pieces of hiking gear - one that nearly every hiker b...
The True Realities of Women’s Hiking Attire During The Victorian Era
The following is a short excerpt from my new book, Ramble On: A History of Hiking : For women, hiking attire during the Victorian Era was...
Backpacking
Backpacker or backpackers may refer to:
Camping
Camping is an elective outdoor recreational activity. Generally held, participants leave developed areas to spend time outdoors in more natural ones in pursuit of activities providing them enjoyment. ...
Camping - Wikipedia
Climbing
Rock climbing is an activity in which participants climb up, down or across natural rock formations or artificial rock walls. The goal is to reach the summit of a formation or the endpoint of a usuall...
Extreme tourism
Extreme tourism (also often referred to as shock tourism, although both concepts do not appear strictly similar) is a niche in the tourism industry involving travel to dangerous places (mountains, jun...
Extreme tourism - Wikipedia
Hiking
Hiking in Canada and the USA is the preferred term for a long, vigorous walk, usually on trails (footpaths), in the countryside, while the word walking is used for shorter, particularly urban walks. O...
Hiking - Wikipedia
Jungle tourism
Jungle tourism is a subcategory of adventure travel defined by active multifaceted physical means of travel in the jungle regions of the earth. Although similar in many respects to adventure travel, j...
Jungle tourism - Wikipedia
Mountaineering
The term mountaineering describes the sport of mountain climbing, including ski mountaineering. Hiking in the mountains can also be a simple form of mountaineering when it involves scrambling, or shor...
Mountaineering - Wikipedia
Safari
A safari /səˈfɑri/ is an overland journey, usually a trip by tourists to Africa. In earlier years, the trip was a big-game hunt, but today, safari often refers to trips to observe and photograph wildl...
Safari - Wikipedia
Trekking
The term trek may refer to:
Top 5 Hikes In Wyoming | Montem Outdoor Gear
Wyoming, a large western US state, is defined by its vast plains and the Rocky Mountains that run through it. The state is known for being home to
Skyhook (climbing)
This page describes terms and jargon related to climbing and mountaineering.
Arm bar  Jamming an arm into a crack and locking it into place. Arqué  (from the French word meaning arched)...
Ecotourism in Costa Rica
Ecotourism in Costa Rica is one of the key activities of the tourism industry in the country. By the early 1990s, Costa Rica became known as the poster child of ecotourism. The country is among many d...
Ecotourism in Costa Rica - Wikipedia
Fast-roping
Fast-roping, also known as Fast Rope Insertion Extraction System (FRIES), is a technique for descending a thick rope. It is useful for deploying troops from a helicopter in places where the helicopte...
Fast-roping - Wikipedia
Roped solo climbing
Roped solo climbing or rope soloing is a way to climb with relative safety without a climbing partner.