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 ...
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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...
Book Review: Ramble On: A History of Hiking by Jeffery J. Doran - Anne's Travels
Review of the book "Ramble On: A History of Hiking" by Jeffrey J. Doran, a history of hiking in the US, as well as the development of trails and parks.
7 Spectacular Hikes to Explore This Fall | Million Mile Secrets
Thanks to Million mile Secrets reader Karey for the post idea!
Mount Elbert — The Armchair Mountaineer
Read our guide to the highest peak in the Rocky Mountains, the state of Colorado, the Colorado 14ers, the Sawatch Range and the second highest mountain in the contiguous United States.
Beginner’s Guide To Family Friendly Hiking in the Smoky Mountains |
So you want to try to hike a little on your next visit to the Smoky Mountains. But you have no idea what, when, where, or how long! Lucky for you, I have been figuring out the answers to all of tho…
Ramble On: A History of Hiking
I like the title. It sounds like something I would use myself! These folks have written a history of hiking. So far it is only available in paperback at US$18.95 from Amazon which is a bit of a pro…
Ramble On: A History Of Hiking Review
If your'e a history buff who loves to hike, especially in the United States, read Hiking For Her's Ramble On: A History Of Hiking review to find out if this is the next book you should read. Spoiler a...
Rocky Mountain Journal: Announcing The Release of My New Book on The History of Hiking
New book on the rich history of hiking: Ramble On: A History of Hiking is the first br...
If You’re Afraid of Heights Don’t Watch This Climber
Take a look back at gut-wrenching footage of Alex Honnold's free-solo climb up Mexico's intimidating El Sendero Luminoso. https://on.natgeo.com/2MSyrFt
When dreams become reality: speedriding under the moonlight
❄️ When dreams become reality: Frenchman Valentin Delluc soars his way across the Bossons glacier guided by moonlight and LED http://bit.ly/2F0raAz
Top Hiking Trails in Glacier National Park
Top Hiking Trails in Glacier National Park. Glacier National Park has a lot to offer visitors. From its alpine meadows and rugged mountainsides to...
7 Colorado-Made Summer Gear Essentials | 5280
Outfit your summer with these new, warm-weather releases from local brands.
Best Day Hike in Every State | Trails Unblazed
The Best Day Hike in Every State We should preface this by saying that this should really be called “one of the best day hikes in every state”. In reality, states like California and Co…
50 Best Hiking / Mountain Blogs — The Armchair Mountaineer
A guide to 50 of the best blogs relating to the outdoors, specifically hiking and mountain related blogs aimed at a wider audience. You will find something for everyone in this list. 
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. ...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Trekking
The term trek may refer to:
Hobo Cave (bouldering)
Hobo Cave is a set of bouldering problems found on Flagstaff Mountain in Boulder, Colorado. The rock feature is an actual cave beneath a rock buttress on Boulder Mountain Park land.
Hobo Cave can ...
First ascent
In climbing, a first ascent (abbreviated to FA in guidebooks) is the first successful, documented attainment of the top of a mountain, or the first to follow a particular climbing route. First ascents...
Truck tent
A Truck tent is a tent designed to be set up in the bed of a pickup truck. It was invented in 1990 by Roman Napieraj, founder of Napier Enterprises.For many years, campers had been constructing makesh...
The Rucksack Club
The Rucksack Club was founded in Manchester in 1902 and has a current membership of well over 400 men and women. According to the Rules, "The purpose of the Club is to encourage mountaineering, climbi...
Avalanche transceiver
Avalanche transceivers or avalanche beacon are a class of active radio beacon transceivers operating at 457 kHz and specialized for the purpose of finding people or equipment buried under snow. ...
Avalanche transceiver - Wikipedia