Outdoor Adventure

  • Get a massage in the wilderness

    Top 26 wilderness experiences

    From luxury tent-camping to glacier hiking, here are the best ways to have fun in the Western wilderness

  • El Matador beach

    Explore the coast

    Tour our favorite coastal spots in the West, from Washington's island-dotted Puget Sound to SoCal's blissful golden shoreline

  • Arizona's big loop

    Epic road trips

    The West, with its grand, scenic landscapes, is made for road trips. Check out some of the region's most epic routes

  • Autumn travel in the West

    Autumn in the West

    Explore the gorgeous fall landscapes of the West, from mountains to coast

  • Kilauea, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

    Wonders of the West

    Behold the essential Western places to see in your lifetime, from Hawaii's volcanoes to Washington's rain forest

  • old faithful yellowstone

    National park icons

    Explore the most celebrated sights in the West's national parks, from Yellowstone to Yosemite

  • Multnomah Falls near Portland

    Spring in the West

    Experience the splendor of the season with our tour of the West's best waterfalls, wildflowers, and bright springtime landscapes

  • Devils Garden Campground

    The West's best camping

    Take a one-minute tour of our favorite spots to pitch a tent, from serene Idaho Lake Country to Utah's red-rock landscapes

  • Digital Orca

    Top 10 urban parks

    The next time you're looking for an arts escape, or a good burger, why not try a park? They're the cities' hippest hangouts

  • Cross-country skiing in Hood River, OR

    Ski on the cheap in Hood River, Oregon

    An hour from Portland, OR, Hood River’s great après-ski restaurant scene is booming. Here's where to go



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