100+ amazing outdoor adventures

From epic hikes to some of the world's best rafting, any one of these trips promises the adventure of a lifetime

Raft the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon

Top 10 life-list adventures

Make this the year you check one of these iconic Western experiences off your bucket list

Oregon campground

The West's best camping

Fair warning: Waking up at any one of these places will hook you on camping for good

Williams Lake, Taos, NM

Top 45 hikes in the West

Hit the trail on these iconic and under-the-radar hikes through unforgettable desert, mountain, and coastal terrain

Biking couple

20 best bike paths in the West

Get to know these Western routes the way the locals do ― on two wheels

Western dude ranches

Top 9 dude ranch escapes

Unplug your smartphone and reconnect to the backcountry at our favorite dude ranch spots

Chilko River Rafting

Top river rafting trips in the West

Whether you're into lazy-day floating or rip-roaring rapids, there's a river out there for you

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


Insider Guides

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Enchantment Resort
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