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The 10 Best Hikes In Rio de Janeiro
By Ana Beatriz Rosa, HuffPost Brazil
The Olympics aren't the only reason to explore Rio.
Dominica: The Best Hikes on the Nature Island of the Caribbean
TranspariMED & Transparify
Grand Bay to Delices. This hike, via Perdu Temps, is marked on the map but locals told me that multiple landslides caused
5 Hikes in Griffith Park (PHOTOS)
Griffith Park's 4,200+ acres take up the east end of the Santa Monica Mountains and offer something for everyone, whether that's tennis, golf, horseback riding, miniature trains, or museums.
Colorado Celebrates Public Lands, Congress Should Do the Same
President of The Trust for Public Land
Colorado is taking a step in the right direction and, in Washington, D.C., Congress should follow that lead and provide the tools needed to protect many of the special places Americans will be visiting this summer.
To the Top of Texas! Guadalupe Mountains National Park
Media Pro — U.S. National Parks & NASA Human Spaceflight
On the road to Guadalupe Mountains National Park! Photo credit: Jonathan Irish Have you heard of the term "highpointing"? That
23 Must-Do Hikes in the National Parks
The Outbound Collective
We make exploring the outdoors easy.
You need to hit the trail and get into the wild to really capture all that the parks have to offer. Take a look at this list, lace up your hiking boots, and start planning your next hiking trip.
11 Illinois Hiking Spots You Should Visit This Summer
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9. Giant City State Park (Makanda) Dixon Springs State Park is one of several state parks in the Illinois Shawnee Hills. The
Long Trails and Wild Spaces
5 Questions to a Pedestrian: Trevor Thomas, the Blind Hiker
Walker, guidebook author
1. What does walking mean to you? Tennille (Trevor's guide dog) and I are getting ready to thru-hike the Colorado Trail. That
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10 Best Spring Hikes in the U.S.
With the arrival of spring, the ground is thawing, flowers are blossoming, and nature is jumping back to life. Take advantage
Insanely Dangerous Hikes Around the Country
The Active Times
The Active Times
Not only is weather a threatening factor, but also wildlife. If you plan on going on one of these 14 dangerous hikes, research, research, research. There is no such thing as being over prepared when you could potentially be put in a life-or-death situation.
Mountains More Fun To View Than Actually Climb
The name is a mouthful, and the mountain itself is a handful. Mount Inglismaldie is beautiful to look at any season, but
'Rails-To-Trails' Policy Faces Setback After Supreme Court Ruling
By Reuters, Reuters
WASHINGTON, March 10 (Reuters) - In a setback to the U.S. government's long-running policy of converting abandoned railroads
Looking at Clouds From Both Sides Now in Gran Canaria
Author, Paris Movie Walks
Gran Canaria contains the multitudes of a small continent. The island is home to one of Spain's largest cities, to deserts and lush forests, to near-tropical vegetation and to barren volcanic landscapes. What makes Gran Canaria truly unique, however, is the clouds.
A Jock in Hollywood:
I need to blow off some steam and where better to head than to LA's hottest FREE hotspot, Runyon Canyon? It's LA's equivalent to Everest's base camp: a smorgasbord of dogs, celebs, trannies, sweaty shirtless bods, gangsters, strollers, and every cliché LA has to offer.
5 Hikes To Ruins In Los Angeles (PHOTOS)
Summits and scenic overlooks are reliable standbys for hikers, but you can have a bit more fun hiking to abandoned ruins in Los Angeles County. These dilapidated destinations, often put to ruin by wildfires, provide a window into L.A.'s past.
6 Weeks in the English Lakes #4: Beatrix Potter on England's Fells
Meg Waite Clayton
bestselling author of 5 novels, including The Race for Paris a...
One of the loveliest ways to spend a day -- or many days -- in the English Lakes is to hike, and the beautiful places to hike are nearly endless.
LIVE BETTER AMERICA
A Trail Mix For Every Trail: America's Best Hiking Spots And What To Snack On When You're There
5 Hikes in Joshua Tree National Park (PHOTOS)
During the winter months, the California desert becomes a cooler place to visit (literally), making it an ideal time to take a trip to Joshua Tree National Park. Roughly two and a half hours from Los Angeles, Joshua Tree is the closest national park to L.A.
5 Hikes in Malibu Creek State Park (PHOTOS)
Malibu might be known for its beaches, but you should trade your wet suit for hiking boots to enjoy Malibu Creek State Park. A variety of short and long hikes within the park lead to pools, peaks, lake views, and even famous film sets.
The French Riviera Isn't Just for Billionaires
Author, Paris Movie Walks
The Oligarch's Riviera, a constellation of playgrounds for billionaires and fantasists, does exist, but it is not the whole story.
Hikes In The World's Most Urban Jungles
Syndicated travel writer and founder, Airfarewatchdog.com
From the fringes of New York to the heart of steamy Singapore, nature is everywhere you're not looking in some of Earth's most notoriously crowded big cities.
A Perfect Day In Glacier National Park
Get inspired. Plan your trip. Pack your bags.
Both hikes wander through the sun-laced woods for a while before lifting up above the tree line.
Transformation in the Woods:
By Cheryl Strayed
A memoir that is by turns harrowing, lyrical and funny,
may benefit from Strayed's distance from the material.
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