Activities

Outdoor Activities – If you love being outdoors, exploring our world and seeking out new adventures – Check out our Outdoor Activities for tons of great ideas of things to do in the great Outdoors.

Ancient Romans Exploding Mountains: Las Médulas

Stunningly beautiful landscape, or a site of exploitation and environmental catastrophe? Visit Las Médulas in northern Spain for a fascinating glimpse into the ancient world of the Roman Empire--and understand all the effort it took for the Romans to make so many gold coins!

Planning the perfect RV trip to Yellowstone National Park

RV trip to Yellowstone National Park
When traversing the wild and wonderful bison filled world of Yellowstone National Park you may be overwhelmed especially in the planning stages of your trip. If you are journeying to the wildlands of Montana and Wyoming and Yellowstone National Park like we did in a 35 foot RV, you may be exceptionally overwhelmed when planning such a big endeavor and driving 1,000 miles into an unknown wilderness. Let me offer some well-researched advice on how to have an amazing RV outdoor adventure filled vacation.

Cape Le Grand – The Rugged Beauty of Western Australia’s South Coast

Cape Le Grand Esperance Toby Richardson 3
Powder white beaches and turquoise waters. From the world's second largest dive-able wreck to some of the country's best rock fishing locations. I explore the stunning location that is Esperance and Cape Le grand

Hiking in Bosnia and Herzegovina: the North Hills of Sarajevo

hiking in bosnia
It’s worth spending extra time in the area so you can appreciate the incredible natural beauty surrounding Sarajevo. My dad and I love the outdoors, and we did not plan to miss out on hiking in Bosnia. We wanted to get far outside the city and find the best views without getting totally lost. Plus, there are still some landmines in Bosnia, relics of the Bosnian War in the 1990s. You won’t run into any as long as you stick to well-marked trails and roads, but that’s just the thing: we wanted to get off the beaten path. For us, hiring a knowledgeable local guide made the most sense.

Hiking a 14er – Tips & Tricks for Climbing your first 14er

hiking a 14er
It's a beautiful experience and a fantastic achievement to climb your first mountain, and we hope with a little bit of preparation, some essential skills and some friendly advice you will be able to report back with your own stories of fantastic summit ascents. ...

Outdoor Adventures along California’s Central Coast

California's Central Coast Morro Rock
The rolling green hills of San Luis Obispo County and California's central coast can take your breath away as you drive up Highway 101 along the azure blue crashing waves of the Pacific Ocean. There is more to do along the Santa Lucia Mountain Range then just touristy Hearst Castle, the Madonna Inn and the giant aquarium in Monterey. Hike the trails of Carmel, visit with Elephant Seals beachside, explore giant sand dunes and mountain bike in eucalyptus forests on this seaside road trip.

Ernest E. Debs Regional Park: A Stroll Through a Transitional Wilderness

ernest e debs regional park
A transition from lush greenery to dry and desert-like terrain, Ernest E. Debs Park offers an intimate perspective into the rolling hills and busy lifestyle of Los Angeles.

Wildwood Canyon: A Steep Ascent to Burbank’s Radio Towers

A victim of a 2017 brush fire, Wildwood Canyon Park is a deceivingly long ascent to four radio towers, nestled within a recovering environment that offers up panoramic views of Burbank and downtown Los Angeles.

Beyond Griffith Park: The Wisdom Tree & Hollywood Sign Hike

Hollywood Sign Hike
A behind-the-scenes look at one of the most iconic hikes in all of Los Angeles includes the famous Wisdom Tree as well as a newfound perspective of the Hollywood Sign Hike.

Back Country Skiing in CO’s 10th Mountain Division Huts

The 10th mountain hut trips provide more than just a landscape of Colorado’s majestic mountains and the best pow out there. They share the spirit of the honorable individuals who fought in the war and a lesson in self reliance and survival.