Mountains

Mountains

Mountains

What did John Muir mean when he said: “The mountains are calling”? He knew they were a place where nature reigns supreme, and you can still find something wild. Mountain sports can include anything from hiking to high lines. In a nutshell, anything you can do on land (except biking) is better in the mountains and fair game for the mountain category.

Jenn's love for the mountains comes from twenty years as a professional skier and seven years as a whitewater guide. She's a mountain girl through and through. Ed came into his own in the mountains and deserts of Arizona. There he picked up endurance hiking, climbing, and expedition caving. Our love of the mountains shines through this entire category.
Local's Guide to Mountain Bike Trails Huntsville, Al

Local's Guide to Mountain Bike Trails Huntsville, Al

With over 100 miles of singletrack and a state park less than 10-miles from downtown, the mountain bike trails in Huntsville Alabama are staking their claim as some of the…
Hiking in Glacier National Park - 9 Hikes You Have To Experience

Hiking in Glacier National Park - 9 Hikes You Have To Experience

Hiking in Glacier National Park among the rugged mountains and crystal blue alpine lakes is an adventure that can change you forever. This article will introduce you to the nine…
Hiking in Gatlinburg - A Guide To The Best 23 Trails In The Smokies

Hiking in Gatlinburg - A Guide To The Best 23 Trails In The Smokies

Are you looking to go hiking in Gatlinburg? This guide gives you the best 23 trails around the Tennessee side of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Whether you're looking…
Hiking Huntsville Alabama - A Local's Guide

Hiking Huntsville Alabama - A Local's Guide

Hiking Huntsville Alabama is a little slice of heaven with over 150 named trails and 200 miles of hiking. There are dozens of Huntsville hikes within the city limits or…
Picture Perfect Northeast Alabama Waterfall Roadtrip

Picture Perfect Northeast Alabama Waterfall Roadtrip

Our 100-mile long Northeast Alabama waterfall road trip features 11-miles of national scenic roads, 12 waterfalls, and 24 other points of interest as you chase waterfalls on a stunningly beautiful…
Northwest Alabama Natural Wonder Road Trip

Northwest Alabama Natural Wonder Road Trip

Experience four of Alabama's 20 natural wonders on a single road trip. See Dismal Canyon (including Dismalites, the local name for a 'glowworm' that you can only see in Franklin…
Tucson Mountain Biking - The Local's Guide to Tucson's Trails

Tucson Mountain Biking - The Local's Guide to Tucson's Trails

The secret's out - Tucson mountain biking is surprisingly good! It's the perfect way to explore the beautiful Sonoran Desert. Keep reading to discover my list of beginner and intermediate…
The Complete Guide to Cades Cove Loop

The Complete Guide to Cades Cove Loop

Cades Cove Loop is an 11-mile, one-way road that circles one of the most beautiful valleys in the Great Smoky National Park. Whether your biking Cades Cove or driving, it's…
What To Pack For a Day Hike

What To Pack For a Day Hike

It's a beautiful day and you are headed out for a hike, but, what to pack for a day hike? Be prepared, that's the Scout's Motto. If you want to…
12 Stunning Waterfalls in Gatlinburg Tennessee

12 Stunning Waterfalls in Gatlinburg Tennessee

We’ll introduce you to the best, most stunning waterfalls in Gatlinburg Tennessee. Plus, with our included waterfall map and hike description, you’ll have everything you need to lace up your…
Lula Lake Trails - 10 Things You Need to Know Before You Go

Lula Lake Trails - 10 Things You Need to Know Before You Go

Imagine hiking through lush greenery to a sky blue lake and two waterfalls! Lula Lake trails are located just outside of Chattanooga on Lookout Mountain. Read on to learn what…
A Dozen Facts About Bighorn Canyon That Will BLOW Your Mind

A Dozen Facts About Bighorn Canyon That Will BLOW Your Mind

Bighorn Canyon in Southeastern Montana is the coolest place you never heard of. Do you have to plan a trip there? Keep reading our quick-hitting facts and photo guide and…

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