Travel and Outdoor Advice

How to Ski Powder

Short of taking a trip to outer space, powder skiing is the closest that most of us will come to a zero-gravity situation. Powder skiing ...

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7 Best New England Christmas Towns

From the enchanting cobblestone streets to the gilded-age mansions, New England is a magical place to visit year-round. But the winter holidays hold a special ...

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8 Fun Gift Ideas for Skiers and Snowboarders

Some people are incredibly hard to shop for: A gift card is too impersonal, they don’t actually need anything, or they refuse to tell you ...

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7 Best Backpacking Hikes in the USA

From coast to coast, the United States encompasses miles of backpacking routes. Each trail exhibits stunning geological features and countless breathtaking vistas. To help you ...

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7 Ideas for Ski Storage

No matter your level of experience, your ski and snowboarding equipment is a serious investment – and one that should be protected year-round. While ski and ...

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10 Hiking Tips for Beginners

Whether it’s a morning excursion or a multi-day trek, a hike can provide a variety of mental and physical benefits. No matter what age ...

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Tips for Visiting the U.S. National Parks

The national park system is one of the things that the United States is known for throughout the world, with recreational visits exceeding 300 million ...

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8 Best Hiking Apps to Download Before You Hit the Trails

While nature often provides a well-needed escape from technology, smartphones can actually enhance an outdoor experience. From apps featuring stats on everything from trail length ...

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Essential Items to Put On Your Road Trip Packing List

Even minimally seasoned travelers know that flying can sometimes be a hassle. It might be quicker for many long-distance trips and is obviously necessary for ...

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The 25 Best State Parks in Maine

Throughout Maine’s 32 state parks, visitors can expect plenty of outdoor adventure and fun. From hiking and biking to boating and swimming, Maine is ...

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Highest Vertical in USA

Best Ski Regions in the USA