Posts Tagged ‘hiking’

Where to Hike Near Southport, ME

Friday, November 17th, 2017

While primarily known for its maritime history and infrastructure, Southport, Maine offers more than a scenic harbor area for visitors. Several working lighthouses loom over the rocky coastline, which makes a day of hiking and exploration worth a try. Nature-filled hikes, where opportunities to see the local flora and fauna, are also available in the area. The Boothbay Land Trust offers a handy guide on some of the trail sites in Southport. Below are some of the closest to the island and the Boothbay peninsula. Trail difficulty varies with each site, and some are pet-friendly.
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The Best Albuquerque Hiking Trails

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

While relaxing all week at a bed and breakfast in Albuquerque sounds like a great vacation, you may want to get outdoors and explore some trails during your trip too. New Mexico has some very unique wildlife and native plants so hiking in the state is an experience like no other. Here are our picks for the best hiking trails to explore when you take a trip to Albuquerque.

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Explore The State Parks Near The Columbia River Gorge

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

The Columbia River Gorge is known as the “Northwest’s Beloved Outdoor Playground.” While the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is a highlight of the area, there are also several state parks to explore during your trip. Pack your bags, book your stay at a Hood River bed and breakfast, and put on your walking shoes for an amazing outdoor adventure. Here are some of the best state parks to explore in the Columbia River Gorge.

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What To Do On A Trip To Matanuska Glacier

Monday, June 19th, 2017

For many people, visiting Alaska is a trip of a lifetime. Those who forgo the cruise ship experience in favor of a more flexible vacation, flying into Anchorage is the first stop. Alaska has only four highways, one of which is the Glenn Highway connecting Anchorage with Glennallen. Driving the Glenn Highway alone offers multiple sightseeing opportunities such as multiple viewing points of the Matanuska Glacier, which is the largest car-accessible glacier in the Unites States. Driving from Anchorage to Glacier Park, the jump-off point for those who wish to explore the Glacier on foot takes about three hours. The privately-owned park is at mile 102, and it provides access to the glacier for a daily fee. Fortunately, the 100-mile drive offers several sight-seeing opportunities for those who wish to have the real Alaska experience. Here are some more things to experience on a trip to Matanuska Glacier.

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5 Outdoor Activities in Provo, UT to Try this Summer

Monday, May 30th, 2016

maxresdefaultNow that Spring has bloomed, the warm Summer months will be upon us shortly. Days will be spent basking in the sun and enjoying the Great Outdoors. As one of the top destinations in Utah, Provo is teeming adventure and is truly an outdoor enthusiasts’ dream. Whether you want to take to the water or scale a rock wall, the little town south of Salt Lake City has it all. Here are the top 5 outdoor activities to put on your to do list this summer. Continue reading “5 Outdoor Activities in Provo, UT to Try this Summer” »