Archive for Adventure

All-Weather Test Drive [2018 Chevrolet Trax]

We road-tested a 2018 Chevrolet Trax through storms, sun and even frost. The Chevy Trax served us well from Atlanta, Georgia to Covington, Kentucky to Shenandoah County, Virginia and back again, from highways to gravel roads, [...]

Whitewater Rafting in West Virginia’s New River

Find thrills on the water in southern West Virginia. By Rachel Cooper As an experienced flat-water kayaker, I am comfortable on the water. But riding through Class IV and V rapids offers an adrenaline rush unlike [...]

Colorado Ski Country

New Lifts, Terrain Expansions and New Dining Experiences Will Debut for Colorado Ski Country’s 2018-19 Season. Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) member ski areas have been working on projects to elevate the guest experience with new [...]

Island of Hawaii [Open for Travel]

Where can you still go on the Island of Hawaii? Just about everywhere! Two-thirds of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is closed, and an active lava flow has closed a very small part of the island’s acreage. [...]

Eat & Burn: Spartanburg, South Carolina

Savor Hub City Our Eat & Burn series showcases destinations through their cuisine and inviting ways to burn calories. By Hope S. Philbrick Great restaurants and adventures abound in Spartanburg, South Carolina, so it’s easy to [...]

Sea Kayak Georgia

Paddle the Lowcountry around Tybee Island, Georgia. By Hope S. Philbrick “My mom always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get,” Forrest Gump said while sitting on a [...]

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Washington, D.C.

Q&A with co-author Renee Sklarew. The new book, 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Washington, D.C. Including Suburban and Outlying Areas of Maryland and Virginia, is the result of 12 months of energetic research by hiking enthusiasts [...]

Hike Big Schloss

One among many great hiking trail options in Shenandoah County, Virginia. By Hope S. Philbrick There are so many compelling hiking trail options in Shenandoah County, Virginia, that it’s hard to choose just one, if that’s [...]

Fife Coastal Path: Hike from Kincardine to Leuchars

Our European correspondent walked 138 km (86 miles) along the Scottish coast in six days. By Hans Egefalk This past July I was planning a trip to Scotland for a week to participate in a six-day [...]

Autumn Escape to Beech Mountain, North Carolina [Update]

The budget-friendly “Bike & Brew” and “Hike & Wine” packages are tempting lures to make the most of fall. Our Eat & Burn series showcases destinations through their cuisine and inviting ways to burn calories. By [...]

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