The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Races remains the most popular sport in the state of Alaska. The event is representative of living in the last frontier. Teams of dogs and mushers travel the dangerous 1,049 miles of trail, which spans from Anchorage to Nome. Viewing the race and attending other festivities is a once in a lifetime opportunity for many. There are a few recommended locations to view the iconic race. Continue reading “The Best Places to Watch Iditarod 2017” »
Outdoor enthusiasts love the snow covered terrain of Juneau, Alaska. The Alaskan capital is filled with glaciers and hiking trails to explore. You won’t want to miss an Alaskan sunset at night after a day filled with outdoor activities. Here are some outdoor activities to try for your visit to Juneau.
There are numerous amazing places in North West America for an angler to hone their fishing skills. Seaside Oregon is such a place. In Seaside, visitors can enjoy both fresh and salt water fishing. If planning a vacation to this bustling town, be prepared to partake in many memorable fishing adventures. Since there are so many places that are teeming with fish, planning ahead enables anglers to arrive during the best seasons to fish at both local and distant fishing hot spots. A little bit of research will lead the savvy fisherman to plan a vacation filled with the best fishing in Seaside Oregon, and plenty of other fun things to do. Continue reading “Best Fishing in Seaside, Oregon” »
Whitewater rafting is a sport that should be on every adventure seeker’s bucket list. Nestled in the Cascade Mountains between Tacoma and Seattle, Leavenworth is Washington’s hidden gem. Leavenworth is known for its scenic landscape and Bavarian feel. The calm Icicle River and wild Wenatchee River call Leavenworth home. If you’re looking for a thrilling or calm day on the water, here are the best places that offer rafting trips in Leavenworth.
Fishermen of all levels will find much to enjoy in Pennsylvania, named one of the best states to fly fish by Forbes. This is especially true of Hawley, Pennsylvania, home of Lake Wallenpaupack, a man-made, five-acre lake created in 1927 by the Pennsylvania Power & Light Company, and the Lackawaxen River. Less than three hours’ drive from both New York City and Philadelphia, the lake and river are stocked with plenty of walleye, striped and smallmouth bass and other fish. Continue reading “The Best Fishing Tours and Lessons in Hawley, PA” »
Why do people love golf so much? If you have never played, this is a tricky question. However, avid golfers know exactly why the sport is so cherished by millions of people from all walks of life. There is really only one thing that could steal some of the joy from a day spent playing golf, a substandard course. If you are a resident of Santa Fe, you are in luck. Below, we are going to list the top-five golf courses that are worthy of a golfers time. Continue reading “The Best Golf Courses in Santa Fe for the Avid Golfer” »
Vacationing near sand dunes is fun. There are many different dunes to experience in America from Michigan to Alabama and anywhere in between. If you enjoy being active on your vacations than a dune vacation is just the thing for you. There are so many different activities that you can do on sand dunes. Not only are these activities fun, but they are also a great workout. Just walking on sand gives you a better workout than running on concrete, and imagine what else you could do. Well, you don’t have to imagine too much. Here are a few of the best sand dune activities that are also a great adrenaline boost and workout: Continue reading “Why Your Dune Vacation is Actually A Workout” »
The state of Washington is considered to be one of the best places among outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy some fun in nature. This state is home to many natural wonderlands that attract avid hikers, boaters and climbers as well as other people who just love spending time outdoors. Continue reading “Why Outdoor Enthusiasts Love Washington State” »
Palmer, Alaska, like most Alaskan cities, is surrounded by beautiful sights. This city is framed by the Chugach Mountain Range and the Talkeetna Mountains and is located about 42 miles northeast of Anchorage. But Palmer isn’t just beautiful, it is also constantly teeming with things to do. There are all sorts of events and activities that happen in Palmer that you can easily join. Here are just a few of the best activities in Palmer, Alaska. Continue reading “Best Activites in Palmer, AK” »
With over 12 miles of flat, paved biking trails, Yosemite National Park ranks highly among excellent places for biking. Family-friendly trails give everyone a healthy way to enjoy all that Yosemite National Park in California has to offer. You’ll find Several designated bike paths, and most people can make the 12-mile looping trip in about two hours. Continue reading “Biking is the Best Way to See Yosemite National Park” »