Great Outdoors

The great outdoors provide a beautiful backdrop for adventurous activities like hiking, biking, walking, scavenger hunts, and exploring national parks.

9 Stunning Must-See Yosemite Waterfalls at Yosemite National Park

Vernal Fall at Yosemite National Park

While Yosemite National Park is forever linked to Half Dome, the massive granite monolith immortalized by landscape photographer Ansel Adams, it’s also home to many fabulous flowing waterfalls. Bridalveil and Yosemite Falls are two of the most famous Yosemite waterfalls, but here are several others you’ll want to check out when you visit Yosemite National …

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9 Phenomenal Places To See Animals In Yellowstone National Park

See Animals in Yellowstone National Park

With bald eagles soaring above, black bears lumbering through the meadows, and herds of bison stopping traffic, Yellowstone National Park is an animal lover’s paradise. These are the nine best places to see animals in Yellowstone.  I paid full price to enter the national park and search for wild animals at Yellowstone. But you can …

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Everyday Postcard from Yellowstone National Park

Everyday Postcard from Yellowstone National Park

Located primarily in Wyoming, but spilling into the states of Montana and Idaho, Yellowstone National Park is America’s first national park. Learn more about the park’s abundant wildlife, unique hydrothermal features, and geological gems in this Everyday Postcard from the globe-trotting Czech couple,  Adriana and Matěj. With seven continents, nearly 200 countries, and more than …

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Along the Alabama Bird Trail: 30+ Birds in Alabama’s Gulf Coast Region

Along the Alabama Bird Trail: Watch for These Birds in Alabama's Gulf Coast Region

From the north, where the aptly named Tennessee River winds its way horizontally across the map creating a border between Alabama and Tennessee, to where the Cotton State meets the Gulf of Mexico, there are eight Alabama bird trails. Combined they offer a glimpse at more than 430 species of birds at 280 stops along …

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Does High Altitude Make You ____? (Your Most Embarrassing Questions Answered)

Does High Altitude Make You ____? (Your Most Embarrassing Questions Answered)

From periods to poop to puke, high altitude destinations can wreak havoc on your body. Here are the answers to your most embarrassing questions about the impact altitude has on your body, including tips for adjusting to higher altitudes and ways to keep high altitude sickness at bay. I have an MBA (and not an …

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Touring Livermore Valley Wineries via Pedego Electric Bike (Love at First Ride)

Touring Livermore Valley Wineries via Pedego Electric Bike (Love at First Ride)

Although I’ve spent quite a bit of time exploring California’s beautiful Livermore Valley Wine Country, this was my first time touring the area via an electric bike rental courtesy of Pedego Electric Bike Livermore. Here’s why my first time on a Pedego electric bike was “love at first ride” and why I can’t wait to …

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Things to Do in Billings (Montana’s Trailhead)

Things to Do in Billings (Montana's Trailhead)

Like many places in Big Sky Country, Billings quickly grew around the expanding railroad in the 1880s. And today, there’s something for everyone when you visit Billings. From history to hiking and mansions to malbec, you won’t want to miss these fun things to do in Billings, Montana.