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Why you should paddle the Potomac. In winter.

Washington, D.C. is not widely considered a winter adventure destination. But in the winter months, a paddle on the Potomac offers something akin to a wilderness experience.

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Why (and how) you should snowboard with wine

Ryan Arnold is a snowboarder and a sommelier. So he not only knows how to smuggle wine into a ski resort, he knows what to pair it with.

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Caring for Dallas’ dear and dirty White Rock Lake

It's not easy to keep trash out of an urban lake. But in Dallas, several teams of volunteers are trying to do just that.

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An insider’s guide to ANWR

Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is one of the largest stretches of protected land on Earth. This guide includes everything you need to know for a visit.

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Austin’s 9 best outdoor adventures

The outdoor activities around Austin are easily accessible, and they can be enjoyed by adventurers of all skill levels.

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6 historic hotels in our national parks

So you want to visit America's national parks, but you'd rather not sleep on the ground? These six historic hotels have characters as distinct as the parks they inhabit.

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350 miles across Wyoming

Every year, the Cycle Greater Yellowstone ride gives hundreds of cyclists a look at the wildest country in the West. 2018 will be no different.

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Why your state needs outdoor recreation

State governments are starting to focus their efforts on outdoor recreation. That's a very, very good thing.

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Visit Kentucky’s original trail town

Dawson Springs is a little-known haven for hikers, rock climbers, and paddlers in the central U.S. The food is pretty good, too.

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How to live on an Alaskan fishing boat

Adventurers everywhere dream of giving up the nine-to-five and moving to Alaska. This writer actually did it... and it was easier than he expected.

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