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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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Section: Destinations

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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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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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Visit the anti-Jackson Hole

Dubois, Wyoming provides access to Yellowstone, the Tetons, and some of the best snowmobiling in the U.S. But the town hasn't forgotten its cowboy roots.

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These are the snowiest spots in America

Hooked on that soft white powder? These five locales have the best stashes in the Lower 48.

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Virginia’s must-do MTB loop

Nestled deep in the Shenandoah Valley, the 70-mile Massanutten Trail is a challenging, technical gem.

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Nomad Life: Horsepacking the mountains of Kyrgyzstan

Nomadic herders have lived on horseback in Kyrgyzstan's mountains for centuries. Writer Stacey McKenna joined them for eight life-changing days.

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A Guide to Dispersed Camping in the Mountain West

In the Mountain West, finding a quiet, picturesque and free campsite is a lot easier to do than you might think. Here are a few helpful things to know.

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5 Unique Glamping Getaways in the Texas Hill Country

Whether you’re looking for a treehouse or a (non-criminal) jail cell, here are a few must-visit Texas Hill Country getaways to have on your radar.

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Coming soon: Alabama’s 650-mile trail

Alabama's trail society has spent decades planning a 650-mile thru-hike across the state. Now they need help building it.

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AdventureJan Bennett

Experience America’s newest bikepacking route

Long-distance cyclist Jan Bennett is working on a bikepacking route that follows the historical Pony Express Trail. And she's looking for helpers.

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