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Hiking Guide to Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is located in Peru, and is home to an iconic historic site — an Incan citadel that’s high up in the Andes Mountains, originally built in the 15th century. Machu Picchu is an excellent place for many great hikes, including those along and beyond the Inca Trail. Many of which are known to …

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Visiting the Okefenokee Swamp

Okefenokee Swamp

Are you planning to travel to Okefenokee Swamp anytime soon? The Okefenokee is your ultimate vacation spot, covering more than 400,000 acres of land on the Georgia-Florida line. It is home to over 12,000 alligators! They are everywhere you look and are definitely a sight to see. In addition to the abundance of wildlife, there …

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Kentucky’s Red River Gorge

red rover gorge kentucky

The Red River Gorge is a unique national scenic area, a geological formation, and a favorite outdoor recreation destination. It is located in the Daniel Boone National Forest, near the small town of Slade within Powell County, Kentucky. The 46-mile byway along the Red River includes scenic overlooks, hiking trails, rock cliffs, climbing routes, and …

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Francis Marion National Forest

Francis Marion National Forest

If you’re ever in South Carolina, you should plan a visit to the Francis Marion National Forest, north of Charleston. It’s one of the most popular destinations for mountain biking, hiking, camping, and many other activities. It’s also a great place to take your kids on a weekend camping trip. There’s so much to do …

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Exploring the Salton Sea

man at salton sea

If you’re looking for an off-the-beaten path, natural destination, Salton Sea is a great option to consider. This lake was formed in the 1900’s by an irrigation accident with the Colorado River. It’s now a tourist attraction and provides a great opportunity to explore its beaches and coves. The Salton Sea is not far from …

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Hiking Bassi Falls

Set just to the west of Lake Tahoe, Bassi Falls has a spectacular 500 feet high waterfall, and the trails are challenging but worth it!  This hike is extremely popular, and it’s just one of the many waterfalls in California. It’s a short and easy hike with plenty of picnic, swimming, and hangout spots for …

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Visiting the Bitterroot Mountains

The Rocky Mountains is a mountain range that has made its name for its dynamic peaks and widespread presence. However, while it’s prominent, it has several sub-ranges, such as the Bitterroot Mountains, that should be acknowledged. So what are the Bitterroot Mountains? Where are they? How do you get there? Well, to begin with, the …

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Hiking Colchuck Lake

Summer is an amazing time to enjoy the outdoors with friends and family. Many people during this time of the year are looking for the next best hiking adventure. For residents and tourists traveling through the Washington State area and looking to hike, Colchuck Lake should be on their list along with some of our …

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