This couple created and hiked a new 2,600-mile loop through the Pacific Northwest
January 24, 2019, 11:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The UP North Loop offers a unique but daunting tour through an array of wild landscapes.
It wouldn't be winter in Finland without a dip in a frozen lake
January 22, 2019, 1:57 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Markku Lahdesmaki's photo series illuminates the Finnish hobby of ice swimming.
The global cities with the most — and the least — public green space
November 8, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Cities like Paris and Los Angeles aren't quite as verdant as you might suspect.
This couple cycled from Canada to New Mexico with their toddler
October 1, 2018, 11:43 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Last year, they successfully hiked the entire Appalachian Trail when their daughter was just a baby.
Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge opens to the public
September 13, 2018, 2:25 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Colorado wilderness was once home to a nuclear weapons plant.
More money is being spent on America's urban parks (but there's still room for improvement)
August 22, 2018, 2:16 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Also: Pickleball courts and splash pads are on the rise.
With these maps, you can track migratory birds in near real time
August 22, 2018, 12:37 p.m. by Tom Oder
BirdCast shows the volume and direction of birds in the U.S.