Wilderness stories involve visiting the great outdoors and experiencing animals, plants, fresh air and everything else nature has to offer. Use MNN as your wilderness resource — we cover parks, endangered species, flora, fauna, travel ideas, natural disasters and much more. (Photo: Flickr)

5 reasons why biodiversity is a big deal

It's time to start demanding justification for drilling in the Arctic refuge​​

This stray tagged along with mountain climbers and set an elevation record for dogs

Could your child survive alone in the woods?

Why the new U.S. public lands bill is such a big deal

Intense wildfires may set stage for super bloom

20 tips for camping in the depths of winter

National wildlife refuge system imperiled by government shutdown

This couple created and hiked a new 2,600-mile loop through the Pacific Northwest

How to be a good citizen on the hiking trail

Cat's tongue mushroom: Look for this tiny translucent treat on the forest floor

Cats, dogs and a bobcat are the latest burn victims saved with fish skin