Tag: hiking

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16 Amazing Hikes in Banff (& Yoho): Easy to Hard

Located in the heart of the magnificent Canadian Rockies, Banff is home to every type of alpine wonder you can imagine – towering mountain peaks, shimmering alpine lakes, gushing waterfalls, massive glaciers, diverse wildlife, and some of the best views you’ll ever see. With a seemingly never-ending list of incredible hikes in Banff of all difficulty levels, deciding which to do can be overwhelming! In … Read More 16 Amazing Hikes in Banff (& Yoho): Easy to Hard

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Big Beehive Hike: the Best View of Lake Louise

The Big Beehive hike in Banff National Park provides an epic bird’s-eye view of the teal-colored water of Lake Louise below.

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22 Amazing Things to Do in Jackson, Wyoming

One of the most population destinations in the American West and home to seemingly endless outdoor adventures, there are tons of amazing things to do in Jackson, Wyoming. A playground in both the summer and winter, Jackson provides access to world-class skiing, hundreds of miles of hiking trails, countless scenic spots, and top-notch restaurants. In this article, we’ve rounded up 22 of the best … Read More 22 Amazing Things to Do in Jackson, Wyoming

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How to Hike Thompson Peak in Idaho: Tallest Point in the Sawtooth Range

Standing nearly 10,700 feet above sea level, Thompson Peak is the tallest summit in the Sawtooth Range and the hike to reach the top is one of the most epic day hikes we’ve ever done.

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How to Hike Huayna Picchu: Machu Picchu’s Mountain

For many, visiting Machu Picchu, the hidden fortress shrouded in mystery, is a bucket list experience. But if you’re planning on visiting Machu Picchu, you need to add on the hike to Huayna Picchu, for the best views of the ancient ruins nestled high in the Andes mountains.

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Backpacking Baron Lakes Idaho: Complete Trail Guide

The Alice Toxaway Loop in Idaho is a minefield of amazing teal-blue alpine lakes, framed by the jagged peaks of the Sawtooth Mountains.

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10 Stunning Waterfalls in Twin Falls Idaho

Home to Shoshone Falls, known as the “Niagara of the West” there’s no better place to go chasing waterfalls than Twin Falls Idaho!

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How to Find Perrine Coulee Falls in Idaho

A 200-foot waterfall that cascades over the Snake River Canyon, Perrine Coulee Falls is a can’t miss stop on any visit to Twin Falls, Idaho.

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Coyote Buttes South: An Epic Alternative to the Wave

With colorful rocks swirling like waves across the open desert, Coyote Buttes South features Arizona’s most unique geological formations.

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Huchuy Qosqo Trek: The Best Day Hike near Cusco

If you’re looking for an awesome day hike near Cusco, the Huchuy Qosqo trek should be at the top of your list! The trail brings you to the rarely visited Huchuy Qosqo ruins and features unbelievable views of snow-capped mountains far in the distance. The route covers 10 miles with nearly 2,000 feet of elevation gain, making it the perfect hike for acclimating to … Read More Huchuy Qosqo Trek: The Best Day Hike near Cusco

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Devil’s Garden Trail: Best Hike in Arches National Park Park

The longest hike in Arches National Park, the Devil’s Garden Trail features some of the park’s most unique arches and stunning landscapes. Furthermore, Devil’s Garden Trail offers a welcome reprieve from the heavy crowds found at many of the shorter trails in Arches as you venture through the Primitive Loop side of the trail. In this article, we’ll tell you everything you need to … Read More Devil’s Garden Trail: Best Hike in Arches National Park Park

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How to Visit Stunning Laguna Humantay in Peru from Cusco

With its vibrant cerulean waters framed by the imposing, snow-covered Humantay Mountain, Laguna Humantay near Cusco, Peru is one of the most beautiful alpine lakes we’ve ever seen! Located over 3 hours from Cusco, visiting Laguna Humantay takes a bit of effort and is typically done as part of a day-long tour. The hike to reach the lake is only about 4 miles roundtrip, … Read More How to Visit Stunning Laguna Humantay in Peru from Cusco