Explore California's remote Farallon Islands with National Geographic explorers Ross Donihue and Marty Schnure.
A young seal’s playful behavior points to a broader issue: how should we interact with wild animals?

What to Do When a Wild Seal Hops On Your Kayak

Follow along as these world-class kayakers paddle through some of the most stunning waterways in the Northern Hemisphere.
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From the Gokyo Lakes of Nepal to The Philippines' Chocolate Hills, explore our list of Asia's must-see natural wonders.
Master the three-day weekend getaway with advice from trusted locals in adventure towns so vibrant and authentic that you may never want to leave.

39 Places Have a Great Long Weekend

From a whipper to katabatic wind, these are some of the climbing phrases we see used the most.
"I’ve had so many unsuccessful attempts at taking a photograph like this, that when I do get the results I want, it’s incredibly rewarding,” says photographer Andy Best.

Sleeping Under the Milky Way in the Oregon Desert

Go beyond Everest in this exciting footage of some of the world's tallest peaks.
Snuggle in with your favorite camping partner in these cozy two-person sleeping bags.

Sleeping Bag Review: Double Sleeping Bags

From Gates of the Arctic to Channel Islands, explore five national parks you might have never thought to visit.
To preserve the American West, herds of wild horses must be better managed. So, what are the options—and what is realistic?

The Future of America's Wild Horses: The Options

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Are you a fan of beautiful landscapes and challenging hikes? Italy’s Dolomites provide the best of both, offering a glimpse of European history along the way.

Incredible Photos of Hiking Italy's 'Iron Roads'

Peru is a destination that begs to be explored.

Top 5 Places to Visit in Peru

These adventurers followed hawks and eagles on migration from Alaska and Canada to the southern hemisphere—take a look.

Raptor Road Trip: Tracking Birds of Prey Across the American West

“I think about risk and failure differently than most people—I embrace them,” says adventure photographer Jody MacDonald.

Nine Female Adventure Photographers Who Push the Limits

Is temporary birth control the key to maintaining wild horse populations at sustainable levels?

Can Fertility Control Keep Wild Horse Herds in Check?

It can be tough to stay environmentally conscious while traveling, but these five ski resorts give green energy a lift.
Having the right gear is essential to enjoying wintertime activities—here are some of our favorites in winter clothing, gadgets, and more.

Gear Guide: Winter Family Fun