February 19, 2018

Conquer Your Fear of the Unknown With a Backpacking Holiday

Backpacking has, for a long time, been one of the more hidden forms of holiday and adventuring. Unlike traditional holidays, backpacking doesn’t have a set plan which makes it a more explorative experience. There’s a lot to discover when backpacking which is why many individuals have turned down the classic beach holiday in favour of something more … [Read more...]

Travel Tech: Best Camping and Hiking Gadgets

If the start of summer means the start of camping season, take heed. The great outdoors is a fantastic place to spend some time, made even lovelier with indispensable gadgets like these. Fodor's Travel News … [Read more...]

An Expert’s Checklist for Hiking with Kids

The author of the recently released book Up: A Mother and Daughter's Peakbagging Adventure shares what to pack for a safe and healthy day-hike adventure with tiny trailblazers. Fodor's Travel News … [Read more...]

Grouse official warns of slippery conditions as popular hiking trail opens

The Grouse Grind opens on Saturday, which is three weeks earlier than last year, but you might want to watch your step. Sara Lusk with Grouse Mountain Resort explains the conditions might be a bit slippery near the trail's summit. "Mainly that has to do with high temperatures and sunshine we've had over the past little while, which has helped melt … [Read more...]

Fly-In Hiking Takes Off

Heli-hiking, which essentially borrows from the heli-skiing concept—minus the skis or the snow—is quickly gaining ground as the latest bucket-list adventure trend. Here, a few spots where you can fly high on your next hiking trip. Fodor's Travel News … [Read more...]

Know where to look for unique wildlife when hiking in Costa Rica

The vibrantly colored red-eyed tree frog, like the white tent bat, sometimes rests on the underside of large jungle leaves; gently turn a few leaves over as you're hiking and take a peek. You might get lucky. Fodor's Travel Wire … [Read more...]