Founded on August 25, 1916, the National Park Service has protected America’s soaring mountain ranges, verdant forests, and sprawling deserts for an entire century. Full of natural wonders and rare wildlife, the National Parks offer a respite from civilization, serving as a backyard for all of America. In …keep reading
All-terrain vehicles are a thrilling way to experience America’s great outdoors. But four-wheelers can be a handful for first-time riders. Here are a few things newbies should remember when hitting the backcountry.
1. Keep It Simple
Many first-time riders gravitate toward souped-up machines with loads of …keep reading
Decaying stone walls surround you as you walk through darkened hallways, passing by the rusted doors of small cells. Prisoners once lived here in total isolation, with little to do but think about the path that led them there. It has been decades since Pennsylvania’s Eastern State Penitentiary housed prisoners, …keep reading
There may be no better time of year than the fall. Chilly nights make leaf colors pop, setting the stage for an autumnal sun to light up nature’s spectacular show.
It’s also a great time to go camping—after all, what’s better than waking up surrounded by all the …keep reading