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Jan 9, 2014 09:10 AM ET
Sometimes you just don’t have time to get out of the city. Fortunately, there are urban activities to be had that can fulfill your thirst for adventure, and they're all in town.
Dec 4, 2013 07:00 AM ET
Being mindful of a few simple principles can help bring out the best in your photographs.
Dec 31, 1969 07:00 PM ET
Plenty of small resorts can pack in just as much snow fun as the bigger names
Aug 23, 2011 02:02 PM ET
Move over Tour de France -- there's a new biking challenge out there, and on American soil. The inaugural USA Pro Cycling Challenge kicked off Monday in Colorado Springs, the first city of a multi-city cycling race where 128 of the world's best cyclists compete for another shot of cycling glory -- including Tour de [...]
Jun 21, 2012 05:31 PM ET
Your boots were made for walking, and that's just what they'll do. By "boots," I mean hiking boots, and by "walking," I mean walking out in nature, a.k.a. hiking. There are hundreds of awesome destinations in the world for multi-day hikes that can appease the hardcore outdoor enthusiast, or the casual city slicker who simply [...]
May 1, 2012 09:21 PM ET
If you thought extreme outdoorsy activities were only for youngsters, think again. A couple of weeks ago, 104-and-a-year-old woman Peggy McAlpine set the world record for the oldest person to go paragliding, according to Tonic. The Scottish senior, who can barely even walk -- she gets around via wheelchair (at least in the video below) [...]
May 21, 2012 07:56 PM ET
This past weekend, a 13-year-old boy from the Seattle suburb of Burien, had gone hiking with his father and friend, when he waded in the river just above Wallace Falls in Washington state's Cascade foothills. He slipped and then fell -- fortunately only 10 feet down a small waterfall. If he had stumbled again, he [...]
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