Road Trips

Photo of Matterhorn by Paul Chisholm.

Peak Bagging in the Wallowas

The scene that greeted us in Joseph, Oregon, wasn’t the one we expected. Sure, the snowcapped peaks loomed over the quaint, old-timey storefront—vestiges of the …

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Photo by S. Michael Bennett.

Gold Creek: An Adventure Lodge on Lake Pend Oreille

Tucked away in the woods just two miles from where Gold Creek splashes into Lake Pend Oreille sits an exceptional retreat: the Gold Creek Lodge. …

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Photo by Phil Linden.

Find Authentic Adventure on the PNW Coast in Westport, Washington

There are plenty of places along the Pacific Northwest coast to experience run-of-the-mill tourist beach town amenities for people who are only looking to drive …

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Road Trip 2024

Unity, Oregon, was deserted, except for the lone old man on the porch of a ramshackle building who tipped his hat in my direction as …

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Guided Tours of Metaline Falls Sites Featured in Two Popular Movies Scheduled Labor Day Weekend 2017

Thanks to Kalispel Tribe of Indians and Seattle City Light’s Boundary Dam, Metaline Falls Movies Guided Tours will be held this Labor Day Weekend (September …

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Photo of tree-lined road and mountain in the distance.

Road Trip Essentials

When the snow melts and little pops of green start appearing on bare tree branches, I start itching with the need to take a trip …

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Back Seat Driver: A (Single) Parent’s Definitive Guide to Road Tripping With Kids

The worst thing about my kid learning how to read is that she has become acutely aware of the speed limit and my tendency to …

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View of Kootenay Lake with wildflowers in the foreground.

Fall is the Perfect Time for a Selkirk Loop Road Trip

I arrived at the trailhead to St. Leon Hot Springs, in British Columbia’s Arrow Lakes Valley – unsigned and accessed by a rough logging road, …

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Nelson, B.C. & Ainsworth Hot Springs Road Trip

Skiing and snowboarding may not be for everyone, but who wouldn’t love to sink shoulder deep in mineral-rich hot springs water with an amazing lake …

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