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Ten family-friendly hikes in New England

Now is a perfect time to plan a family hiking adventure. Fortunately, the region is blessed with a variety of trails that are both challenging and rewarding for people of all ages.
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Your travel adventures

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10 great camping spots

Find the perfect places in New England to pitch a tent, roast marshmallows, and go hiking.
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A complete guide to hiking, biking, and camping in New England.
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Mt. Washington tour

Climb to the top of this majestic peak for equally impressive views.
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Braving the waves

The only qualification for this women's camp is determination to catch a wave (forget your sorrows, your age, your tumor, your fears) and have maximum fun on the ride back in.
Trails to treasure

Trails to treasure

The nation’s long-distance hiking trails have their origins in New England, so it is not surprising that the area enjoys an abundance of backpacking opportunities.
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A climb with bite

A perilous air drop leads to a treacherous path and on to a coveted peak in Alaska.
A raft of rivers

A raft of rivers

Whether you crave tumultuous rapids or a quiet paddle, a river getaway is the perfect antidote to a humid day in summer.
The Four Thousand Footer Club

The Four Thousand Footer Club

This exclusive club in New Hampshire demands good boots and rewards peak experiences.
Southern Maine coastal GPS trip

Southern Maine coastal GPS trip

Explore Maine's stunning beach and ocean views with our latest audio GPS tour.
Ten great places to camp in New England

Ten great places to camp in New England

Get in touch with mother nature by camping in some of New England's best terrian. No television or computer required. Here is a list of ten locations to escape to.
Essex Bay

Down by the Bay

A kayaking tour of Essex Bay becomes a reminder of why September is New England's most serene month.
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Take 10: Best mountain biking spots

New England's parks and forests are compact and welcoming. Create your own route as you conquer one of these top-notch trails.
Take 10 - Best places to kayak

Take 10 - Best places to kayak

As spring flows into summer, we present a broad palette of New England paddling destinations.
Hide N Seek

Hide N Seek

Parents, take note: Tracking down hidden booty with the help of an electronic device is a great way to get kids to explore New England's natural beauty on a long hike.
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Outstanding outdoors

Take a ride to Eugene and the nearby outdoor playgrounds in the McKenzie River Valley and along the Oregon coast.
Outdoor adventures on the Vineyard

Outdoor adventures on the Vineyard

From biking on country roads to kayaking in protected marshes, Martha's Vineyard offers visitors more than just T-shirts with black dogs.
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Great outdoors by T

Gas prices got you down? Want to trade the concrete jungle for green spaces? See the great outdoors by public transportation.
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Trout nation

Discover a well-kept fly fishing secret in the New Hampshire wilderness.
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See some of New England's best weekend bike rides.
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15 great hikes

Review 15 hikes in New England.