The 5 Most Incredible Hiking Trails in the World

If running a marathon or competing in an obstacle course doesn’t quite fulfill your appetite for adventure, perhaps a hike through awe-inspiring mountains in a new part of the world will. (Just try to read this story without falling into a wanderlust spell!) From the majestic Swiss Alps to the temperamental peaks of the Pacific Northwest Trail to the rocky mazes that lead to Petra, Jordan, your next epic journey on foot awaits. These incredible hikes across the globe will not only help you embrace different cultures, but you’ll also bask in the wonderment of nature. Happy exploring! The World’s … Continue reading The 5 Most Incredible Hiking Trails in the World

Urban Hiking: The Most Epic Way to Burn Calories by Walking

Bust out your boots: Hiking burns more calories than your standard stroll, and allows you to soak in the benefits of the great outdoors. But getting out into the wilderness, especially for a multi-day trek, isn’t always doable. Urban hiking is changing that though, one adventure at a time. This growing sport turns sidewalks into hiking trails to re-create the feel of a long-distance nature hike, smack dab in the middle of a city. Just because you’re not scaling rocky terrain doesn’t mean it’s a walk in the park: The pros hoof it for a week or more at a … Continue reading Urban Hiking: The Most Epic Way to Burn Calories by Walking