Echo Valley Ranch and Spa

Western Luxury with a Thai Twist: Echo Valley Ranch & Spa

This Canadian ranch mixes cowboy flair with Thai design for an unforgettable stay.

Rafting In: Costa Rica’s Pacuare Lodge

A jungle oasis awaits. But only if your raft can make it past swirling holes and rushing river rapids.
Parque Nacional Vicente Pérez Rosales, Chile’s first national park

Chile’s Alps: Land of Lakes and Volcanoes

Buses and ferries transport visitors through a scenic pass of jagged, snowcapped mountains and fjord-like lakes.
Biking in Moab Utah

Forget Fat: Skinny-Tire Cycling in Moab

Try the road in this slickrock Mecca.
Nevada Snakes

Chasing Snakes: Northwestern Nevada’s Wild Lands

Do some reptile searching of your own. Rattlers, gopher snakes and lizards abound in Nevada’s backcountry.
Fishing in B.C.

Retreat from the Wilderness: Mice and Misadventures

A relaxing weekend trip to a wilderness lake goes awry when mice show up … and that’s just the beginning.

Biking the World’s Most Dangerous Road

More than 100 people die each year along the 43-mile stretch of road heading north from La Paz to Coroico.

The Honduran Champ in the Mud Hut

Melvin Betancourt didn't have much, but he dreamed of competing in the Olympics.