Nov 17, 2018• by Camotrek

3 Essential Tips for High Altitude Hiking

High altitude hiking is a unique experience that has its advantages, however, it’s a risky activity that brings all kinds of environments from extreme cold to extreme heat. Anyone who dares to...

Nov 16, 2018• by Ryder-Walker Alpine Adventures

Seven Most Challenging Adventure Treks

Every hiker knows that the most rewarding hikes are paired with the greatest effort. Whether it is following the rugged cairn-marked trails across Iceland’s moonscape or climbing to the heights...

Nov 9, 2018• by letsfindfun

5 Things To Do: Estes Park, Colorado

We often get asked for suggestions on things to do in Colorado and we always add checking out Estes Park, Colorado to that list. It has so many fun things to offer from family friendly hikes, history...

5 Reasons to Hike Around Germany’s Highest Peak, the Zugspit

1. You’ll hike through Germany and Austria during this trip You’ll also experience two equally famous alpine regions, Bavaria and the Tyrol. The hike begins in Bavaria, Bayern as it’s known...

Visit Four Historic Towns Hiking Aspen to Telluride

The Rocky Mountains are among the last great frontiers. Here wildlife is abundant, with everything from elk, marmots, birds of prey, and larger animals such as mountain lions and black bears still...

Why Hiking is Important

Every day is a new adventure. The Alps remain a source of constant interest, in some ways a muse, in others a place of peace and relaxation. Spending a summer in the Alps is a view into a...

Sep 20, 2018• by Ryder-Walker Alpine Adventures

Visit the Geological Wonders of the American Southwest

Throughout our planet some of the most sensational achievements have not been built by architects or even sculpted by artists. In our natural world, from sandstone mountains in Central Europe to...

Sep 17, 2018• by Ryder-Walker Alpine Adventures

The Best Hiking in the Swiss Engadine

The Engadine, an enchanting and pristine Swiss valley bordering Austria and Italy, is among the most beautiful places in the world. Defined by peaceful countryside, medieval villages, and stunning...

Sep 13, 2018• by letsfindfun

The Park That Started It All: Yellowstone National Park

Our obsession with national parks started with Yellowstone. There’s something special about this place that we experienced almost immediately upon arrival. It feels old. It feels important. It was...

Why the Eiger Trail is the Most Epic Hike on Earth

The Eiger Trail is the soul of alpine hiking. The journey leads you through some of the most awe inspiring vistas on earth, locations critical to mountaineering history, and multiple alpine villages...

4 Experiences You Can Only Find in the French Pyrenees

The French Pyrenees are a mountain range unlike any other. Situated along the French-Spanish border, these mountains have a distinct medieval history. Although they are less famous than their...

Aug 14, 2018• by Ryder-Walker Alpine Adventures

5 Must-Have Adventures in New Brunswick!

The Bay of Fundy and the Fundy Trail are perched on the eastern Atlantic edge of the marine province of New Brunswick Canada. This heavily forested and relatively unexplored region of Canada is new...

5 Reasons to Hike the Tour Du Mont Blanc

Hiking the Tour du Mont Blanc is one of the most classic hiking trips in the world and it has earned that veneration. The tour was originally created by linking a series of high alpine huts and...

5 Best Foods in the Italian Dolomites

No region of Europe offers dining opportunities quite like the Italian Dolomites. Whether it is in one of many michelin star rated restaurants, local farm to table restaurants, or in the alpine...

Jul 30, 2018• by carolepaish

Pen y Fan, highest peak in South Wales

If you want to hike up Pen y Fan 886m, the highest peak in South Wales, most people do it the easiest way from Pont ar Daf which is the high point of the Brecon to Merthyr road. This way is easy (in...

Jul 14, 2018• by carolepaish

Walking in Madeira

Madeira If you are a keen walker, beware of walking the "levadas" in Madeira. Whilst the scenery is great, the routes are flat and narrow, and you often end up behind slow old people, and you...

Mar 28, 2018• by liu-tw

A guide to Taroko National Park

Taroko Gorge is a National Park located on the Eastern Coast of Taiwan, around 150km away from Taipei. The mountains are crossed by the Liwu River, forming a 20km-long canyon. Shakadang Trail,...

Mar 19, 2018• by liu-tw

Taiwan's Kenting National Park without a car or a scooter

Most guidebooks or blog posts about Kenting National Park will tell you to rent a scooter, but you can actually do without. That leaves you with two main options: walking and taking the bus. All this...

May 23, 2018• by Clem

Hike to Mala Osojnica for a beautiful view of Lake Bled

There is a quite short hike (between 30 minutes and an hour depending on your fitness level) from the shore of the Bled Lake that is rewarded by a magnificent view! The hike starts on the...

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