Follow along as Dave hikes the Hot Springs Canyon Trail in Big Bend National Park, and shares whether the 5.5-mile desert walk is worth it.
Explore the Ross Maxwell Scenic Drive, a beautiful 30.9-mile paved road through Big Bend National Park in West Texas.
Learn about a different side of Miami in this off the beaten path guide to one of the United States’ most popular vacation destinations.
Find out what it’s like to climb Telescope Peak in Death Valley National Park, and learn two additional peaks you can hike along the way.
Discover everything you can do in Death Valley National Park during a three-day trip, including hikes, scenic outlooks, and much more.
Planning a Poconos vacation? Consider adding one or more of these seven exciting outdoor adventures to your itinerary.
Explore the stunning 1.4-mile Santa Elena Canyon Trail, a signature hike amid 1,500-foot cliffs in Big Bend National Park, West Texas.
Explore Truckee and Nevada City on a California road trip east of Sacramento. Learn about the doomed Donner party and Donner Peak hike.
Explores the McDonald Observatory in Texas as Dave takes you on a self-guided tour of its largest telescopes.
Planning to hike Mount San Jacinto in Southern California? Find out what you can expect backpacking and camping in San Jacinto State Park.
Explore ten of the most popular things to do in Marfa, Texas, including where to find the iconic Prada Marfa art installation.
Explore Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, one of California’s best-kept secrets. Learn more about this unique park, including trails and peaks.
Find out the best hike near Phoenix, Arizona, in this detailed guide. Continue reading to get a taste of the trails and scenery you’ll see.
In his annual review for 2021, Dave shares the ups and downs of life in Austin, TX and the trips he took, domestically and abroad.
Plan a Sierra Nevada adventure with a two-for-one trip trip to White Mountain Peak and the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest. Learn more!
Learn about the best time of year to see the northern lights in Alaska, also known as the aurora borealis, and where to go to find them.
Discover Saguaro National Park near Tucson, Arizona, an excellent winter hiking destination in a well-preserved Sonoran Desert landscape.
Discover the ten highest mountain peaks in Joshua Tree, climbing those that best match your experience and fitness levels.
Discover the best hiking in Joshua Tree National Park, California, and get tips on when to go and where to stay in our travel guide.
Whether you’re an avid surfer or prefer a walk down the famous pier, there’s plenty of fun things to do in Santa Monica, California.