Great Outdoors
November 20, 2020

Walking in real dinosaur footprints at Texas’ Dinosaur Valley State Park

More than 110 million years ago, the area around Glen Rose was at the edge of an ancient sea—today it contains perfectly preserved tracks

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Prison, cemetery, and asylum: Visiting Georgia’s mostly-abandoned Central State Hospital

Prison, cemetery, and asylum: Visiting Georgia’s mostly-abandoned Central State Hospital

Parts of what was once the country’s largest mental institution are still in use but the future of other buildings remains unclear

Paddling through the pandemic in Northeastern Minnesota’s Boundary Waters

Paddling through the pandemic in Northeastern Minnesota’s Boundary Waters

Create your own adventure with 1,200 miles of canoe routes, tranquil wooded trails, and more than 1,100 secluded lakes

Planning a post-quarantine road trip: How to travel safely and responsibly in a changing world

Planning a post-quarantine road trip: How to travel safely and responsibly in a changing world

States across the U.S. are starting to open back up. What does that mean for when, where, and how to travel?

‘A true sense of belonging’: Outdoor Afro creates spaces for Black joy in nature

‘A true sense of belonging’: Outdoor Afro creates spaces for Black joy in nature

With nearly 90 volunteer leaders in 30 states, the organization's goal is to help Black people take care of themselves, their communities, and our planet

Burn, baby, burn: Meet the families who are raising Burning Man’s next generation of burners

Burn, baby, burn: Meet the families who are raising Burning Man’s next generation of burners

Through child-centric programs like the Kidsville camp and Black Rock Explorers, kids learn how to survive and thrive in the desert

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