Sky Lakes

1. Sky Lakes

High in the Oregon Cascade Mountains, south of Crater Lake National Park is Sky Lakes Wilderness. There are many beautiful high mountain lakes in the Wilderness, thus the name. Here are panoramic photos of four of them: Blue Lake Island...
The Outdoor Recreation Economy

2. The Outdoor Recreation Ec...

Outdoor recreation is an important contributor to the U.S. economy. In this article, you will learn the size of that contribution.

Where to Hike?

3. Where to Hike?

Looking for a great place to hike, but don’t have a clue? Here are four ways to discover your new favorite trail.

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Nature Deficit Disorder

Nature Deficit Disorder
“Nature deficit disorder describes the human costs of alienation from nature, among them: diminished use of the senses, attention difficulties, and higher rates of physical and emotional...

What would you do with $100,000?

What would you do with $100,000?
If you wanted to get more people outdoors and you had $100,000 to do it, what would you do? The Saginaw Basin Land Conservancy in Bay City, Michigan got a $100,000 grant to do just that. They plan...

What Kind of Adventurer are You?

What Kind of Adventurer are You?
The Adventure Travel Trade Association came up with a new way to categorize adventurers and did a survey to learn more about them. The Three Categories are: Adventure Grazers – Novice or...

Commitment Devices

Commitment Devices
Gharad Bryan, Dean Karlan and Scott Nelson of Yale University explored the notion of the ‘committment device’ saying: “Broadly, a commitment device is an arrangement entered into...

Welcome to The Blog

Welcome to The Blog
With this post, I’m launching a new feature for Explore! readers.  It’s cleverly called “The Blog.”  In The Blog,  I’ll be discussing a wide variety of topics...

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