Hiking Around the Web

Kings Canyon National Park
It’s easy to go gourmet while out on the trail: Sacramento Bee
I couldn’t agree more. Boil in a bag meals are way more tasty than they used to be. However, it’s much easier to cook in the woods than most believe.

One of two hikers missing in Sierra Nevada found safe: PressDemocrat.com
An early snowstorm in Kings Canyon National Park made trouble for backpackers. The search for the second, Larry Conn, has been scaled down.

America choosing theme parks over national parks: Travel Backboard
Not sure why this comes as a surprise.

Where can you find adventure near Las Vegas? Outside Magazine
It’s not hard. Seriously.

Promoting Adventure Travel in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Beggars Canyon - Star Wars Adventure Travel Posters

I have a number of those retro National Park posters framed on the walls of my living room. They’re super cool and reflect an era when adventure travel was in itself, an adventuresome concept. Sleek, well-designed and poingnant in their simplicity. “Visit A Natural Wonder.” Well of course.

Now, someone I assume is named Afronator on Imgur has published a series of adventure travel promoting the destinations, events and geographic highlights of the Star Wars universe. Yes, they’re awesome.