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Photo Essay: Waterton Lakes National Park

Waterton Park - This is a Photo Essay of Waterton Lakes National Park in Waterton, Alberta, one of Canada’s treasured tourist vacation spots. This area is a photographer’s dream especially for anyone interested in wildlife and landscape photography.

Chinese terrifying 700 years old Chang Kong cliff hiking path

Consisting of wooden boards just wide enough for a single footstep, the vertical-cliff path was built more than 700 years ago, but now it's still a hit with daredevil tourists who navigate the mountains with a harness around their shoulders.

Several hikers stung over 100 times each in Arizona bee attack

Several hikers, including a 6-year-old boy, suffered hundreds of bee stings on an Arizona hiking trail. According to local officials, three people were hospitalized.

Even a hike in January can provide a scenic view of Tennessee Special

Tennessee is ripe with beautiful lakes, streams, rivers and natural areas perfect for a weekend hike, with perhaps some of the best lying half way between Nashville and Knoxville.

Taking a walk in Mississauga's Riverwood Park Special

Mississauga - Fall is such an inviting season, with the turn of the leaves, the welcoming of warm beverages, bountiful harvests and temperatures cool enough to let your hair down as you decide to take a walk through the colourful foliage.

Review: Coos Bay Oregon beaches, lighthouses, hiking and biking

Coos Bay and Charleston, Oregon have super beaches, hiking and biking trails and of course plenty of lighthouses to enjoy.

Op-Ed: Newfoundland's Gros Morne National Park Special

Deer Lake - I've travelled extensively around the world, yet I must admit I enjoy discovering my own country, as everyone should. One of the most beautiful places in Canada is Newfoundland and Labrador, located on the far eastern reaches of the nation.

Europeans embracing naked hiking

People in some European countries may soon be able to liberate themselves even more by spraying their genitals with DEET, and then hiking totally naked.

Breezy surfing in Lawrencetown, NS Special

Lawrencetown - Areas around Halifax saw a veil of snow yesterday, under overcast skies. However, the sunshine brought many adventurers out on this crisp Sunday morning.

Starting a company during a recession can be a real adventure Special

In the midst of a recession, two young men decided to start a new business. Walkabout Adventures, a Flagstaff, AZ-based company, is the destination for clients from across the U.S. and around the world.

Op-Ed: Tips to ensure family hiking trails don't turn into trials

Durban - Family hiking trips – those do-it-yourself walking holidays – require a lot of planning and preparation, but they generally cost significantly less than conventional holidays and leave you with far richer memories.

Arizona hiker sustains head injuries in fall from butte

A twenty-two year old Phoenix man has been seriously injured after falling from a butte at Papago Park in east Phoenix yesterday.
 

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The last viewpoint of the Bear’s Hump trail in Waterton Lakes National Park  Alberta.
The last viewpoint of the Bear’s Hump trail in Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta.
Many of the paths  like this one in the Mumbles  south Wales can see you stumbling across historic c...
Many of the paths, like this one in the Mumbles, south Wales can see you stumbling across historic castle ruins.
Close-up of a fly on a daisy in the bush near the end of Bear’s Hump hike  Waterton Lakes National...
Close-up of a fly on a daisy in the bush near the end of Bear’s Hump hike, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta.
A field and the mountains at the entrance of Waterton Lakes National Park  Alberta
A field and the mountains at the entrance of Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta
A Gray Jay or Whiskey Jack perches on a hand to feed on some seeds from lunch while hiking in Strath...
A Gray Jay or Whiskey Jack perches on a hand to feed on some seeds from lunch while hiking in Strathcona Provincial Park.
The view from a hiking trail looking towards Center hill Lake.
The view from a hiking trail looking towards Center hill Lake.
Streams  creeks and rivers abound between Burgess Falls and Center Hill Lake.
Streams, creeks and rivers abound between Burgess Falls and Center Hill Lake.
Stratcona provincial park trail head marker for Paradise Meadows.
Stratcona provincial park trail head marker for Paradise Meadows.
Chang Kong cliff hiking path on the edge of China’s Huashan Mountain
Chang Kong cliff hiking path on the edge of China’s Huashan Mountain
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Topavon basecamp below Mount Shivling and Mount Meru.
Topavon basecamp below Mount Shivling and Mount Meru.
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Lowr falls at Balls Fall s  fall scenes.
Lowr falls at Balls Fall's, fall scenes.
There are several streams and rivers that create mini waterfalls along some of the areas hiking trai...
There are several streams and rivers that create mini waterfalls along some of the areas hiking trails.
A Golden-mantled ground squirrel at the top of Bear’s Hump  Crandell Mountain  Waterton Lakes Nati...
A Golden-mantled ground squirrel at the top of Bear’s Hump, Crandell Mountain, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta.
Tall pine forest along the trail where Centennial Loop joins the Helen Mackenzie Battleship Lake tra...
Tall pine forest along the trail where Centennial Loop joins the Helen Mackenzie Battleship Lake trail in Strathcona Provincial Park.
Gray Jays or Whiskey Jacks follow and perch close by when hiking at Strathcona Provincial Park in ho...
Gray Jays or Whiskey Jacks follow and perch close by when hiking at Strathcona Provincial Park in hopes of catching a snack from the hikers. They are very friendly and will feed out of your hand.
Strathcona Wilderness Institute center at the Paradise Meadows Trail head across from Mount Washingt...
Strathcona Wilderness Institute center at the Paradise Meadows Trail head across from Mount Washington Alpine Area.
Sand and grass give way to river on the paths of the All Wales Coast Path  near Port Eynon
Sand and grass give way to river on the paths of the All Wales Coast Path near Port Eynon
There are several areas that create mini waterfalls along Little Hurricane Creek and Burgess Falls.
There are several areas that create mini waterfalls along Little Hurricane Creek and Burgess Falls.
Wildflowers on the Bear’s Hump hiking trail in Waterton Lakes National Park  Alberta.
Wildflowers on the Bear’s Hump hiking trail in Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta.
Rambling groups will cross wide sandy beaches like this one near Llanmadoc
Rambling groups will cross wide sandy beaches like this one near Llanmadoc