Must Reads from The Active Times

Trending articles and top picks from the Editors

Navagio Beach, also known as Smugglers Cove, in Greece

There’s no place like the great outdoors when it comes to fitness and adventure. Whether hiking the National Parks, cycling along country roads or shredding a mountain topped with fresh powder, we’re all seeking a thrill with a side of fresh air.

Whatever your passions may be and wherever they may take you, The Active Times provides the tools and information you need to be at your best—and enjoy the ride. We tell the stories, recruit the experts, and assemble the information you need to get motivated and do it right. We're passionate about great gear, expert technique, interesting people, and amazing places close to home and around the world. Below you’ll find a small sample of our top picks and trending articles on everything from skiing to tropical travel—and you can always explore the website for a wider array of topics.