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Adventure Travel 2006:
The 25 Best Trips


Photo: Kayaking Croatia

In our annual tribute to adventure travel, we crown the 25 best new trips, the top ten destinations, and more!
 Adventure travel

New Digital Cameras

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We've sorted through the
new contenders to match up the right digital camera to your shooting style.
See the digital cameras


November Weekend Getaways

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Try these 12 frost-free weekend getaways, sorted by region.
Find a weekend escape



"Life's an Adventure" Staff Photo Album
Adventure's staff share photos from their own amazing trips
Photo: Mountaineering in the Alaska Range
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"We were about 18 days into a 30-day NOLS [National Outdoor Leadership School] Mountain Instructor course. This is David Van Wie, near the summit of an approximately 9,000-foot (2,743-meter) unnamed peak in the Alaska Range. I'm on the rope ahead of him snapping the photo. The other member of our rope team, Fredrick Norrsell, is belaying him. The climb wasn't especially technical, but a good model climb for one that NOLS instructors would likely take students on."
 
Mark Kirby
Associate Editor
 
Do-It-Yourself: "NOLS [www.nols.edu] offers a variety of expeditions in Alaska, from sea kayaking Prince William Sound to climbing in the Chugach range or trekking in the Brooks Range."

Photograph courtesy of Mark Kirby

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"Life's an Adventure" Reader Photo Submission Guidelines: 
 If you've been on the trip of a lifetime and have the photos to prove it, we want to hear about it. Send us your best travel pics and a trip advice of 250 words or less. It could be published in an upcoming issue of the magazine. 
 
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