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travel companies that specialize in safaris, hiking,
biking, luxe, paddling, and

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Our team hunted down the Web's ten wildest action clips. See our picks and nominate your favorites.
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Adventure Resources

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2. Best Places to Live

3. 25 Best Trips for 2008

4. 100 Greatest Adventure Books

5. Great National Parks


Adventurers of the Year Advisory Board
Learn more about the 30 explorers, athletes, conservationists, and travelers who form our Adventure Advisory Board. We consulted each of these luminaries for their insights into the top achievements in 2006. The results: This year's 12 Adventurers of the Year. 

The Adventurers of the Year Advisory Board Members:

Conrad Anker Alison Gannett Bernadette McDonald
Richard Bangs Lynn Hill Peter Miller
Arlene Burns Peter Hillary Nick Nichols
Jimmy Chin Martha Honey Rick Ridgeway
Costas Christ Frank Hugelmeyer Chris Sharma
Wade Davis Dean Karnazes Tina and Tom Sjogren
Peter H. Diamandis Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Shannon Stowell
John Francis Sven Lindblad Lonnie Thompson
Bruce Franks Ellen MacArthur Tensie Whalen
Will Gadd Rebecca Martin Gordon Wiltsie

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