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Photo: Surfer Photo: Kids in Tanzania Photo: Belize

What's Your Adventure Dream?
We all harbor fantasies of taking off on a great adventure. Here are 11 everyday people who made the impossible a fait accompli.
Find Your Big Dream

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Nature's most efficient predators are hunting down the people of Tanzania. The big cats are cunning, hungry, andsome believenot of this world.
Man-Eating Lions

Adventure Travel Ideas
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Travel Directory
Photo Galleries
Your Story: Living the Dream
This month we celebrate a few people who have attained personal goals. If you've chased a lofty pursuit, send us your photos. They could be published in the magazine.
See Big Dreams Photos
This Month in National Geographic ADVENTURE
Adventure Trips

Photo: Mekong River Where Next: Mekong River
Southeast Asia pulses with vibrant cultures, and one river runs through
them all—the
Mekong »
Photo: Eating wild plants Intant Expert: Edible Backcountry Discover a taste for eating off the land with this wild food primer »

World Class
Find your perfect adventure travel tour »

Wild Roads: Alaska
Take a tundra road trip »

Adventure Town
Action abounds within city limits in San Francisco »
Miracle Weekend Escapes
Walk on water, see a burning tree, and nine other escapes in Arizona,California, Colorado, Michigan, Oregon,  New Mexico, Pennsylvania, and  Washington.
Weekend Getaways

Photo: Bethany HamiltonAsk Dr. Extreme

Why was shark attack victim Bethany Hamilton able to keep her cool after loosing a limb?

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