Unsurpassed beauty, a sense of adventure and a calming natural wonder are what give the great outdoors its name. When it comes to a great outdoors vacation, you don’t necessarily have to sleep outside, although you can do it comfortably with our accommodations and amenities. Outdoor adventures can occur practically anywhere outside city limits, and we know of some of the best places to make them happen. From hiking and biking in the Smoky Mountains, to horseback riding in the Ozarks, or touring the desert just outside of bustling Las Vegas, you can do it all with an Outdoor Traveler vacation.

Enjoy our Great Outdoors Destinations

  • Boyne Falls, Michigan

    Glide down the slopes of the mountainside in the winter or take in the stunning landscapes as you play a round of golf in the spring., Boyne Falls has all the elements for endless outdoor adventures.
  • Branson, Missouri

    Scout the clear cold waters of Lake Taneycomo where you’ll find some of the finest trout fishing in the country, or rent a pontoon boat for an afternoon of fun with the family.
  • Las Vegas, Nevada

    Explore the unbeaten paths of the deserts in Las Vegas - from Red Rock Canyon to Lake Las Vegas. For a breathtaking experience, take a helicopter ride over the Grand Canyon.
  • Ozark Mountains, Missouri

    Enjoy some of the best bass fishing around on Table Rock Lake, go horseback riding on 150 acres of Ozark trails or explore Mark Twain’s National Forest, spanning 1.5 million acres.
  • Shenandoah Valley, Virginia

    Enjoy the wide open spaces of the pasturelands on horseback or hike through the woodlands of this historic destination. Stay close to nature in a luxury Yurt!
  • Smoky Mountains, Tennessee

    Discover the great outdoors and renew your spirit with white water rafting, biking, or fly fishing.  If you’re looking for a hiker’s paradise, check out the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
  • Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin

    Choose among a multitude of outdoor activities ranging from cross-country skiing in the winter to hiking or taking a Duck Boat tour in the summer. Golfing is always a hit too!