This site not only looks cool, it is cool! Tons of information on
everything from camping to first aid to adventure travel. It even
provides glossaries, so you can understand the site's lingo.
Great Outdoor Recreation Pages
Choose from attractions, activities, locations, eclectia, forums,
features and the marketplace. My new favorite location on this
site is Gorp's
Top Ten - 39 different lists of the editor's picks for a wide
variety of outdoor experiences.
The online version of Outside Magazine, this site is devoted
to all things outdoors. Of particular interest are the well researched
buyers guides, and in-depth explorations of destinations worldwide.
The site has been recently designed - so you may want to check
out the new look. Don't overlook the articles. There is hilarious
story fromBill Bryson about traveling in Australia, The
(Seriously, Truly, Very) Fatal Shore.
he Sierra Club has a strong focus on protecting the environment
and teaching about the environment. Check out their site for the
latest environmental news and information. Click here
to access the John Muir Chapter (Wisconsin).
If you're planning to travel, and want to find the best in outdoor
recreation while you're away, here's a great place to start planning
your trip. Just click on the state, and Wildernet lists an overview
of recreational opportunities and links to specific places. Wildernet
concentrates on over 30 activities, including camping, hiking,
fishing, mountain biking, etc.
Guide from PBS
"Immerse yourself in the great outdoors without ever leaving
your desk." Sound appealing? PBS has made it all possible.
They've collected over 1400 video clips that allow you to experience
America's wilderness from your computer. Want to see the sturgeon
spawning on the Wolf River? How about watching the Buffalo roam
in Badlands National Park? It's all here and much, much more.
Give it a try!
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