Due to the perfect geographical location, America has nurtured various natural wonders since a long time. So, if you are a travel freak with a particular knack for adventurous places, you should eye for America.
To our surprise, America has many adventurous places to explore than we can ever think about. So here, we are making it short and giving you a list of ten such destinations in America. Add these places to your travel list and surrender your soul to nature.
- MOAB, UTAH
Are you a bike racer? If so, Moab is the perfect place for you. Situated in Utah, Moab is one of the most versatile national parks in the US. Surrounded by alpine mountains and Colorado river, Moab will give you the perfect flavor of an adventurous life. Apart from adventure, you can capture the beautiful shades of the canyons, mesas and buttes. The ‘Dead Horse Point State Park’ will give you an adrenalin rush with the furious Colorado river, 2000 feet below. Race another 20 miles from Moab, and you will find the eternal La Sel Mountain with a height of 13,000 feet. Ups and downs, Moab has everything to offer you with.
- SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA
If you are an adventurous person with all your heart, rafting has always been your dream. And while you are in America, West Virginia can fulfill your dream. Famous for rafting, the Southern West Virginia is packed with many other adventures as well. You can go for white-water rafting near Fayetteville on the New River or Upper Gauley. September and October are the months for rafting. And for other times, visit the Summersville Lake.
- ANTELOPE CANYON, ARIZONA
And obviously, how can someone miss the Canyon? The 277 miles long and a mile deep Canyon has always offered the thrill of nature to its visitors. Along with Colorado River, the Grand Canyon will give you chills through your spine with its red and orange grandeur. Also, you can visit the ‘Grand Canyon Village’, ‘North Rim’, and ‘Bright Angel Trail’ in Grand Canyon.
- KAUAI, HAWAII
The dramatically beautiful cliffs, rising from the ocean level to as high as 4000 feet, Kauai can be enjoyed with the help of a Kayak, floating in the blue Pacific Ocean. Along with adventures, it will give you some soul stirring scenic beauty which will leave your speechless. You can visit this place in between April to October but the best time is August.
- MOUNT RAINIER, WASHINGTON
If you are one of those climbing fanatics, Mount Rainier in Washington is the perfect place for you. This 13,000 feet high mountain is visible even from a distance of 100 miles. Along with the adrenalin rush, this sleeping volcano has many scenic beauties to offer you. Since it snow-capped all year round, climbers will need ice axes and ropes to make it to the top. And it is best climbed with a group of people for several days.
- ACADIA NATIONAL PARK
A 47,000 acreage on the Atlantic coast surrounded by woods, The Acadia National Park has the magic to turn everyone into a pioneer. From rocky trails to glaciers covered peaks, Acadia National Park has all the essentials of an adventurous spot. The Cadillac Mountain, the highest peak on US East Coast is also situated here. From horse riding to rock climbing, activities have a never ending list. Park Loop Road and Jordan Pond are some attractions near Acadia.
- MAUI, HAWAII
A secluded island in Central Pacific in America, Maui is the ideal place for a family vacation as well as for an adventurous journey. Sea kayaking and volcano hiking are the two most preferred activities here. Haleakala, the world’s largest dormant volcano is situated in Maui. Also, you can explore the tribal battleground of the central Maui too.
- RED RIVER GORGE, KENTUCKY
Situated in central Kentucky, Red River Gorge is one of the famous adventurous places in Kentucky. The red sandstone cliff, natural bridges and waterfalls has made the surrounding of the Red River a perfect place for adventure enthusiasts’ people. You can enjoy the Red river or you can climb the cliff to enjoy the adrenalin rush!
- APPALACHIAN TRAIL
Do you want to enjoy a really hectic hiking day? Well, Appalachian Trail is the perfect place for the same. The 2,180 miles area has stretched from Maine to Georgia and it includes sloppy woodland, ridges, valleys and farmland spanning all over the area. It is considered as one of the best hiking route in US.
- BOULDER, COLORADO
If you are passionate about rock climbing, Boulder is the place for you. Enchanted with the steep, flat rocks, Boulder is famous for the Flatirons. Along with the raw taste of freedom, the 28 square miles of Boulder has the perfect free-spirited ambiance along with urban parks and steep mountains. Every adventure lover should pay a visit to Boulder for once at least.