Today’s retirees aren’t about turning in their briefcases for a rocking chair. Today’s seniors are active and rearing to go! Many retired people turn to the great outdoors for their R&R. What could be better than an outdoor adventure just about anywhere on this beautiful planet?
If you are ready to plan your next adventure consider booking an outing at one of the following states.
Arizona has everything you need for your next outdoor adventure. With its rugged terrain, red cliffs, and towering mountains there is something there for everyone. Explore Arizona’s other-worldly terrain at the Petrified Forest National Park. Satisfy your inner historian at one of Arizona’s many Native American cliff dwellings or ruins.
Take a jeep tour or horseback trip through the awe-inspiring red rocks of the Sedona cliffs. And of course, let’s not forget the Grand Canyon. The Grand Canyon offers incredible views, hikes, and white water rafting.
Few places in the United States can compare to Montana when it comes to wild, uncharted wilderness untouched by human development. Experience some of the best skiing in the country at Big Sky Resort. Explore the crystal clear waters and majestic peaks of Glacier National Park.
Take a guided tour through Montana’s vast network of limestone caves at Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park. Book awhitewater rafting trip down one of Montana’s many beautiful and exciting rivers. If you’re new to river rafting, the Upper Missouri River is ideal because there are no rapids.
California is far more than Hollywood and Theme Parks. It is also home to some of the most rugged, diverse, breathtaking landscapes in the world. If you haven’t been to Yosemite National Park, that’s definitely one for the bucket list. Enjoy the sparkling river, magnificent waterfalls, and lush flora of the lower valley one day and head up into the sheer granite cliffs the next. If you’re feeling especially adventurous you can apply for a permit to hike theworld-famous Half Dome. Few states offer the chance to ski in the morning, play a round of golf in the afternoon, and watch the sunset on the beach in the evening! California is one of them.
Why sit through your retirement when there is so much adventure to be had? Every single state in the United States offers unique experiences and diverse landscapes. You can’t go wrong with any of them! However, if you want an outdoor adventure in a state that is famous for them, Arizona, Montana, and California truly deliver.
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