Category | Steve Jermanok’s Active Travels

A Last-Minute Sail on a Maine Windjammer

Posted on 29 August 2016

By Steve Jermanok Sad to be leaving the Schooner Mary Day and heading back to civilization. I tried to convince Captain Barry to sail straight through Election Day but he… Continue reading »

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Adventures in Saguenay, Quebec

Posted on 08 August 2016

Story & photos by Steve Jermanok For some silly reason, the typical road trip in the province of Quebec starts in Montreal and ends in Quebec City. Don’t make that… Continue reading »

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Active Travels: A Last-Minute Summer Trip to the Catskills

Posted on 01 August 2016

By Steve Jermanok Less than a 2-hour drive from New York City is Sullivan County, the western region of the Catskills. Once the heart of the Borscht Belt, where resorts… Continue reading »

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Memorable Bike Rides: The Westport Ramble, Massachusetts

Posted on 04 June 2016

By Steve Jermanok South of New Bedford lies countryside so fertile, you’ll feel like you’re in Vermont.  Stretching from Dartmouth, Massachusetts, to Little Compton, Rhode Island, the area is known… Continue reading »

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Adirondacks’ Wild Walk, The High Line of the Forest

Posted on 25 April 2016

By Steve Jermanok The Adirondack Extreme Adventure Center was the first place my family ever experienced a treetop obstacle course. Set 10 to 50 feet off the grounds amidst the… Continue reading »

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Biking in South Africa

Posted on 29 March 2016

By Steve Jermanok Sitting at the southernmost tip of South Africa, Capetown can certainly match Sydney and San Francisco as the most beautiful city in the world. Table Mountain, often… Continue reading »

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Mountain Biking Across the Malay Peninsula

Posted on 08 March 2016

By Steve Jermanok It took more than two years to design and build a 205-mile mountain biking trek that crosses Thailand’s Malay Peninsula. But now that it’s complete, fat wheelers… Continue reading »

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Ski or Hike into Smugglers’ Notch

Posted on 16 January 2016

By Steve Jermanok Whenever I stay at Stowe Mountain Lodge at the base of Vermont’s tallest peak, Mount Mansfield, I relish the opportunity to hike into Smugglers’ Notch. Simply take… Continue reading »

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Sail the British Virgin Islands

Posted on 30 November 2015

By Steve Jermanok Sailors know the British Virgin Islands as legendary cruising grounds. Here, in places like Virgin Gorda, Peter’s Island, and Tortola, you’ll find sheltered marinas where you can… Continue reading »

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A New Wilderness Experience at The Broadmoor

Posted on 09 November 2015

Story & photos by Steve Jermanok Denver mogul Philip Anschutz might not be a household name outside the state of Colorado, but make no mistake that he’s using his estimated… Continue reading »

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