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Access Adventure Travel - Offers
worldwide snowboarding, skiing, surfing, mountain biking, rock climbing, and
kayaking trips with instruction. Includes testimonials, trip descriptions,
and rate information.
Action Challenge - Organizers
of hiking, biking, riding and rafting expeditions around the world. Works
with charities, companies, and private groups. Based in London, England.
ActiveTrips - Runs hiking and
biking trips in the western United States, including Hawaii, Central
America, and Asia. Includes area information and photos.
Adventure Club of New Jersey -
Specializes in sailing in the Caribbean, South Pacific, and Mediterranean;
skiing in Colorado, Canada, and western United States; plus local hiking,
biking, and inline skating.
Adventure Treks - Offers
trekking, snow-shoeing, and multi-activity trips in Chamonix, the Alps,
Tunisia, and Peru. Based in Chamonix, France.
Alaska Bush Safari Company -
Customized private adventure tours of Alaska. Catering to small groups and
families. Air tours, back country expeditions, wildlife safaris, National
Park and glacier tours.
Alpine Interface - Guided
trekking and hiking tours to the Alps, the Himalayas, southwestern United
States, and Mexico plus snow shoeing and ice climbing in the winter.
Includes trek, accommodation, and company information. Based in Connecticut.
Andiamo Adventours - Walking
and cycling tours in Europe and California. Offices in Santa Cruz,
California and Switzerland.
Backroads - Offers over 150
distinctive bicycling, hiking, walking, and multisport vacations worldwide.
Been There Yet - Customized trips
including polar bear safaris, white water rafting and mountain climbing.
Includes photo gallery, currency exchange and library.
Beyond Limits - Offers custom and
fixed itineraries including trekking, climbing, skiing, kayaking, and biking
worldwide. Includes details for fixed itinerary trips.
The Blue Space - An adventure
travel guides' co-operative specialising in canyoning, trekking, white water
rafting, hiking, exploration, wildlife trips and tours around the World.
Breakaway Adventures -
Trekking and cycling tours in Europe, Africa, New Zealand, and Asia. Offers
both guided and self-guided tours.
UDC Tours -Undiscovered Country California
The California bike tour specialists, with high quality road bike tours for
adults and more California cycling trips than any other company.
House Guide Service - Offers fishing, canoeing and canoe camping, moose
photography, grouse hunting and camping, and duck hunting trips. Registered
Maine Guide based in Greenville, on Moosehead Lake, and serving in the Maine
wilderness from Mt. Katahdin to the Allagash.
Delmarva Outdoor Adventure
Outfitters - Offers snow goose hunting in Maryland and Delaware, as well
as exotic Sika deer, and turkey hunting and other outdoor excursions in
Maryland, Delaware, North Dakota, and Washington. Based in Sharptown,
EcoExpeditions - Offers trekking
and biking trips to Nepal, Pakistan, Central Asia, Africa and South America.
Freewheeling Adventures - Biking,
walking, sea-kayaking, and multisport vacations, with accommodation and
dining with van support and guides. Operates in Canada, Europe, and Mexico.
Based in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Fun Adventure - Directory of
organizers and guides for a variety of activities, indexed by activity and
county. Content in Dutch, French, and English.
Geographic Expeditions - Offers fixed
itinerary and pre-planned tours world wide. Activities include walking,
horseback riding, and kayaking. Features photos and trip details.
Global Adrenaline - Provides
customized itineraries globally including hiking, mountain biking, safaris,
kayaking, canoeing, and scuba diving. Includes trip details and destination
Gordon's Guide - Features
listings of adventure companies worldwide. Browse by category or by
destination. Provides a newsletter and lists travel bargains.
Hot Spot Guides - Directory of
fishing and hunting guides worldwide. Ability to search by location,
species, or company name.
Hunt and Adventure - Offers
hunting, fishing, and scuba diving tours worldwide. Includes pricing and
McCarthy Adventures - Runs
hunting, fishing, and photography trips worldwide. Includes downloadable
catalog and online specials.
Muir's Tours - Non-profit company
offers small group tours of Asia, and North and South America. Activities
include trekking, white water rafting, biking and climbing. Based in
Northwest Passage Adventure Travel -
Offers fixed and custom itineraries for sea kayaking, cycling, backpacking,
and mountaineering worldwide. Includes trip and destination details and
Adventures - Booking agent for Bass Pro Shops worldwide hunting and
fishing outfitters, guides and lodges.
Outdoors Central - Provides
web services to hunting outfitters, fishing guides and outdoors recreational
Peaks and Places Travel - Offers
climbing, diving, and trekking trips in South America and Africa. Photo
gallery, mailing list and FAQ. Based in Ridgway, Colorado.
Pourvoirie Mike's Outfitter -
Guided hunting, fishing, and snowmobiling. Self-guided fishing is also
available. Other activities are cross-country skiing, snow-shoeing, and ice
RaftSiberia - Provides whitewater
rafing, trekking, and fishing trips in Russia, Siberia, and the United
States. Offers river information and contacts.
REI Adventures - Specializing
in hiking, cycling, kayaking, and backpaking vacations worldwide. Based in
Renaissance Adventure Guides -
Worldwide trips including whitewater rafting, kayaking, trekking, and
skiing. Also offers instructional clinics in Colorado. (Golden, Colorado)
Rocky Mountain Adventures -
Tour operator for mountain biking and snowboarding holidays in the United
States, Canada, and France. Based in Liverpool, England.
Roxton Bailey Robinson - Offers fishing,
safaris, and general travel trips worldwide. Specializes in Africa and the
Indian Ocean. Includes trip and area information.
Sherpa Expeditions -
Offers hiking and biking tours in Europe, Africa, South America, and the
Himalayas. Based in Hounslow, England.
Splash White Water Rafting -
Whitewater rafting, abseiling, kayaking, canyoning, and bridge swinging in
Scotland, Morocco, Chile, Ethiopia, Australia, and Turkey.
Trekking in Nepal - Offers
trekking, rafting and mountaineering information in Nepal.
Ultimate Xpeditions -
Consulting agency that finds outfitters for hunting and fishing trips in
destinations worldwide. Includes company profile and postings for openings
on tours due to cancellations.
The World Outdoors - Biking,
hiking, and multi-sport trips including horseback riding, kayaking, and
snorkelling for small groups.
Yorkshire Schools Exploring Society -
Information about expeditions for pupils. Activities include field work,
white water rafting, kayaking, mountaineering, mountain biking and trekking
in places like Kenya, Peru, Canada, Tibet, Australia and Iceland. Based in
West Yorkshire, England.
Basecamp Explorer -
Showcases worldwide destinations and philosophy. Includes terms and
conditions, and contact details.
Alaska Travel USA -
An online community that provides helpful information, reviews, and resources
to Alaska visitors. Contributors include Alaska travel industry professionals,
Alaskans, and visitors
Crooked Trails - Non-profit,
community-based travel organization promoting study tours, and village-based
cultural exchanges with indigenous peoples in South America, Asia, and
Cross Cultural Journeys
- Offers travel opportunities for individuals and groups seeking personal
and global awareness.
Discovery Initiatives -
London agency offers unique holidays, including walking the wilderness trail
and wildlife conservation programs.
Dolphin Charters - Rates and
schedules for small group wildlife and photography cruises in southeast
Alaska, California, Baja, British Columbia, Mexico, the Galapagos and San
DreamWeaver Travel Company -
Presents itineraries, guidelines, and travel ethics for guided tours to West
Africa and South America.
Earth Routes - Provides worldwide
destination and project information with links to travel advisories and home
Eco Trail - UK based operators of
marine, mammal, and birding tours in Sri Lanka and Brazil.
Guide - Information on ecotourism with links to associated activities
Ecotourism at Conservation
International - Presents listings of organisations and destinations
Ecotrackers Foundation -
Non-profit organization of international volunteers and students working to
preserve the cultural and biological diversity of Ecuador.
Ecotravel.com - On-line magazine
with directory of operators, lodges, private guides, organizations, and
ancillary travel services..
EcoVentures Nature Tours and
Travel - Offering guided small group tours and customized tours for
Ecovolunteer - Information for
travellers volunteering to participate in environmental projects worldwide.
Company - Providing tours and educational experiences for individuals
and organizations, with guide profiles, itineraries and prices, and enquiry
Environmental Adventure Company -
Itineraries and guide profiles for wildlife and cultural travel experiences
in North and South America.
Exotic Worldwide Adventures
- Ecotours in Venezuela and the Western United States.
Fischer Outdoor Discoveries -
Offers wildlife tours of Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks, Alaska, and
Botswana, with news and testimonials.
Footloose Forays - Selection
of small group educational trips into the natural world, from day trips to
three week adventures.
Global Research on Wildlife
- Offers hands-on research and conservation experience and training with
Network - Yahoo groups forum with focus on sustainable tourism.
Greentours Natural History
Holidays - UK based company offers worldwide natural history tours.
Hosking Tours - Details and
itineraries for photographic tours and safaris to a range of destinations.
Adventures - Offering trips around the world to observe and photograph
wildlife including polar bears. Led by professional photographers and
Journeys International, Inc. -
With more than 300 eco-trips to 45 worldwide destinations for nature and
Kalahari Management Inc. -
Information and consultancy for the ecotourism industry.
La Hesperia - Volunteer
working programs at La Hesperia biological station and cloudforest reserve
in central Ecuador. Includes requirements and conditions, rates, FAQ, and
Lindblad Expeditions - Provider
of small ship cruises presents itineraries, schedules, prices, and daily
Manaca Ecotravel - Offers worldwide
tours. Includes destination details with ecological assessment ratings.
Moloney Hand-Built Trips -
Personally guided wildlife expedtions worlwide.
Naturetrek - Selection of
international tours, treks and cruises guided by British naturalists.
New Jersey Audubon Society -
Information on North American and International Eco-tours focused on birds
and other wildlife.
One World Journeys - Offering
expeditions dedicated to connecting people with the planet. Includes
schedules, past journeys, and environmental articles.
The Original Canopy Tour - Offers
information for canopy tour companies in seven international locations.
Includes photos and booking information.
Planeta.com - Virtual library
archiving more than 8,000 pages about ecotourism and conservation. Includes
contacts and bibliographies.
Reef and Rainforest - Offers
educational family adventure holidays worldwide.
ResponsibleTravel - Ethical
travel resource providing information about the environmental impact of
tourism, respect for local cultures and laws, photography, and banned
International - Non-profit organization that supports and promotes
ecotourism, through education and outreach. Includes employment
opportunities and programs.
Tours of Exploration - Offers
soft adventure, birdwatching, wildlife viewing, natural history, culture,
and ecotourism programs worldwide
Travelroots - Presents destination
information for responsible, ecologically sustainable holidays worldwide
with useful links and tips.
Voyage of the Wanderbird -
Operates long distance sailing cruises that provide informal education and
interactive wildlife research projects.
Wildspace Expeditions - Personalised
Indian and African wildlife tours catering to small private groups.
WildWatch Tours - Offer
escorted wildlife and photographic tours. Includes destination information,
guide profile, and enquiry form.
World Primate Safaris -
Presents destination and accommodation options, suggested itineraries, terms
and conditions, and contact details.
Worlds Together Travel
Network - Immersion travel and cultural opportunities in Jamaica,
Dominica Republic, Belize, and Egypt. Includes destination information and
Burren Hill Walks -
Ireland - Guided walks in the Burren region of Ireland on geology ,
botany and archaeology.
Butterflies of Kerala -
Travel agency highlights tours and excursions to see the butterflies and
variety of species in Kerala, India. Photos and description of itinerary
Diamantina Outback Tours -
Offers expeditions based on natural history to remote regions of Outback
Australia. Details of tours, booking, information on the Outback.
Eclipse Tours - Solar eclipse
tours to the next total solar eclipse, also includes tour packages for the
Leonid Meteor Showers.
Global Expeditions - Expeditions
to foster exploration, conservation, community and medical aid in remote
areas, led by John Blashford-Snell of Scientific Exploration Society.
Kayenta Scientific Investigations -
Information about geoscience tours in the Western United States.
The Orchids of
Cyprus - Information about planning a self-guided trip to Cyprus to see
the native orchids, and recommends a new book on the subject.
Parawild Safaris - Works with
professional game capture specialists in South Africa. Visitors can
have an hands-on, educational experience while being a part of wildlife
conservation in action. Also offers traditional wildlife viewing,
cultural safaris, and adventure tourism.
Raymond Wiggers, Guide and
Educator - Professor conducts geology and botany tours. Site has links
to free geology and botany information, details about past and upcoming
expeditions, and photo galleries.
Reef and Rainforest Tours
- ATOL-bonded tour operator features natural history itineraries,
tailor-made and small group trips also available.
Sahara Overland -
Paleontological, geological, and off road field expeditions in Morocco.
Order information on fossils available.
Scientific Expeditions to
Patagonia Organized by University of Connecticut - Groundbreaking
ecological research at Torres del Paine National Park, Magallanes, Chile.
Details about past and future expeditions.
Volcano Live - Provides
information about volcanoes, eruption, and volcano treks, and links to other
volcano educational sites. Includes links to volcano-cams.
Watershed Belize Field Course
- Describes watershed field course designed to experience travel through a
tropical watershed in Belize; a journey from the Maya Mountains rainforest
to the Barrier Reef.
Adventure Trips -
Australian Adventure trips including jungle expeditions, mountain biking,
nature/wildlife tours, safari, and white water rafting.
Amazonia Expeditions - Customized
western Peruvian trips into the Amazonian Forest. Provides details of the
individual expeditions, and background information of the areas explored and
the history of the organization that conducts the expeditions.
Atlapac - Offers the ability to
live with the indian tribes that inhabit the area of Darien, Panama and
learn about their culture and customs. Included are details of expeditions,
photographs, and contact information.
Explorations Inc - Tour
company specialising in jungle trips to Costa Rica
Galapagos Adventure Tours -
Providing small group, escorted tours to Ecuador, the Amazon, and Galapagos
Islands. Activities include diving, sailing, jungle treks, and bird
Magic River Tours - Canoeing
in the Amazon Rainforest of Ecuador.
VRAA Expedition Society Inc. -
Expedition 2001. Six Land Rovers and 12 team members conquer the wilds of