9 Delightful Adventures Along the Water

Your perfect aquatic adventure is on this list—even if you prefer to stay dry.

Experience the beauty of Earth's dazzling rivers, lakes, and oceans during one of these aquatic adventures. From heart-racing thrills to calm and quiet moments, water-centered activities are as diverse as the bodies themselves. Find the one that fits you best and jump in.

Lead Image: Paddle around the creaking and calving glaciers and icebergs of Blackstone Bay in Prince William Sound, just an hour and a half’s drive from Anchorage, Alaska. Sea otters, harbor seals, bald eagles, and orcas could all make an appearance. PHOTOGRAPH BY DESIGN PICS/ALAMY

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