We asked 20 of the world's greatest adventurers to tell us what's on their ultimate bucket list—trips they've loved and ones they wish they could take. Find out where a professional skier goes for fun, what trails an ultramarathoner still wants to tackle, and the spot where an expert surfer hopes to ride massive waves.
Check out each of these epic adventures and start writing your own list.
Explore these vast Spanish mountains by foot.
The sun shines down on changing autumn leaves in La Cerdanya, Spain.
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These well-trodden trails are perfect for long-distance running.
A trail runner moves across the Monte Rose massif in Italy.
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This remote corner of the Himalaya is ready for visitors.
Hikers walk past towering rock formations in the Mustang region of Nepal.
PHOTOGRAPH BY KATIE GARROD, AURORA
This remote destination is home to over 965 km of trails.
A runner traverses a mountain trail on Réunion Island.
PHOTOGRAPH BY FRANK HUSTER, AURORA
LEAD IMAGE: Hikers walk past towering rock formations in the Mustang region of Nepal. PHOTOGRAPH BY KATIE GARROD, AURORA