The Ultimate Adventure Bucket List

Stop dreaming and start planning.

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.

Run The Trails in La Cerdanya, Spain

Explore these vast Spanish mountains by foot.

The sun shines down on changing autumn leaves in La Cerdanya, Spain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY WILDPICTURES/ALAMY

Run the Tour de Monte Rosa in Italy and Switzerland

These well-trodden trails are perfect for long-distance running.

A trail runner moves across the Monte Rose massif in Italy.
PHOTOGRAPH BY WESTEND61/GETTY IMAGES

Run Nepal's Mustang Mountain Trail Race

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

Run the Trails On Réunion Island

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

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