A young woman in a red ski jacket skis down a steep mountain, with the sun, mountains, and blue sky in the background. Families, friends, and individuals who enjoy action-packed winter vacations often take advantage of ski packages.
A roof rack fastens securely to the roof of a vehicle and is a handy way to travel with a bicycle or other recreational equipment. This photo shows a man loading his mountain bike onto the roof rack of his sports utility vehicle.
This attractive red and yellow steam train runs on the Durango and Silverton line in Colorado. Two engineers in uniforms stand on the back of the caboose, creating a classic scene as the passenger train travels toward a pine tree-covered mountain.
A skier in a yellow helmet and yellow outerwear skis down a steep mountain incline, leaving a spray of snow behind him. If the bright blue skies don't warm the skier on the way down, a cup of hot chocolate awaits him at the bottom.
Some bike racks attach to the roof or the rear of a vehicle and can usually carry two to five bicycles. This photo shows a typical rear-mounted bike rack carrying four bicycles. This type of bike rack is often used for transporting bicycles on cars.
A close-up photograph of a headlight and brush guard, on a bright, red, sport utility vehicle. Whether you are driving through snow, up a mountain, on tree-filled trails, or through muddy fields, you ask a lot of your SUV.
Global positioning system (GPS) units pick up signals from GPS satellites to calculate the latitude and longitude of the user. Hand-held units are convenient for cyclists, hikers, mountain climbers, and hunters.
A pair of antique skis leans against a wooden barrel. When there is snow on the ground, nothing is better than putting on your ski equipment and heading downhill. Put on your helmet, gloves, skis, and boots, and grab your poles.