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Top 10 Adventure Hobbies

Adventure is not just something you do on the weekends. It can be brought into your everyday life and it doesn’t always need to involve a mountain or river. Here are 10 different ways that you can spice up your life by trying new adventures, both big and small!

Top 10 Adventure Hobbies

Top Hobbies for Adventurous Souls

Bungee Jumping

Bungee jumping is very similar; however, you will most likely be jumping off a bridge instead of an airplane.

Bungee Jumping is an intense adventure that will leave you wanting more. It is a jump where you are attached to a cord that will allow your harness the ability to make the jump and also absorb some of the force.

As mentioned before, bungee jumping is very similar to skydiving; however, there are ways to make the jump even more exciting like making it off a bridge instead of an airplane and jumping from greater heights.

Mountain Biking

Mountain bikes are not just for rough terrain anymore! You can go mountain biking on pavement too if that’s your preference. With more people mountain biking, there is now more support in volunteer groups that help design trails and maintain them. Some even require little to no experience! If you’re still nervous about doing it on your own, consider going on a guided tour.

Scuba Diving

How many people can say they have swum with sharks? For those that enjoy the ocean and adventure, scuba diving is a great one to try!

Although the idea of scuba diving may seem intimidating, there is an option for everyone. This includes taking part in courses and tours to learn more about the sport and what you are capable of doing. You can even take yoga classes specifically designed for divers, which include exercises that will maximize your time underwater without having to hold your breath!  

Hang Gliding

Hang gliding is a fantastic experience that will leave you with a greater appreciation for the world around you.  

When jumping out of a plane, hang gliding does not always involve altitude. You can choose to ride on land or water if that is more your cup of tea!


Not everyone has access to the ocean; however, there are still options for those who would like to try kayaking!

Kayaking is an adventure that can be done on lakes and rivers as well as oceans. There are many different places where you can rent or even buy kayaks so you don’t have to worry about transportation.

Or, if you live near any sort of lake, there may already be places available to use one! 


Rafting is a relaxing and exciting adventure all in one! There are trips for beginners and those who want more of a thrill.

Sometimes, groups will even set up camp along the river so that you can experience something called multi-day rafting. This means that the trip across the river is not just during your day but also overnight as well!

This means you will get to see wildlife such as deer, snakes, and birds at night with only the light of a fire or lanterns to help guide you through.

Go Kart Racing

Get around with some speed and thrills by going Go-Kart racing! Many cities have tracks with different variables like jumps and sharp turns which will make any race unique.

It is an enjoyable experience that will leave you wanting more, and it doesn’t even cost much to participate!


Not many people enjoy the idea of sitting still and waiting for a fish to bite; however, fishing is an adventure that can be done in different ways. You can go ice fishing during colder months or even take part in fly-fishing which is when you use specialized equipment and usually no live bait.

Many enjoy going out to the sea on a boat and catching their own dinner. It is an exciting way to learn more about different sea species without having to purchase them at the grocery store!


If your definition of adventure is taking photos along the way, then try out photography! With modern technology, it is easier than ever before to get great shots without having any sort of experience in photography beforehand.

All you need is a camera and you’re ready to go! There are also many types of photoshoots such as National Geographic Photographic Expeditions which allow participants to travel with experts and take photos in some of the most breathtaking settings on Earth.


What’s better than epic views and adrenaline rushes? There are different variations of skydiving such as Tandem jumps, where you jump with an experienced jumper attached to your back, or the AFF program, where they teach you how to skydive before taking a free fall yourself.

The adrenaline rush moment is the best feeling in the world. I know that it’s not for everyone, but I can’t recommend it enough. The free fall is an amazing experience. Once the parachute opens, the views are incredible and your body just seems to relax.


By taking part in these adventures, you are able to get out of your comfort zone and see how exciting life can be! Adventure is not just limited to travel either; it is anything that makes your pulse race or imagination soar. There are many ways to have an adventure even if travel is not an option for you!

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