Scott Stoll logo world traveler. A bicycle wheel and the globe symbolizes Scott's journey around the world on a bicycle.

Guest Adventures

Our Mission: To inspire people to embrace their fears and turn their dreams into reality. (We’ve been featuring adventurers since 1999, before “blog” was even a word, and long before “social media”.) To contribute your inspirational story contact us. We like to showcase all kinds of adventurers, whether you are on the cutting edge frontier or doing a backyard adventure.

When Scott's first adventure-travel website, theArgonauts.com, came online in 1999, our vision was to give adventurers a forum to share their adventures in real-time — as they were happening!
A heart-warming story about how our true friends never leave us even when they take that last great adventure into the sky.
Rachel Hugens, world traveler by bicycle, shares the biggest lesson she learned after 25 years on and off the road. Avid traveler or armchair traveler, this will change your life, too!
It has been 20 years since adventurer Mark Loftin has contributed his first story to our website. Your future self will thank you for his insights and wisdom that you can apply right now to your travels. Besides it is a beautiful story about biking Thunder Mountain Trail and exploring the Extraterrestrial Highway.
Tim and Laura Moss quit their jobs to cycle 13,000 miles around the world. Riding across deserts, over mountains and through jungles, they braved climatic extremes from sub-zero blizzards to the sweltering tropics. But this is not a book about cycling. It is a book about the world and its people.
Before the word "blog" even existed, Mark Loftin was an adventurer and contributor to our website. 17 years later, I'm glad to see he hasn't lost his adventurous spirit. In this post, Mark discovers an unexpected theme to his journey.
Tom, 61, wants to do something before he runs out of of time, so he decides to cycle through Africa.
Rachel tells her story: "I found myself without obligations, dealing with the pain of ending a long-term relationship when the idea of cycle touring started to form."
See live updates as Colin Angus rows/sails from BC, Canada to Alaska. Intro and Day 12 update below.
After suffering knee pains, Andrej Berlec invented his own solar bicycle. Now he can ride up to 250 km per day.
If you think riding a bicycle around the world is crazy, try kick pushing a scooter. The locals think it's crazy too.
We've heard a lot of great things about traveling Iran — history, hospitality, cuisine — and Tom Allen's unique journey traveling the Karun River from source to sea proves that and more. Be sure to watch the trailer to his film below, a successful Kickstarter project and "Official selection of the Kendal Mountain Festival 2015.