If you’re hunting for a thrilling, out-of-the-box adventure, then take a peek at our list of memory-making travel experiences for the whole family. From kayaking in the Alaskan wilderness to exploring underground rivers and embarking on an international quest—it’s all here. Flip through the album below for amazing destinations where your entire crew can bond over extreme adrenaline producing, heart-pumping activities (zip lining anyone?). Psst…many of these places also include a place to stay!

Paws Up Ranch – Greenough, Mt

It’s glamping at its finest at Paws Up Ranch. We can’t picture a better way to beat the heat than with a rustic ranch experience of horses, hot air ballooning, fly fishing and more. Their special Family Glamping Package also includes visiting a ghost town - now how many times can you say you’ve planned that?

Online: pawsup.com

photo: Ranch Seeker via flickr

 Have you gone on any thrilling adventures? Share these destinations with us in the Comments below! 

—Wendy Altschuler & Christal Yuen