Comfortably Wild

The Best Glamping Destinations in North America

by Mike Howard, Anne Howard

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  • 9781493037797
  • 9781493037803

Think outside the big-box hotels and discover North America’s most inspiring outdoor getaways. In the first guide of its kind, authors Mike and Anne Howard of the acclaimed blog HoneyTrek.com dive into the origins of glamping and the 21st-century craving for unconventional experiences that effortlessly connect us with nature, loved ones, and ourselves. Each chapter of Comfortably Wild offers a unique way to vacation, like the boutique farmstays in “Cultivate,” wellness retreats in "Rejuvenate,” and action-packed journeys of “In Motion.” Alongside hundreds of gorgeous photographs and inspiring stories from the Howards’ 73,000-mile glamping quest, this guide offers practical tips to find your ideal destinations and mobilize a lifetime of unforgettable adventures.

Comfortably Wild Features:

  • Over 70 destinations across 9 countries, plus 80 extra getaways by region in the book’s North America Glamping Directory
  • Roundups of unique outdoor accommodations at vineyards, wildlife sanctuaries, hot springs, state parks, and more
  • HoneyTrek Tips offering the best deals, local secrets, and tested-and-approved travel advice
  • Vacation Matchmaker pinpointing the best destinations for your trip style
  • Random Awesomeness featuring wacky one-of-a-kind destinations from cave mansions to ski-on-ski-off treehouses
  • Packing lists, cooking ideas, handy apps, and booking sites to get you glamping


  • Falcon Guides; October 2019
  • ISBN: 9781493037803
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Comfortably Wild
  • Author: Mike Howard; Anne Howard
  • Imprint: Falcon Guides
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781493037797
  • 9781493037803

In The Press

“The Howards’ newest guide is perfect for everyone who loves the outdoors—not just physically fit 20-somethings, but also families, pet owners, disabled folks, and those of us who just hate sleeping on the ground.” —Sadie Dingfelder, feature writer at Washington Post


About The Author

Mike & Anne Howard left on their honeymoon in January 2012 and never came home. They created HoneyTrek.com to chronicle their journey across all seven continents and to help people mobilize their travel dreams. Their story as the “World’s Longest Honeymooners,” savvy tips, and blog have been acclaimed by Lonely Planet, Washington Post, Condé Nast Traveler, AP, Los Angeles Times, CBS, and more. Having scouted hotels around the world for Honeymoons.com, blogged for Glamping.com, and authored National Geographic's bestselling book on couples adventure travel (Ultimate Journeys for Two), the Howards were poised to write the first-ever book on glamping in North America. Through their writing, photography, public speaking, trip coaching, travel advising, and social media, the Howards hope to inspire more people to explore outside their comfort zone. Follow their adventures @HoneyTrek.