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Lake Louise Skiing
Did two group ski trips to Lake Louise (two different groups of 5 friends). All of the skiing was at Lake Louise Mountain Resort, though there are a couple of other nearby ski areas. I didn't have...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Brian

Adventure Moab
We rented a motor home and drove all day from Flagstaff, AZ to Moab, Utah. We had planned to keep the first day for nothing more than R&R, but that changed when we found an epic bike company an...  [Read more]

Submitted by WWP

Jackson Hole Skiing
Buddies ski trip to Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Stayed at the Quality Inn & Suites 49er. It wasn't anything special, but it did have a hot tub and was very conveniently located. So much so that we ...  [Read more]
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Submitted by brian

Every year, a friend of mine picks a bar somewhere in the world and a date and time. Whoever shows up, shows up. It makes for a great excuse to travel. I've only managed to make it to two of them s...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Brad

Guy's Trip to Las Vegas for the NFL Playoffs
I do this trip every year and it's the best time to be in Vegas if you're a huge sports fan. Two weeks before the Super Bowl is the divisional playoffs. That means there are two NFL playoff games o...  [Read more]

Submitted by scott58

Sun Valley Adventures - White Water Style
Once again our group was looking for a trip to top our previous. This year marked our groups 12th year of our annual White Water Playboy Adventures! Our trip this year was in late May and it was st...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Woolfie

March Madness - Opening Rounds
I met up with groups of 4-5 guys twice to see the opening rounds of the NCAA basketball tournament - once in Seattle, once in Tucson. There are four games on the first day (either Thursday or Frid...  [Read more]

Submitted by brian

Sumatra Surf Journey
The trip was months in planning. Between the 8 of us, we had more than 20 surfboards. This was the surf trip of a lifetime. We were going to surf waves that most surfers only see in magazines and v...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Evan

Scuba diving in Tobago
My brother, my college roommate and I had been talking about a fun boys’ trip (i.e. no wives or girlfriends allowed) for a couple years. We finally got serious about it and decided on scuba d...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Todd

Vegas Bachelor Parties
Two different Vegas bachelor parties: In the first, the group stayed at Bally's in March...during the second weekend of March Madness college basketball (sweet sixteen, elite eight). We placed some...  [Read more]

Submitted by brian

Toronto Reunion
We just completes a weekend get together of college friends. Of course, BBQ, beers, dinners, beers, and just generally catching up were all part of the experience. Guys came in from London, Paris,...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Mark

TALLADEGA NIGHTS: The Ultimate Bachelor Party
It all started with an ingenious idea from the bachelor himself. A journey that would transcend all to become the ultimate bachelor party experience. We had all seen the movie, a Will Farrell class...  [Read more]

Submitted by cman

Following the soul of a nation
Canadians are oft criticized for a lack of patriotism when it comes to their own country. However, this distinct lack of passion is really just a misunderstanding. For us, passion starts and ends w...  [Read more]

Submitted by Carlos

Our Long Anticipated Adventure in the Homeland, Eirann!
After a pact was set with my best friend that I would make my first trip to Ireland with him, we finally made good on it by going for 10 days in July!!! Now a threesome (my wife Tara came as well- ...  [Read more]

Submitted by Tim!

Ireland Golf Adventure
From a group of about 25 guys now in our 60's who have been playing golf together for nearly 30 years, eight of us committed to a long-discussed visit to Ireland, and selected the last two weeks of...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Tom

California Caverns
It was a few years ago but a story worth telling. The group I cave, raft, camp and scamp with is the White Water Playboys. We have had twelve years consecutive with each other and every year it get...  [Read more]

Submitted by Buck

Golf at Bandon Dunes!!!
One of the most amazing golf trips I have ever taken was a couple of years ago to Bandon, Oregon. Now if you haven't heard yet, Bandon Dunes, Bandon Trails, and Pacific Dunes are three of the most ...  [Read more]
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Sailing around Sicily
Last September, eight of us rented a boat and sailed around the coast of Sicily and up into the Aeolian Islands. We started at Agrigento and hiked around ancient ruins...moved around the southern...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Nique

Annually, for three days at the end of July or beginning of August, between 10 and 12 men from four states venture to St. Johnsbury, Vermont for a weekend of golf. Eighteen holes are played on Thu...  [Read more]
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Submitted by david

Ukrainian Road Trip
It's mid-July in the danger zone of Chernobyl, Ukraine. The geiger counter is beeping rapidly, as Greg and Kevin explore the ghost town of Pripyat. Beneath a dilapidated twenty-year old ferris whe...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Kevin

Buckskin Gulch/Paria River, Utah
Oh my goosh! is all I've got to say about Buckskin Gulch and the Paria River in Utah. If you are looking for long, crazy, narrow red rock canyons, you have come to the right place. I have traveled...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Stewart "Scout" McClure

Walla Walla or Bust
What is that speeding down the highway...is it a sports car, a super sonic train? No, it's the Mem Day bio-diesel party bus. Yes, it's true! Twenty or so college buddies (ages 30 something to 40 so...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Mem Day Delinquent

Top 10 Free Things To Do In Chicago
Chicago, which is the third densely populated city in the USA, has something for all, from top-notch shopping, fine art galleries, structural designs, depositories and theatre to unique neighborhoo...  [Read more]

Submitted by Andrea Ivey

Military package in Moscow, Russia
Topping the charts of play-with-toys-to-relieve-stress group travel is something that will be sure to take your group's paintball game to the next level. Try a trip to the Ryazan Tank Range just ou...  [Read more]
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Enjoying America's Pastime Together
Whether going to see your favorite baseball team play their storied rivals in the next city, or taking the pilgrimage to visit every major league park in the U.S., seeing America from her cathedral...  [Read more]
Dive Cozumel
For any friends and family group looking to play, enjoy, and relax in a beautiful sea, enjoy the laid-back island of Cozumel which provides the pristine beauty of the Riviera Maya at a gentler pace...  [Read more]
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Music Festivals
As a teenager, did you ever borrow a parent's car, cram it full of your friends, and head to the local sports stadium for an all-day rock festival? The world of music festivals has grown up a lot s...  [Read more]
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Group travel to Arizona
Take in the thrill of outdoor adventure, great sporting events, and world-class resorts with your buddies in Arizona. The great year-round weather (though the summer heat can be oppressive in some ...  [Read more]
Las Vegas
For buddies travel, few destinations match up to the excitement of Las Vegas. Buddies making the trip to Sin City together can enjoy gambling, cabanas by the pool, man-sized meals, all-night action...  [Read more]
Group Travel to Jamaica
Jamaica is the gem of the Caribbean. Awesome for girlfriend getaways, buddies trips, and family vacations, the three most distinct regions of Jamaica, Montego Bay, Ocho Rios and Negril are all link...  [Read more]
Group Ski Utah
Utah's 500 inches of dry powder is billed as "The Greatest Snow on Earth." Utah has many of the top ski resorts in North America, and you can be on the slopes of many of these resorts by noon if yo...  [Read more]
Indianapolis - Indy 500
The Greatest Spectacle in Racing," the Indy 500, takes place each Memorial Day weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. Here your group will join the over 270,000 passionat...  [Read more]
Mammoth Mountain
Ski groups from Southern California have long known the joys of skiing Mammoth Mountain. It's a 5-hour drive from Los Angeles, but it blows away the skiing in the San Bernardino Mountains and is ...  [Read more]
New Zealand
Take in the beauty of New Zealand by touring together across its landscape of storybook mountains, icy glaciers, spectacular fiords, primeval forests and unbelievable coastlines. With the exce...  [Read more]
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Utah Golf
There are a number of surprise golf destinations, great for your golf group, which offer outstanding golf and many choices for play but have yet to be popularized by TV coverage and pro tour even...  [Read more]
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Dive and Play Together in the Dominican Republic
For dive entusiasts planning a group trip, The Dominican Republic is on par with other Caribbean dive destinations but is also a great value. Dominican Republic dives offer lots to experiences for ...  [Read more]
From ancient temples to small fishing villages and the beautiful islands filled with sun, fun, and culture, Greece provides so incredibly much for visiting groups to enjoy and to learn about. Tr...  [Read more]
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Okanagan Valley Golf
Bristish Columbia's Okanagan Valley is a surprise golf destination that still has yet to be popularized by TV coverage and pro-tours. This type of less known, but still beautiful course offers ou...  [Read more]
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Los Cabos
Once just a sleepy fishing village, Los Cabos has quickly become one of the best vacation destinations in all of Mexico. There are six championship golf courses within easy driving distance of eac...  [Read more]
For groups looking to play, enjoy, and relax in a beautiful sea, the laid-back island of Cozumel provides the pristine beauty of the Riviera Maya at a gentler pace. Just a short and beautiful boat...  [Read more]
Tags : beach buddies family mexico scuba diving wildlife
Orlando, Florida
A weekend trip to the Orlando area should definitely include visiting one or more theme parks like: Disney World, Epcot Center, Disney Animal Kingdom, Universal, and Sea World — all...  [Read more]
Vancouver, British Columbia Adventure
For a trip with just the guys, Vancouver, British Columbia offers you and the boys lots of natural beauty for outdoor sports with a top-notch party vibe for indoor fun. You can hit the dirt and wat...  [Read more]
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More Group Trips

Did two group ski trips to Lake Louise (two different groups of 5 friends). All of the skiing was...  [Read More]
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5 Days In/Around Moab Utah With The Guys.
No Matter Where Your From Or Your Budget, Jackson Hole Is Awesome Skiing
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Late March Visit To The North Shore Of Lake Tahoe.
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Guys Trip With Lots To See And Do.
Surfing Perfection.
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Guys Adventure To A More Remote Caribbean
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Two Parties, One Very Fun City.
Canadian Trip With Our College Friends.
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A Large Group Of Canadian Pride In The Czech Rebublic.
There are times when nature calls. The city, traffic, pollution, noise and all the other accoutre...  [Read More]
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Immersion In The Central Coast Together.
Group Of 8 Using Golf To Explore Ireland.
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Down Stream Circut, Dark Holes, Mud And Much More.
Group Of 8 On An Odyssey Together.
Annually, for three days at the end of July or beginning of August, between 10 and 12 men from fo...  [Read More]
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Strangers Become Friends On A Group Trip Through The Ukraine.
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A Little Canyoneering Fun With The Boys.
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Group Travel Keeps You Young At Heart.
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Topping the charts of play-with-toys-to-relieve-stress group travel is something that will be sur...  [Read More]
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Whether going to see your favorite baseball team play their storied rivals in the next city, or t...  [Read More]
Enjoy The Waters Together In Cozumel
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As a teenager, did you ever borrow a parent's car, cram it full of your friends, and head to the ...  [Read More]
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Mountain Biking, Fighter Pilot Rides, Premier Sporting Events
Gambling, All Night Action, Live Entertainment, And More Gambling
Wide Variety Of Activities, Lush Jungles, Reggae, And Beaches
High Quality Powder, Convenient Top Notch Resorts
Sensory Overload At The Historic Speedway
Lots Of Sun And Snow, Remote Ski Getaway
Spectacular Scenery, Adventure, Solitude, Ultimate Thrills
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Stunning Vistas Highlight This Emerging Destination

An Excerpt From Leisure Group Travel Magazine, May 2005

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Great Value, Amazing Nature, Nightlife, And World Class Diving
Famous Architecture, Popular Islands, And Passionate People
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Top Golf Destination In Canada's Premier Wine Region
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Spectacular Golf, Sun And Fun
World Class Barrier Reef Diving Just Off The Island Shore
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Space Exploration History, Sublime Wildlife, Gorgeous Beaches
Mountain Biking, Kayaking, Great Seafood, Fun Clubs
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