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Great Outdoor Adventure Movies

Summer is the time for going on great adventures. Some, it might be a trip to the beach or the amusement park with your family. Others, have a much bigger idea of what adventure means. These movies are a combination of self discovery, being one with nature, conquering the elements and some simple fun. Hope you enjoy these films, some are even true stories, and if you decide to create your own adventure, remember some of the lessons learned in these movies.

True Grit (1969) Dir. Henry Hathaway; John Wayne, Kim Darby, Glen Campbell

True Grit (1969) Dir. Henry Hathaway; John Wayne, Kim Darby, Glen Campbell

 

A River Runs Through It (1992) Dir. Robert Redford;  Craig Sheffer, Brad Pitt, Tom Skerritt

A River Runs Through It (1992) Dir. Robert Redford; Craig Sheffer, Brad Pitt, Tom Skerritt

The Great Outdoors (1988) Dir. Howard Deutch; Dan Aykroyd, John Candy, Stephanie Faracy

The Great Outdoors (1988) Dir. Howard Deutch; Dan Aykroyd, John Candy, Stephanie Faracy

Into the Wild (2007); Dir. Sean Penn; Emile Hirsch, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener

Into the Wild (2007); Dir. Sean Penn; Emile Hirsch, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener

180° South (2010); Dir. Chris Malloy; Yvon Chouinard, Doug Tompkins, Keith Malloy

180° South (2010); Dir. Chris Malloy; Yvon Chouinard, Doug Tompkins, Keith Malloy

127 Hours (2010); Dir. Danny Boyle;  James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara (not for the faint of heart)

127 Hours (2010); Dir. Danny Boyle; James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara (not for the faint of heart)

The Way (2010); Dir. Emilio Estevez; Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Deborah Kara Unger

The Way (2010); Dir. Emilio Estevez; Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Deborah Kara Unger

The Way Back (2010) Dir. Peter Weir; Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris, Colin Farrell

The Way Back (2010) Dir. Peter Weir; Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris, Colin Farrell

The Grey (2011) Dir. Joe Carnahan; Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney, Frank Grillo

The Grey (2011) Dir. Joe Carnahan; Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney, Frank Grillo

 Wild (2014); Dir.  Jean-Marc Vallée; Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Gaby Hoffmann

Wild (2014); Dir. Jean-Marc Vallée; Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Gaby Hoffmann