There are plenty of ways to be active. But as a travel therapist, the best way to enjoy being active is by exploring your new surroundings. What are the fun trails to explore? Where are the best places to enjoy a day by the water? There are plenty of places to hike, run, bike, surf, during your travel therapy destinations. This is our list of the 10 best cities for travel therapists who love to be active.
10 Best Cities For Travel Therapists Who Love To Be Active
Washington D.C. The first city in our list of the 10 best cities for travel therapists who love to be active is our nation’s capital. Washington D.C. is a very active city and offers something for everyone active lifestyle. Whether you like to walk to walk, run, or bike, you can do all that in D.C. The National Monuments offer a wonderful place to walk or run. There are also plenty of places to hike or bike just outside the city.
Portland, OR. Portland certainly deserves a spot on our list of the 10 best cities for travel therapists who love to be active. There is no shortage of outdoor activities for any travel therapist who loves being active. The Williamette River and Colombia River George are wonderful places to rent a kayak and paddle around. Places like Pier Park and Mount Tabor are beautiful places to hike through wilderness.
San Diego, CA. There aren’t too many cities where you can hang out at the beach and the mountain in one day. When you visit San Diego, you can hang out at La Jolla Shores and then head up to Big Bear Mountain. San Diego is a popular place to travel therapists who love to be active. There are plenty of other outdoor activities or sports you can do as a travel therapist in San Diego.
Minneapolis, MN. If you enjoy riding your bicycle as a form to stay active, look no farther than Minneapolis. The Midtown Greenway Coalition is recognized as the best urban bike trail in the nation. While the weather can be cold in the winters, The Twin Cities offer a great destination to walk or run as you explore this thriving city.
San Francisco, CA. Another California city is high on our list of the 10 best cities for travel therapists who love to be active. There are plenty of parks, non-larger than the Golden Gate Park, where you can go for a nice walk. Looking for some fun sights as you remain active? Go for a walk or a run around Fisherman’s Warf and be sure to stop by one of the plenty of restaurants nearby for some great food.
Boston, MA. Boston might be the running capital of the country. With great running places around the Charles River or Franklin Park, there are suitable places to run in Boston. Then there is that yearly marathon in Boston. If you are feeling up for it, you can even map out the run and try it yourself. If you like a bit of history with your activity, be sure to explore the Freedom Trail. You will learn about the history of our nation and be able to explore significant sites in American history. With that being said, there are plenty of activities for those on a travel therapy and travel nurse assignment in Massachusetts!
Denver, CO. The biggest attraction for travel therapists who love to be active in Denver are the Rocky Mountains. Most people who visit Colorado enjoy the biking, running, and hiking that Denver has to offer. There is no doubt you will enjoy it too if you take your next travel therapy assignment in Denver.
Seattle, WA. A little rain and clouds won’t impact your ability to be active in Seattle. Enjoy land and water activities when you visit Seattle. Olympic National Park is a popular destination for climbers and backpackers. Enjoy the beautiful rain forests along the Pacific coastline.
Virginia Beach, VA. If you love a mix of beaches and parks Virginia Beach is a great destination for travel therapists. There are 14 miles of beaches and 18,000 acres of state parks in Virginia Beach. Many residents enjoy water activities like standup paddleboards or surfing while those on land prefer to walk and enjoy the sites.
Salt Lake City, UT. The last city on our list of the 10 best cities for travel therapists who love to be active is Salt Lake City. Most active people who visit Salt Lake City start with visiting the Olympic Park. Tube on the Nordic Jump or go on the bobsled ride. Travel nurses in Utah also love the other popular events which include is going up the Salt Lake City mountains for skiing or snowboarding during the winter or bike ride in the summer.
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