Eco Escapes

Nowadays we all want to do our part to save the earth, including during our travels. Luckily, environmentally friendly travel has come a long way from the rugged eco retreats of yesteryear. From tropical resorts and mountain lodges to vineyards and Lowcountry hideaways, these eco-friendly spots are so green even Al Gore would be proud. So pack your bags and prepare to offset your carbon footprint at one of these ten green getaways. Mother Earth will love you for it.

Edited by Blake Miller

 

Cayo District, Belize
 Cayo District, Belize Jupiter, Fla.
Jupiter, Fla.
Buttermilk Falls Inn and Spa
Buttermilk Falls Inn and Spa; Milton, N.Y.
The Len Foote Hike Inn at Amicalola Falls State Park; Dawsonville, Ga.
The Len Foote Hike Inn at Amicalola Falls State Park; Dawsonville, Ga.
Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, Ga.
Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, Ga.
The Lodge at Sun Ranch, Madison River Valley, Mont.
The Lodge at Sun Ranch, Madison River Valley, Mont.
The Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa; Asheville
The Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa; Asheville
Sonoma County, Calif.
Sonoma County, Calif.
Inn at Palmetto Bluff; Bluffton, S.C.
Inn at Palmetto Bluff; Bluffton, S.C.
Telluride, Colo.
Telluride, Colo.
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