Hiking in America Doesn’t Get Any Better Than These 10 Trails

There’s nothing like taking in the beauty of nature on a hike through America’s wilderness. If you want to see the best this nation has to offer, make sure to check out these 10 beautiful hiking trails.

Appalachian Trail


Plan to spend some time on this trail, which spans over 2,000 miles and takes you through 14 states.

Pacific Crest Trail


You could spend weeks on this gorgeous trail. Just make sure you see the John Muir section.

Sierra High Route


Keep your head in the clouds on this route, which stays between 9,000 and 11,500 feet.

Yosemite Grand Traverse


Leave no stone unturned at Yosemite when you take this amazing hike. Camp out a night or two to really get in touch with nature.

King’s Peak


The sound of flowing water accompanies you for a good portion of this hike, creating a serene atmosphere.

Snowmass Wilderness


Stand at the peaks of Colorado, as long as you’re not afraid of heights.

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Chilkoot Trail


Called the meanest 33 miles in history, this Alaskan trail is great if you’re looking for a challenge.

Big South Fork National River


Known for its natural bridges, this area is also perfect for a horseback ride.

Pictured Rocks


It doesn’t get any better than hiking by the beach.

White Mountain National Forest


You could spend weeks in this jaw-dropping forest, which has plenty of trails and wildlife. Make sure to watch out for bears.

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