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Hikes in the United States of America

Almost limitless hiking opportunities are available to every outdoor enthusiast in the United States of America. During extensive hikes in one of the numerous national parks, for example in the Grand Canyon National Park or Arches National Park, geological highlights can be admired.
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Discover the best hikes in the United States of America

Hiking route · Utah

Navajo Trail in Bryce Canyon

2.1 km
1:45 h
159 m
159 m
This route is perfect for appreciating the natural wonders of Bryce Canyon.
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Hiking route · Wyoming

Cascade Canyon Trail

28.8 km
8:00 h
1024 m
1022 m
This challenging trail leads us to Cascade Canyon,  the scenic highlight of the region, as well as the beautiful Hidden Falls and the marvellous ...
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Hiking route · Zion National Park

Zion canyon overlook trail

0.8 km
0:25 h
79 m
18 m
This short walk offers a panoramic view of the valley and the large Zion park.
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Hiking route · California

Wrights Lake to Rockbound Pass

24.7 km
8:00 h
770 m
770 m
Hiking tour on diversified paths from Wright Lake across the Rockbound Pass on over 8,500 ft (2600 m) to Lake Lois
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0.7 km
1:00 h
55 m
55 m
The tour takes us to  Cliff Palace,  the most beautiful rock dwellings at Mesa Verde National Park.
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Hiking route · Zion National Park

Zion Narrows canyoning route

3.9 km
1:46 h
44 m
12 m
The hiking trail known as "the Narrows" is a very special waterway in Zion National Park, which flows directly into a river surrounded by huge red ...
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Trip to Angels Landing

A slightly challenging hike that leads to a special, narrow and steep view of one of the most scenic valleys in Zion National Park in Utah

Devils Tower

Short hike around the oldest national monument in the USA in beautiful northeastern Wyoming.

Wildcat Trail in Monument Valley

The Wildcat Trail is the only hiking trail in Monument Valley that can be walked without a guide. It leads from the visitor center once around the West Mitten Butte.

Hiking Mount Timpanogos (2 Summits)

Challenging hike with a breathtaking view from the top of Timpanogos and South Timpanogos close to Orem and Provo, Utah. 

A trip to the Lower Emerald Pool

A relatively easy and flat hiking trail that leads to the Lower Emerald Pool in Zion National Park in Utah

Breakneck Ridge short trail

A shortened version of the Breakneck Ridge trail that is a little easier that the full trail while still offering some wonderful views of the Hudson RIver Valley and Lake Surprise. 

Three Sisters Springs Hike

Hiking the world famous Three Sisters Spring refuge and dscover the sanctuary for the West Indian Manatee

Andy’s trail at Betty Wilbur Davis State Park Hiked on June 18, 2020 at 11:35 AM

The park features a hiking trail loop and a woodland stream.  The park features catch-and-release ponds, cottage camping, pavilions and a playground.

Wildcat Glades - Bluff Trail - Old Redings Mill to Castle Drive

To enjoy a picnic with the best view in Joplin, be prepared to take a short hike through the woods

River Side Walk

An accessible, easy and short footpath along the Virgin River in Zion National Park, Utah. Follow a trail in the middle of outstanding nature with red canyon walls, running water and waterfalls.

Icicle Gorge Trail

A great trail for those that want to experience the magic of the Icicle Valley without having to grunt up and down significant elevation gains

Juneau Mendenhall Glacier Trail to Forest Ecology Trail

Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center Wildflower Viewing Area offers a unique opportunity to observe plant succession in action. 

Lewis Mountain – Big Meadows (Appalachian Trail)

Hike on the Appalachian Trail from Lewis Mountain Campground to Big Meadows Campground in Shenandoah National Park

Dover Oak to Cat Rocks

The hike up from the "Dover Oak" on W. Dover Road, Pawling NY to Cat Rocks viewpoint and back is a 1.8 mile moderate round trip hike. 

Tour planned at May 22, 2019

The trail provides sceanic views of the forest and rivers by the mountain and at the top of high point, you can climb up a monumnet for an even higher viewpoint and get a surreal experiance (bascially realize how small you are when you see so far out).

Pfiffner Traverse

This 6 tot 10-day hike crosses the Front Range from North to South, a combination of well mainntained trails and serious off trail sections. This route following as close as possible the Continental Divide was created by Andrew Skurka: .

Wilber Park Trails

These trails are designed to be multi-use and are open for hiking, mountain biking, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing year-round. 

Fall Creek Falls State Park

Fall Creek Falls State Park is the largest and most visited park in Tennessee. Its appeal is largely centered on the 256-foot waterfall, Fall Creek Falls, but a few small waterfalls, streams, gorges and greenery in the park make this hike a paradise for nature lovers. 

In every state – whether Wyoming, Florida or California – there is the opportunity to hike and explore the country on beautiful tours.

Specially designed hiking trails facilitate access to scenic features and provide unique views, for example of the crocodiles in the Everglades or the hot springs in Yellowstone National Park. And for those who want to go higher, there are wonderful trekking tours in the Rocky Mountains.

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