From Sylvan Lake to Spearfish Canyon, these 8 best hikes in the Black Hills will energize you and invigorate you with stunning beauty, solitude, and adventure!
Nestled among the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota, Black Elk Peak, the highest point east of the Rockies, and Little Devils Tower loop is the ultimate day hike in South Dakota!
The Grand Canyon Rim to River trail is the ultimate way to enjoy this National Park in just 1 day! Traversing the South Kaibab Trail, Bright Angel Trail, and the Colorado River, you'll get to see everything the Grand Canyon has to offer!
Looking for great hikes that take you through forests, along streams, to the tops of mountains, and even underground? Want something the whole family can do together (without complaining)? The West Coast USA is filled with gorgeous nature and incredible trails. But with so many [...]
Mount Rainier National Park is one of our favorite national parks. You really can't believe how massive Mount Rainier is until you're hiking up close to its many glaciers and ice fields. If mountains make you happy, then you absolutely need to spend a few days hiking [...]
The Cascade Lakes scenic highway is the outdoor gem of Bend. With hundreds of miles of hiking trails, the iconic Three Sisters mountain range, and dozens of beautiful lakes, this highway is the ultimate attraction if you love adventure, nature, forests, and mountains. […]
You can’t go wrong with any hike in the Pyrenees. There’s just something special about small villages, the good food, and the untouched nature. It’s all magical but the Chemin de la Mature is something extraordinary. The Chemin de la Mature is a 4,000 foot [...]
The PNW (Pacific Northwest) is a place of magical forests, cascading waterfalls, and lakes nesteled between mountain peaks. We try to spend some time every summer in the PNW and one of our favorite things to do there is hike. Hiking is cheap, family-friendly, and wonderful for [...]
Are you looking to surround yourself with the beautiful yellows, oranges, and reds of fall? Do trails winding through Aspen trees make you feel at one with nature? Well then, head to Summit County. These must-do fall hikes in Breckenridge, Frisco, Dillon, Keystone, Copper, and [...]
I love hiking. My oldest three kids love hiking. My fourth child likes to hike half the time. But my fifth child…well, she’s a whole different story. If it’s more than two miles, has any sort of elevation gain, or if the weather isn’t between [...]
Practicing yoga helps me so much in feeling good and strong when I go hike and backpack. Even more, it helps me recover faster so that I can get out on the trail more often. Personally, when I hike, I like to be on the [...]
Save this for later, Pin it Experience one of the most popular 14ers in Colorado, Grays peak, with half the crowds and twice the adventure. When hiked from the practically unknown South Ridge, you will come across only a handful of people. This [...]
Does the thought of massive glaciers towering above you make you giddy with excitement? Glaciers are truly one of nature’s most mind blowing sights. All across the world there are epic glaciers to be found. Get inspired for your next glacier hike with our top [...]
We’ve hiked over a thousand miles in the past three years of our nomadic lifestyle and have seen some incredible views. It’s impossible to pick a single favorite hike but I can give you a few. These are our all time favorite day hikes in [...]
Like all the national parks in the U.S., Rocky Mountain has a wonderful diversity of trails for adventurers at all levels. Here’s a guide from easiest to hardest to help you decide which hike you should do depending on the amount you want to hike.
This is one of our favorite hikes of all time and definitely belongs on the #goat list. While I totally wish I had backpacked it so that I could’ve stared longingly for hours at the gorgeous deep blue, teal, and turquoise alpine lakes, getting a [...]
While there are dozens of rad GPS devices on the market, they are expensive and bit excessive for basic hiking and backpacking. Instead of investing in one of these pricey pieces of gear, use your handy smartphone and never get lost in the wilderness. Google [...]