Tag: trails

3 WaterFall Trails You Must Hike in the U.S.

  Havasupai Trail Classified as a moderately difficult hike to both Supai, Arizona and Havasu Falls, this trail can also be traveled by horseback or a specialty mule service which offers the option to bring down more personal items. Havasu and Mooney Falls (both of which have been widely photographed) are also key sights on this journey, along with Beaver… Read more →

How to Hike the Pacific Crest Trail

  The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) is a beast that stretches 2,650 miles from Mexico to Canada offering hikers stunning views along the Sierra and Cascade mountain ranges. The trail challenges hikers with almost 60 mountain passes and six different ecozones; it takes most people about five months to complete in a thru-hike, hiking the whole trail along the West… Read more →

3 Tips for Hiking Mt. Rainier in the Winter

  Mount Rainier is a beautiful national park that transforms in winter to a dramatic snow-covered wonderland. Located southwest of Seattle, this mountain landscape attracts visitors year round and is one of the most visited national parks in the country. If you are planning a trip to Mount Rainier, consider these tips for hiking the park in the winter. Try… Read more →

8 Tips to Hike the Appalachian Trail in the Summer

Hiking the Appalachian trail can be difficult for even the most skilled adventurer, so making the necessary preparations before you head out on your excursion is absolutely essential in order to avoid any mishaps or problems. The Appalachian trail, which stretches 2,189 miles and through 14 states, is one of the most popular trails in the continental United States. Within… Read more →

Your Guide to Glacier National Park

In terms of famous national parks within the United States, big name nature reserves such as the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and Denali are primary destinations have been top destinations for many visitors year after year. With its stunning landscapes and limited tourists, Montana’s very own Glacier National Park is slowly becoming a top national park destination for individuals, families, and… Read more →

Bicycling in the Great Smoky Mountains

Similar to other national parks in the country, bicycles are generally allowed on most roads in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Although this is the case for most, if not all roads, it is important to bear in mind that inclement weather and other unfavorable conditions should dictate when you should explore these trails. As most of the national park… Read more →

Best Hiking in British Columbia

The region just north of Washington state, British Columbia is known as Canada’s most western province generally encompassing rocky mountain ranges that continue to attract skiers, hikers and campers. Continuing to awe people by the thousands, there is no question as to why hikers and cyclists alike are drawn to this region’s sparkling freshwater lakes, stony sandy beaches and breathtaking… Read more →