Articles about trail
Arches National Park in Utah, located 8 km (5 miles) from Moab, has world's largest concentration of sandstone arches. The small park has some interesting features. Famous places to visit and hike in the park include Delicate Arch, Devils Garden, North and South Window, and Double Arch.
When it comes to hiking and soaking in the great outdoors, are longer trails better? Sure they are! At least, when you have enough time to hike them. Instead of saving up all your earnings to take a trip to a city filled with restaurants, hotels and entertainment why not spend this next vacation taking in the thrills of nature? A vacation spent hiking one of these long trails is not only infinitely cheaper and better for your body but it is also cleansing to the soul. However, in terms of quality, not all long trails are the best trails. Some long trails take months to conquer but don't really showcase anything particularly special. For those seeking a vacation spent hiking, they will want a trail with some truly great sights. So these best long-distance trails may not be the longest in the United States, but they are the most scenic.
A guide to the trails and hikes of Coquitlam BC
Winding its way up the eastern half of the United States is a 2,100 mile long corridor of national forests, state parks, and national parks. Connecting all of these together is the Appalachian Trail. Considered by many hiking enthusiasts to be the "granddaddy" of all long distance foot paths, the Appalachian trail holds a place in the hearts of many Americans as the embodiment of adventure and the frontier spirit that helped make their country what it is today. For, to hike on the Appalachian Trail is to experience America's past and present, and to catch a glimpse into its future. Many come for the experience and few leave untouched by its grandeur.
Snowmobile enthusiasts spend a lot of their vacations finding the best places to ride their sleds. Accommodations are not the only ones that makes a snowmobile vacation a memorable experience, but for many adventuresome people, the snowmobile trails supply the most memorable facet for any winter vacation....
Why would you choose to run through water, sand and mud, when you could get your daily 5km fix running around the block? Why would you risk getting lost and injured when you could spend 30 minutes in the air conditioned gym on the trusty treadmill? Until you have...
The Grouse Grind is a very challenging hiking trail located on Grouse Mountain. Grouse Mountain is smaller yet popular Ski Mountain that can be found in North Vancouver, British Columbia.
The grouse grind is an extremely steep trail spanning 2.9 kilometers (1.8 miles) and elevates 853 meters (2800 ft). ...
When it comes to running, many people rack up the majority of their miles on a treadmill or asphalt. Have you ever considered taking your passion for running off the road and onto the trails? This article will provide an overview of why more and more people are ditching the sidewalk and hitting the dirt. A trail run can benefit both your body and your mind. Imagine reaping all the benefits of running, while also putting less stress on your body. Strapping on a pair of trail shoes also offers multiple mental perks. Let's examine these in more detail.
The Pacific Northwest offers great hiking areas, this article focuses on Dog Mountain located in the Columbia River Gorge. It is close to Portland and one of the more difficult hikes in the area. The difficulty and the beauty of this hike make it a must for people hiking in the Pacific Northwest.
This article describes several scenic hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park that are enjoyable for families with young kids.
Northeast Wisconsin is home to many nice hiking, biking and walking trails. Varying in length from a short 8 miles to more than 1200 miles, you can find a place to walk in nature, observe the natural flora and fauna of Wisconsin and enjoy the outdoors of "America's Dairyland."
So you want to start on the the journey of trail running, but don't quite know where to start. It's really simple and the five points below will provide some guidance to allow you to get out there and enjoy the natural surroundings to stimulate both your mind...
Fast becoming an extremely popular tourist destination, Southwestern Virginia's Bland County beckons visitors with stunning scenery, abundant wildlife, quaint towns and villages, a rich historical heritage, culture, art, entertainment, fine dining, shopping and a vast range of exciting outdoor adventures.