Southwest Colorado

The San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado is one of the best day hiking areas in the state, encompassing more than 10,000 square-miles of some of the most spectacular peaks, ridges and glacial valleys in the state.

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SW CO Ouray Telluride Silverton Lake City

Central Colorado

The Sawatch and Elk Mountain ranges offer the quintessential Rocky Mountain hiking experience with glacial valleys leading to vast alpine expanses sprinkled with glistening lakes amid soaring peaks.

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Central CO Aspen Leadville Buena Vista Crested Butte Marble


California's Southeastern Sierra

The southeastern Sierra Nevada Mountains are a hiker’s wonderland of rugged peaks, beautiful alpine lakes and gorgeous meadows.

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CA's SE Sierra Lee Vining Mammoth Lakes Bishop Lone Pine

California's Southwestern Sierra

Giant sequoias, peaceful conifer forests, glistening lakes and dramatic mountain scenery tempt hikers to explore the southwestern Sierra Nevada Mountains in Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Park.

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CA's SW Sierra Lodgepole Mineral King


The Tetons

The Teton Range extends for 40 miles along the Wyoming / Idaho border, encompassing Grand Teton National Park near Jackson, Wyoming and the Jedediah Smith Wilderness in Teton National Forest near Driggs, Idaho.

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WY Tetons Grand Teton NP Jackson, WY Driggs. ID Togwotee Pass

Wind River Range

The core of the Wind River Range, a backpacker’s paradise, runs for 80 miles along the crest of the Continental Divide in Wyoming from Green River Lakes to the Big Sandy Opening.

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WY Wind River Big Sandy Elkhart Park New Fork Lakes Green River Lakes Dubois/Trail Lakes


Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park features over 700 miles of trails ranging from short nature walks to extended backpacks, traveling through some of the most spectacular and wild country in the Rockies.

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MT Glacier NP Many Glacier St Mary Two Medicine Lake McDonald


The Beartooth Plateau, one of America’s largest land masses rising above 10,000 feet, and the Beartooth Mountain Range is a land of glacier-carved cirques, high alpine lakes, fragile tundra.

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MT Beartooths Cooke City, MT Red Lodge, MT


Canadian Rockies

The hiking trails of Canadian Rocky Mountains visit a wonderland of jagged, glacier-clad peaks, icefields, turquoise lakes and emerald green meadow.

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Canadian Rockies Banff Lake Louise Yoho Jasper Field


Southeast Utah

Public lands in southeast Utah protect an amazing landscape of high desert plateaus carved into a maze of intricate canyons, mesas, buttes, fins, arches and spires.

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SE Utah Arches NP Canyonlands NP Grand Gulch Bears Ears Natural Bridges Moab Bluff

South Central Utah

Visit the hidden treasures of South Central Utah where you can wander through stone forests of pink and white hoodoos, roam across vast plateaus and travel through rugged canyons rimmed by multi-hued cliffs.

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SC Utah Escalante/Grand Staircase Bryce National Park Capitol Reef National Park

New Mexico

Northwest New Mexico

Explore a wealth of Native American culture spread across a starkly beautiful desert landscape with vast plateaus, sinuous canyons and photogenic rock formations.

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NW NM Chaco Canyon


Arizona's Red Rock Country

Red Rock Country is a spectacular area of brilliantly hued sandstone cliffs, mesas, spires and buttes soaring above the plains and canyons in north central Arizona around Sedona.

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AZ Red Rock Sedona


Texas Parks

Big Bend, a sprawling remote park located along a large bend in the Rio Grande, features a fascinating mix of craggy mountains, vast desert expanses and dramatic river canyons.

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TX Parks Big Bend


The Valais

Located in the southwestern part of the country, the Valais is home to some of the most dramatic scenery in Switzerland and the country's best hiking destinations.

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The Valais Zermatt Saas Fee Gruben Zinal Les Hauderes Arolla

Bernese Oberland

A network of hiking trails, including the famous Alpine Pass Route, traverse the region's high passes, wander through lovely valleys, travel along scenic ridges and climb to stunning viewpoint in the Bernese Alps.

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Bernese Oberland Grindelwald Lauterbrunnen Griesalp Kandersteg Engstlenalp Meiringen Altdorf

Eastern Switzerland

Trails of the Engadine, home to the country's only national park, and Davos, visit interesting villages, climb over scenic passes with stunning views of glacier-clad peaks and travel up tranquil valleys amid rugged peaks.

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East Switz Davos St. Moritz Scuol


The French Alps

Spectacular scenery and marvelous mountain landscapes featuring snow-capped peaks, dramatic glacier and awe-inspiring waterfalls are just some of the highlights the regions has to offer.

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French Alps Chamonix