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  • LGNC trail
    Winter hiking at the LGNC
    The Lehigh Gap Nature Center (LGNC) is located just north of Slatington between the Appalachian Trail and the Lehigh River along the Kittatinny Ridge (Blue Mountain). This 750-acre refuge was once mostly a barren wasteland caused by industrial...
  • Add these Chattanooga area hikes to the 2015 calendar
    Add these Chattanooga area hikes to the 2015 calendar
    The Chattanooga, Tennessee area is a hiker’s haven. The landscape is dotted with trails for every level of hiker, from paved, easy trails to difficult and ambitious excursions. View the above Slideshow for photos of some great regional hikes...
  • Greater Philadelphia: Winter wellness walking sites
    Greater Philadelphia: Winter wellness walking sites
    Take winter wellness in stride at one of these ideal parks or arboretums. The Philadelphia region offers naturally beautiful sites which are accessible for your brisk walking exercise, as well as, fresh air stress-reducing therapy.Walk among...
  • Nine more great hiking trails in the 909: The Inland Empire strikes back!
    Nine more great hiking trails in the 909: The Inland Empire strikes back!
    The Inland Empire - Riverside, San Beranrdino and the surrounding cities - is one of the most rapidly expanding areas in California, if not the entire country, yet it often finds itself the subject of ridicule from the residents of Los Angeles and...
  • The Ozark Trail Overlook
    Start 2015 right, with a winter hike
    Start the new year with a good hike.The Ozark trailis the place to be, they are having up coming events that you can join,volunteers are invited to join the work. On the first of January they are having a clean up event. Anyone is welcome to join,...
  • Machu Picchu is perfect for hikers of all skill levels
    Hiking to Machu Picchu: An exciting end enjoyable experience
    Hiking to Machu Picchu along Peru's Inca Trail is a coveted activity of adventure travelers from all around the world. The hike typically lasts anywhere from three to five days, depending on the starting point of the hikers and the speed at...
  • Even more L.A. hikes you probably haven't done: Ten overlooked parks and trails
    Even more L.A. hikes you probably haven't done: Ten overlooked parks and trails
    The more you know about Los Angeles and its vicinity, the less you know. The sheer size and diversity of the region provides many options for entertainment, dining, night life and recreation. In the latter category are So Cal's endless...
  • Golden Gate Mule Deer
    Mountain wilderness escape in Golden Gate Canyon State Park
    City dwellers looking for a wilderness escape close to Denver will find thousands of acres of pine forest and trails in Golden Gate Canyon State Park only 30 miles west of Denver between Golden and Boulder, Colorado. The park is truly one of the...
  • Department of Parks and Recreation Trails
    The LA County Department of Parks and Recreation created a great trails website
    The County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation has just given hikers in Los Angeles a significant new resource, trails.lacounty.gov. The map-based website makes it easy to locate and get information about hundreds of miles of hiking...
  • Tom Lowe Trail
    Go for a hike on November 17th, National Take a Hike Day
    There are plenty of hiking opportunities available in our area, from park trails, to rail-trails and even the Appalachian Trail of which 229 miles are in Pennsylvania. Hiking is a great opportunity to get some exercise, see beautiful scenery and...
  • Frenchtown Preserve
    The Frenchtown Preserve
    The Frenchtown Preserve is located in the small town of Frenchtown in Hunterdon County, New Jersey. The 150-acre preserve is part of the Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park and is managed by the NJ Division of Parks and Forestry. The Preserve...
  • Branch on trail
    Pitch-in and help keep our trails clear
    We are blessed with many parks, trails, walking paths and rail-trails in the Lehigh Valley. Trails are usually maintained by township, city, county and state workers, and sometimes with the help of volunteer groups. Many of these trails pass...
  • Mule Deer Does in Colorado
    Wilderness experience in the Pikes Peak area at Mueller State Park
    Pikes Peak area residents seeking a safe wilderness experience for themselves and their families will not be disappointed with an outing to Meuller State Park. 5000 acres of trees and trails and recreational areas await hikers, runners, mountain...
  • Bike for the Bridge
    Bike for the Bridge will help build trail connection in Jim Thorpe, PA
    The 165-mile-long D&L Trail in the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor has a major gap at Jim Thorpe, PA. Construction of a bridge here over the Lehigh River will allow D&L Trail users a much needed connection allowing through...
  • Musconetcong Gorge Preserve
    Hiking at the Musconetcong Gorge Preserve
    The Musconetcong Gorge Preserve is located in Holland Township, west of Bloomsbury in Hunterdon County, New Jersey. This Hunterdon County park encompasses 501 acres of beautiful woods with numerous cascading waterfalls of Scout Run through a...