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    Best Long-Distance Hiking Trails in the US

    "Best Hikes Ever: We've covered 245,591 miles of trails in our 37-year history. Here are our 20 all-time favorite trips, plus—shocking!—20 routes we never covered." via Gary Meadowcroft Meadowcroft Meadowcroft Meadowcroft McAdam Magazine

    John Muir Trail — California, U.S. | 16 Astounding Backpacking Trips To Add To Your Bucket List

    America's Most Amazing Hikes - The 8 best places to take a walk on the wild side!

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    John Muir Trail, a 211-mile footpath that winds its way through the grand Sierra Nevada of eastern California

    Our readers agree: the John Muir Trail is the #1 hike that every backpacker should do.

    Within Yosemite there is a cavernous granite dome called Half Dome, and generally it is extremely difficult to get a permit to hike to the top of this dome. If you are on a long-distance hike, however, obtaining permits can be a little easier, which is why a side trip to the Half Dome is highly recommended if you happen to be trekking the John Muir Trail. Photo by Travis Burke

    10 hiking trails - Arizona.

    Great info on hiking Vermont's Long Trail, the oldest long distance hiking trail in the country.

    Photo Gallery: Hiking the John Muir Trail |

    Ten Great Waterfall Hikes — Washington Trails Association

    Some great hiking trails throughout the US! A great way to get out and get moving this summer. @Greatist

    The John Muir Trail is the premier hiking trail in the United States.The trail starts in America's treasure, Yosemite National Park

    Mirror Lake, Yosemite National Park, CA A two-mile trail leads to this lake and surrounding meadow, particularly pretty in early morning.

    Hike to the best views in the Ansel Adams Wilderness on this 22-mile, 2- to 3-day loop that takes in the best of the Pacific Crest and John Muir Trails.

    Iron Creek Trail, Idaho (Best Hikes in America) - You don't really realize how big those trees are until you see the tiny little runner on the trail!

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    John Muir Trail. Hiking that spans 3 national parks