Navajo Garden Loop, Utah
Full-moon hike through Utah canyons
Fairyland, Bryce Canyon
Hike Delicate Arch in Arches National Park, Utah
Take a deep breath and go for the highest peak in Colorado, Mt. Elbert at 14,440 ft. Or show your election year spirit by climbing a politically christened 14-er: Mt. Lincoln (14,286 feet), Mt. Wilson (14,246 feet) or Mt. Democrat (14,148 feet).
Cross (at least part of) the Pacific Coast Trail off your bucket list this summer.
The road to (and beyond) Hana brims with waterfalls plummeting by the pavement, such as 80-foot Wailua Falls.
Redwood Regional Park, Oakland On a clear day, the hiking trails afford views of San Francisco to the west and Mount Diablo in the east.
Where to camp in autumn
Half Dome, Yosemite National Park, CA
Travel guide to Yosemite in the spring
The Bisti Badlands
Zion National Park Angels Landing trail
Wildwood Trail, Portland, OR
Maroon Bells, Aspen, CO
How to catch Anza-Borrego Desert State Park at its glorious peak
Coastal Hikes in Pacifica, California
Sunshine blooms at Point ReyesUncommon flowers brighten ocean bluffs along a West Marin hike
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Lanikai Pillbox Trail, Oahu, HI: The short (two-mile round-trip) but steep trail takes you up to World War II–era bunkers and an Imax-worthy view of windward Oahu.
Mirror Lake, Yosemite National Park, CA A two-mile trail leads to this lake and surrounding meadow, particularly pretty in early morning.