Plan a fun and safe hiking trip with a little help from this REI infographic. Our illustrated map gives you a bird's-eye view of the United States' 11 National Scenic Trails which measure more than 18,753 miles combined. You'll also find tips on what to bring and trail trivia. Outfit yourself with hiking gear from REI before you hit the trail.

U.S. National Scenic Trails Map and Packing Tips

Plan a fun and safe hiking trip with a little help from this REI infographic. Our illustrated map gives you a bird's-eye view of the United States' 11 National Scenic Trails which measure more than 18,753 miles combined. You'll also find tips on what to bring and trail trivia. Outfit yourself with hiking gear from REI before you hit the trail.

43 Hidden Hikes (all around the US!) def will be doing #1

The 43 Best Hidden Hikes in the U.S.

We see people on trails all the time carrying nothing but a small water bottle. Did you know there are actually ten essentials for survival that you are expected to carry in the backcountry? These essentials are supposed to apply even for short day hikes. Below, I’ve analyzed them as daypack essentials, with suggestions for what is necessary, what isn’t, and some small extras you can add to ward off many disasters on the trail.

We see people on trails all the time carrying nothing but a small water bottle. Did you know there are actually ten essentials for survival that you are expected to carry in the backcountry? These essentials are supposed to apply even for short day hikes. Below, I’ve analyzed them as daypack essentials, with suggestions for what is necessary, what isn’t, and some small extras you can add to ward off many disasters on the trail.

Have You Gone Hiking Lately? Learn about great resources from the American Hiking Society and National Geographic to get your family out in the woods and hiking this summer. {part of the Playful Expression Nature Play series on Let Children Play}

Have You Gone Hiking Lately? Learn about great resources from the American Hiking Society and National Geographic to get your family out in the woods and hiking this summer. {part of the Playful Expression Nature Play series on Let Children Play}

John Muir Trail - a 211 mile hike. It is a world famous trail stretching from Yosemite Valley to Mt. Whitney. Overlaps with the PCT.

John Muir Trail - a 211 mile hike. It is a world famous trail stretching from Yosemite Valley to Mt. Whitney. Overlaps with the PCT.

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