Hiking 101

Hit the trails for the easiest--and cheapest--way to get a workout. Your reward? Fantastic views and better health. Here's how to get started.


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Get Fit With Hiking

Get Fit With Hiking

One of the best ways to get in shape is to head out for a hike. Consider these tips when training, packing and fueling.

How to Pick the Right Hiking Shoes

How to Pick the Right Hiking Shoes

Check out this guide for picking the right shoes for your next one day to multi-day hike.

Tips for the Trail: Hiking Boots, Camping Gear and More

Tips for the Trail: Hiking Boots, Camping Gear and More

Planning well can mean the difference between a horrendous hike and a terrific trek. Pack smart with these tips.

Safe Backcountry Hiking<br>Retired Park Rangers Give Advice

Safe Backcountry HikingRetired Park Rangers Give Advice

From what to keep in your first-aid kit to knowing when to hug a tree, here's how to stay safe in the backcountry.

4 Tips for Hiking With Your Dog

4 Tips for Hiking With Your Dog

Hiking with your dog may be easier said than done. Follow these quick tips to find a park, pack the essentials and more.

Top 50 Hiking Trails

Top 50 Hiking Trails

Be sure to pack your hiking shoes and trekking poles, these campgrounds offer access to well-maintained trails and impressive scenery.

Hiking Gear

Follow this quick guide for picking the right gear and making the most of your next hiking adventure.


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