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Clifftop Camping & Hot Springs in Big Sur

San Francisco / Kirk Creek Campground

Campsite: There is nothing quite like driving or biking along US-1, the Pacific Coast Highway.

George Miller
1287 Saves

Backpack to Silver Lake

Utah / Silver Lake Trail

The trail is 4.1 miles roundtrip gaining almost 1,500 feet for the duration of the adventure. Some parts are exposed, so you can get a fair amount of sun.

Michael Johnston
1229 Saves

Hike Bryce Canyon's Riggs Spring Loop

Utah / Rainbow Point

Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah is a spectacular place. It really has to be seen to be believed.

Jason Shepherd
1164 Saves

Backpack to Sawtooth Lake

Idaho / Iron Creek Trailhead

Sawtooth Lake is "must-see" for Idaho hikers or any outdoor enthusiasts visiting the Sawtooth National Forest.

Dusty Klein
989 Saves

Hike to Winchester Mountain Fire Lookout

Washington / Twin Lakes Trailhead

Winchester Mountain is said to have the greatest reward for least amount of effort in all the North Cascades. One of the last fire-lookouts in the region stands on the summit.

Beau Ramsey
979 Saves

Backpack Lake Catherine and Bag Sunset Peak

Utah / Lake Catherine Trail

Any chance to get into the backcountry of the Wasatch Mountains is worth it. Many people day hike in the area, but not very many backpack in.

Lindsay Daniels
931 Saves

Backpack to Red Pine Lake

Utah / White Pine Trailhead

Red Pine Lake, located in Red Pine Fork of the Wasatch Mountains, is one of the premier hiking and backpacking destinations in Little Cottonwood Canyon.

Sam Watson
824 Saves

Backpack Park Butte

Washington / Park Butte Trail

Looking for somewhere to backpack or capture the Milky Way on the west slope of the Cascades? Look no further than Park Butte. With some of the best views of Mt.

Derek Cook
781 Saves

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