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Backpack to Silver Lake

Provo, Utah

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.

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Hike Bryce Canyon's Riggs Spring Loop

Kane County, Utah

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

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Clifftop Camping & Hot Springs in Big Sur

Big Sur, California

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

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Backpack to Sawtooth Lake

Lowman, Idaho

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

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Hike to Winchester Mountain Fire Lookout

Whatcom County, Washington

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.

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Hike McAfee Knob

Troutville, Virginia

From the parking lot on RT311: Cross the road and pick up the white blazed AT headed north. In about .4 miles you will reach an information kiosk where you will continue on the AT.

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Backpack to Red Pine Lake

Sandy, Utah

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.

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Backpack Lake Catherine and Bag Sunset Peak

Salt Lake City, Utah

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.

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