Emily HaggarExplorer

One half mountain adventurer and one half creative entrepreneur. Live the life you want to live, not the one you're supposed to live. IG: @lifeinthemtns + farandwild.ca + mountainlove.ca

Explore Lillooet Lake

Lytton, Canada

Lillooet Lake sits at the bottom of the Duffey Lake Road, just past the village of Mt Currie.

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Hiking Convict Lake

Mono County, California

In 1871, a group of inmates escaped from a prison and were ambushed near the lake by a posse who had tracked them down.

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Snowshoe and Camp at Skyline Lake

Leavenworth, Washington

This 2.5 mile roundtrip hike with a little over 1,000 feet of elevation gain is a great winter trip for beginners.

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Hike Broken Top Mountain

Deschutes County, Oregon

The hike takes you along a glacial lake and to unbeatable mountain views at the end. It’s a hidden gem! The trail isn’t marked and the best way to get there is know someone that’s been before.

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Hike Above Black Lake to an Alpine Paradise

Estes Park, Colorado

Begin at the popular Glacier Gorge trailhead along Bear Lake Road in Rocky Mountain National Park. Arrive VERY early for parking as the lot typically fills by 7:30 am.

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Backpack the Ice Lakes Trail

Durango, Colorado

Just north of Silverton, CO, lies the South Mineral Valley which is reachable down a well maintained, and paved dirt road and ends in the South Mineral Campground.

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Hike to the Big Four Ice Caves

Granite Falls, Washington

Disclaimer: Hiking into the caves is extremely dangerous as there is potential for the ice to fall.

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Hike Gothic Basin

Granite Falls, Washington

Looking for a hike that will make you feel like you're in a foreign landscape, but don't have to deal with that far of a drive? Then consider hiking Gothic Basin.

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Hike Point Reyes' Chimney Rock

Inverness, California

Chimney Rock is a 1.8 mile out-and-back, single-track trail. The trailhead gets crowded (even on weekdays) with amateur and professional photographers, as well as nature lovers clutching field guides.

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Hike to the Summit of Mt. Tamalpais

Mill Valley, California

Mt. Tam is a large park with plenty of amazing viewpoints, but the East routes and the East Peak are best for sunsets.

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Photograph Antelope Canyon

Page, Arizona

Antelope Canyon is the most-visited and most-photographed slot canyon in the American Southwest. It is located on Navajo land near Page, Arizona, and requires you to book a tour guide.

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Hike to Taft Point


Taft Point is such an amazing and different view of the Yosemite Valley. If you're lucky and you time it right, you'll also experience complete solitude.

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Summit Storm Peak and Mount Lady Washington

Estes Park, Colorado

This adventure began at the Longs Peak trailhead in southeastern Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. I followed the Longs Peak trail for 6 miles to the Boulderfield backcountry camping area.

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Climbing in the Lone Peak Cirque

Sandy, Utah

Lone Peak reaches 11,253 feet at its summit. It's alpine feel is unique as it stands above the busy city below. While this gem is one of the highlights in the Wasatch range, it must be earned.

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