The best hiking trail in every state

From expansive mountain ranges to never-ending prairies, the beauty found in the United States is endless. In fact, there’s so much to see and experience that it can be difficult to know where to begin.

To give you a jumpstart on your next nationwide adventure, we’ve laid out the best scenic hike in every state for you to check out when you’re in the area.

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Alabama: Noccalula Falls

Sporting impressive sights, not the least of which is the waterfall that the trail is named after, it’s a popular 2.5-mile hike for folks looking to get out of the city and into the wild.

Alaska: Harding Ice Field Trail

The trail brings you through several different ecosystems within the span of 8.2 miles, and is labeled as strenuous due to the substantial gains in vertical elevation.

Arizona: South Kaibab Trail

The Grand Canyon is home to many impressive hiking trails, many of which take at least one full day to complete, if not more.

Arkansas: Rock House Lookout Trail

The Rock House cave is a popular destination along the trail, but don’t miss out on the actual lookout too. From the top, you’ll have an exceptional view of the surrounding cliffs and valley below.


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