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Category: Hiking & Backpacking

Grab your family and hit the trails all across the United States.  Explore the beauty of the woods, the desert, or the snow and experience a great hiking adventure outdoors.

A surfer emerges from the ocean at sunset

Exploring San Diego’s Wild Side

Discover natural treasures in SoCal’s favorite playground

As a kid growing up in San Diego, many of my summers and weekends were filled with family beach trips and Boy Scout campouts in the local area. There seemed to be no limit to the shores, hiking trails and museums to explore as a dorky youngster. Enjoying San Diego’s Natural Treasures seemed endless. I’ve
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Autumn sunrise in the Smoky Mountains National Park.

Camping in the Smoky Mountains

Celebrated as one of the most beautiful places on earth, this Great Smoky Mountains National Park abounds with stunning biodiversity and expansive views. Before you begin on your epic hiking adventure, visit one or all of the five visitor centers. Four are located within the national park at Cades Cove, Oconaluftee, Sugarlands and Clingmans Dome.
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