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Favorite Looking back towards the parking lot and 67.
Intermediate

Iron Mountain Peak Trail #10

5.8 mi 9.4 km • Out and Back • 1,067 ft Ascent 325.19 m Ascent

(33) Poway, CA
Favorite This will be your first glance at Elk Lake heading southeast on The Beaten Path!
Intermediate

The Beaten Path

26.6 mi 42.8 km • Point to Point • 3,806 ft Ascent 1160.12 m Ascent

(10) Red Lodge, MT
Favorite On top of Mt Ida looking southwest you see several valleys as well as Grand Lake and Shadow Mountain Lake in the distance
Intermediate/Difficult

Mount Ida Ascent

9.5 mi 15.3 km • Loop • 2,231 ft Ascent 679.92 m Ascent

(25) Grand Lake, CO
Favorite A beautiful day makes our trek along Rich Creek all the better.
Intermediate

Buffalo Peaks Wilderness Loop

12.3 mi 19.8 km • Loop • 1,921 ft Ascent 585.38 m Ascent

(22) Buena V…, CO
Favorite Looking down on the city from Mt. Tam.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mount Tamalpais from Muir Woods

8.7 mi 13.9 km • Out and Back • 2,416 ft Ascent 736.37 m Ascent

(21) Tamalpa…, CA
Favorite Jordan Cliffs Trail. View of Jordan Pond in the fall.
Intermediate/Difficult

Penobscot Mountain Loop

5.2 mi 8.3 km • Loop • 1,043 ft Ascent 317.8 m Ascent

(24) Bar Harbor, ME
Favorite Reaching the top and a full view of Cassidy Arch.
Intermediate/Difficult

Cassidy Arch

3.2 mi 5.1 km • Out and Back • 734 ft Ascent 223.63 m Ascent

(24) Loa, UT
Favorite The area of the beach that the Torrey Pines State Reserve trails lead to...
Easy/Intermediate

Torrey Pines State Reserve Loop

2.4 mi 3.9 km • Loop • 329 ft Ascent 100.18 m Ascent

(31) Del Mar, CA
Favorite Spectacular view and you might see two or three others.
Difficult

Pyramid Peak - Rocky Canyon Trail

6.5 mi 10.5 km • Loop • 3,915 ft Ascent 1193.24 m Ascent

(20) South L…, CA
Favorite Near Sam's Knob
Intermediate

Sam Knob Loop

9.8 mi 15.7 km • Loop • 1,393 ft Ascent 424.63 m Ascent

(15) Brevard, NC
Favorite Small warm waterfall from upper pool.
Intermediate/Difficult

Arizona Hot Springs (Ringbolt Hot Springs)

5.8 mi 9.4 km • Loop • 1,176 ft Ascent 358.3 m Ascent

(23) Meadview, AZ
Favorite Beginning part of the trail going up.
Intermediate/Difficult

Griffith Peak

9.8 mi 15.7 km • Out and Back • 3,390 ft Ascent 1033.23 m Ascent

(23) Pahrump, NV
Favorite The Peoples Trail - A photo shot of a couple along the Appalachian Trail from atop Max Patch Mountain in Pisgah National Forest. There are many stunning views along the 2,200-mile east coast trail, but nothing quite like the panoramic scene of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Easy/Intermediate

Max Patch Short Loop

1.5 mi 2.4 km • Loop • 242 ft Ascent 73.7 m Ascent

(22) Marshall, NC
Favorite Somewhere after the Roys Peak Lookout.
Intermediate/Difficult

Roy's Peak

9.7 mi 15.6 km • Out and Back • 4,009 ft Ascent 1221.84 m Ascent

(20) Wanaka, NZ
Favorite Night shot of Dark Hollow Falls
Intermediate

Dark Hollow Falls

1.7 mi 2.7 km • Out and Back • 495 ft Ascent 150.91 m Ascent

(31) Stanley, VA
Favorite Cedar arch (or First Arch). The scramble goes up the middle.
Difficult

Rattlesnake Arches and Pollock Bench

16.4 mi 26.4 km • Loop • 2,587 ft Ascent 788.61 m Ascent

(18) Fruita, CO
Favorite Following the leader!
Difficult

San Antonio Falls - Sierra Club Ski Hut - Devil's Backbone

10.8 mi 17.3 km • Loop • 3,810 ft Ascent 1161.35 m Ascent

(21) Mount B…, CA
Favorite Some of the quartz that is present on the Company Mill Trail.
Intermediate

Company Mill Trail

5.1 mi 8.2 km • Point to Point • 382 ft Ascent 116.51 m Ascent

(29) Cary, NC
Favorite Eastside or backside of Baker Dam facing N. Nice reflections in the water. Lots of people taking photos of each other.
Easy

Barker Dam Nature Trail

1.3 mi 2.1 km • Loop • 49 ft Ascent 14.81 m Ascent

(35) Twentyn…, CA
Favorite Beautiful mountain views.
Intermediate

Mt. Lowe Railway Ruins

5.3 mi 8.5 km • Out and Back • 1,344 ft Ascent 409.63 m Ascent

(33) Altadena, CA
Favorite A beautiful cascade greets visitors at the lowest Glen Onoko Run falls.
Difficult

Glen Onoko Falls

1.3 mi 2.1 km • Point to Point • 694 ft Ascent 211.61 m Ascent

(24) Jim Thorpe, PA
Favorite Devil's Playground
Difficult

Pikes Peak Northwest Slopes

6.6 mi 10.6 km • Point to Point • 4,123 ft Ascent 1256.58 m Ascent

(30) Cascade…, CO
Favorite The James Irvine Trail is such a beautiful, well-maintained trail.
Intermediate

James Irvine to Fern Canyon

11.9 mi 19.1 km • Loop • 1,610 ft Ascent 490.67 m Ascent

(18) Crescen…, CA
Favorite Taking in the view of St. Helens and Rainier from just off the Wildwood Trail in Washington Park. Bill Cunningham Photo
Easy/Intermediate

Wildwood Trail - National Recreation Trail

29.7 mi 47.8 km • Point to Point • 2,376 ft Ascent 724.27 m Ascent

(24) Portland, OR
Favorite A view down to Bishop Lake and Saddlerock Lake from the trail just below Bishop Pass.
Intermediate/Difficult

North Lake to South Lake Loop

55.0 mi 88.5 km • Point to Point • 9,037 ft Ascent 2754.56 m Ascent

(6) West Bi…, CA
Favorite Glacier Pass, headed toward Spring Lake.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mineral King Loop

25.6 mi 41.3 km • Loop • 9,101 ft Ascent 2773.89 m Ascent

(13) Three R…, CA
Favorite Mt. Rainier towards the beginning of the Skyline Trail.
Difficult

Camp Muir

8.8 mi 14.1 km • Loop • 4,594 ft Ascent 1400.19 m Ascent

(20) Eatonville, WA
Favorite Mt. Chocorua summit!
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Chocorua - Champney Falls Route

7.2 mi 11.5 km • Out and Back • 2,162 ft Ascent 659.05 m Ascent

(18) Ferncroft, NH
Favorite Along the Peralta Canyon Trail, you'll have a spectacular view of the mountains behind you as you're on your way to Weaver's Needle.
Intermediate/Difficult

Weavers Needle Loop

12.7 mi 20.4 km • Loop • 2,643 ft Ascent 805.52 m Ascent

(17) Gold Camp, AZ
Favorite Temple Crag.
Difficult

Glacier Lodge to Palisade Glacier

17.9 mi 28.8 km • Out and Back • 4,704 ft Ascent 1433.63 m Ascent

(14) Big Pine, CA