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Favorite Arches National Park, UT. Getting some early season hiking in!
Intermediate

Delicate Arch Trail

3.1 mi 5.0 km • Out and Back • 567 ft Ascent 172.71 m Ascent

(223) Moab, UT
Favorite Mount LeConte after a winter storm on the AT. Clouds hug the ridges and hoarfrost covers the trees.
Intermediate

Charlies Bunion Out and Back

8.0 mi 12.8 km • Loop • 1,632 ft Ascent 497.37 m Ascent

(85) Gatlinburg, TN
Favorite Coming down Bright Angel.
Difficult

South Kaibab/Bright Angel Loop

21.6 mi 34.7 km • Loop • 4,968 ft Ascent 1514.22 m Ascent

(62) Grand C…, AZ
Favorite Hanging Lake
Intermediate

Hanging Lake

2.6 mi 4.2 km • Out and Back • 1,037 ft Ascent 316.17 m Ascent

(116) Glenwoo…, CO
Favorite View below the Chimney Tops.
Intermediate/Difficult

Chimney Tops Trail

4.2 mi 6.7 km • Out and Back • 1,420 ft Ascent 432.7 m Ascent

(99) Gatlinburg, TN
Favorite Zion Canyon Overlook with Rainbow
Easy/Intermediate

Canyon Overlook Trail

0.7 mi 1.2 km • Loop • 101 ft Ascent 30.81 m Ascent

(84) Springdale, UT
Favorite A rather inquisitive pika.  Unusual considering they are pretty skittish
Intermediate/Difficult

Chasm Lake

8.2 mi 13.3 km • Out and Back • 2,766 ft Ascent 843.04 m Ascent

(76) Estes Park, CO
Favorite It feels like there are more than 3 defined waterfalls along this trail.
Intermediate

Ouzel Falls & Back

5.3 mi 8.5 km • Out and Back • 921 ft Ascent 280.83 m Ascent

(96) Estes Park, CO
Favorite A snowy start of the Mesa Trail looking at the first Flatiron.
Intermediate/Difficult

Royal Arch Out and Back

3.3 mi 5.3 km • Out and Back • 1,311 ft Ascent 399.74 m Ascent

(145) Boulder, CO
Favorite South Boulder Creek
Intermediate/Difficult

Walker Ranch

7.6 mi 12.3 km • Loop • 1,594 ft Ascent 485.95 m Ascent

(118) Coal Creek, CO
Favorite Lost Mine Trail looking south down Pine Canyon
Intermediate

Lost Mine Trail

4.6 mi 7.4 km • Loop • 1,066 ft Ascent 324.93 m Ascent

(76) Big Ben…, TX
Favorite South Falls shrouded by fall leaves.
Intermediate

Trail of Ten Falls

7.8 mi 12.5 km • Loop • 1,062 ft Ascent 323.62 m Ascent

(75) Lyons, OR
Favorite The "sighting disc" at the top of Green Mountain.  Line up the pins so you know what mountain you're looking at.
Intermediate/Difficult

Green Mountain via Ranger/Saddle Rock Loop

4.9 mi 7.9 km • Loop • 2,305 ft Ascent 702.5 m Ascent

(77) Boulder, CO
Favorite Colchuck Lake
Difficult

Enchantments Traverse

19.1 mi 30.8 km • Point to Point • 4,556 ft Ascent 1388.81 m Ascent

(65) Leavenw…, WA
Favorite The exposed scrambling to the true summit of Mount Si - caution advised! Fun if you know what you're doing, but it would be very unpleasant if wet.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Si

6.6 mi 10.7 km • Out and Back • 3,281 ft Ascent 1000.02 m Ascent

(107) Tanner, WA
Favorite Bear blocking the trail!
Intermediate

Section 16/Palmer Loop

5.9 mi 9.6 km • Loop • 1,287 ft Ascent 392.19 m Ascent

(70) Manitou…, CO
Favorite Afternoon sun streaming through the trees on the Crest Trail.
Difficult

Mount Mitchell - Black Mountain Crest Trail #179

12.1 mi 19.5 km • Point to Point • 5,010 ft Ascent 1526.98 m Ascent

(48) Burnsville, NC
Favorite Winding Stairs section of the Eagle Rock Loop
Intermediate/Difficult

ERL- Eagle Rock Loop

25.5 mi 41.0 km • Loop • 2,505 ft Ascent 763.42 m Ascent

(66) Dierks, AR
Favorite Eaton Canyon Fall
Easy/Intermediate

Eaton Falls

3.6 mi 5.8 km • Out and Back • 382 ft Ascent 116.53 m Ascent

(85) Altadena, CA
Favorite Coming down Bright Angel.
Intermediate/Difficult

Rim-to-Rim-to-Rim (R2R2R)

47.5 mi 76.5 km • Out and Back • 10,919 ft Ascent 3328.07 m Ascent

(42) Grand C…, AZ
Favorite The Upper and Lower Yosemite Falls
Easy

Lower Yosemite Fall Trail

1.0 mi 1.6 km • Loop • 75 ft Ascent 22.74 m Ascent

(107) Yosemit…, CA
Favorite Enjoy a beautiful view of where the gorge carves through the mountains by sitting on one of the cliff edges along the Shortoff Mountain Trail.
Difficult

Linville Gorge Wilderness Loop

21.9 mi 35.2 km • Loop • 4,723 ft Ascent 1439.6 m Ascent

(50) Glen Al…, NC
Favorite Boat Mesa from Rim Trail
Intermediate

Fairyland Loop

8.1 mi 13.1 km • Loop • 1,460 ft Ascent 444.86 m Ascent

(69) Panguitch, UT
Favorite Looking down the mountain from Mt. Bierstadt Trail
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Bierstadt – West Slopes

7.2 mi 11.6 km • Loop • 2,625 ft Ascent 800.22 m Ascent

(87) Georgetown, CO
Favorite Sunrise from Mt Saintas
Intermediate/Difficult

Mount Sanitas Loop

3.2 mi 5.2 km • Loop • 1,281 ft Ascent 390.4 m Ascent

(102) Boulder, CO
Favorite Top of Mount Elbert Looking at Mount Massive
Intermediate/Difficult

Mt. Elbert

8.9 mi 14.4 km • Loop • 4,410 ft Ascent 1344.26 m Ascent

(68) Leadvil…, CO
Favorite Looking at the Continental Divide from the trail from Granite Park Chalet on the way to the Loop.
Intermediate

Highline to The Loop

11.7 mi 18.8 km • Point to Point • 1,183 ft Ascent 360.66 m Ascent

(65) Red Roc…, MT
Favorite View of Hidden Lake taken from the lookout at the top of the trail.
Intermediate

Hidden Lake Overlook

2.7 mi 4.3 km • Out and Back • 490 ft Ascent 149.25 m Ascent

(71) Red Roc…, MT
Favorite Sunset from The Window trailhead
Intermediate

Window Trail

5.6 mi 9.1 km • Out and Back • 914 ft Ascent 278.58 m Ascent

(73) Big Ben…, TX
Favorite At the Base of the Peaks with permission from Hobbes7714 Photo Credit: Andrew Wahr  Link: https://twitter.com/WahrAndrew
Easy/Intermediate

Jenny Lake

7.3 mi 11.8 km • Loop • 385 ft Ascent 117.35 m Ascent

(70) Jackson, WY