Hit the trail with your kids on these family-friendly hikes all over the country.
Cooler days mean fewer crowds and bugs—and riots of leafy color. Here are 38 fall-weekend classics near you.
Clear the schedule for next Saturday (and the rest of the year). We partnered with regional hiking clubs in 50 cities to bring you the country's top 121 local trails.
Hit the trail, then hit the oh-so-soft mattress at one of these hiker-friendly lodges.
Tick off these life list hikes in Washington, Oregon, California, and Alaska.
For dayhikes and light overnights, strap on the simple and smartly configured Deuter Speed Lite 30 pack.
Catch this national park's brightest fall foliage on a short stroll or an all-day epic.
Nine ways to get your cascade fix from Tennessee to Montana.
Here's longtime ranger Jim Wheeler's plan for an eye-popping adventure among the ancients.
Many people think exploring this 91,440-acre desert park is all about dodging the tall, spiny cacti that earned the place its name. But Southern Arizona Hiking Club guide Steve Singkofer knows better. His favorite 20.3-mile route - including a 4,500-foot climb - reaches overlooks of Tucson and far beyond.
Whether you've got hours or weeks, here's where to go for the birds.