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Trail Mix: East

Perfect Days, Bring Your: Sweet Tooth and Hear This Now.

Rip & Go: Batona Trail, Wharton State Forest, NJ

Follow a river through the surprisingly wild Pine Barrens.

Readers' Choice 2012: Your Neck of the Woods - Northeast Hikes

Snag Big Apple skyline views, tackle four peaks in a day, rack up waterfalls, hike through history on the AT, and climb Vermont's highest peak.

Local Hikes: Northeast

Head out on one of these trails in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.

Readers' Choice 2011: America's Best Hikes

The undisputed local experts—you—chose the top parks, trails, campsites, and weekend getaways from Alaska to Alabama.

Trip Finder: Northeast

Your favorite Northeast hikes—from dayhikes to weekenders to multiday trips.

Readers' Choice: Northeast

Your favorite parks, weekend getaways, peak ascents, campsites, and more in the Northeast.

Rip & Go: Jockey Hollow

Explore quiet forests where George Washington wintered his troops.

America's Scariest Trails: Bloodthirsty Creatures

Bigfoot? He's a softy compared to the other menacing monsters lurking in the woods near you.

NORTHEAST
Special Survey: Best Cities to Raise an Outdoor Kid

Home to the White Mountains, the Appalachian Trail, and easily reachable urban trail networks like Boston's Emerald Necklace, this densely-populated region is small in size but big on recreational potential.

The Appalachian Trail's Kittatinny Ridge

Hike this trail to find peace, stress relief and a tonic to cure your daily routine.

Backpacking, Paddling, and Biking at the Delaware Water Gap

Foliage, lazy canoe waters, and high-ride hiking make the Delaware Water Gap a prime fall destination.

High Points: High Point, New Jersey

You'll find numerous surprises as you explore the lakes, rivers and forests of this highpoint.

Best Backpacking In New Jersey

Our comprehensive guide to the best backpacking you can find in New Jersey.

The View No More

How America's tragedy affected one New Jersey hiker.

Pine Barrens, New Jersey

Wooded trails, tea-colored waters -- and the Jersey Devil.

Delaware Water Gap, New Jersey & Pennsylvania

A peaceful rest stop in the shadow of the nation's largest city.

Boating With Bald Eagles

The typical Delaware River float trip offers the opportunity to spy more bald eagles than people.

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