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Backpacker Magazine – March 2014
These 17 trips ripen early. Dust off your boots to revel in mild temperatures, vibrant wildflowers, precious solitude, and far-reaching vistas unobscured by thick summer foliage.
Philadelphia, PA Get “back to nature” on New Jersey’s Batona Trail with an easy, 17.6-mile, two-night shuttle hike that offers spring-blooming orchids and sundews. Info; 1 hour drive