The little-known Ouachita Trail ranked third among the long trails for solitude.
If any long trail is likely to induce a headache, it's the Colorado Trail.
It's the longest stretch of virgin coastline left in the Lower 48. But that's just one of many reasons to hike it.
This magnificent trail travels through three California parks while showcasing the natural wonders Muir worked to preserve.
The famed peaks of the Appalachian chain entice some 2,500 people to attempt the thru-hike each year.
The challenge of Vermont's Long Trail will cure what ails you.
A whale of a Minnesota trail beside a Great Lake.
Mind-bending views, close-up wildlife encounters.
Take along your plant guidebooks for this flora-filled treasure.
Can you tackle our readers' favorite long trail? Test your hiking mettle against the Continental Divide Trail.