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Find fields of poppies on this spring-perfect hike in the Chino Hills outside Lake Elsinore.
Score an aerie overlooking the Buffalo River Valley to yourself when you visit Whitaker Point in the offseason.
Walk among giants on this quiet hike past the Grove of Titans and other 300-foot-tall redwood trees.
Visit Georgia's best section of the Appalachian Trail in winter for a crowd-free experience and Blue Ridge vistas frosted in white.
See arches and sea stacks—and no people—when you visit the Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor in winter.
In winter, one of Sequoia National Park's most popular spots gets a much-needed dose of solitude
You don’t have to go far away to get far away in the perfect national park for winter.
This shoulder-season cruiser delivers you to some of the best views in West Texas.
Wander through the world's largest gypsum dune field in New Mexico.
On a four-day traverse through the spectacularly glaciated Coast Mountains, the BACKPACKER team learns—and embraces—the four steps of overcoming adversity.
Only have a few days? Sample the best of the Pacific Crest Trail on this bite-size trip.