This 10.5-mile out and back promises wildflower drenched meadows, stunning vistas, and two pristine alpine lakes perfect for a cold dip or sunrise photo op.
Walk along Paint Creek in Yellow River State Forest on this overnight backpacking trip and you'll know it's true: Iowa is rugged. BY KOREY PETERSON
Explore the Superstition Mountains on this overnight across Red Tanks Divide. BY QUINN HARPER
Climb the peak with the infamous moniker "Home of the World's Weather" in winter.
See across the Prairie State from 320-million-year-old sandstone outcrops.
Hike into the core of Indian Peaks Wilderness on this 13.6-mile overnight, which leads past waterfalls to a sunbleached valley and a sweet lakeside campsite.