The biggest perk of working for BACKPACKER: We get to hike. A lot. Over the course of this year, we trekked our way across the United States and six different countries, logging more trail miles and nights in camp than we could count. But a few stood out. We asked our staff for their single favorite hike of the year; these were the days outside that we'll still be thinking about in 2019.
Perfect 10: North America's 10 Most Memorable Hikes
Ten trails. Ten unmatched miles each. Get maximum bang for each boot step on hikes that our most-traveled contributors call their all-time favorites.