August 18, 2019

top 10 day hikes worldwide

For at least 10 years we’ve hemmed and hawed trying to come up with a defendable list of the best day hikes around the world. Here’s (finally) our first draft. Two from Norway! Each is unique. Unforgettable. Each just might change your life. top 10 day hikes #1) Harder Ridge, Interlaken, Switzerland #2) Besseggen Ridge, Norway […]

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planning for Nepal November 2019

by BestHike editor Rick McCharles I’ve hiked most of the major trails you can do independently in Nepal. What next? The Royal Trek Khopra Ridge Trek Makalu Base Camp I’d fly to Pokhara, avoiding polluted Kathmandu. The Royal Trek maximum altitude 1730m foothills of Annapurna, north of Pokhara great views of Fishtail, when weather permits […]

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20 great hikes worldwide

Looks quite a good list. I’ve done 6 of these myself. All excellent. Torres del Paine W Trek, Chile Markha Valley Trek, India Bechler River Trail, Yellowstone National Park, USA Tok Tokkie Trails, Namibia Carros de Foc, Pyrenees, Spain Inca Trail, Peru Lost City, Columbia Camino de Santiago, Spain Mt. Rinjani, Indonesia King’s Peak, Utah, […]

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great U.S. National Park hikes

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Cable Mountain, Zion, Utah

We’ve added Cable Mountain to our list of Best Hikes in North America. Zion National Park is a wonder. Max DesMarais: Zion National Park is known for its incredible beauty. Those looking for great hikes never miss out on the most popular hikes, Angel’s Landing, and Observation Point, but Zion has more to offer. If you are […]

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Inspired to hike

Photo by Tim Tiedemann on Unsplash.

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Collegiate Loop – 160 Miles in the high Colorado Rockies

TROY ZOHNER: … The route travels around the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness, using two of Colorado’s best known trails, the Colorado Trail (CT) and the Continental Divide Trail (CDT). The CT is known as the Collegiate East and the CDT is the Collegiate West. The trail passes by a dozen 14,000-foot summits along the way while […]

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Manaslu Circuit, Nepal

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Ursack AllMitey bear bag

I use an Ursack on every overnight trip — except where a Bear Vault is required. In fact I have two Ursacks and have carried both on longer trips for greater capacity. Next time I need to replace one of those I’ll go with the best of their product line, the Ursack AllMitey. 10.6 liters Spectra […]

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10 great hikes around the world

MojoTravels selected: #10: Everest Base Camp Trek #9: The Trek to Petra #8: Routeburn Track #7: Kungsleden #6: The Torres del Paine “W” Circuit #5: Kalalau Trail #4: Tour du Mont Blanc #3, #2, #1 . . .?? Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

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