first step into nature. It’s one of the best ways to enjoy the great outdoors and discover the diverse terrain that comprises the USA. With such an abundance of open space to offer, America has become a hiking hotbed. Weekend warriors across the country are making their way out of the city to see what the hype is all about. Discover ten of the best places to get hiking.
1. Long Trail, Jay Peak Long Trail North: Jay, Vermont
This trail settled in the Green Mountains of Vermont is a true gem that is worth seeing if you are in the Northeast. This 270-mile trail is one of the oldest long-distance hiking trails in the country. This trail stretches through Vermont and all the way to the Canadian border. The 270-mile trail offers plenty of short hikes that encompass all skill levels. Be careful when hiking in inclement weather, as the peak can be dangerous due to its open exposure.