Category: Hiking in North America

8 Scenic Hikes In The San Francisco Bay Area, California

Living in the San Francisco Bay Area, we realized how much Californians love the outdoors, going hiking, cycling, surfing or camping. No wonder. California has such pleasant weather all year, and it also has diverse landscapes, a huge selection of coastal and mountain trails. This collection of our favorite scenic trails in the Bay Area…
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10 Very Best Short Hikes In California

We try the impossible: pick 10 (and only 10!) hikes that represent all kinds of beauties found in California. Moreover, we consider only short hikes this time, taking from a few hours to half a day, so they can easily fit in any California road trip itinerary. We’ve spent a wonderful year in California, hiked…
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Which California National Parks Are The Best For You?

California is one of the most diverse states in the USA, moreover, it has weather that makes being outdoors a joy year-round! It has nine amazing national parks. But which one would you like the best? It depends on what you’re looking for and in which season you visit. We’ve lived in California for a…
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10 Best Coastal Hikes In California

We’ve written a lot about great hiking trails in California. But even though we have some posts about specific coastal parks or hikes, we’ve never written a thorough guide to hiking on the California coast. Well, it’s better to do it late than never – here it comes: the best coastal hikes we’ve found in…
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Hiking At Point Reyes National Seashore, California

We’ve already shared tons of our favorite hikes with you from all the different parts of California. But there’s one park we’ve never talked about, in spite of it being one of our favorites. It’s not a national park, not even a state park or preserve. It’s called Point Reyes National Seashore. And it offers…
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Best Winter Hikes In Southern California

Late autumn and winter is probably the only part of the year that’s pleasant for hiking in the otherwise very hot and dry Southern California. And it’s worth taking advantage of the pleasant winter temperatures because the Southern part of California offers quite some special landscapes. We spent some time hiking there both around Thanksgiving…
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15 Stunning Waterfalls From The US

We love nature. And we love waterfalls so much! Okay, the same stands for mountains, alpine lakes, lush green forests or the ocean. But let’s stick to waterfalls for now. Because we want to share our favorites with you from the United States. Because the US has a lot to offer in terms of waterfalls,…
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Our 5 Favorite Short Hikes In The Sierra Nevada, California

We’ve finished our series about the best day hikes in the Sierra Nevada and still we feel that the list is incomplete. Of course, it can never be truly complete as it’s only about the hikes we ourselves know. But even the list of those hikes is far from complete. There were a bunch of…
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Fulfilling A Dream: Our Visit To Glacier National Park

Every traveller can name some places they dream about since their childhood. And European children like us, of course, dream about faraway places in America and Australia. For Csaba it was Florida, Hawaii, Sydney and New York. For me it was the Great Barrier Reef, Chile, Yellowstone, Yosemite and Glacier National Parks. A little child…
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