Category: Hiking in North America

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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Our 6 Favorite State Parks In California

California is a big and diverse state and it’s home of several unique national parks. Like Sequoia, the land of giant trees, Yosemite, the land of waterfalls or Death Valley, the hottest place on Earth – just to mention the most famous ones. But California has a lot of state parks as well (roughly 200…
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8 Best Hikes In Lassen Volcanic, California

Lassen Volcanic National Park was one of those ones that were not on our bucket list. We simply didn’t know about it previously. We already lived in California for a couple of months when we realized that hey, California not only has redwoods, beaches, deserts and Yosemite, it also has volcanoes! That’s how Lassen Volcanic…
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Mist Falls And Paradise Valley, Sierra Nevada

California’s Kings Canyon National Park is a paradise for long, multi-day backcountry hikes as most part of it is very remote and can’t even be accessed by car. One of the few day hikes is the Paradise Valley Trail to Mist Falls. It’s an easy and beautiful hike and it’s very popular. It’s the start…
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