Hiking

Hiking
  1. Balmoral to Taronga Zoo via Chowder Bay

    Hiking
    Easy | 2hrs | Approx. 6km
    This scenic walk take you from the iconic Balmoral Beach to Taronga Zoo along Sydney Harbour, with spectacular views and historic sites to see along the way. This description is…
    Balmoral to Taronga Zoo via Chowder Bay
  2. The Cobblers and Waterrun (Coast Track)

    Hiking
    Easy | 1hr return | 3-4km
    The Cobblers and surrounding cliffs are one of the best viewing points for whale watching within the Royal National Park. Part of the Coast Track, this walk offers stunning views…
    The Cobblers and Waterrun (Coast Track)
  3. Canoe Creek Track

    Hiking
    Hard | 4-5 hours return | 7km return
    This hike gives you access to the spectacular Colo Gorge and is one of few starting points for liloing and canoeing down the Colo River.
    Canoe Creek Track
  4. Anak Mountain

    Hiking
    Moderate | 5 hours | 5 miles
    A charming hike and climb, for total immersion in the wilderness.
    Anak Mountain
  5. Bogd Khaan Mountain and Oovo Trail

    Hiking
    Easy-Moderate | 3 hours | 2.5 miles (4km)
    An easy hike just outside the capital, a welcome break from the hustle and bustle.
    Bogd Khaan Mountain and Oovo Trail
  6. Five Falls of Hata Go-Taki

    Hiking
    Easy | 4-6 hours |
    Ichi, ni, san, shi, go! If you’re in Tokushima and you enjoy nature, why not visit the 5 falls of Hata Go-Taki (ハ多五滝)? It’s not that far from the city…
    Five Falls of Hata Go-Taki
  7. Forest Path (Royal National Park)

    Hiking
    Easy | 3.5-4 hours | 10km from Waterfall station, 5 km if parking at Foster's Flat.
    The Forest Path is an easy hike through temperate and subtropical rainforest. The path circumnavigates Forest Island which is actually a hill that is almost surrounded by the Hacking River…
    Forest Path (Royal National Park)
  8. Whiterocks Trail

    Hiking
    Easy | 1 hour | 0.5 miles round trip to the amphitheater. 2 miles from the Whiterocks trail to the junction with the Lava Flow trail.
    If you love climbing on slickrock, then you should make it a point to visit Whiterocks Trail in Snow Canyon if you're near the St. George area. There is a…
    Whiterocks Trail
  9. Tung Chung to Tai O

    Hiking
    Moderate | 3 - 3.5 hours | 14 km
    Tung Chung to Tai O hiking trail may be considered as more of a walk than a hike as the trail is predominantly flat and mainly paved, except for the…
    Tung Chung to Tai O
  10. Palm Jungle and Burning Palms Beach

    Hiking
    Moderate | 4-4.5 hours | 11km
    A very scenic walk along the coast through a palm forest to a nice beach.
    Palm Jungle and Burning Palms Beach
  11. Hong Kong Trail Stage 2

    Hiking
    Easy | 1 hour | 4.5 klm
    Hong Kong Trail covers 8 stages with a total length of 50km. In its entirety it offers views of almost all of Hong Kong Island and for the avid hiker…
    Hong Kong Trail Stage 2
  12. Hong Kong Trail Stage 1

    Hiking
    Easy | 1.5 hours | 7 km
    Hong Kong Trail covers 8 stages with a total length of 50km. In its entirety it offers views of almost all of Hong Kong Island and for the avid hiker…
    Hong Kong Trail Stage 1
  13. Victoria Peak Loop Trail

    Hiking
    Easy | 45 mins | 3.5 km
    Victoria Peak is a common place for tourists as The Peak Lookout tower offers extraordinary views of the city below both on Hong Kong Island and over in Kowloon, with…
    Victoria Peak Loop Trail
  14. Butterfly Trail (Snow Canyon)

    Hiking
    Easy | | 2 miles
    The Butterfly Trail is a gentle, kid-friendly hike with some gorgeous views of Snow Canyon and of the Petrified Dunes. The trail itself starts at the parking lot off of…
    Butterfly Trail (Snow Canyon)
  15. Double O Arch

    Hiking
    Moderate | 1-2 hours | 4 miles roundtrip
    Less than a mile beyond Landscape Arch lies the second biggest Arch in Arches National Park, Double O Arch, with the larger of the two arches comprising this double arch…
    Double O Arch
  16. Loafer Mountain and Santaquin Peak

    Hiking
    Moderate-Strenuous | | 11 miles round trip (4.5 miles to the peaks)
    Moderately hard mountain hike that lets you summit two separate peaks with views of Utah Valley, Wasatch Mountains, and the West Desert/Great Basin. From start to finish you will enjoy…
    Loafer Mountain and Santaquin Peak
  17. Mt Timpanogos Summit via Timpooneke Trail

    Hiking
    Strenuous | | 15 Miles
    Strenuous hike over a well maintained trail with unsurpassed beauty of waterfalls, alpine lakes, and fields of autumn wildflowers. You will see great views from the top across Heber, Utah,…
    Mt Timpanogos Summit via Timpooneke Trail
  18. Mt Timpanogos Summit via Aspen Grove

    Hiking
    Strenuous | 6-8 hours to summit | 6.5 miles to the summit
    Hiking to the summit of Mt Timpanogos from Aspen Grove will lead you through lush vegetation, beautiful waterfalls, stunning cliffs, and trickling springs. It is steeper than the route starting…
    Mt Timpanogos Summit via Aspen Grove
  19. White Baldy (from Silver Lake)

    Hiking
    Strenuous | 3-5 hours | 1.6 miles from Silver Lake, 3.8 miles from Silver Lake Flats trailhead
    The hike to the top of White Baldy from Silver Lake is one of the most breathtaking hikes with unique and stunning views a hiker could want. There is barely…
    White Baldy (from Silver Lake)
  20. Lantau Trail Stages 5 and 6

    Hiking
    Strenuous | 3 hours | 10km
    Lantau Trail covers 12 stages with a total length of 70km. It offers some superb views of Lantau Island and other Outlying Islands. Wildlife is abundant with common sightings of…
    Lantau Trail Stages 5 and 6
  21. Silver Lake (American Fork Canyon)

    Hiking
    Moderate | 2-5 hours roundtrip | 4.4 miles round trip
    Hikers travelling to Silver Lake will encounter a luscious forested canyon, a bubbling brook (Silver Creek), and a stunning alpine lake at the end. This trail gains 1450 feet over…
    Silver Lake (American Fork Canyon)
  22. Provo Peak

    Hiking
    Strenuous | 5-7 hours | 3.2 miles round trip
    Provo Peak is on the ridge behind Y-Mountain, and therefore often overlooked, although it is much higher from the valley floor than the surrounding mountains and can easily be seen…
    Provo Peak
  23. Mt. Ryokami (両神山)

    Hiking
    Moderate | |
    Mt. Ryokami is an ancient, rocky peak sitting on the border of Gunma and Saitama Prefectures. The top offers wonderful panoramic views of the surrounding mountainous landscape and is a…
    Mt. Ryokami (両神山)
  24. Mt. Akagi (赤城山)

    Hiking
    Easy-Moderate | |
    Mt. Akagi is a gentle, docile peak surrounding a scenic lake. Its easy access from Tokyo brings the car-driving crowds in the summer.
    Mt. Akagi (赤城山)
  25. Mt. Nasu (那須岳)

    Hiking
    Easy | |
    Mt. Nasu is an active volcano located on the border of Tochigi and Fukushima Prefectures. Popular with families and school trips, the mountain features picturesque scenery and a hut with…
    Mt. Nasu (那須岳)
  26. Mt. Kobushi (甲武信岳)

    Hiking
    Moderate - Strenuous | |
    Mt. Kobushi is a pointy peak straddling the border of Yamanashi and Saitama prefectures. The views out to Mt. Fuji are superb and the fall colors breathtaking.
    Mt. Kobushi (甲武信岳)
  27. Mt. Oku-shirane (奥白根山)

    Hiking
    Moderate | |
    Mt. Shirane is the crown jewel of the Nikko area. Situated on the Gunma/Tochigi prefectural border and just north of Lake Shuzenji, the peak offers beautiful volcanic lakes, stunning views…
    Mt. Oku-shirane (奥白根山)
  28. Mt. Nantai (男体山)

    Hiking
    Moderate - Strenuous | |
    Mt. Nantai is the Mt. Fuji of the Nikko area. Its easy access makes it one of the most popular hikes in the Kanto area, so be prepared for crowds…
    Mt. Nantai (男体山)
  29. Mt. Kinpu (金峰山)

    Hiking
    Moderate | |
    Mt. Kinpu, straddling the Nagano-Yamanashi prefectural border, is a majestic peak with superb panoramic views of the surrounding countryside (including Mt. Fuji) and a quaint shrine on the rocky summit.
    Mt. Kinpu (金峰山)
  30. Mt. Tanzawa (丹沢山)

    Hiking
    Moderate | |
    Mt. Tanzawa is a wonderful series of rolling hills located just west of Yokohama. The night views of Tokyo are incredible, as is the unobstructed view of Mt. Fuji.
    Mt. Tanzawa (丹沢山)
  31. Mt. Tsukuba (筑波山)

    Hiking
    Easy-Moderate | |
    Mt. Tsukuba is one of the easiest of the venerable Hyakumeizan to climb, and surprisingly close to Tokyo.
    Mt. Tsukuba (筑波山)
  32. Mt. Daibosatsu (大菩薩岳)

    Hiking
    Easy-Moderate | |
    Mt. Daibosatsu is a pleasant day hike through virgin forest, with magnificent views of Mt. Fuji and the Minami Alps. Its easy access from Tokyo makes it quite popular on…
    Mt. Daibosatsu (大菩薩岳)
  33. Mt. Amagi (天城山)

    Hiking
    Easy | |
    Mt. Amagi is the highest point on the Izu Peninsula, offering beautiful virgin forests and a great view of Mt. Fuji.
    Mt. Amagi (天城山)
  34. Mt. Hiuchi (燧岳)

    Hiking
    Strenuous | |
    Mt. Hiuchi is officially the tallest peak in the Tohoku region (although it’s just barely in Tohoku) and the crown jewel of Oze National Park. The reflections in Oze numa…
    Mt. Hiuchi (燧岳)
  35. Angels Landing

    Hiking
    Moderate | | 5 Miles (8 km) round trip
    Moderate Hike with a lot of switchbacks and tall cliffs along the trail which lead to one of the best views of Zion's National Park. Definitely not for the faint…
    Angels Landing
  36. Hidden Canyon

    Hiking
    Moderate | | 4.5 miles (7.2 km) round trip
    Very fun, but steep, moderate hike through a slot canyon in Zion National Park that includes some slight bouldering, sandstone caves, and two freestanding arches.
    Hidden Canyon
  37. Red Cliffs Nature Trail

    Hiking
    Easy | | About 1 mile (1.6km) round trip.
    Short, scenic and fun, this little trail leads from the campground at Red Cliffs Recreation Area into a narrow canyon beside a small stream.
    Red Cliffs Nature Trail
  38. Cinder Cone

    Hiking
    Moderate | 30-45 minutes | 1.5 miles (2.4 km) round trip
    If you ever wanted to climb a volcano and still be in sight of civilization, here is your chance. This moderate hike will give you great views from the summit.
    Cinder Cone
  39. Jenny's Canyon Trail

    Hiking
    Easy | 10-20 minutes | 0.5 Miles (0.8 km) Round Trip
    Jenny's Canyon Trail is the shortest hike in the beautiful Snow Canyon, near St. George, making it a perfect hike for small children. The destination here is a mini-slot canyon,…
    Jenny's Canyon Trail
  40. Mt. Kumotori (雲取山)

    Hiking
    Easy-Moderate | |
    Mt. Kumotori is the highest peak in the Tokyo Metropolitan area, and part of Chichibu-Tama-Kai National Park. The views out to Mt. Fuji aren’t half bad either.
    Mt. Kumotori (雲取山)
  41. Mt. Mizugaki (瑞牆山)

    Hiking
    Easy-Moderate | |
    Mt. Mizugaki wins the auspicious distinction of having the most difficult kanji of all the Hyakumeizan. The peak features unique rock formations and superb views of the surrounding mountainous landscape.
    Mt. Mizugaki (瑞牆山)
  42. Upheaval Dome

    Hiking
    Loop – Strenuous; Overlooks – Moderate | 6-7 hours | 12 Mile (19 km) loop, 1.5 Miles (2.4 km) to overlooks
    Awe striking desert hike around an ancient Meteor Crater or collapsed Salt Dome (geologists are still arguing this point). A great full day hike or quick in and out "looksee"…
    Upheaval Dome
  43. Behind the Rocks/Hidden Valley

    Hiking
    Moderate | | 5 Miles (8 km)
    Great Hike to get away from the Moab "tourist" crowd with awesome rock formations.
    Behind the Rocks/Hidden Valley
  44. Park Avenue

    Hiking
    Easy-Moderate | | 1Mile (1.6 km)
    Wonderful short kid friendly hike leading through a small canyon bottom with towering skyscraper rocks.
    Park Avenue
  45. Delicate Arch

    Hiking
    Moderate | 2-3 hours | 3 miles (4.8 km)
    Arguably the most recognized rock arch in the world, Delicate Arch is a wonder to behold. Not only is the Delicate Arch amazing, the hike through the great Utah slick…
    Delicate Arch
  46. Delano Peak (Tushar Mountains)

    Hiking
    Easy-Moderate | | 4 miles (6.5km) round trip
    Short and moderate hike to the highest peak in the Tushar Mountains of Central Utah and home to herds of Elk, Deer, and Mountain Goats. Easy hike for older kids!
    Delano Peak (Tushar Mountains)
  47. Big Rock Candy Mountain (Sevier Canyon)

    Hiking
    Easy | | Up to 6.75 (10.85 km) miles one way
    Longer kid friendly paved canyon trail through a picturesque twisty canyon arriving at Big Rock Candy Mountain.
    Big Rock Candy Mountain (Sevier Canyon)
  48. The Grotto (Payson Canyon)

    Hiking
    Easy | | 0.6 miles (1km)
    Easy kid friendly hike with a beautiful rock grotto pool with a waterfall. This hike is a great way to introduce kids to hiking!
    The Grotto (Payson Canyon)
  49. Stewart Falls (Stewart Cascade) Via Ray’s Lift at Sundance Resort

    Hiking
    Easy | | 3 miles (4.8 km)
    Nice easy kid friendly downhill hike that goes through the alpine meadows of Sundance Ski Resort. This is arguably the most characteristic waterfall in Northern Utah.
    Stewart Falls (Stewart Cascade) Via Ray’s Lift at Sundance Resort
  50. Stewart Falls (Stewart Cascade) via Sundance Resort

    Hiking
    Easy | | 3 miles (4.8 km)
    One of three ways to get to Stewart Falls, this hike starts at Sundance as you Hike to Stewart Falls. A child-friendly hike that passes the Sundance Cottages; keep your…
    Stewart Falls (Stewart Cascade) via Sundance Resort
  51. Y Mountain Hike

    Hiking
    Moderate | 4-6 hours | 2.4 Miles (3.8 km)
    Moderately strenuous hike popular for both BYU Athletes and Coeds. If you want to escape the crowd continue up past the Y for some beautiful scenery that most people don't…
    Y Mountain Hike
  52. Mount Olympus (Salt Lake City)

    Hiking
    Strenuous | 6-7 hours | 6.8 Miles (11 km)
    An intense 6 mile (9.6 km) hike leading to the top of one of the most prominent peaks in the Salt Lake Valley. Spectacular views while hiking, but not for…
    Mount Olympus (Salt Lake City)
  53. Big Baldy (Mt. Timpanogos)

    Hiking
    Moderate | 4-6 hours | 3.5 Miles (5.6 kms)
    A pretty day hike for those who want a chance to see a bit of the Wasatch Mountains, especially the western face of Mt. Timpanogos.
    Big Baldy (Mt. Timpanogos)
  54. Saddleback Mountain

    Hiking
    Strenuous | 6.5-8.5 hours | 16 miles (26km)
    This is a must do hike for any Orange County Hiker!
    Saddleback Mountain
  55. Mt. San Jacinto

    Hiking
    Moderate - Strenuous | 7 hours | 17.7 km
    This is a must do hike for any Southern California Hiker. It is a well traveled trail and you will see people while out on the trail. The views are…
    Mt. San Jacinto
  56. Mt. San Gorgonio (South Fork Trail)

    Hiking
    Strenuous | 9-11 hours | 23.6 miles (38 km)
    The hike to the summit of Mt. San Gorgonio is a major accomplishment for any Southern California Hiker. It is the highest point in Southern California. The trail is strenuous…
    Mt. San Gorgonio (South Fork Trail)
  57. Devil's Punchbowl

    Hiking
    Moderate | 4-5 hours | 7.4 miles (12km)
    Devil's Punchbowl is a point where two earthquake faults collide, creating upwards jutting vertical walls as high as 300 feet. It is a spectacular setting, with the high desert spreading…
    Devil's Punchbowl
  58. Half Dome

    Hiking
    Hard | 10-12hrs | 16 miles (26km)
    Rising nearly 5,000 feet above Yosemite Valley and 8,800 feet above sea level, Half Dome is a Yosemite icon and a great challenge to any hiker.
    Half Dome
  59. Tai Shan

    Hiking
    Medium. Steep ascent on narrow steps | 6 hours |
    This hike is for some a pilgrimage up a mountain of massive significance. It is not a hike through wilderness along dusty tracks. Although you will see some nature and…
    Tai Shan
  60. Discovery Bay to Sunny Bay

    Hiking
    Difficult | 3.5 hours | 12km
    Discovery Bay is unlike any other region in Hong Kong. In fact Discovery Bay is actually a resort. It is located on Lantau Island, facing Hong Kong Island and Kowloon.…
    Discovery Bay to Sunny Bay
  61. Hermitage Foreshore Walk (Nielsen Park)

    Hiking
    Easy | 1hr | 1.8km
    This is a nice scenic walk 1.8km along the harbour foreshore passing several small beaches including Shark, Milk and Queens Beach.
    Hermitage Foreshore Walk (Nielsen Park)
  62. Blue Gum Forest

    Hiking
    Day 1 – Easy (8km) Day 2 – Medium, the morning hike is fairly strenuous (11km) | 2 days | 19 km
    Although Echo Point attracts the bus groups, the Blue Gum Forest has long been referred to as the centrepiece of the Blue Mountains. This walk is a classic overnight walk…
    Blue Gum Forest
  63. Valley of the Waters to Vera Falls

    Hiking
    Medium | 5 hours |
    The valley of the waters walk down to Vera Falls is one for waterfall lovers. On the walk through the valley you pass numerous waterfalls, with the 380m Vera Falls…
    Valley of the Waters to Vera Falls
  64. Bob Turner's Track

    Hiking
    Medium. Steep descent near the river. | 3 hours return | 8km return
    This long winding track takes you down to the tranquil waters of the Colo River. An ideal place to spend the day just lazing around or swimming.
    Bob Turner's Track
  65. Manly to the Spit Bridge

    Hiking
    Easy | | 9km
    This is a great walk that doesn't require you to even leave the city. The walk show the beautiful side of Sydney as it follows the shoreline on the northern…
    Manly to the Spit Bridge

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