This is a guest post from one of my group members. She’s young, fun-loving, and is apt to tell you that she spent her first 3 birthdays hiking the wildernesses of the US, so she’d be just as happy to spend the next three at home! At any rate, enjoy her take on “epic hikes”!
An ‘epic hike’, to me, is one with awe-inspiring, stunning, spectacular views, hopefully not longer than 10 miles RT (but if the view is worth it, I’d go 18 miles RT!), ones in remote wilderness areas where the view could be described as ‘rugged’. And if I can go through a peaceful meadow on the way to the view, it’ll probably make it to my ‘favorite’ list. Rugged coastlines are my absolute favorite, however, and will almost every time make my ‘epic’ lists!
Here is a list of the most ‘epic’ hikes I’ve taken in the last few years, from …Read More