» Leisure & Recreation - Hiking
  • LocalHikes - Hikes and trails near U.S. Metropolitan Areas
  • Trailplace.com - An Appalachian Trail Resource Site - Information about the Appalachian Trail and planning hikes on the Appalachian Trail
  • Day Hiker  - This portal is dedicated to day hikes which are rigorous, exciting, unique, with interesting sights and terrain. The Day Hiker philosophy is a minimalist approach to clothing, food, and equipment so the hiker can: go early, go light, go fast, go far, go high, and achieve a personal best in one day, returning to a hot shower, a gourmet meal, a fine wine, and a comfortable bed
  • HikeMore - In-depth hiking and gear info - Find in-depth information including hiking trails, outdoor gear, hiking journals, photos, trail clubs, and hiking experiences in the U.S
  • A1 Trails Guide - Online guide to bicycling, hiking, mountain biking, cross-country skiing and rail trails in the USA
  • GORP - Hiking - GORP hiking is the web's most complete resource for trail lovers, whether your thing is gentle nature walks or vigorous wilderness backpacking trips
  • Trailplace - Information for Appalachian Trail thru-hikers and the Appalachian Trail long-distance hiking community
  • BACKPACKER.com - The Website of Wilderness Travel from BACKPACKER magazine
  • Arizona Hiking Trails - Arizona's premier hiking Site! A wide variety of trails including hard to find trails. Site is updated often!
  • Washington Trails Association - Washington Trails Association is a membership-driven trail advocacy non-profit organization. We run one of the largest volunteer trail maintenance programs in the country, publish a monthly magazine and are politically active on both the state and national level providing hikers with a voice in defending our hiking trails. Our website includes hiking trip reports, an online magazine, a photo gallery and an online hiking guide.
  • Appalachian Trail Stories - The site is the virtual campfire of hiker and author Tim "Paddler" Hewitt, who invites other "thru-hikers" (hikers who walk the trail's entire length from Georgia to Maine) to sit for a spell and share their adventures
  • Pickatrail - Hiking trails and GPS waypoints across the world. Hiking trail maps with trail-side directional photos. Hiking England, backpacking Europe, backpacking England, walking England, UK
  • The Superior Hiking Trail Association - The Superior Hiking Trail is a long distance footpath modeled after the Appalachian Trail that follows the shore of Lake Superior in northeastern Minnesota. It was conceived by a group of visionaries in the mid-1980's who banded together to form the Superior Hiking Trail Association
  • Trail Journals - Trail Journals is a journal site dedicated to providing backpacking journals from hiking trails from all over the world. Read some journals from famous trails such as The Appalachian Trail, Pacific Crest Trail, Continental Divide Trail, The Long Trail, North Country Trail, Ice Age Trail, Patpmac Heritage Trail, Natchez Trace Trail, Florida Trail
  • Five Million Steps - The Appalachian Trail is the ultimate challenge for any serious hiker. The physical demands are grueling. The mental demands are often more exhausting. Our story about one hiker's journey along the Trail begins here. Come join the hike
  • California Coastal Trail - Points of historical interest, maps, and observations by people who have hiked the 1200-mile California Coastal Trail passing through 15 coastal counties on its way from the Oregon border to Mexico
  • Trails.com - The premier online destination for researching your next outdoor activity with over 30,000 trails for more than 30 activities across North America

YouTube Videos
  • YouTube - Hiking the Appalachian Trail - Following a Dream
  • YouTube - Hike The Appalachian Trail in 7+1/2 minutes
  • YouTube - Hiking Pacific Crest Trail above Soledad Canyon | 3 April 2010 | part 1
  • YouTube - Hiking Pacific Crest Trail above Soledad Canyon | 3 April 2010 | part 2