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New Trail Alert

On August 3, 2019, the state of Oregon will open a new stretch of trail from Wyeth State Park to Lindsey Creek, marking a significant milestone in their effort to create a hiking and cycling trail connecting Troutdale to The Dalles. The trail retraces the original scenic highway that was partially destroyed in the construction of Interstate 84 to provide safe hiking and biking through the gorge while allowing spectacular views along the way.

Best backpacking trails in all 50 states

Photo of Preacher Rock, Georgia. ©2017 www.jeffryanauthor.com

Inspiring destinations to stoke your hiking dream factory If you’re like me, you’re always on the lookout for new places to hike. But maybe you don’t know where to begin. Here are my suggestions for the best backpacking trails in every state. (Unless otherwise noted, photos were taken by the author — ©2021 www.JeffRyanAuthor.com.) Alabama […]