Trekking in national parks or tackling a chunk of the Adirondack Trail is fine and dandy, but these popular spots can be crowded (not to mention expensive!). Get a real break from civilization with a hidden hike — we’ve got a trek for nearly every state.

Do it Today: This summer, explore nature with a hike on a less popular trail.

Hut, Hut, Hike:

Prep for a day on the trail with these simple steps.

Slumber Party:

Ready for a weekend trek? Study up on camping before you go!