Infographic: Hiking The Beautiful USA
- Category: Dad's Dirt Roads: A Blog
- on Thu Dec 6, 2012
- by Mark Stephens on Thu Dec 6, 2012 - (2) Comments
Did you know? There are 11 epic hiking trails in the U.S. on the list of National Scenic Trails, trails of exceptional and unparalleled beauty managed by the National Park Service. These are the must-dos if you're the sort who enjoys the work, pain, and rewards of walking on a beautiful trail in a wild place. For a trail to earn the designation and be added to the list, it must do so through an act of Congress and be over 100 miles long. Yeah, baby. Here are the factoids in a jazzy infographic provided by your buds, cohorts, and brethren of the big outside at REI.