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Manitou Incline Hike – 2768 Steps To The Top (Complete Guide)

The Manitou Incline was built in 1907 and is comprised of ~0.9 mile (1.4km) of steps (2,768 of them), with an elevation gain of 2,000 feet (~610m). They start out gradually heading up, but soon become

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Hiking To Hope Pass – Part Of The Legendary Leadville Trail

The hike from Twin Lakes to Hope Pass and back again is an 11-mile out-and-back traverse through glorious Rocky Mountain territory, where you'll walk in the footsteps of some of the best distance runners

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Camels Hump Hike – Explore Green Mountains in Vermont

Camel’s Hump is one of only five peaks higher than 4,00ft (1,219m) in Vermont, and the views atop its summit are outstanding. Expect to spend much of your hiking time on peaceful forest trails at

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Summiting Mount Katahdin – Northern Terminus Of The Appalachian Trail

While not the highest mountain in the East, Mount Katahdin is the most imposing, most frightening of the Appalachian mountains east of the Mississippi River. Its ~4000 feet (1,200 m) of vertical climb

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Cutler Coast Trail In Maine: Spectacular Sea Cliffs Without The Crowds

Cutler Coast Public Reserved Land is located along the Bold Coast of Maine, near the Canadian border. It offers some of the quieter yet inspiring hiking experiences in America. The Bold Coast is wild and

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