10
Best US Cities for Hiking

1
portland

Portland has the best hiking trails. Whether you're getting ready to hike, bike, trail run, or explore other outdoor activities, AllTrails has 196 scenic routes in the Portland area.

2
Tucson

The hiking trails around Tucson offer a surprising diversity that ranges from walking among cactuses in the desert to strolling through tall pines in alpine areas.

3
Phoenix

Best Hiking Trails in Phoenix, AllTrails has 239 scenic trails in the Phoenix area. Enjoy hand-drawn trail maps, along with reviews and photos from nature lovers.

4
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, at an elevation of 6,035 ft., is a city in Colorado at the eastern foot of the Rocky Mountains. It lies near glacier-carved Pikes Peak.

5
Oakland

AllTrails has 134 scenic routes in the Oakland area. Enjoy hand-drawn trail maps along with reviews and photos from nature lovers like you.

6
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake County is located in the U.S. state of Utah. As of the 2020 United States Census, the population was 1,185,238, making it the most populous county in Utah.

7
Los Angeles

Getting acquainted with the many hiking trails in Los Angeles is the perfect way to find out why LA is the ideal place to go outside.

8
Boise

There are several wonderful Boise trials that make hiking in Treasure Valley a lot of fun, regardless of your skill level.

9
Las Vegas

In Las Vegas, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area allows access to a full range of trials that meander through a colorful world of rolling red rock hills and dramatic canyons.

10
San Diego

From beach to mountain, cedar to palm, San Diego has nearly 120 hiking trails that are sure to please everyone. One of the most landscape-diverse places in the country