When we visitedSequoia National Park, we expected to see plenty of tall trees-after all, that’s what the park is most known for. But when we headed out to hike the Tokopah Falls Trail, we had no idea that we were going to find an amazing waterfall amidst steep cliffs and a rushing river. While it takes a bit of work to get to Tokopah Falls, it is definitely worth the effort and time.
While you may come to Sequoia National Park to have a jaw-dropping experience looking at the tallest trees in the world, we highly recommend you take the time to head out on this great hike!
When you think of Arches National Park in Utah, the most likely landmark to come to mind is likely the famous Delicate Arch. However, probably the 2nd notorious arch in the park is Landscape Arch. This amazing geographical wonder spans over 290 feet and is the 5thlargest in the world.
If you are heading to Saguaro National Park, you will most likely will be heading to the west side of the park along North Kinney Road where you will find the Gould Mine Trail. Along the way you will most likely see many pullover spots, and this hike is not to be missed if you want to really be immersed into Saguaro National Park. You may even be lucky enough to hear the animals from the nearby Arizona Senora Desert Museum while you are hiking, adding to the ambiance!
Located in the high desert of Central Oregon, Smith Rock State Park is home to dramatic rock spires that rise above the winding Crooked River. The park is a world-famous destination for rock climbing, but Smith Rock also offers miles of trails for hikers to experience the diverse high desert landscape and majestic rock scenery. If you are seeking a challenging hike that yields great rewards, you must check out the Misery Ridge Trail!
Big Cypress National Preserve in southern Florida is great stop when driving in between the Gulf and Atlantic Coast. If you are going to Florida and planning on driving around the state, it is likely that Big Cypress National Preserve is right on the way for you, and you really should check it out!