11 Magnificent Trails You Have To Hike Near Kansas City Before You Die

Here in the Kansas City area, there’s a lot to do involving the outdoors. The hiking trails near us are filled with some beautiful landmarks and foliage. Well, until winter, that is. There’s just so much more to see here than you would expect. You just have to get out there!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you taken on any of these trails? Which one is your favorite? Tell us about it in the comments below, and don’t forget to share your photos on the Only In Kansas City Facebook page or on Instagram (@onlyinkansascity) for a change to see your shots featured!

After all this hiking, you should definitely hop in a car and check out this small town near Kansas City that’s perfect for a day trip.