Philadelphians are lucky in that we have plenty of green space in our city. Even so, there are times when you really want to escape the buzz of city life. There are so many incredible state parks and preserves in the area that it’s easy to find a place to hike for hours along seemingly endless trails, but these top spots to go hiking near Philadelphia are the best of the best.

What’s your favorite trail near Philly? How far are you willing to travel for an epic hiking experience?

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