Here Are The Best Short And Scenic Hikes In All 50 States

America is filled with incredible natural landscapes and beautiful, rugged terrain that draws experienced hikers from all over the world. But what about those of us who aren’t necessarily looking for a three-day excursion into the wild? There are plenty of gorgeous trails all across the country that can be conquered in just a few hours, and these hikes in America will take you to some truly spectacular places without too much effort.

Check out these awesome short and scenic hikes that offer the greatest amount of beauty-per-step.

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 hiked any of these amazing trails? Have any more suggestions for easy and scenic hikes in your home state? Let us know!