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Backpacking Trips

These overnight backpacking trips are some of the best adventures out there. These guides have everything you need to know to plan and hike these classic routes.

Name Distance Level Location Climb Dogs
Hiking & Camping Channel Islands National Park (Santa Cruz)7.5EasyVenturaN
Momyer Creek Trail to Dobbs Cabin12HardForest Falls3150Y
How to Hike the Lost Coast Trail25.5HardShelter Cove1000Y
Palm Springs Tram Hike to San Jacinto Peak11HardPalm Springs2620N
Throop Peak + Mount Burnham + Baden-Powell From Dawson Saddle9ModerateParadise Springs2700Y
Eagle Creek Trail Guide4.2ModerateCascade Locks525Y
Telescope Peak Hike (Death Valley)12.5HardDeath Valley3200N
Grand Canyon Rim to River Hike Guide17Very HardGrand Canyon Village4800N
Hike Pacifico Mountain on the PCT13.5Moderate Palmdale2350Y
Timberline Trail Guide (Mt Hood)41.5HardGovernment Camp10800Y
South Fork Trail to San Gorgonio Mountain19.5HardAngelus Oaks4700Y
Fish Creek Trail to San Gorgonio Mountain20.5HardAngelus Oaks3700Y
San Gorgonio Hike on the Vivian Creek Trail18Very HardForest Falls5470Y
Hoh River Trail to Blue Glacier Hike Guide36HardForks5400N
Sugarloaf Mountain Trail Guide - Big Bear12HardBig Bear3360Y
Rim to Rim Grand Canyon Hike Guide21Very HardNorth Rim6200N
Hike Mt San Jacinto Peak on the Deer Springs Trail19Very HardPalm Springs5400N
Trans Catalina Trail (TCT) Hike Guide38.5HardAvalon7900Y
How To Hike Half Dome17Very HardYosemite Village5200N
Clouds Rest Hike Guide12.5HardYosemite Valley3200N
Dry Lake (San Gorgonio) From The South Fork Trail11.5HardAngelus Oaks2330Y
California Riding and Hiking Trail (Joshua Tree)38HardTwentynine Palms3060N
Cottonwood Lakes Hike13ModerateLone Pine1350Y
Hike Mt Islip From Crystal Lake10.5HardAzuza2800Y
Gabrielino Trail (NRT) Guide28.8HardPalmdale6500Y
Hike San Bernardino East Peak From Forsee Creek Trail18HardForest Falls4600Y
Mt Charleston Peak Hike - South Loop Trail17.5Very HardMt Charleston4890Y
Hiking on Catalina Island to Parsons Landing Campsite15.2EasyAvalon1320N
White Mountain Peak Hike (California)15HardBishop3360Y
Mt Whitney Hike21.5Very HardLone Pine6960N
San Bernardino Peak Hike16HardForest Falls4670Y
Hike Ontario Peak and Bighorn Peak14.7HardSan Bernardino County4240Y