Best Hikes in the World

Here are the "best of the best" bucket list hikes you have to experience at least once in a lifetime. Some are long, and some are short, but they're all unique and considered the best hiking trails in the world.

Name Distance Level Location Climb Dogs
Hike Devil's Bridge Sedona4EasySedona550Y
Hike Mount LeConte via Alum Cave12HardGatlinburg3100N
Hiking & Camping Channel Islands National Park (Santa Cruz)7.5EasyVenturaN
Cactus to Clouds Hike21Very HardPalm Springs10800N
Peter Skene Ogden Trail Guide18HardLa Pine2100Y
How to Hike the Lost Coast Trail25.5HardShelter Cove1000Y
Eagle Creek Trail Guide4.2ModerateCascade Locks525Y
Telescope Peak Hike (Death Valley)12.5HardDeath Valley3200N
Timberline Trail Guide (Mt Hood)41.5HardGovernment Camp10800Y
Hoh River Trail to Blue Glacier Hike Guide36HardForks5400N
Rim to Rim Grand Canyon Hike Guide21Very HardNorth Rim6200N
Trans Catalina Trail (TCT) Hike Guide38.5HardAvalon7900Y
How To Hike Half Dome17Very HardYosemite Village5200N
Clouds Rest Hike Guide12.5HardYosemite Valley3200N
Cottonwood Lakes Hike13ModerateLone Pine1350Y
Mt Charleston Peak Hike - South Loop Trail17.5Very HardMt Charleston4890Y
Mt Whitney Hike21.5Very HardLone Pine6960N