Sabrina Weng

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Explore White Sands National Monument

Alamogordo, New Mexico

The White Sands National Monument is one of the most surreal locations in the southwest. Located just north of Las Cruces, NM, White Sands is about a 45 minute drive from the city of Las Cruces.

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Photograph Bear Lake

Estes Park, Colorado

Bear Lake is a popular tourist destination in Rocky Mountain NP, but when the sun is low in the sky or the stars are out you'll find the big crowd are gone.

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Hike the Roys Redwood Preserve Loop

Nicasio, California

Roy's Redwoods Preserve is an easily missed pocket of Redwoods off Nicasio Valley Road in Marin County.

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Photograph Yosemite Falls at Swinging Bridge in Winter

Yosemite Valley, California

This is a drive up and shoot adventure in winter. The spot is at Swinging Bridge area.

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Photograph Yosemite's Tunnel View

Mariposa County, California

Tunnel View sets you up for an iconic view of some of the major highlights of the Yosemite valley including Bridal Veil Falls, El Capitan and Half Dome in the distance.

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Photograph Jonsrud Viewpoint

Sandy, Oregon

The view from this spot is definitely worth the drive, if you're visiting Portland or the Columbia River Gorge area I highly recommend taking the time to stop here.

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Hike to Toketee Falls

Idleyld Park, Oregon

Toketee Falls is one of the most famous waterfalls in all of Oregon, renowned for the graceful columnar basalt formation framing the two-stepped falls.

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Snowy Hike to Rattlesnake Ledge

North Bend, Washington

The trail to Rattlesnake Ledge is one of the busiest in Washington. Usually, a Saturday or Sunday is a no go for a lot of avid hikers due to the crowds.

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Camp at the Little Grand Canyon

Emery County, Utah

The Wedge and The Little Grand Canyon are located in Eastern Utah and despite their amazing beauty are relatively unknown and overlooked partly due to their close proximity to national parks like Arc.

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Hike Zion's Canyon Overlook Trail

Hurricane, Utah

The trailhead is located east out of the 1.1 mile long tunnel off highway 9.

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Photograph the Bonneville Salt Flats

Wendover, Utah

The Bonneville Salt Flats are unlike anywhere else in the world.

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Hike to Diamond Fork (Fifth Water) Hot Springs

Utah County, Utah

When you hike out to Diamond Fork aka Fifth Water hot springs, get ready for an amazing experience! The lower fall is visible from the main pool.

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Hike to the Big Four Ice Caves

Granite Falls, Washington

Disclaimer: Hiking into the caves is extremely dangerous as there is potential for the ice to fall.

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Drive Along the Middle Fork Snoqualmie River

North Bend, Washington

Some days you don't need to tackle a grueling summit or long mileage loop, just getting outside the city is enough.

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Backpack to Mason Lake via Ira Spring

North Bend, Washington

Ira Spring trail offers up great views prior to reaching the ridge that you go over to reach Mason Lake.

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Hike to Melakwa Lakes via Denny Creek Trail

North Bend, Washington

This hike has it all: old-growth forests, rivers, waterfalls, alpine lakes, views, peaks, and so on. The hike starts from near Denny Creek Campground in between the separate I-90 viaducts.

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The Enchantments: Hike to Colchuck Lake

Leavenworth, Washington

To reach the trailhead, turn onto Icicle Creek Road from US2. Drive 8.4 miles and turn left onto Forest Service Road 7601. Follow the potholed dirt road 3.7 miles to the Stuart Lake trailhead.

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Hike to Horseshoe Bend

Williams, Arizona

Horseshoe Bend in Page, Arizona is classic bucket list material and for good reason. Even if they don’t know what it’s called or where it is, everyone has seen this famous spot somewhere.

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Hike Mineral Ridge

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

Wander through a classic Inland Northwest pine tree forest as you climb up to Mineral Ridge. At the top, explore historical Caribou Cabin and take the spur trail to the left to an abandoned mine.

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Hike Umtanum Creek Canyon

Ellensburg, Washington

Park your vehicle at the Umtanum Creek Canyon Recreation Area. Be aware that from mid-May to mid-September there is a $5.

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Hike to Lodge Lake, Snoqualmie Pass

North Bend, Washington

As you begin your hike up to Lodge Lake you will pass through a small forest. After about .5 miles you will come out into the open.

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Hike Tiger Mountain via West Tiger Trail #3

Issaquah, Washington

To start this 5-mile roundtrip hike, from the parking lot, you can follow the W Tiger #3 sign, which will lead you to the trail.

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Hike Panorama Ridge

Whistler, Canada

It's pretty much impossible to declare one place around Whistler BC 'the best scenic hike' but this one has got to be in the top five! If you want to get a look at some of the most spectacular and un.

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Hike Mailbox Peak New Trail

North Bend, Washington

*Disclaimer this article is in regards to the newly built trail.* For the old trail, head to Hike Mailbox Peak.  Just off of exit 34, Mailbox Peak offers a birds-eye view of the surrounding area.

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