Nature Lovers, Rejoice: These Are the Best Backpacking Trips in the U.S.

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Exploring a new destination through backpacking is a singular experience. You not only get to see your destination, but you also live and breathe it, appreciating each detail of the landscape with every one of your senses. The hiking opportunities in the U.S. are as varied as they are expansive. Regardless of what part of the States you inhabit, there is an opportunity for backpacking from coast to coast. Each area contains multiple trails, allowing you to craft a trip that fits your own abilities, whether you're a seasoned hiker or backpacking for the first time. Keep reading to discover six of the best backpacking trips in the U.S. and experience a new way to travel.