Escape to the wilderness on the world’s greatest trails. Discover your next adventure with our database of bucket list-worthy treks and thru hikes. Trails are categorized by best time to visit, region, distance, average days to complete, fastest-known-time (FKT).

Top 50 Treks

AFRICA

Otter Trail

Year Round | 44 km | 5 Days | FKT: 3h 59m (Race) | South Africa

Otter Trail

Year Round | 44 km | 5 Days | FKT: 3h 59m (Race) | South Africa

AMERICAS

Colorado Trail

June – Sept | 800 km | 28 Days | FKT: 8d 13h 28m (East to West) | Colorado

Inca Trail

May – Sept | 136 km | 4 Days | FKT: 29h 15m (Cordillera Huayhuash) | Peru

Kalalau Trail

May – Sept | 35 km | 3 Days | FKT: 3h 57m (Out & Back) | Hawaii

Appalachian Trail

Mar – Sept | 3,508 km | 160 Days | FKT: 41d 7h 39m (Northbound) | Eastern US

Colorado Trail

June – Sept | 800 km | 28 Days | FKT: 8d 13h 28m (East to West) | Colorado

Fundy Circuit

Apr – Oct | 48 km | 4 Days | FKT: 4h 47m (Standard) | Canada

Inca Trail

May – Sept | 136 km | 4 Days | FKT: 29h 15m (Cordillera Huayhuash) | Peru

John Muir Trail

July – Sept | 340 km | 25 Days | FKT: 2d 19h 26m (S-to-N) | California

Kalalau Trail

May – Sept | 35 km | 3 Days | FKT: 3h 57m (Out & Back) | Hawaii

Rae Lakes Loop

June – Sept | 66 km | 5 Days | FKT: 7h 29m (Standard) | California

Skyline Trail

May – Sept | 45 km | 2 Days | FKT: 3h 59m (Standard) | Canada

ASIA

Snowman Trek

June – Oct | 328 km | 24 Days | FKT: 15d 9h (Standard) | Bhutan

Snowman Trek

June – Oct | 328 km | 24 Days | FKT: 15d 9h (Standard) | Bhutan

EUROPE

Kungsleden

July – Aug | 440 km | 7 Days | FKT: 6d 2h 51m (Standard) | Sweden

Kungsleden

July – Aug | 440 km | 7 Days | FKT: 6d 2h 51m (Standard) | Sweden

Tour du Mont Blanc

June – Sept | 170 km | 8 Days | FKT: 20h 11m (UTMB) | France-Italy-Switzerland

OCEANIA