Top Trails

Top Trails

Top Trails Intro

Not only does the Trail Conference build trails and protect natural areas, we also maintain and
share the most accurate, up-to-date trail maps, guides, and resources. It’s important
to us that everyone has the tools and education they need to use trails safely and responsibly.

Top Trails Before You Go

Before You Go

Plan Ahead

Plan Ahead + Prepare

Leave No Trace

Leave No Trace

Getting There

Getting There

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Our Top Picks

Recommended Hikes

Recommended Hikes

Top 10 Lists

Top 10 Lists

List View of Hikes

Trail Conference volunteer created trail sign in Harriman State Park. Photo by New York-New Jersey Trail Conference.
List of Hikes

LDT Box

Finding Your Trail

Long Distance Trails

Long Path
Long Distance Trails
 
Preserving both hiking experiences and wildlife corridors, long-distance trails are one of the best ways to protect the land you love.

Pick a section for a day-hike or weekend backpacking trip or thru-hike the whole trail!

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Grab a Map

Shop

Shop

Free Map

Free Trail Maps

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Mobile Maps

Maps On Mobile

Compass

How to Use a Map + Compass

Know the New Hiking How-tos