12 Thrilling Trekking Trails Across the Americas

Here are twelve of the most thrilling trekking trails across North, Central, and South America.

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Ancient trail through the Andes to Machu Picchu. Challenging, but with breathtaking views.

The Inca Trail, Peru


9-day trek through glaciers, mountains, and forests. Stunning views of the Torres.

Torres del Paine Circuit, Chile


Through dense jungle, crossing rivers, and climbing steep steps to reach the abandoned Lost City.

The Lost City Trek, Colombia


Challenging 6-day trek through the Appalachian Mountains. Stunning views of the coastline.

The Long Range Traverse, Canada


Challenging 11-mile trek along the Na Pali Coastline. Breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean.

The Kalalau Trail, Hawaii


Alternative to the Inca Trail through remote Andean villages. Ends at Machu Picchu.

The Lares Trek, Peru


World-famous trekking destination. Breathtaking views of the Colorado River.

The Grand Canyon, Arizona


The W Trek is a five-day trek through stunning Patagonian wilderness. Ends at the iconic Torres del Paine.

The W Trek, Chile


2,200-mile trek through the eastern United States. Stunning views of forests, rivers, and mountains.

The Appalachian Trail, USA


Challenging trek through the Andes to Machu Picchu. Stunning views of the Salkantay Mountain.

The Salkantay Trek, Peru


Through Yosemite National Park, offering stunning views of waterfalls and granite cliffs.

The Mist Trail, California


Challenging 12-day trek through the Andes. Stunning views of snow-capped peaks and turquoise lakes.

The Huayhuash Circuit, Peru


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