WALK OF FAME: Hikers on New Zealand's fabled Routeburn Track.
Photograph by Peter Potterfield
The World's Best Hikes
Spring is here! And to embrace it, author Peter Potterfield selected his shortlist of the top hikes in the world, drawn from more than 30 years and 5,000 miles (8,047 kilometers) of experience. Here, get trail-ready with our online picks:
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