If you happen to be in California, you arent far from a great hiking or backpacking trail or area. A couple of good areas in California include Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park and Yosemite National Park. Traveling to trails in California is simple. There are airports in every major city that can get you right to your destination. There are options for executive class travelers and coach travelers.
AllTrails is a top travel resource for discovering the best hikes and trails in the U.S.A.
has lots of info all about the Sierra Nevada area.
Rock Creek Lake offers plenty of info on California's Eastern Sierra.
Local Hikes offers a variety of hiking opportunities in the Los Angeles metro area.
High Sierra Camp is a summer camp for kids 9-16 in Californias
Tahoe National Forest focusing on wilderness adventure activities, including
hiking and backpacking.