I’m always looking for new outdoor challenges (to add to my current bucket list of climbing the seven summits and sailing the Pacific Ocean). Completing some epic long-distance hiking trails sounds like the perfect challenge for me. Traipsing along quiet hiking trails in the backcountry for weeks on end is my idea of heaven. But, which one to choose?
Below, I list some of the best long-distance hiking trails from around the world. From trail hiking to trailblazing, these present perfect ways to enjoy the wilderness, nature, and seclusion I so often yearn for.