Dirt Trails

The Kyoto Trail to Ohara

This trail offers a bit of everything – hill-climbing, mountain-top scenery, historical settlements, rural, religious icons – and is suitable for all levels of fitness and ages. Don’t rush this trail as you risk missing something special. It is very well signposted and maintained. Take food & drink with you and find a suitable spot …

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Bermuda Railway Trail

Bermuda Transportation: Trail vs Bus vs Ferry This railway trail is one of the best island trails in the world based on potential alone. Take a look at the trail pictures below, and you’ll get a small taste of what I’m talking about. I have ridden bike trails all over the world and don’t remember …

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Dos Cabezas Peak

A remote scrambling and bushwhacking hike through a dense forest of oak and walnut trees and top out at Dos Cabezas Peak. This sky island you will be hiking in is relatively small in stature but contains much biodiversity. There are other sky island archipelagoes in the world but the mountains of the Southwest may …

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The Kyoto Trail – Kiyotaki to Route-61

This segment of the Kyoto Trail has a bit of everything – river crossings, hill-climbs, secluded hamlets, Shinto shrines, history, great scenery. I commenced this hike at the J.R.Hozukyo Station, after a 20-minute train ride from Kyoto Station, then walked 2km to the trail proper. The forst 7km is along the banks of the Kiyotaki …

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The Kyoto Trail

There are two trails in ‘The Kyoto Trail’ and are both administered and maintained by the ‘Kyoto Alpine League’ and the ‘Kyoto Trail Association’. The first trail is a 70km (43-mile) part-circumnavigation of Kyoto City and the second, a 40km (24-mile) course around the settlement of Shuzan, about a 90-minute bus trip from Kyoto Station. …

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The Nankoweap Trail

The Nankoweap Trail was constructed in 1882 by the western explorer and geology enthusiast John Wesley Powell, the first man to delve into the depths of the Grand Canyon. The trail originates at the North Rim’s Kaibab National Forest and gently ascends through ponderosa pine and aspen woodlands. After a few miles, you will reach …

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