193 Positive Motivational Hiking Quotes

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Best Motivational Hiking Quotes

I love that moment in a hike when you snap to and suddenly realize for the last minutes youve not been observing nature but have instead become a part of it. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin

I love that moment in a hike when you snap to and suddenly realize for the last minutes you’ve not been observing nature but have instead become a part of it. Motivational Hiking Quotes
Its not how many miles you walk its how many smiles you share.Pin
It’s not how many miles you walk, it’s how many smiles you share.
The perfect pair of hiking boots brings you safely through thrumming rivers and broken rocks the perfect partner is walking right beside you. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
The perfect pair of hiking boots brings you safely through thrumming rivers and broken rocks; the perfect partner is walking right beside you.
I go on hikes expecting to see the great outdoors but spend most of the time lost in my own head.Pin
I go on hikes expecting to see the great outdoors but spend most of the time lost in my own head.
Days of slow walking are very long they make you live longer, because you have allowed every hour, every minute, every second to breathe, to deepen, instead of filling them up by Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Days of slow walking are very long: they make you live longer, because you have allowed every hour, every minute, every second to breathe, to deepen, instead of filling them up by straining the joints. Frederic Gros
Everyone needs someone who will call and say Get dressed. Were going on an adventure.Pin
Everyone needs someone who will call and say, ‘Get dressed. We’re going on an adventure.’
I see my path but I dont know where it leads. Not knowing where Im going is what inspires me to travel it. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it. Rosalia De Castro
Better we raise our skill than lower the climb.Pin
Better we raise our skill than lower the climb. Royal Robbins
Dont confuse the hike with the destination. The hike is about the sounds the smells the sights. Its a complete sensory experience But yes that waterfall is also pretty freaking awesome. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Don’t confuse the hike with the destination. The hike is about the sounds, the smells, the sights. It’s a complete sensory experience… But yes, that waterfall is also pretty freaking awesome.
Returning home is the most difficult part of long distance hiking. You have grown outside the puzzle and your piece no longer fits.Pin
Returning home is the most difficult part of long-distance hiking. You have grown outside the puzzle and your piece no longer fits. Cindy Ross
Hiking is the best workout You can hike for three hours and not even realize youre working out. And hiking alone lets me have some time to myself. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Hiking is the best workout! You can hike for three hours and not even realize you’re working out. And, hiking alone lets me have some time to myself. Jamie Luner
Hiking and happiness go hand in hand or foot in boot.Pin
Hiking and happiness go hand in hand (or foot in boot). Diane Spicer
Lets find some beautiful place to get lost together. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Let’s find some beautiful place to get lost together.
Do more things that make you forget to check your phone.Pin
Do more things that make you forget to check your phone.
If everyone in the world took care of each other the way folks do out on the trail, and if everyone approached each day with as much hope and optimism as hikers do, the world would Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
If everyone in the world took care of each other the way folks do out on the trail, and if everyone approached each day with as much hope and optimism as hikers do, the world would be a better place. Jon Tullis
I slow down when hiking. The rhythm of nature is more leisurely. The sun comes up it moves across the sky and you begin to synchronize to that rhythm.Pin
I slow down when hiking. The rhythm of nature is more leisurely. The sun comes up, it moves across the sky, and you begin to synchronize to that rhythm. John Mackey
A path is a prior interpretation of the best way to traverse a landscape. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
A path is a prior interpretation of the best way to traverse a landscape. Rebecca Solnit
On a hike, the days pass the wind, the sun, the stars; movement is powered by a belly full of food and water, not a noxious of fossil fuels. On a hike, you’re less a job title andPin
On a hike, the days pass the wind, the sun, the stars; movement is powered by a belly full of food and water, not a noxious of fossil fuels. On a hike, you’re less a job title and more a human being… A periodic hike not only stretches the limbs but also reminds us: Wow, there’s a big old world out there. Ken Ilgunas
You need special shoes for hiking and a bit of a special soul as well. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
You need special shoes for hiking and a bit of a special soul as well. Terri Guillemets
Hiking side effects include sweating euphoria and general awesomeness.Pin
Hiking side effects include sweating, euphoria and general awesomeness. Werner Herzog
For hiking is one of those things that you can only do when you have the determination in you. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
For hiking is one of those things that you can only do when you have the determination in you.
Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes including you.Pin
Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you. Anne Lamott
And into the forest I go to lose my mind and find my soul. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul. John Muir
Ive never understood hiring Sherpas to claim youve conquered Everest. Id rather climb a mountain half the size and be able to say Ive done it on my own.Pin
I’ve never understood hiring Sherpas to claim you’ve conquered Everest. I’d rather climb a mountain half the size and be able to say I’ve done it on my own. 
At the end of the day your feet should be dirty your hair messy and your eyes sparkling. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
At the end of the day, your feet should be dirty, your hair messy and your eyes sparkling. Shanti
When everything feels like an uphill struggle think about the view from the top.Pin
When everything feels like an uphill struggle, think about the view from the top.
One day you will wake up and there wont be any more time to do the things youve always wanted. Do it now. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
One day you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always wanted. Do it now. Paulo Coelho.
Id rather be hiking in the rain than sitting inside at a desk on a sunny day.Pin
I’d rather be hiking in the rain, than sitting inside at a desk on a sunny day.
I was no longer following a trail. I was learning to follow myself. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
I was no longer following a trail. I was learning to follow myself. Aspen Matis
The passion to explore is at the heart of being human.Pin
The passion to explore is at the heart of being human. Carl Sagan
The trail leads not merely north and south but up to the body mind and soul of man. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
The trail leads not merely north and south, but up to the body, mind, and soul of man. Harold Allen
Jobs fill your pocket. Adventures fill your soul.Pin
Jobs fill your pocket. Adventures fill your soul. Jaime Lyn Beatty
Hiking is a bit like life. The journey only requires you to put one foot in front of the other…again and again and again. And if you allow yourself the opportunity to be present Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Hiking is a bit like life. The journey only requires you to put one foot in front of the other…again and again and again. And if you allow yourself the opportunity to be present throughout the entirety of the trek, you will witness beauty every step of the way, not just at the summit
The long distance hiker a breed set apart from the likes of the usual pack. Hell shoulder his gear be hittin the trail long gone long fore hell be back.Pin
The long distance hiker, a breed set apart, from the likes of the usual pack. He’ll shoulder his gear, be hittin’ the trail; long gone, long ‘fore he’ll be back. M.J. Eberhart
Carry as little as possible but choose that little with care. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Carry as little as possible, but choose that little with care. Earl Shaffer
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.Pin
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hiking is not escapism its realism. The people who choose to spend time outdoors are not running away from anything we are returning to where we belong. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Hiking is not escapism; it’s realism. The people who choose to spend time outdoors are not running away from anything; we are returning to where we belong. Jennifer Pharr Davis
And now it was official I loved REI more than I loved the people behind Snapple lemonade.Pin
And now it was official: I loved REI more than I loved the people behind Snapple lemonade. Cheryl Strayed (Wild)
Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. Izaak Walton
I love places that make you realize how tiny you and your problems are.Pin
I love places that make you realize how tiny you and your problems are.
But the beauty is in the walking we are betrayed by destinations. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
But the beauty is in the walking we are betrayed by destinations. Gwyn Thomas
The idea of wilderness needs no defense it only needs defenders.Pin
The idea of wilderness needs no defense, it only needs defenders. Edward Abbey
Climb the mountain not to plant your flag but to embrace the challenge enjoy the air and behold the view. Climb it so you can see the world not so the world can see you. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Climb the mountain not to plant your flag, but to embrace the challenge, enjoy the air and behold the view. Climb it so you can see the world, not so the world can see you. David McCullough Jr.

Short Motivational Hiking Quotes

Think outside. No box required.Pin

Think outside. No box required. Motivational Hiking Quotes
Lets wander where the wifi is weak. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Let’s wander where the wifi is weak.
Not all who wander are lost.Pin
Not all who wander are lost. J.R.R Tolkien
The best view comes after the hardest climb. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
The best view comes after the hardest climb.
Step after step mile after mile day after dayPin
Step after step, mile after mile, day after day
Only one who wanders finds a new path. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Only one who wanders finds a new path.
Life is better in hiking boots.Pin
Life is better in hiking boots.
A long walk is a good walk. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
A long walk, is a good walk.
So many hikes so little timePin
So many hikes so little time
Taking things one step at a time Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Taking things one step at a time
Vanity dies on nature trails.�Pin
Vanity dies on nature trails. 
Embrace the detours. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Embrace the detours. Kevin Charbonneau
Nature is not a place to visit. It is home.Pin
Nature is not a place to visit. It is home. Gary Snyder
I know I hike like a girl try to keep up. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
I know I hike like a girl, try to keep up.
Ive found the mountain of youth Its hikingPin
I’ve found the mountain of youth: It’s hiking
Hiking my own hike. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Hiking my own hike
Someone told me to take a hike so I did.Pin
Someone told me to ‘take a hike,’ so I did.
I went for a hike now Im feel oakay. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
I went for a hike, now I’m feel oakay
Hiked it liked itPin
Hiked it, liked it
The mountains are calling and I must go. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
The mountains are calling and I must go. John Muir
Adventure is worthwhile in itself.Pin
Adventure is worthwhile in itself. Amelia Earhart
Move the body still the mind. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Move the body, still the mind.
Sometimes nature is all you need.Pin
Sometimes, nature is all you need. Shikoba
Needed a change of altitude Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Needed a change of altitude
Happiest wherever I can wear hiking shoes.Pin
Happiest wherever I can wear hiking shoes.
My mantra is hike more worry less I have a therapist. Her name is hiking.Wonder. Wander. Repeat. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
My mantra is: hike more worry less I have a therapist. Her name is hiking.Wonder. Wander. Repeat.
Hike your own hike.Pin
Hike your own hike. Ben Crawford
Anywhere is within walking distance. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Anywhere is ‘within walking distance’.
Always take the scenic route.Pin
Always take the scenic route.
Hike more worry less Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Hike more, worry less
Walking brings me back to myself.Pin
Walking brings me back to myself. Laurette Mortimer

Funny Motivational Hiking Quotes

Hiking is a hill of a lot of fun Motivational Hiking QuotesPin

Hiking is a hill of a lot of fun! Motivational Hiking Quotes
were not even really hiking more like meandering in cinematic light.Pin
…we’re not even really hiking, more like meandering in cinematic light. Kristen Henderson
There is no WiFi in the forest but I promise you will find a better connection. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
There is no WiFi in the forest, but I promise you will find a better connection.
There arent four seasons in the Rocky Mountains but three summer winter and mud.Pin
There aren’t four seasons in the Rocky Mountains, but three: summer, winter, and mud. C.J. Box
A Little More Altitude A Little Less Attitude. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
A Little More Altitude, A Little Less Attitude.
Gotta keep hiking come hill or high waterPin
Gotta keep hiking, come hill or high water
The hill looked hard at first but I got over it. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
The hill looked hard at first, but I got over it.
My most memorable hikes can be classified as Shortcuts that Backfired.Pin
My most memorable hikes can be classified as ‘Shortcuts that Backfired’. Edward Abbey
Never follow someone elses path unless youre in the woods and youre lost and you see a path. By all means you should follow that. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Never follow someone else’s path unless you’re in the woods and you’re lost, and you see a path. By all means, you should follow that. Ellen Degeneres
Its a hill. Get over it.Pin
It’s a hill. Get over it.
Actions peak louder than words Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Actions peak louder than words
At times hike this you just have to get outsidePin
At times hike this, you just have to get outside
When preparing to climb a mountain pack a light heart. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
When preparing to climb a mountain pack a light heart. Dan May
What a funny world we live in when we wont turn our phones off but we get excited to see weve hiked far enough to lose service. We Dream of TravelPin
What a funny world we live in when we won’t turn our phones off but we get excited to see we’ve hiked far enough to lose service. We Dream of Travel
Everywhere is walking distance if you have time. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Everywhere is walking distance if you have time. Steven Wright
The closer you are to nature the further you are from idiots.Pin
The closer you are to nature, the further you are from idiots.
What you were saying about hiking really peaked my interest Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
What you were saying about hiking really peaked my interest!
Happiness and hiking go hand in hand or foot in boot.Pin
Happiness and hiking go hand in hand or foot in boot. Diane Spicer
Always hike with someone in worse shape than you. The bears out there will know. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Always hike with someone in worse shape than you. The bears out there will know.
Backpacking An extended form of hiking in which people carry double the amount of gear they need for half the distance they planned to go in twice the time it should take.Pin
Backpacking: An extended form of hiking in which people carry double the amount of gear they need for half the distance they planned to go in twice the time it should take.
If the winter is too cold and the summer is too hot you are not a hiker. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
If the winter is too cold and the summer is too hot, you are not a hiker.
The view up here is breathtaking and I know its all downhill from here.Pin
The view up here is breathtaking, and I know it’s all downhill from here.
These boots were made for hiking. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
These boots were made for hiking.
When life gives you mountains put on your boots and hike.Pin
When life gives you mountains, put on your boots and hike.
This hike really peaked my interest. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
This hike really peaked my interest.
It feels good to be lost in the right direction.Pin
It feels good to be lost in the right direction.
DEET is natures cologne. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
DEET is nature’s cologne. Every Hiker
Camping is not a date its an endurance test. If you can survive camping with someone you should marry them on the way home.Pin
Camping is not a date; it’s an endurance test. If you can survive camping with someone, you should marry them on the way home.

On the Trail Motivational Hiking Quotes

I dont like following in peoples footsteps I like making my own trail. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin

I don’t like following in people’s footsteps; I like making my own trail. The Miz Motivational Hiking Quotes
Walk on a rainbow trail walk on a trail of song and all about you will be beauty. There is a way out of every dark mist over a rainbow trail.Pin
Walk on a rainbow trail; walk on a trail of song, and all about you will be beauty. There is a way out of every dark mist, over a rainbow trail. Robert Motherwell
Trails enabled me to better see the world, to notice fine aspects invisible from an airplane, the most basic things we Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Trails enabled me to better see the world, to notice fine aspects invisible from an airplane, the most basic things we miss. Seeing life at a pace at which you can actually observe nuance, the speed of stepping, the beautiful inspiring texture of plain reality becomes visibleGod smiling in the detail. Aspen Matis
The path reveals itself once you start walking.Pin
The path reveals itself once you start walking. Abhijit Naskar
Stop following others and create your own path in life. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Stop following others and create your own path in life. Dani Jay
Theres no one Id rather walk the trails with than you.Pin
There’s no one I’d rather walk the trails with than you.
A tourist follows a trail a mountaineer finds one. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
A tourist follows a trail; a mountaineer finds one. Reinhold Messner
I remember a hundred lovely lakes, and recall the fragrant breath of pine and fir and cedar and poplar trees. The trail has strung upon it, as upon a thread of silk, opalescentPin
I remember a hundred lovely lakes, and recall the fragrant breath of pine and fir and cedar and poplar trees. The trail has strung upon it, as upon a thread of silk, opalescent dawns and saffron sunsets. Hamlin Garland
Often bumpy roads lead to beautiful places. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Often, bumpy roads lead to beautiful places. Dave Martinez
I dont get it. The trail looked so flat on the map.Pin
I don’t get it. The trail looked so flat on the map.
Complete freedom is not what a trail offers. Quite the opposite a trail is a tactful reduction of options. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Complete freedom is not what a trail offers. Quite the opposite; a trail is a tactful reduction of options. Robert Moor
If you face the rest of your life with the spirit you show on the trail it will have no choice but to yield the same kind of memories and dreams.Pin
If you face the rest of your life with the spirit you show on the trail, it will have no choice but to yield the same kind of memories and dreams. Adrienne Hall
Thoughts come clearly while one walks. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Thoughts come clearly while one walks. Thomas Mann
Over the mountains and through the woods down the river and up the valley over the boulders and through the stream to nobodys house I go.Pin
Over the mountains and through the woods, down the river and up the valley, over the boulders and through the stream to nobody’s house I go.
Trails are like that you’re floating along in a Shakespearean Arden paradise and expect to see nymphs and flute boys, then suddenly you’re struggling in a hot broiling sun of hell Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
Trails are like that: you’re floating along in a Shakespearean Arden paradise and expect to see nymphs and flute boys, then suddenly you’re struggling in a hot broiling sun of hell in dust and nettles and poison oak…just like life. Jack Kerouac
The only way to understand a land is to walk it. The only way to drink in its real meaning is to keep it firmly beneath ones feet Only the walker can form a wider view.Pin
The only way to understand a land is to walk it. The only way to drink in its real meaning is to keep it firmly beneath one’s feet… Only the walker can form a wider view. Sinclair McKay
The world reveals itself to those who travel on foot. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
The world reveals itself to those who travel on foot. Werner Herzog
Two roads diverged in a wood and I took the one less traveled by and that has made all the difference.Pin
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. Robert Frost
Were constantly shown the real world on our screens but we come face to face with the real world out on the trail. Motivational Hiking QuotesPin
We’re constantly shown the real world on our screens but we come face to face with the real world out on the trail. 
Some beautiful paths cant be discovered without getting lost.Pin
Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost. Erol Ozan
Leave the road take the trails.Pin
Leave the road, take the trails. Pythagoras
Whenever the pressure of our complex city life thins my blood and numbs my brain, I seek relief in the trail; and when I hear the coyote wailing to the yellow dawn, my cares fallPin
Whenever the pressure of our complex city life thins my blood and numbs my brain, I seek relief in the trail; and when I hear the coyote wailing to the yellow dawn, my cares fall from me I am happy. Hamlin Garland
A trail through the mountains if used becomes a path in a short time but if unused becomes blocked by grass in an equally short time.Pin
A trail through the mountains, if used, becomes a path in a short time, but, if unused, becomes blocked by grass in an equally short time. Mencius
Where the signposts end the trail begins.Pin
Where the signposts end, the trail begins. Marty Rubin
Of all the paths you take in life make sure a few of them are dirt.Pin
Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt. John Muir
You can visit the same trail twice but youll never take the same hike.�Pin
You can visit the same trail twice but you’ll never take the same hike. 
Who stands beside you on the journey is more important than where the trail leads to.Pin
Who stands beside you on the journey is more important than where the trail leads to.

Mountains Motivational Hiking Quotes

A mountaintop is not simply an elevation but an island a world within a world a place out of place.Pin

A mountaintop is not simply an elevation, but an island, a world within a world, a place out of place. Paul Gruchow Motivational Hiking Quotes
Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain but all the happiness and growth occurs while you are climbing it.Pin
Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you are climbing it. Andy Rooney
Going to the mountains is like going home.Pin
Going to the mountains is like going home. John Muir
If you have not touched the rocky wall of a canyon. If you have not heard a rushing river pound over cobblestones… If you have not seen the tree line recede to the top of a barePin
If you have not touched the rocky wall of a canyon. If you have not heard a rushing river pound over cobblestones… If you have not seen the tree line recede to the top of a bare crested mountain. If you have not looked into a pair of wild eyes and seen your own reflection. Please, for the good of your soul, travel west. Daniel J. Rice
Those who travel to mountaintops are half in love with themselves and half in love with oblivion.Pin
Those who travel to mountaintops are half in love with themselves and half in love with oblivion. Robert MacFarlane
Mountains draw you to a deeper place in yourself.Pin
Mountains draw you to a deeper place in yourself. Joan Bauer
Lifes a bit like mountaineering never look down.Pin
Life’s a bit like mountaineering, never look down. Sir Edmund Hillary
Lifes a bit like mountaineering never look down.Pin
The pull of the mountain is like gravity for my soul.Pin
The pull of the mountain is like gravity for my soul. Heather Day Gilbert
From up here down there just seems so unimportant.Pin
From up here, down there just seems so unimportant.
The climb might be tough and challenging but the view is worth it. There is a purpose for that pain you just cant always see it right away.Pin
The climb might be tough and challenging, but the view is worth it. There is a purpose for that pain; you just can’t always see it right away. Victoria Arlen
Walk away quietly in any direction and taste the freedom of the mountaineer. Camp out among the grasses and gentians of glacial meadows in craggy garden nooks full of natures darlings.Pin
Walk away quietly in any direction and taste the freedom of the mountaineer. Camp out among the grasses and gentians of glacial meadows, in craggy garden nooks full of nature’s darlings. John Muir
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms thePin
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn.
None of your knowledge, your reading, your connections will be of any use here two legs suffice, and big eyes to see with. Walk alone, across mountains or through forests. You arePin
None of your knowledge, your reading, your connections will be of any use here: two legs suffice, and big eyes to see with. Walk alone, across mountains or through forests. You are nobody to the hills or the thick boughs heavy with greenery. Frederic Gros
All you need is a mountain breeze and tall trees.Pin
All you need is a mountain breeze and tall trees.
No single mountain ever came to meso I always go to them.Pin
No single mountain ever came to me…so I always go to them. Erik Tanghe
There are two kinds of climbers those who climb because their heart sings when theyre in the mountains and all the rest.Pin
There are two kinds of climbers, those who climb because their heart sings when they’re in the mountains, and all the rest. Alex Lowe
Each fresh peak ascended teaches something.Pin
Each fresh peak ascended teaches something. Sir Martin Conway.
Life sucks a lot less when you add mountain air a campfire and some peace and quiet.Pin
Life sucks a lot less when you add mountain air, a campfire and some peace and quiet. Brooke Hampton
Somewhere between the bottom of the climb and the summit is the answer to the mystery why we climb.Pin
Somewhere between the bottom of the climb and the summit is the answer to the mystery why we climb. Greg Child
No matter how sophisticated you may be a large granite mountain cannot be denied it speaks in silence to the very core of your being.Pin
No matter how sophisticated you may be, a large granite mountain cannot be denied it speaks in silence to the very core of your being. Ansel Adams
Because in the end you wont remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that god damn mountain.Pin
Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that go**amn mountain. John Kerouac
Its not all about the views from the top of the mountain there are so many beautiful things you pass on your journey to the top.Pin
It’s not all about the views from the top of the mountain, there are so many beautiful things you pass on your journey to the top.
Appreciate the beauty along your pathPin
Appreciate the beauty along your path!
In the mountains there are only two grades You can either do it or you cant.Pin
In the mountains, there are only two grades: You can either do it, or you can’t. Rusty Baillie
May your trails be crooked winding lonesome dangerous leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.Pin
May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds. Edward Abbey
Mountain hikes instilled in me a lifelong urge to get to the top of any inviting summit or peak.Pin
Mountain hikes instilled in me a lifelong urge to get to the top of any inviting summit or peak. Paul D. Boyer
Climbing a mountain represents a chance to briefly free oneself of the small concerns of our common lives, to strip off non essentials, to come down to the core of life itself.Pin
Climbing a mountain represents a chance to briefly free oneself of the small concerns of our common lives, to strip off non essentials, to come down to the core of life itself. Food, shelter, and friends these are the essentials, these plus faith and purpose and a deep and unrelenting determination. Mateo Cabello
The biggest reality check youll get amongst mountains is realizing how small you are.Pin
The biggest reality check you’ll get amongst mountains is realizing how small you are.
The climb speaks to our character but the view I think to our souls.Pin
The climb speaks to our character, but the view, I think, to our souls. Lori Lansens
Mountains are not stadiums where I satisfy my ambition to achieve they are the cathedrals where I practice my religion.Pin
Mountains are not stadiums where I satisfy my ambition to achieve, they are the cathedrals where I practice my religion. Anatoli Boukreev
It is the mountain that has been calling me and its time to answer.Pin
It is the mountain that has been calling me, and it’s time to answer. Susan Jagannath

Walking in Nature Motivational Hiking Quotes

Moments of solitude with Mother Nature is sunshine to a soul.Pin

Moments of solitude with Mother Nature is sunshine to a soul. Anthony Douglas Williams Motivational Hiking Quotes
It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfulPin
It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit. Robert Louis Stevenson
All that is required of you is a willingness to trudge. There is no point in hurrying because you are not actually going anywhere. However far or long you trod you are always inPin
All that is required of you is a willingness to trudge. There is no point in hurrying because you are not actually going anywhere. However far or long you trod you are always in the same place in the woods. It’s where you were yesterday, where you will be tomorrow. Bill Bryson
I go to nature to be soothed and healed and to have my sense put in order.Pin
I go to nature to be soothed and healed and to have my sense put in order. John Burroughs
Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.Pin
Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise. George Washington Carver
I found far more answers in the woods than I ever did in the city.Pin
I found far more answers in the woods than I ever did in the city. Mary Davis
Our minds, as well as our bodies, have need of the out of doors. Our spirits, too, need simple things, elemental things, the sun and the wind and the rain, moonlight, and starlightPin
Our minds, as well as our bodies, have need of the out-of-doors. Our spirits, too, need simple things, elemental things, the sun and the wind and the rain, moonlight, and starlight, sunrise and misty and mossy forest trails, the perfumes of dawn and the smell of freshturned earth and the ancient music of wind among the trees. Edwin Way Teale
All truly great thoughts are conceived while walking.Pin
All truly great thoughts are conceived while walking. Friedrich Nietzsche
The clearest way into the universe is through a forest wilderness.Pin
The clearest way into the universe is through a forest wilderness. John Muir
It is quite possible to leave your home for a walk in the early morning air and return a different person beguiled enchanted.Pin
It is quite possible to leave your home for a walk in the early morning air and return a different person beguiled, enchanted. Mary Ellen Chase
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.Pin
In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks. John Muir
I love walking in the woods along the trails by the beaches. I love being part of nature. I love walking alone. It is therapy. One needs to be alone to recharge ones batteries.Pin
I love walking in the woods, along the trails, by the beaches. I love being part of nature. I love walking alone. It is therapy. One needs to be alone, to recharge one’s batteries. Grace Kelly
Deep In the forest I stroll to hear the wisdom of my soul.Pin
Deep In the forest, I stroll to hear the wisdom of my soul. Angie Weiland Crosby
I love being in the woods when I can just walk barefoot in the grass and just sit down and breathe. I love that so much.Pin
I love being in the woods, when I can just walk barefoot in the grass and just sit down and breathe. I love that so much. Jessie Reyez
Between every two pines there is a doorway to a new world.Pin
Between every two pines there is a doorway to a new world. Henry David Thoreau
I love walking because it clears your mind enriches the soul takes away the stress and opens up your eyes to a whole new world.Pin
I love walking because it clears your mind, enriches the soul, takes away the stress, and opens up your eyes to a whole new world. Claudette Dudley
The woods are lovely dark and deep. But I have promises to keep and miles to go before I sleep.Pin
The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep. Robert Frost
Nature is one of the most underutilized treasures in life. It has the power to unburden hearts and reconnect to that inner place of peace.Pin
Nature is one of the most underutilized treasures in life. It has the power to unburden hearts and reconnect to that inner place of peace. Dr. Janice Anderson
There is always an adventure waiting in the woods.Pin
There is always an adventure waiting in the woods. Katelyn S. Bolds
To walk in nature is to witness a thousand miracles.Pin
To walk in nature is to witness a thousand miracles. Mary Davis
Now I see the secret of making the best person it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.Pin
Now I see the secret of making the best person, it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth. Walt Whitman
There is nothing worse, after days of falling asleep by a babbling brook and waking up to a choir chirping birds, than to go inside a house with insulated walls and an obstructivePin
There is nothing worse, after days of falling asleep by a babbling brook and waking up to a choir chirping birds, than to go inside a house with insulated walls and an obstructive roof. This tortuous invention, a cage, a box, prevents you from seeing or hearing anything of natural importance. Make time to free yourself and find a bit of nature. Katherine Keith
Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life.Pin
Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life. Rachel Carson
Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake.Pin
Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake. Wallace Stevens
When we walk into a grove of trees or under an open sky the magic of nature takes over and the heaviness of life lifts a little.Pin
When we walk into a grove of trees or under an open sky the magic of nature takes over and the heaviness of life lifts a little.’ Natassia Cassinero
Nature is the purest portal to inner peace.Pin
Nature is the purest portal to inner peace. Angie Weiland Crosby
If youve ever walked a mile into a virgin forest you know like a deep forest where trees have been uncut the energy is totally different from the shopping mall.Pin
If you’ve ever walked a mile into a virgin forest you know, like a deep forest where trees have been uncut the energy is totally different from the shopping mall. James Redfield
Going for a leisurely walk in the forest feels like getting a big ol hug from Mother Nature.Pin
Going for a leisurely walk in the forest feels like getting a big ol’ hug from Mother Nature. Jamie Erwine
A walk in nature walks the soul back home.Pin
A walk in nature walks the soul back home. Mary Davis
An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.Pin
An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day. Henry David Thoreau
Oh, how can I put into words the joys of a walk over country such as this; the scenes that delight the eyes, the blessed peace of mind, the sheer exuberance which fills your soulPin
Oh, how can I put into words the joys of a walk over country such as this; the scenes that delight the eyes, the blessed peace of mind, the sheer exuberance which fills your soul as you tread the firm turf? This is something to be lived, not read about. Alfred Wainwright
Adopt the pace of nature her secret is patience.Pin
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Hiking in Nature: An Enriching Experience

Hiking in nature offers a unique and enriching experience that allows individuals to connect with the natural world in profound ways. Whether you’re trekking through dense forests, scaling majestic mountains, or wandering along tranquil streams, the benefits of hiking are abundant and diverse. In this article, we will explore the reasons why hiking in nature is such a cherished activity for outdoor enthusiasts.

First and foremost, hiking allows individuals to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life. As we immerse ourselves in the wilderness, the stresses and worries of the modern world seem to melt away. Surrounded by towering trees, vibrant flora, and the melodious sounds of birdsong, hikers find solace and tranquility. The peace and stillness of nature create a meditative environment, allowing us to reset our minds and rejuvenate our spirits.

Furthermore, hiking provides a wonderful opportunity to exercise and stay physically fit. Unlike monotonous workouts in a gym, hiking engages our entire body as we navigate uneven terrains, climb steep slopes, and negotiate rocky paths. The varying intensities and challenges of hiking keep our muscles active and our cardiovascular system in top shape. Not only does hiking offer a great workout, but it also allows us to explore new landscapes and discover hidden gems.

Another remarkable aspect of hiking is the connection it fosters with the natural world. By embarking on hiking trails, we become observers and participants in the beauty of nature. We witness breathtaking vistas, encounter fascinating wildlife, and marvel at the intricate ecosystems that surround us. This interaction with nature instills a sense of awe and reverence, reminding us of our place in the grand tapestry of life.

In addition, hiking promotes mental well-being. Research has shown that spending time in nature reduces stress, anxiety, and depression. The serenity of the wilderness, coupled with physical activity, releases endorphins and boosts our mood. Moreover, the simple act of being outdoors can improve cognitive function, increase creativity, and enhance problem-solving skills. Hiking provides a space for introspection, self-reflection, and personal growth.

Hiking in nature is also an avenue for exploration and adventure. With countless trails and destinations to choose from, each hike offers a unique experience. Whether it’s the thrill of conquering a challenging peak, discovering a hidden waterfall, or witnessing a breathtaking sunrise, every hike becomes a memorable adventure. The sense of accomplishment and awe that accompanies these experiences creates lasting memories and a desire for further exploration.

Lastly, hiking in nature fosters a deep appreciation and responsibility for environmental conservation. As we witness the wonders of the natural world firsthand, we become more aware of the urgent need to protect and preserve it. Hikers often develop a strong sense of stewardship, advocating for sustainable practices and taking an active role in environmental initiatives.

In conclusion, hiking in nature is an incredible way to reconnect with ourselves and the world around us. It offers physical, mental, and emotional benefits, while allowing us to appreciate the beauty and fragility of our planet. So, lace up your boots, grab your backpack, and venture into the wilderness. There’s a world of adventure and discovery waiting for you on the hiking trails.

 

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