Maybe you’re looking for a way this holiday weekend to breathe some fresh air with the people you love. Or, after a hefty dose of quality time with those people, maybe what you actually need is a little breathing room. Either way, Mother Nature’s always got your back.
To help you find a spot to stretch your legs this holiday weekend, we compiled 12 suggestions for great trails to explore around the state — from urban jaunts to national parks, with kid-friendly and accessible options to make sure the whole family can join in. May the suggestions below help you find a new sanctuary, rediscover an old favorite, or perhaps just inspire you to get outside and, in the spirit of giving thanks, be grateful for the beauty we have here.