Scenic Mountain Ranges for Your Next Adventure

Mountain ranges really have something for everyone between the hikes, watersports, and scenic drives. There’s a type of inexplicable peacefulness when exploring the great outdoors and that feeling is even heightened when immersed in a beautiful mountain range. Whether visiting the smoky mountains of Appalachia or walking through the forest of the Cascades, exploring the wilderness and searching for the best views is the perfect escape for our outdoor, adventure junkies.

We’ve rounded up some of our favorite ranges, so get ready to explore some of the most breathtaking mountains (even if only through a computer screen).

Bighorn Mountains

WHERE: Wyoming & Montana

ACTIVITIES: Biking, Camping, Hiking & Fishing

MAIN ATTRACTION: Cloud Peak Wildernessknown for its alpine landscape


Sierra Nevada

WHERE: The Central Valley of California to the Great Basin

ACTIVITIES: Wildlife sightings, Hiking, Stunning Views

MAIN ATTRACTION: Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park & Kings Canyon National Park


Adirondack Mountains

WHERE: Northeastern New York

ACTIVITIES: Skiing, Kayaking, Hiking, Stunning Views During Fall Foliage

MAIN ATTRACTION: Scenic srives & charming small towns along the coast


California Coast Ranges

WHERE: California Coast

ACTIVITIES: Scenic drives & Hiking

MAIN ATTRACTION: Big Sur Region & Pacific Coast Highway


Blue Ridge Mountains

WHERE: Pennsylvania to Georgia  

ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Biking Fishing & Scenic Drives 

MAIN ATTRACTION: Blue Ridge Parkway, Shenandoah National Park & Virginia’s part of Blue Ridge


Olympic Mountains

WHERE: Washington   

ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Biking & Scenic Drives 



Cascade Range

WHERE: Canada, Washington, Oregon & California

ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Climbing, Fishing, Biking & Scenic Drives 

MAIN ATTRACTION: Mount Rainer & Mount Saint Helens (active stratovolcano)


Great Smoky Mountains

WHERE: North Carolina & Tennessee

ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Climbing, Fishing, Biking & Scenic Drives 

MAIN ATTRACTION: Great Smokey Mountains National Park  


Rocky Mountains

WHERE: Spans over 3,000 miles from British Columbia to New Mexico 

ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Fishing, Biking & Scenic Drives 

MAIN ATTRACTION: Grand Teton National Park

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