Special Report

Best American Cities for Hiking in 2022

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30. Austin, TX
> Hiking access: 11
> Hiking quality: 63
> Hiking supplies access: 11
> Climate rank: 98
> Safety rank: 100
> Overall score: 54.3

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29. Scottsdale, AZ
> Hiking access: 15
> Hiking quality: 15
> Hiking supplies access: 66
> Climate rank: 184
> Safety rank: 128
> Overall score: 54.6

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28. Glendale, CA
> Hiking access: 73
> Hiking quality: 13
> Hiking supplies access: 115
> Climate rank: 16
> Safety rank: 101
> Overall score: 55.2

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27. Reno, NV
> Hiking access: 12
> Hiking quality: 35
> Hiking supplies access: 18
> Climate rank: 63
> Safety rank: 175
> Overall score: 55.3

26. Palmdale, CA
> Hiking access: 77
> Hiking quality: 9
> Hiking supplies access: 115
> Climate rank: 16
> Safety rank: 96
> Overall score: 55.7

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