Inside 25 Adventurous Hiking Quotes

I don’t know about you but I love a good adventure. Crisp air, birds chirping, and a great hike is all the makings for a great for me! There is something so refreshing about a great adventure, no matter how big or small! I love a smooth Sunday afternoon stroll at our local hiking path to tackling a big rocky mountain! If you love hiking and fun adventures check out these amazing 25 Hiking Quotes!

Hiking Quotes

Adventurous Hiking Quotes

1. “You’re off to great places, today is your day. Your mountain is waiting, so get on your way.” – Dr. Suess

2. “Fill your life with adventures, not things. Have stories to tell, not stuff to show”

3. “Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity” – John Muir

4. “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

5. “Getting to the top is optional. Getting down is mandatory.” – Ed Viesturs

6. “Jumping from boulder to boulder and never falling, with a heavy pack, is easier than it sounds; you just can’t fall when you get into the rhythm of the dance.” – Jack Kerouac

7. “Feeling LOW? Go on mountains.” – Prajakta Mhadnak

Hiking Quotes

8. “She said, “Hiking is the same thing as walking, only hotter and twice as far as you want to go. But usually, you’re glad you went.” – Anita Diamant

9. “My most memorable hikes can be classified as ‘Shortcuts that Backfired’.” – Edward Abbey

10. “You need mountains, long staircases don’t make good hikers.” – Amit Kalantri

Let’s Go on an Adventure – Hiking Quotes

11. “We don’t stop hiking because we grow old – we grow old because we stop hiking” – Finis Mitchell

12. “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

13. “I would never have started this trip if I had known how tough it was, but I couldn’t and wouldn’t quit.” – Ben Montgomery

14. “Hiking and happiness go hand in hand (or foot in boot).” – Diane Spicer

15. “Come with me to the mountains. Every rock there tells a story.” – Avijeet Das

Quotes about Hiking

16. “You have to hike up the mountain path to reach the summit. Thinking won’t get you there.” – Marty Rubin

17. “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

18. “As a result of my hike, I am much more inclined to “do” things. I will have fewer “should have done”s even if it means incurring some “wish I hadn’t’s.” David Miller

19. “You know the old joke about how to survive a bear attack: Make sure you hike with someone who you can outrun.” – Carolyn Jourdan

The Perfect Hiking Quotes

20. “We are built to walk. Not to SoulCycle and jog and hike. Walking is mental. You sharpen your thoughts and process your emotions.” – Caroline Kepnes

21. “The trail should be enjoyed, and when joy is difficult to achieve, personal growth should become the focus. Still,” – Zach Davis

22. “There are two most powerful days in your life. The day you are born and the day you discover why.” – Boniface Mwangi

23. “It’s not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves” – Beverly Stills

24. If we were meant to stay in one place we’d have roots instead of feet

Outdoor Quotes

25. “Everyone wants to live on top of the maintain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you are climbing it.” – Andy Rooney

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