5 easy hikes in Europe
In a worldwide contest for train-accessible trails, Europe remains the undisputed winner. The continent is blessed with train routes that reach into the deepest pockets of celebrated hiking regions such as the Dolomites, Alps, and Pyrenees. There are also gentler walking landscapes along forest and coastline paths. All levels of European hikes are available.
Here are my picks for 5 European hiking adventures – both epic and easy - that are surprisingly simple to reach by train. There’s really no need to hitchhike.