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06/24/2013 06:59 am ET

Best US Coastal Hikes: Escape The City Hiking 10 Of America's Best Seaside Trails (PHOTOS)

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Looking to escape the city this summer? Get away from the urban grind and enjoy some of the stress-relieving benefits of nature with a relaxing weekend trip exploring some of the country's most scenic coastal destinations by foot.

Ranging in length and difficulty level from one-mile walks around the Everglades to 15-mile excursions through Northern California coastal headlands, these trails showcase some of the most spectacular coastlines in the US. Click through the slideshow below for 10 hikes to check out this summer -- or add to your travel bucket list.

What are your favorite oceanside trails? Share your top picks in the comments or tweet @HuffPostTravel.

10 US Coastal Hikes
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