The best Outdoor and Hiking Quotes to inspire you to get outside

‘Coz you really should, it’s good for the soul.

I love quotes (you may have already noticed), I like to chuck a quote or two throughout my blog posts. My favourite are outdoor and hiking quotes. The internet has a plethora of quotes available at your fingertips. But to save you the trouble of scrolling through all the quotes, I have compliled them all in one handy post.

Just for you.

I’m nice like that.



“Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and winds long to play with your hair.” –Kahli Gibran


“Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach of us more than we can ever learn from books.” –John Lubbock


“I go to Nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put together.” –John Burroughs


“The earth has music for those who listen” – William Shakespeare


“Hiking is a bit like life: The journey only requires you to put one foot in front of the other…again and again and again. And if you allow yourself the opportunity to be present throughout the entirety of the trek, you will witness beauty every step of the way, not just at the summit” – Unknown


“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore” – Andre Gide


“In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.” – Aristotle


“Wander without a reason or purpose” – Unknown


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


“Live in the sunshine, swim in the sea, drink the wild air” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I took a walk in the woods and came out taller than the trees” – Henry David Thoreau


“Light a campfire and everyone’s a storyteller.” – John Geddes


“Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.” – John Muir

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“It feels good to be lost in the right direction” – Unknown


“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


“Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake.” –Wallace Stevens


“The best view comes after the hardest climb.” – Unknown


“And into the forest, I go, To lose my mind and find my soul.” – Unknown


“In every walk with nature, one received far more than he seeks.” – John Muir

“The human spirit needs places where nature has not been rearranged by the hand of man.” -Unknown


What is your favourite outdoor and hiking quote? Leave ’em in the comments so I can add them to my list



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Get inspired to get outside with these outdoors and hiking quotes

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