Hiking Quotes for Instagram to Feel Nature’s Beauty

The thrill of hiking to a mountain top is something that is hard to describe. Hiking is not only a physical activity but also a mental activity. 

It requires patience and perseverance to climb the highest peaks of the world. As you hike, you start to feel the beauty of nature. 

Here I will share with you a list of the best hiking quotes for Instagram that you can use to help make your photos more memorable.

Let your words and nature inspire the world! 

Hiking Quotes for Instagram

  • “The mountains are calling and I must go.”
    • — John Muir
  • “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
    • — Lao Tzu
  • “There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.”
    • — Beverly Sills
  • “It’s easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top.”
    • Henry Ward Beecher
  • “Nature is not a place to visit. It is home.”
    • — Gary Snyder
  • “In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.”
    • — John Muir
  • “If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.”
    • — Frank A. Clark
  • “Mountains have a way of dealing with overconfidence.”
    • — Hermann Buhl
  • “Look deep into nature and you will understand everything better.”
    • — Albert Einstein
  • “Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt.”
    • — John Muir
  • “I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.”
    • — Henry David Thoreau
  •  “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
  • “We live in a fast-paced society. Walking slows us down.”
    • — Robert Sweetgall.
  • “In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.”
    • — John Muir 
  • “There is no Wifi in the Forest, but I promise you will find a better connection.”
    • — Ralph Smart.
  •  “Me thinks that the moment my legs began to move, my thoughts began to flow.”
    • — Henry David Thoreau 
  • “Carry as little as possible, but choose that little with care.”
    • — Earl Shaffer
  • “May your Dreams be larger than mountains and may you have the courage to scale their summits”
    • — Harley King
  • “Happiness and hiking go hand in hand or foot in boot.”
    • — Diane Spicer
  • “Climb the mountain not to plant your flag, but to embrace the challenge, enjoy the air and behold the view. Climb it so you can see the world, not so the world can see you.”
    • — David McCullough Jr.
  • “Each fresh peak ascended teaches something.”
    • — Sir Martin Conway
  • “After a day’s walk, everything has twice its usual value.”
    • — G.M. Trevelyan
  • “Somewhere between the bottom of the climb and the summit is the answer to the mystery why we climb.”
    • — Greg Child
  • “There are two kinds of climbers, those who climb because their heart sings when they’re in the mountains, and all the rest.”
    • — Alex Lowe
  • “Leave the road, take the trails.”
    • — Pythagoras
  • “Take only memories, leave only footprints.”
    • — Chief Si’ahl
  • “Getting to the top is optional. Getting down is mandatory.”
    • — Ed Viesturs
  •  “The world reveals itself to those who travel on foot.”
    • — Werner Herzog
  • “I took a walk in the woods and came out taller than trees.”
    • — Henry David Thoreau
  • “Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost.”
    • — Erol Ozan
  • “We don’t stop hiking because we grow old. We grow old because we stop hiking.”
    • — Finis Mitchell
  • “You need special shoes for hiking – and a bit of a special soul as well.”
    • — Terry Guillemets
  • “Somewhere between the start of the trail and the end is the mystery why we choose to walk”
    • — FirstHiker.
  • “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
  • “The mountains whisper for me to wander; my soul hikes to the call.”
    • — Angie Weiland-Crosby
  • “Job fill your pocket, but adventures fill your soul.”
    • — Jamie Lyn Beatty
  • “Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.”
    • — Edward Abbey
  • “Time spent amongst trees is never wasted time.”
    • — Katrina Mayer

Hiking Captions for Instagram

  • “The 10 minutes of sleep you take when you get a halt while hiking into mountains hits differently.”
  • “The perks of dating a trekker are that they are always ready for sudden plans.” 
  • “When life gives you a mountain, put on your boots and hike”
  • “A bad day hiking is better than a good day doing anything else.”
  • “Hiking with kids isn’t about the miles, it’s about the smiles.”
  • “You are not in the mountains, the mountains are in you.”
  • “Take your potential someone into the forest. If they smile through the sweat and whistle with the wind, your adventures will never end”
  • “Just keep going. It’s amazing how far you can go if you put one foot in front of the other, and repeat!”
  • “The best view comes after the hardest climb.” 

Hiking is one of the best ways to get outdoors, clear your head and get to know your friends and family better. If you are a hiker, then you know the importance of a great hiking quote. On social media, a picture can tell a thousand words.

Below are some of our favorite quotes that will inspire you more. 

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