You know that feeling when you sink into the couch and enter the inevitable food coma that comes after your Thanksgiving feast? Yeah, it's amazing.
But how much better will it feel if you've earned those second and third helpings with a little exercise outside before your meal? Check out these 5 hikes and consider hitting them up before you eat...and of course, sleep.
1. Sunrise Hike to Hawk Hill
So this is a really easy hike, but if you get up in time for the sunrise, you can have all the turkey and pie you want. Learn more.
2. Hike the Lands End Trail
Lands End is right in San Francisco and has a great system of family friendly hiking trails. Catch amazing views of the coast before you head home for your feast. Learn more.
3. Explore Muir Woods
Head to Muir Woods for an early hike to beat the crowds and explore the most relaxing, serene trails around. Learn more.
4. Hike the Matt Davis-Steep Ravine Trail
Looking for a redwood hike with some heavier milage? This 7.5 mile hike is sure to work up your appetite. Learn more.
5. Hike the Summit of Mount Diablo
If you REALLY love turkey and want to eat your fourth helping totally guilt free, this 13 mile round trip hike is just the ticket. Learn more.