The Midwest is rich in natural beauty, and there's no better way to get close to nature than by staying in one of these pet-friendly hiking getaways. These accommodations get you close to nature while still providing all the necessities for creature comforts. Come take a hike in the Appalachian Mountains or experience the jagged peaks of the Rocky Mountains. Both mountain ranges offer a large variety of hiking trails, and the rivers provide their own form of beauty in the valleys below. The Ohio River, Upper Mississippi River, and Missouri River each flow throughout the region, and a rich variety of wildlife can often be seen drinking from their banks. With so much to do and see in the great Midwest, you'll be grateful to return to one of these comfortable accommodations after a long and exciting day.