America’s Best Day Hikes: Spectacular Single-Day Hikes Across the States
AMERICA’S BEST DAY HIKES– another bucket list book? We’ve got time on our hands, why not? Plan for when we can get out. Look ahead, make a list, just daydream. A great book for everyone who likes to travel and hike. Fifty favorite day hikes throughout the US. A heads up, this is not one from every state. Some states with a lot of great hiking, for example, Colorado, get more. This is not a replacement for regional guides which include many local specific hikes. But if you’re planning on traveling to a region, and you hike, this is a great idea book. Find the one or two don’t-miss hikes in that area. The trail descriptions and other advice in this book provide everything needed. You’ll love the photos which are guaranteed to inspire your next adventure.
From The publisher
50 of the greatest hikes in the country, for all abilities and in all landscapes
America’s Best Day Hikes is a beautifully illustrated, best-of compendium featuring the most memorable one- day hikes in every region of the United States.
Organized by region, this guide goes into detail about what makes each hike so remarkable and why it might be worth a detour or even a special journey for someone looking to broaden their horizons. All of the hikes are doable during daylight hours and none require camping.
America’s Best Day Hikes comes with all the information anyone would need to experience these unique locations, including details about the hike itself―difficulty, duration, seasonal hazards, etc.―as well as traveling, planning, and packing suggestions. All this paired with Dellinger’s stunning photography makes this incredible volume a must- have for any lover of the outdoors.100 color photographs, 50 maps
About the Author
Derek Dellinger is the author/co-author of several Countryman hiking titles, including 50 Hikes in the Catskills and 50 Hikes in the Upper Hudson Valley. He lives in New York’s Hudson Valley.