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AMC’S Best Day Hikes Near Boston, 2nd Edition, by John S. Burke and Micheal Tougias

Discover 60 of the best day hikes in the Boston area with this fully updated four-season guide from the Appalachian Mountain Club.

If you are looking to explore the trails of the Greater Boston area and Cape Cod, this book is a must-have resource for shorter walks and day-long adventures. This 2nd edition adds ten more hikes for beginner and intermediate hikers.

From the barrier beach on Plum Island, to close-in hikes in the Middlesex Fells and Blue Hills, to quiet walks on the South Shore and Cape Cod, this guide offers a variety of trails for all ability levels and interests. An at-a-glance chart highlights the best hikes near public transportation, for kids, and for winter snowshoeing and skiing.

Inside You'll Find:
  • 60 of the best day hikes in greater Boston & Cape Cod for all levels
  • GPS coordinates to all trailheads
  • Locater Map
  • "At-a-Glance Trip Planner" for easy planning
  • Detailed maps showing parking areas, trails, & natural highlights
  • Summaries of time, distance & and difficulty level for each trail
  • Hiking & safety tips
  • Advice on what to carry in your pack
  • Essays about the flora, fauna, & historic landmarks of Eastern Massachusetts
  • Paperback
  • 6" X 9"
  • 240 pages
ISBN: 978-1-934028-47-6
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AMC’S Best Day Hikes Near Boston, 2nd Edition, by John S. Burke and Micheal Tougias
47-6

SKU #:
02485910
UPC #:
9781934028476
$17.99