Completely revised and updated throughout, with 10 new hikes. This bestselling hiking guide reveals 50 hikes and walks from the East Hudson Highlands to Rockland County and Harriman Park, to the West Hudson Hills, to the Catskills, the Shawangunks, and more. Green and Zimmerman are expert guides to this region rich in history, culture, and lore. The outings range from short walks to hikes of 14 miles in length, and most are within a two-hour drive of New York City. An at-a-glance chart makes choosing a hike simple, and each hike features a detailed topographic map, driving directions, mileage and elevation rise, and a comprehensive trail descriptionawith fascinating commentary on the human and natural history you'll encounter along the way.Breakneck Ridge and Storm King, as well as the whole stretch of HarrimanaBear Mountain State Park, Sterling Forest ... The turn signal is fairly well marked on a tree to the left of the carriageway, but look closely to find a blaze on the rock step.
|Title||:||Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in the Lower Hudson Valley: Hikes and Walks from Westchester County to Albany (Second Edition) (Explorer's 50 Hikes)|
|Author||:||Stella Green, H. Neil Zimmerman|
|Publisher||:||The Countryman Press - 2008-05-05|