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.The attractive lake, alive with peepers in the spring, is within the environs of the Willowemoc Wild Forest. Primitive ... For information call the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Region 3, at 845-256-3082 or 3083.
|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|