60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Boston: Including Coastal and Interior Regions, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Boston: Including Coastal and Interior Regions, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island

by Helen Weatherall
     
 

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Thanks to conservationists and outdoor enthusiasts, Boston-area hiking opportunities are vast and abundant. 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Boston guides hikers on routes trodden by the likes of Wampanoag warrior King Phillip and his colonial adversaries, Concord's Henry David Thoreau, Mason Walton - the hermit of Ravenswood, and countless farmers and

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Thanks to conservationists and outdoor enthusiasts, Boston-area hiking opportunities are vast and abundant. 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Boston guides hikers on routes trodden by the likes of Wampanoag warrior King Phillip and his colonial adversaries, Concord's Henry David Thoreau, Mason Walton - the hermit of Ravenswood, and countless farmers and tradespeople who have walked this historic land since the country's founding.With helpful list of hikes in the front of the book for special interests — best hikes for children, scenic hikes, hikes good for wildlife viewing or seeing waterfalls, best hikes with historic sites and more — hikers of all skill levels can find their perfect hike. Expertly drawn trail maps and trail profiles complement the detailed trail descriptions and useful at-a-glance information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780897326360
Publisher:
Menasha Ridge Press
Publication date:
04/28/2007
Series:
60 Hikes within 60 Miles Series
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
379,300
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author


Helen Weatherall is a Boston-based writer whose expeditions have ranged from exploring the salt marshes in Massachusetts to backpacking Canada’s West Coast Trail, to hiking Sri Lanka’s Sinharaja rainforest. She lives in Boston, MA.

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