Best Easy Day Hikes Columbus

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Best Easy Day Hikes Columbus includes concise descriptions and detailed maps for seventeen of the author's favorite, easy-to-follow hikes in and around Columbus, Ohio. Discover a region of diverse scenery and natural beauty—an area of wetland preserves, dense forests, rim trails, jagged outcroppings of blackhand sandstone, elaborate gardens, swamp forests, and gorge trails. Look inside for:• Thirty-minute strolls to half-day adventures• Trail Finder for best hikes with dogs and children, or to enjoy nature, ...

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Overview

Best Easy Day Hikes Columbus includes concise descriptions and detailed maps for seventeen of the author's favorite, easy-to-follow hikes in and around Columbus, Ohio. Discover a region of diverse scenery and natural beauty—an area of wetland preserves, dense forests, rim trails, jagged outcroppings of blackhand sandstone, elaborate gardens, swamp forests, and gorge trails. Look inside for:• Thirty-minute strolls to half-day adventures• Trail Finder for best hikes with dogs and children, or to enjoy nature, history, and great views• GPS coordinates

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In true Best Easy Day Hikes style, this entry in Falcon Press's popular series lays out concise description of more than 15 short, doable hikes around Columbus.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780762754359
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/1/2009
  • Series: Best Easy Day Hikes Series
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 104
  • Sales rank: 1,439,294
  • Product dimensions: 4.20 (w) x 6.90 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Susan Finch is a freelance writer and hiker who specializes in budget, family, and recreational travel. Her work has appeared in national outlets and she travels regularly throughout North America and Europe. When she’s not writing and traveling from her home in the New York City region, she and her husband, Drew, are planning their next trip, hiking, or spending time off in his home state of Ohio.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vi

Introduction 1

How to Use This Guide 4

Trail Finder 5

Map Legend 7

The Hikes

1 Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park: Indian Ridge and Terrace Trails 8

2 Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park: Dyer Mill Trail 14

3 Highbanks Metro Park: Overlook and Dripping Rock Trails 19

4 Glacier Ridge Metro Park: Marsh Hawk and Ironweed Trails 24

5 Sharon Woods Metro Park: Edward S. Thompson and Spring Creek Trails 29

6 Inniswood Metro Gardens 34

7 Blacklick Woods Metro Park 39

8 Blendon Woods Metro Park 44

9 Chestnut Ridge Metro Park: Ridge and Meadows Trails 48

10 Slate Run Metro Park: Kokomo Wetland Trail 53

11 North Bank Park 58

12 A. W. Marion State Park: Hargus Lake Trail 63

13 Clear Creek Metro Park 69

14 Conkle's Hollow State Nature Preserve: Rim and Gorge Trails 74

15 Hocking Hills State Park: Old Man's Cave 80

16 Dawes Arboretum 86

17 Blackhand Gorge State Nature Preserve 91

About the Author 97

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