Hiking the Green Mountains

A Guide To 35 Of The Region's Best Hiking Adventures

Book Description

State Hiking Series


Each guide includes:


- Hikes suited to every ability


- Accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails

- Up-to-date trail descriptions with mile-by-mile directional cues
- Detailed trail maps and GPS coordinates


- Difficulty ratings, average hiking times, and best hiking seasons for each hike

- Trail Finder for best hikes with dogs, children, great views, or wildlife viewing

- Information on fees and permits, contacts, events and attractions, restaurants and accommodations, canine compatibility, and more

- Zero-impact and wilderness safety tips and techniques


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This book covers the best day hikes and weekend backpacking trips in New Hampshire’s breathtaking Green Mountains. It takes readers to the most scenic hikes in the state, some well-known and others off the beaten path.

About Densmore Ballard, Lisa

Lisa Densmore Ballard, who has been hiking the Green Mountains for more than thirty years, is the Emmy-winning host of Wildlife Journal (PBS) and a writer and nature photographer whose work has appeared in Backpacker,Her Sports, Vermont Life, and Vermont Magazine.


Mark Aiken is a ski instructor at Stowe and a freelance outdoor writer. He is a recreational marathoner and triathlete. His work can be read in The New York Times, Vermont Sports Magazine, Around Concord, and Backpacker Magazine.

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