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Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia 2nd Edition

Four-Season Guide to 50 of the Best Trails in Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware

AMC's Best Day Hikes near Philadelphia offers 50 of the region's best hikes for all levels.

Author(s)

Susan Charkes

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AMC's Best Day Hikes near Philadelphia offers 50 of the region's best hikes for all levels. Ideal for families, tourists, and locals alike, this easy-to-use guide will help hikers explore Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware year-round, from lesser-known excursions to area favorites, including several hikes on the Appalachian Trail. Fully revised and updated, this edition features new hikes in Stroud Preserve, Brendan T. Byrne State Forest, Rockhopper/Dry Run Creek Trails, Trexler Preserve, and Blue Marsh Lake. All descriptions of previously featured trails have been updated to reflect the most recent openings, closings, and reroutings, highlighting the best hikes within an hour or two of Philadelphia.

Additional Information

Author Susan Charkes
About the Author Susan Charkes is a native of southeastern Pennsylvania where she writes about nature, outdoors, environment, and sustainability. She is a hike leader with the Appalachian Mountain Club. She works in the nonprofit management and communications field.
Endorsements “Hikers seeking new destinations and adventures will find inspiration in the wide variety of hikes in this book. Enticing descriptions, coupled with maps and directions, make it easy to explore with confidence.” Barbara Wiemann, Keystone Trails Association
Region Mid-Atlantic
Activity Backpacking, Hiking
Publisher Appalachian Mountain Club Books
Edition 2nd Edition
Format Paperback
Dimensions 6 x 9 inches, 288 pages
ISBN-13 9781628420906

Endorsements

“Hikers seeking new destinations and adventures will find inspiration in the wide variety of hikes in this book. Enticing descriptions, coupled with maps and directions, make it easy to explore with confidence.” Barbara Wiemann, Keystone Trails Association

About the Author

Susan Charkes is a native of southeastern Pennsylvania where she writes about nature, outdoors, environment, and sustainability. She is a hike leader with the Appalachian Mountain Club. She works in the nonprofit management and communications field.