AMC's Best Day Hikes in Connecticut and Rhode Island

Discover the beauty and diverse geography of southern New England in AMC’s Best Day Hikes in Connecticut and Rhode Island. With a fully-revised Connecticut section and brand-new introduction of treks in Rhode Island, this guide features 60 hikes for all skill levels, each entry including a detailed map, plus summaries of time, distance, and difficulty level.

From idyllic oceanside walks to rugged portions of the Appalachian Trail, this essential guide describes expertly curated hikes for anyone looking to get out and experience the wonders of the Nutmeg and Ocean states. Stroll past Rhode Island’s famous Newport mansions or take a long, strenuous hike up Connecticut’s Bear Mountain. Find a whole new corner of New England to explore and experience.