AMC's Best Day Hikes Near Washington, D.C., 2nd Edition

Discover 50 of the best day hikes in the Washington, D.C. area with this fully updated and revised guide from AMC, the definitive source on hiking in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. This four-season book is an indispensable companion for shorter walks and day-long adventures along the trails of Washington, D.C.; Maryland; and Virginia—now featuring ten new hikes and expanding into the urban areas of Annapolis and Baltimore, as well as farther south into Virginia’s George Washington and Jefferson national forests. An at-a-glance trip planner highlights the best hikes near public transportation, for kids, and winter snowshoeing and skiing. GPS coordinates for trailheads make finding hikes a breeze, and updated essays throughout the book provide insight into the area’s rich cultural and historical context.