¬†This handsome guide is full of charts and easy-to-find information that will help you quickly select your ideal hike. And once you’re on the trail, you’ll enjoy the sidebars on flora and fauna, and historical highlights that accompany many of the routes.

There is a full-color front map and then two-color section maps, along with clear driving directions to the trail head, options for nearby camping, ratings for trail difficulty and photos of what you’ll see on your hike. Hikes are typically less than 12 miles round trip.

* More than 100 day hikes, with options for linking them to longer routes
* Compact, easy-carry size
* Two color maps, charts and elevation profiles

Price: $18.95