The updated 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Minneapolis and St. Paul
explores 60 of the best hiking trails in and around the Twin Cities.
Author: Tom Watson
Softcover; 265 pages; black-and-white photographs and maps
Menasha Ridge Press; copyright 2012
Detailed descriptions help you assess each trail before you hike it, taking into consideration length and difficulty
Key information sidebar displays likelihood of traffic, trail surface, hiking time, season, access, maps, facilities and more
Written directions with road maps lead you to the trailheads
60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Minneapolis and St. Paul
measures 9 x 6 in.
Using clear and entertaining narrative, 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Minneapolis and St. Paul introduces newcomers and lifelong residents to a surprising array of the best day hikes within a 60 mi. radius of these fascinating cities.
Choose hikes such as Crosby Farm Park, where you’ll travel past a historic site and through marshes and bottomlands. Challenge yourself with a 11.25 mi. hike through Elm Creek Park Reserve, and enjoy its varied terrain of marshes, meadows and forests. And hike the stands of woods at Nestrand-Big Woods State Park for a glimpse of the rare dwarf trout lily in spring.
You’ll save time with key at-a-glance information, providing quick and easy assessments of each hike before you hit the trail. So what are you waiting for? The ultimate hike is just a short drive away!