This pocket-sized book provides hikers with concise descriptions and maps for 33 popular day hikes along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Best Easy Day Hikes: Blue Ridge Parkway is the perfect book for novice hikers, families, dog owners, or anyone interested in accessible adventures that include waterfalls, wildflowers, and spectacular views. The book covers the Parkway’s entire 469-mile length and features an accurate, easy to follow trail map for each hike, a Trail Finder by level of difficulty, and an introductory travel overview and map to each of the four portions of the Parkway.
Look inside for:
- Thirty-minute strolls to full-day adventures
- Hikes for everyone, including families
- Great hikes featuring waterfalls and wildflowers; great hikes for dogs!
- Mile-by-mile directions and clear trail maps
- Zero-impact tips
About the Author
Randy Johnson is the author of Hiking the Blue Ridge Parkway and Hiking North Carolina (both FalconGuides). He is a widely published photojournalist who has helped design Parkway trails and lives near the Parkway.