Hiking Pennsylvania

A Guide to the State's Greatest Hikes

Book Description

Completely updated with full-color maps and photographs throughout, Hiking Pennsylvania offers a unique look into the history, culture, and incomparable beauty of Pennsylvania. Veteran outdoors writer John L. Young leads the way to the state’s top trails, including challenging backpack adventures in the mountains, easy family rambles through historic battlefields, and scenic hikes past canals to picturesque waterfalls.

About Young, John

John L. Young is a former newspaper reporter and columnist. His outdoor and travel articles have appeared in Ohio Magazine, Pennsylvania Magazine, and Pursuits, a publication of the Pennsylvania Tourism Office. He has also authored historical, true-crime novels, a career guide, and the FalconGuides Hiking the Poconos and Best Hikes Near Philadelphia.