You'll quickly forget that civilization is a mere hour away when you're hiking through some of the most scenic areas in New York. 50 Hikes In Central New York by William P. Ehling from Countryman Press takes you on adventures ranging from half day walks to overnight excursions, many of which also make great ski touring or snowshoeing trips. Includes areas such as Buttermilk Falls, Watkins Glen, the Black River Canal Towpath, and the Finger Lakes National Forest. Provides easy to follow directions to trailheads, estimated hiking time, elevation gain, and trail distances. Includes topographical maps and black and white photographs. 1995, second edition, 240 pages. 6 x 9 x 0.5 in.