Walk, hike, and backpack from the Allegheny Plateau to the Atlantic Ocean. From anywhere in the state, it's 30 minutes or less driving time to one of the hikes in this book. Hikes range from 1.2 miles to a four day backpacking trip across Maryland. Hike descriptions include directions to the trailhead, a topographic map, and detailed route details. Entertaining asides on natural and historical points of interest. 50 Hikes at a Glance chart. Black and white topo maps and pictures. Author Leonard M. Adkins. Paperback. 9 x 6 inches. 287 pages. 1 pound 5 ounces.