60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: New York City, by Christopher and Catherine Brooks, describes the best day hikes and walks within an hour of the city, including northern New Jersey, southwestern Connecticut, and western Long Island. Describes 60 trails suitable for hikers of all ability levels within a hours drive of NYC trails range from one mile to more than 12 miles. Hiking Recommendations list at the front of the guide separate hikes into different categories like Historic and Ruins Trails and Solitudinous Hikes so you can pick a trail at a glance. Each hike description includes a map, total distance, trail configuration out and back or loop, difficulty rating, scenery, exposure, trail surface, driving directions, and nearbyrelated activities. 2008, second edition, 366 pages. 9 x 6 x 0.75 in.