60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Washington, D.C., by Paul Elliott, describes the best day hikes and walks within an hour of the city, including suburban and outlying areas of Maryland and Virginia. . Describes 60 trails suitable for hikers of all ability levels within a hours drive of the metro area trails range from 1.4 miles to 60 miles. Hiking Recommendations list at the front of the guide separate hikes into different categories like Hikes with Little Elevation Change and Hikes Featuring Scenic Bodies of Water 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. 2007, second edition, 312 pages. 9 x 6 x 0.75 in.