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362 pages (February 2008); 25.2MB downloadWilderness Press
; ISBN: 9780899974064
The newest addition to the successful Afoot & Afield series takes hikers throughout the majestic Colorado Rocky Mountains and their foothills, rivers, and plains. Featuring more than 200 trips, from trails near the state’s Wyoming border to Pikes Peak near Colorado Springs, author Alan Apt maps out hikes both long and short, exploring trails accessible from Denver, Boulder, and other Front Range communities.
Highlights summarize the best features of each trip, which range from convenient dayhikes to weekend excursions. Easy-to-read maps, plus complete trip descriptions and hiking directions make sure that hikers find their way.
More than 200 hikes ranging from short dayhikes to long weekend treks, each featured on a trail map.
Each trip includes at-a-glance essential information — distance, time, elevation change, and difficulty rating.
Additional trail use information such as which trails are suitable for children, dogs, horseback riding, and mountain bikes is included.