Hiking the White Mountains

Hiking the White Mountains

A Guide to New Hampshire's Best Hiking Adventures

Lisa Densmore Ballard


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Fully updated and revised, Hiking the White Mountains, Second Edition, is the must-have insider's guide to the very best peaks in New England.

Whether you're taking in a 360-degree view mountaintop view, a dramatic waterfall, or a pristine pond, this book takes readers on thirty-nine of the best hikes in New Hampshire's White Mountains, some well-known and others off the beaten path.

Inside you'll find:

- Popular and lesser-known hikes

- Full-color photos and maps, detailed trail descriptions, and trailhead GPS

- Hike overviews detailing distance, elevation, canine compatibility, and more


Lisa Densmore Ballard:
Lisa Densmore Ballard, who has been hiking the Green Mountains for more than thirty years, is the Emmy-winning host of Wildlife Journal (PBS) and a writer and nature photographer whose work has appeared in Backpacker,Her Sports, Vermont Life, and Vermont Magazine.

James Buchanan is a journalist, writing coach, and outdoors writer living in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire with his family. He has worked for the Forest Service and traveled extensively throughout the United States.