These guides to hiking Florida are guidebooks we’ve authored or co-authored since 2001 to introduce you to thousands of miles of Florida’s hiking trails. Only those currently in print are listed.
More than a year in the making, The Florida Trail Guide is the only comprehensive resource for planning hikes on the 1,400-mile Florida Trail, our National Scenic Trail in Florida. It is a logistical guide, highlighting hiker services along the route while presenting crucial map and along-the-trail data on resources like campsites, water sources, and trailheads for day hiking and backpacking. September 2013. $15.99
Five Star Trails series (Menasha Ridge Press)
Concentrating on hiking trails found within an hour of either community, Five Star Trails Gainesville & Ocala shows off both urban woodlands and wilderness trails in a diverse mix of habitats throughout a four-county region. With 38 hikes, many appearing in print for the first time, the book includes a mix of easy walks and longer day hikes. November 2013. $15.95
Five Star Trails Orlando provides the most comprehensive coverage of hiking in the Orlando metro area. Containing 37 hikes, most appearing in print for the first time, the book includes a mix of easy walks for families, strenuous day hikes, and everything in-between. October 2012. $15.95