Here are the 80 best low-impact day hikes in Northern California, perfect for aging baby boomers, seniors, those traveling with small children, and anyone else interested more in a stroll than a climb.
From hikes just outside of San Francisco to long strolls in the Sierra Nevada, this book covers 80 of the best easy-to-walk hikes throughout the region.
Written in a personal but informative tone by outdoors expert Ann Marie Brown, The Creaky Knees Guide Northern California
is a perfect resource anyone can use to explore the beauty of Northern California without breaking too much of a sweat.
In addition to a full-trip description, each hike includes:
- Clear, up-to-date driving directions
- Elevation gains
- Topographical map
- Mileage and estimated hiking time
- Trail conditions, effort level, best season, map references, exploring options, access, permits required, and where to find more information.