About the Book

Amazon Review: As a Long Islander myself, the author has me eager to pull on my hiking gear and set out. His book contains detailed descriptions of wildlife, scenery, and landmarks for over thirty trails. The photographs, maps, and distances for each are helpful visuals. He also included informative history and facts for the destinations. I thought the author sharing his experiences and recommendations was a nice personal touch.

  • ONLY $12.95
  • 34 different hikes (ranging from easy to moderate to hard)
  • Over 60 high quality pictures and maps
  • GPS coordinates, size of the park, and length of the trail supplied for each hike
  • In depth, detailed descriptions will keep you engaged from page to page
  • A map at the beginning of the guide shows where each hike is located
  • Selling at numerous locations across Long Island including Hallock State Park, Bookhampton, The Big Duck, Burton’s Bookstore, and many others!

The Hiking Destinations

Below is a sample of some of the most beautiful hiking destinations on Long Island. Included in the book are 34 of the best hidden gems with GPS coordinates, trail length, size of the park and detailed descriptions. Everything you need to know about these parks will be covered thoroughly. This book is excellent for the hiker who wants to discover the lesser known trails on the Long Island and be secluded in the midst of suburbia.

Other hiking resources:

New York State Parks website

NY Fall Foliage Tracker

Long Island Greenbelt Trail Conference

Suffolk County Parks

DEC Region 1 (Long Island)