BEST HIKES WITH KIDS – SANTA CRUZ

Book Description

From the popular Mountaineers Books series, Best Hikes With Kids – this is the book that covers the Bay Area of California:

* Features more than 100 kid-friendly trails
* A comprehensive guide for families hiking in the Bay Area!

Best Hikes with Kids: San Francisco Bay AreaIn this colorful guidebook to the best family trails in the entire Bay Area — including Sonoma and Santa Cruz counties — author Laure Latham developed her list of hikes not just through personal experience, but also by interviewing local parent groups to hear what families really want when they hike with kids. Beyond detailed trail descriptions, Best Hikes with Kids: San Francisco Bay Area features:

* Info on junior ranger/kid recognition programs
* Guidebook section on environmental awareness for kids
* Trail safety and how to easily identify poison oak and poison hemlock
* Stroller-friendly and dog-friendly hikes
* Trails near campgrounds, playgrounds, or quality picnic areas
* Best hikes accessible via Bay Area public transit
* Best hikes with nearby farms or nature museums

About The Guidebook Series
Best Hikes With Kids is a guidebook series published by the Mountaineers Books, a non-profit organization located in Seattle, Washington. The series includes nearly 20 books focused on kid-friendly hiking and backpacking trips – many of which are located only a short distance from major metropolitan areas throughout the United States. To find a book in your area, follow one of the links below ….

By State

Best Hikes with Kids: San Francisco Bay Area Best Hikes with Kids: Western Washington & The Cascades Best Hikes with Kids Colorado

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