Best Hikes Near Indianapolis


Book Description

It’s not necessary to travel far from home for a great hike. With these information-packed guides in hand, readers have everything they need for the adventure they seek, from an easy nature walk to a multiday backpacking trip. Each hike includes: location, length, hiking time, level of difficulty, and if dogs can come along. Other features include:


  • Trail finder chart that categorizes each hike (e.g. for particular attractions such as waterfalls and if it’s suitable for families with kids)
  • Full-color photos throughout
  • Information on the area’s history, geology, flora, and fauna
  • Full-color maps of each trail

About Werner, Nick

Nick Werner is a journalist and outdoorsman who grew up surrounded by nature in Brown County, IN. He currently works as a writer for the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. In addition to hiking, Nick enjoys fishing for smallmouth bass and kayaking.