Unleash Your Inner Beer Lover While Exploring New England’s Scenic Hiking Trails
Picture this: a crisp autumn day, colorful leaves crunching beneath your feet, and a stunning view of New England’s natural beauty stretching as far as the eye can see. Now, add a pint of delicious craft beer waiting for you at the end of your hike. Sounds like a dream, right? Well, it’s a reality that can be yours with “Beer Hiking New England” by Carey Kish.
New England is a haven for hikers, with its vast network of trails winding through breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and thriving wildlife. But what sets this region apart is its booming craft brewing industry, boasting over 700 breweries, microbreweries, brewpubs, and tasting rooms. And Kish’s new book is here to guide you through the best of both worlds.
With 50 carefully curated hikes that traverse Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island, “Beer Hiking New England” will take you on a journey that satisfies both your wanderlust and your thirst for great beer. Kish, a seasoned hiker, travel writer, and dedicated beer enthusiast, has explored over 20,000 miles of long-distance trails across the U.S., Canada, and Europe.
From leisurely pondside strolls to moderate hill walks and challenging mountain climbs, these hikes offer something for everyone. And at the end of each adventure, you’ll be rewarded with a well-deserved pint of craft brew. Kish’s knowledgeable trail guide will lead you to some of the region’s outstanding breweries, ensuring a delightful experience every step of the way.
But Kish’s expertise doesn’t end there. He is the author of “AMC’s Best Day Hikes Along the Maine Coast” and the “AMC Maine Mountain Guide.” His hiking and camping column has been a regular feature in the Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram Outdoors section for over two decades, and his work has been featured in various other publications.
Join Carey Kish for an engaging and informative virtual talk where he will share colorful images, captivating stories, and the journey behind bringing hiking and beer together in his book. Whether you’re a seasoned hiker or new to the trails, this talk is bound to inspire you to explore the wealth of natural beauty and outstanding beer that New England has to offer.
To register for this exciting Zoom presentation, visit the Groton Public Library’s website at gpl.org or call 978-448-1167. Don’t miss your chance to discover the scenic wonders of New England and savor the flavors of its thriving craft brewing industry. Cheers to a truly unforgettable adventure!