Hiking the Gulf Coast highlights the 40 best hikes on the “Third Coast”. The book takes you on easy to more moderate and difficult day hikes spanning the entire Gulf crescent from Tampa, Florida, to Corpus Christi, Texas, with stops in Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. Inside readers will find full color photos, detailed maps, accurate route profiles showing the ups and downs of each hike, tips on equipment, trip planning, and hiking with dogs and children, accurate directions, difficulty ratings, trail contacts, and more including interesting facts, trivia, and history.
This photo doesn't do the Salt Island Trail in Port Arthur, Texas, justice. This boardwalk stretches about a mile into this beautiful salt panne with an amazing variety of birds, plants, and sea life.
Hiking the Gulf Coast Video: Part 4: Florida