Hiking Iowa features forty-one of the finest trails in the Hawkeye State-from easy day hikes to overnight adventures. With this comprehensive guide, Toby Evans provides all the information you need to get the most out of hiking the hills and valleys of Iowa.Look inside to find:
Toby Evans’s love of the mountains and backcountry began at age ten during a family camping trip through Yellowstone National Park, the Tetons, and the Bitterroots. An accomplished endurance athlete and journalist, he was introduced to the California fourteeners by adventure racing teammate and former speed summit record-holder, Jack McBroom. Toby has traveled, competed, climbed, and explored across the United States and internationally. His Happy Mutant Adventure Race Series has become one of the most popular events of its kind in the country. His “Fitpacking” program introduces clients to the outdoors in a logical, step-by-step manner. Evans is a certified trainer and has a Master’s in Exercise Science. He lives in Burlington, Iowa.