Joshua Berman

Moon Colorado Hiking: Best Hikes Plus Beer, Bites, and Campgrounds Nearby

Moon Colorado Hiking: Best Hikes Plus Beer, Bites, and Campgrounds Nearby

Coming in April 2024, Pre-order now!

Colorado is a hiker’s paradise. With four national parks and a dozen national monuments, recreation areas and more, adventure is at every turn. Pack a lunch, lace up your boots, and hit the trails with Moon Colorado Hiking. Inside you'll find:

  • Diverse Hiking Options: Whether you plan to hike to the crest of the Continental Divide, through thick fairytale aspen groves or to one of hundreds of iconic snow-capped peaks, enjoy outdoor getaways ranging from easy day hikes to multi-day backpacking trips
  • Find Your Hike: Looking for something specific? Choose from strategic lists of the best hikes for wildflowers, waterfalls, or hiking with your dog, plus a breakdown of the best hikes by season
  • The Top Outdoor Experiences: Climb the dunes at Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve or walk through golden aspen groves along Kenosha Pass. Gawk at red rock formations along the Garden of the Gods Loop or challenge yourself while you huff and puff to the top of Quandary Peak
  • Nearby Fun: Spend a night under the stars at a nearby campground or sip a refreshing local brew after a day on the trail
  • Essential Planning Details: Each hike is described in detail and marked with round-trip distance and hiking time, difficulty, terrain type, elevation gain, and access points
  • Maps and Directions: Find easy-to-use maps, driving directions to each trailhead, and details on where to park
  • Expert Advice: Seasoned hiker Joshua Berman offers experienced insights, local secrets, and honest opinions of each trail
  • Tips and Tools: Advice on gear, first aid, and camping permits, plus background information on climate, landscape, and wildlife

Whether you're a veteran or a first-time hiker, Moon's comprehensive coverage and local expertise will have you gearing up for your next adventure.

About Moon Travel Guides: Moon was founded in 1973 to empower independent, active, and conscious travel. We prioritize local businesses, outdoor recreation, and traveling strategically and sustainably. Moon Travel Guides are written by local, expert authors with great stories to tell—and they can't wait to share their favorite places with you.

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Moon Colorado Camping: The Complete Guide to Tent and RV Camping, 6th Ed.

Moon Colorado Camping: The Complete Guide to Tent and RV Camping, 6th Ed.

Moon Colorado Camping: The Complete Guide to Tent and RV Camping (Moon Outdoors, 6th edition, May 12, 2020) is Joshua Berman's latest roundup of places to sleep beneath the stars. It lists 480 campgrounds, RV parks, and camp resorts across the state, rating each site, listing amenities and reservation info, and also comes with an advice section for both veteran and first-time campers.

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Crocodile Love: Travel Tales from an Extended Honeymoon

Crocodile Love: Travel Tales from an Extended Honeymoon

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We wanted to go to hot, intense places together, to cities where open markets breathed that sweaty, fish-gutty, trash-burning smell that clings to travelers’ memories forever. We had each whiffed it before, this odor of deep travel, but it was something else to embark as husband and wife to seek it together. This is my first narrative travel book, a collection of tales recounting the mishaps, quests, and encounters of our round-the-world voluntourism honeymoon.

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Maya 2012: A Guide to Celebrations in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize & Honduras

Maya 2012: A Guide to Celebrations in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize & Honduras

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December 21, 2012 was an important date for the Maya; it marked the end of the Long Count, a 5,125-year cycle of the Maya calendar, and the world’s transition into a new era. Traveling to the Mundo Maya in the year 2012 was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity—and it still is.

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Living Abroad in Nicaragua Second Edition

Living Abroad in Nicaragua Second Edition

Central America experts Joshua Berman and Randall Wood know what it takes to make the move to Nicaragua — both have left the U.S. to make their homes there. In Moon Living Abroad in Nicaragua, they share their firsthand advice on transplanting to Nicaragua, ensuring that you have all the tools you need to navigate the ins and outs of the moving process.

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Moon Belize Editions 4-9

Moon Belize Editions 4-9

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Moon Belize, Editions 4-9. Writer Joshua Berman knows the best ways to experience Belize—from hiking the waterfall at Lubaantun to riding horseback to El Pilar. Berman offers a range of interesting activities for every traveler, such as visiting Monkey River, bird watching in the wetlands, and reserving a barstool at the Lazy Lizard at sunset—as well as unique trip ideas like Surf and Turf and Diving in Belize. Packed with information on dining, transportation, and accommodations, Moon Belize gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.

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Moon Nicaragua Editions 1-4

Moon Nicaragua Editions 1-4

Nicaragua experts Randall Wood and Joshua Berman teach travelers how to best experience the wonders of this Central American destination, from hanging out on the Pacific beaches of San Juan del Sur and shopping for crafts in Masaya to catching up on the ever-evolving nightlife of Managua. Wood and Berman also offer unique trip ideas, such as Hiking the Ring of Fire and The Great Green North. Including experienced advice on volunteering, studying Spanish, hiking over a dozen volcanoes, and strolling down the old colonial streets of Granada and Leòn, Moon Nicaragua gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.

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