Books

Lisa is the author of 13 books. Most are available from Amazon.com and through major book sellers. The books listed below are available directly from Lisa. Every book ordered through LisaBallardOutdoors.com is autographed. For a personalized message, please contact Lisa.

SPECIAL OFFER! There is free shipping year round for orders of six or more books. You should see no charges made for shipping when you check out. Note: Books are shipped "Media Rate" through the USPS.

Hiking The White Mountains
Hiking The White Mountains, 2nd Edition
(FalconGuides, 2017)

Thirty-nine of finest hikes in New Hampshire, including the high points of the Appalachian Trail, Grand Monadnock and several favorites in the Connecticut River Valley, now in color!

  • Hikes for every ability level.
  • Up-to-date, detailed trail descriptions with mile-by-mile cues and a view guide for every lookout.
  • The best routes to alpine mountain tops, fire towers, iconic waterfalls and other backcountry points of interest.
  • Interesting historical and geological information for each route.
  • Easy-to-read trail maps.
  • Clear directions to each trailhead.
  • Loads of beautiful photos by Lisa Ballard.
Hiking The White Mountains, 2nd Edition Price: $22.95Qty:

Gasparilla! A Pirate's Tale
Gasparilla! A Pirate's Tale
(Richter Publishing)

JOSE GASPAR never intends to become a pirate, but after being falsely accused of stealing the crown jewels, it becomes his fate while trying to escape on a ship bound from Spain to Florida. After saving his best friend and freeing the crew from the ship's evil captain, he defeats the infamous Pierre LaFitte then claims the west coast of Florida as his pirate domain... until the Americans find him.

  • Early chapter book for grades 3-6 (ages 8-11)
  • 50 pages
  • Beautifully illustrated
  • Learn the legend behind Tampa Bay's annual Gasparilla festival!
  • Available in paperback and hard cover. For an autographed copy, order below.
  • Also available as an e-book through Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble.com, iBooks, Audibles and wherever electronic books are sold.

Gasparilla! A Pirate's Tale
Paperback
Price: $15.00Qty:
Gasparilla! A Pirate's Tale
Hardcover
Price: $18.00Qty:


Hiking The Adirondack Mountains
Hiking The Adirondacks, 2nd Edition
(FalconGuides, 2017)

Forty-seven of the finest hikes throughout New York's Adirondack Park.

  • Full color with loads of beautiful photos!
  • Hikes for every ability level.
  • Detailed trail descriptions with mile-by-mile cues and a view guide for every lookout.
  • The best routes to alpine mountain tops, fire towers, scenic lakes and rivers, and other backcountry points of interest.
  • Interesting historical and geological information for each route.
  • Easy-to-read trail maps.
  • Clear directions to each trailhead.
HIKING THE ADIRONDACKS, 2nd Edition Price: $24.95Qty:

Best Easy Day Hikes Adirondacks
Best Easy Day Hikes Adirondacks, 2nd Edition
(FalconGuides, 2017)

Twenty-two of the finest day hikes throughout New York's Adirondack Park, not only the High Peaks Region, but the rest of the park as well.

  • Casual hikes and half-day adventures.
  • Hikes for every age and ability level.
  • Detailed trail descriptions with mile-by-mile cues.
  • The best routes to alpine mountain tops, fire towers, scenic lakes and rivers, and other backcountry points of interest.
  • Interesting historical and geological information for each route.
  • Easy-to-read trail maps.
  • Clear directions to each trailhead.
  • GPS coordinates
  • Trail Finder for the best hikes for children, dogs, views, wildlflowers, fire towers, and fall foliage
Best Easy Day Hikes Adirondacks, 2nd Edition Price: $12.95Qty:

Hiking The Green Mountains
Hiking The Green Mountains, 2nd Edition
(FalconGuides, 2022)

This guidebook cherry-picks Vermont's finest backcountry destinations, including the best routes on the Long Trail.

  • Hikes for every ability level.
  • Detailed trail descriptions with mile-by-mile cues and a view guide for every lookout.
  • The best routes to panoramic alpine mountain tops, iconic waterfalls, historic fire towers, and pristine lakes and ponds
  • Easy-to-read trails maps
  • Clear directions to trailheads
  • Entertaining information on the natural and human history of the Green Mountains in general and for each hike.
  • Tips to make your hikes more enjoyable and safe.
  • Loaded with beautiful photos by Lisa Ballard and her co-author
Hiking The Green Mountains, 2nd Edition Price: $16.95Qty:

Best Hikes With Dogs: New Hampshire & Vermont
Best Hikes With Dogs: New Hampshire & Vermont
(The Mountaineers Books, 2005)

The first guidebook to dog-friendly and dog-fun hikes in New Hampshire and Vermont!

  • More than 50 dog-suitable trails throughout both states
  • Routes are rated 1-4 paws to show difficulty for both dog owners and their four-legged friends
  • The best routes to panoramic alpine mountain tops, iconic waterfalls, historic fire towers, and pristine lakes and ponds
  • Easy-to-read trails maps
  • Clear directions to trailheads
  • Loaded with beautiful photos by Lisa Ballard

Clear and comprehensive, this is the guide for backcountry canine adventures in the Northeast. - Green Mountain Club

Crammed with information...Here is the resource for anyone who wants to experience the joys of hiking with a four-legged friend. - Applachian Mountain Club

For each copy of "Best Hikes with Dogs: New Hampshire & Vermont" ordered through this website, Lisa will donate $1.00 to Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans (NEADS).

Best Hikes With Dogs: New Hampshire & Vermont Price: $16.95Qty:

Lisa Ballard
P.O. Box 1343  ·  Red Lodge, MT 59068 · 406-690-0190 · lisa@lisaballardoutdoors.com
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