FalconGuides and Globe Pequot Press are looking for local writers (and outdoor enthusiasts) who love to hike and can offer a personal, practical perspective on the best hiking trails in or near these cities and regions: Springfield, Ill.; Springfield, Mo.; Columbus, Ohio; Cincinnati, Ohio; Birmingham, Ala.; Richmond, Va.; Greensboro/Winston Salem, N.C.; Raleigh-Durham, N.C.; Charlotte, N.C.; Tampa/St. Petersburg, Fla.; Milwaukee, Wis.; Cedar Rapids/ Cedar Falls/Iowa City, Iowa; Lincoln/ Omaha, Neb.; Oklahoma City, Okla.; Long Island, N.Y.; Rhode Island; Buffalo, N.Y.; Northeast New Jersey; Connecticut; Syracuse, N.Y.; Albany, N.Y.; San Diego, Calif.; Los Angeles; Seattle; Salt Lake City. Many additional regions throughout the continental U.S. are also on the list. Indicate your area of expertise when responding. All applicants must have the keen sense of detail that guidebook writing requires and have a solid understanding of topographic maps and using a GPS device. Interested writers should provide a current resume along with a list of published work (and samples). E-mail Scott Adams, firstname.lastname@example.org.