Explorer s Guide 50 Hikes in Coastal and Inland Maine From the Burnt Meadow Mountains to Maine s Bold Coast Fourth Edition Explorer s 50 Hikes Explorer s Guide 50 Hikes in Coastal and Inland Maine From the Burnt Meadow Mountains to Maine s Bold Coast Fourth Edition Explorer s 50 Hikes



Distance (around loop): 11 miles Hiking time: 7 hours, 30 minutes Vertical rise: 2,150 feet Maps: USGS 7.5' Speckled Mountain, ME; AMC Carter–Mahoosuc sheet For the enthusiastic, long-distance hiker, the walk in to Miles Notch and the ...

Author: John Gibson

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581577464

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A best-selling hiking guide to Maine's most widely traveled region, completely revised and with six new hikes. This longstanding guide in the Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes series describes the best hikes in the Western Mountains, the Oxford Hills, Evans Notch Range, the Mahoosuc Range, the Camden Hills, Monhegan Island, and Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island. Locals and visitors will find miles of satisfying hiking, with outings that range from short walks for families to all-day excursions for serious hikers. Each hike description includes a topographic map, information on difficulty, mileage, and elevation, and a detailed description of the route. An overview chart at the beginning of the book describes the 50 hikes at a glance for easy trip planning.

Explorer s Guide 50 Hikes North of the White MountainsExplorer s Guide 50 Hikes North of the White Mountains



The main attraction is placid, black, and cold First Connecticut Lake, all 2,800 acres of it. The vast body of water sprawls to the ... Above the lake, farther to the east, stands the region's mountain king, 3,360-foot Mt. Magalloway.

Author: Kim Nilsen

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581577846

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This is the quintessential hiking guide to this undiscovered region, which ranges from the northern tip of the White Mountain National Forest up to the pristine lakes just south of the Canadian border. North of the well-traversed White Mountains is tantalizing million-acre realm of 3000-foot mountains and the headwaters of two major New England rivers. In this area, known as The Great North Woods, there are more than 200 miles of underutilized hiking trails winding through a breathtaking terrain. This is the quintessential hiking guide to this undiscovered region, ranging from the northern tip of the White Mountain National Forest up to the pristine Connecticut lakes nestled just south of the Canadian border. The chapter for each hike features a detailed topographic map, driving directions to trailheads, and extensive information about the hike and the natural features you will encounter.

Explorer s Guide Maine 19th Edition Explorer s Complete Explorer s Guide Maine 19th Edition Explorer s Complete



Also available from The Countryman Press: Explorer's Guide Coastal Maine 50 Hikes in Coastal and Inland Maine 50 Hikes in the Maine Mountains Explorer's Guide Vermont Backroads and Byways of Vermont 50 Hikes in Vermont II. o **Too Li -i ...

Author: Nancy English

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781682683101

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A traveler’s must-have companion for over 30 years—a complete guide to the best of Maine Explorer’s Guide Maine is back for the 19th time, providing readers with everything they need to know for making their next trip to Maine the best one yet. This comprehensive, fully up- to- date edition guides travelers of all interests, whether they are looking to explore wildlife wonders or cultural hubs. Featuring hot spots from the southern coast (like Ogunquit and Wells), Casco Bay (Freeport), the Midcoast and the islands (Boothbay Harbor region), and Down East (Acadia area) to the western mountains and lakes region (Bethel area), the Kennebec Valley (Augusta and mid- Maine) and the Maine highlands (Aroostook County)— Explorer’s Guide Maine offers suggestions for dining, lodging, outdoor activities, art and music events, museums, and must-see sights. Whether readers are looking to soak up the sun at Old Orchard Beach, traverse the Appalachian Trail, or observe Porter Bridge over the Ossippee River, Explorer’s Guide Maine proves there is something for everyone at any time of year in the beautiful Pine Tree State.

50 Hikes in the Maine Mountains50 Hikes in the Maine Mountains



She leads you to waterfalls, remote ponds, lookout towers, swimming holes, and incomparable vistas. Hikes in this revised third edition range in length from 2 hours to 5 days, and provide something for hikers of all abilities.

Author: Cloe Chunn

Publisher: Countryman Press

ISBN: 0881504998

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An updated guide to one of the East Coast's most popular hiking venues. "After more than two decades of hiking," writes Cloe Chunn, "I am even more in love with this place." "This place" is northern Maine, a magnificent and largely unspoiled stretch of landscape encompassing Baxter State Park, the Rangeley Lakes, Aroostook County, and much more. Chunn leads hikers up Maine's highest and most scenic peaksMounts Katahdin, Kineo, Traveler, and Doubletopfrom gentle grades to vertiginious scrambling along the Knife's Edge. She leads you to waterfalls, remote ponds, lookout towers, swimming holes, and incomparable vistas. Hikes in this revised third edition range in length from 2 hours to 5 days, and provide something for hikers of all abilities. Each hike description includes a topographical map and information on mileage, rise, and terrain. Along the way Chunn provides information on the geology, wildlife, and history of each trail. And she places special emphasis on family hikinghow to choose the best trails for kids, and how to make the trip appealing to hikers of every age. 40 black and white photographs 51 maps Index

Explorer s Guide 50 Hikes in the North Georgia Mountains Walks Hikes Backpacking Trips from Lookout Mountain to the Blue Ridge to the Chattooga River Second Explorer s 50 Hikes Explorer s Guide 50 Hikes in the North Georgia Mountains Walks Hikes Backpacking Trips from Lookout Mountain to the Blue Ridge to the Chattooga River Second Explorer s 50 Hikes



Welcome to the 2nd edition of 50 Hikes in the North Georgia Mountains. ... More trips covered the Cohutta Mountains and the ridges where the Appalachian Trail (AT) headed from Springer Mountain toward its destination in Maine.

Author: Johnny Molloy

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581571455

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Lace up your boots, grab this guide, and explore the great outdoors! Few hikers know this gem of a region as well as Johnny Molloy. He’ll take you to waterfalls, overlooks, gigantic trees, historic sites, and primitive wildernesses in significant spots such as Tallulah Gorge, Springer Mountain, and the Chattooga River.

Explorer s Guide Maine 18th Edition Explorer s Complete Explorer s Guide Maine 18th Edition Explorer s Complete



In addition to the AMC Maine Mountain Guide and the AMC map/guide to trails on Mount Desert, we recommend investing in 50 Hikes in Coastal and Inland Maine by John Gibson and 50 Hikes in the Maine Mountains by Cloe Chunn (both from ...

Author: Christina Tree

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581575729

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The standard by which all other Maine travel guides are judged—now completely revised and reenvisioned The best-selling and most trusted guide to Maine is back! Once again fully updated and revised, this 18th edition features a brand-new design with expanded sidebars, itineraries, and lush color photographs throughout. As always, authors Christina Tree and Nancy English offer the best, most up-to-date recommendations for food, lodging, recreation, shopping, events, and much more. Whether you’re a native New Englander or one of the thousands of visitors who flock to “Vacationland” every year, in Explorer’s Guide Maine you’ll find the most comprehensive and useful information to make your stay more enjoyable.

Explorer s Guide Coastal Maine 1st Edition Explorer s Complete Explorer s Guide Coastal Maine 1st Edition Explorer s Complete



From AMC Books comes the serious hiker's AMC Maine Mountain Guide, for a selection of hiking, paddling, sea kayaking. Also check out 50 Hikes in the Maine Mountains by Cloe Chunn and 50 Hikes in Coastal and Inland Maine by John Gibson ...

Author: Christina Tree

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581575712

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Explore one of America’s most magnificent coastlines Measuring 7,000 miles, Maine and its islands have more shore than the rest of the East Coast combined. This essential Explorer’s Guide points you to the best lobster pounds, fine restaurants, theaters, festivals, and museums scattered along Maine’s bountiful shores. Find out how to savor the salty air and serene harbors of Maine’s stunning coastlines on a daylong excursion or relax in one of the many world-class B&Bs. Feeling nostalgic? Take in a 3-mile excursion in an old-fashioned train car. Those seeking adventure can explore Maine’s waters on the deck of a windjammer or cross the soaring half-mile Deer Isle Bridge suspended in a cloud of sea fog. Take the knowledge of two renowned travel experts with you as you journey across New England’s most spectacular coastline. As with all Explorer’s Guides, you’ll discover fascinating history, important contact information, up-to-date maps, and more to help you make the most of your journey.

Explorer s Guide Maine Seventeenth Edition Explorer s Guide Maine Seventeenth Edition



to trails on Mount Desert, we recommend investing in 50 Hikes in Coastal and Inland Maine by John Gibson and 50 Hikes in the Maine Mountains by Cloe Chunn (both from Countryman Press), which offer clear, inviting treks uphills of ...

Author: Nancy English

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581576801

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The Swiss Army knife of guidebooks and the standard by which all other Maine travel guides are judged. This book is the standard that all other Maine travel guides are judged by. Now in its 17th edition, this bestseller just gets better and better! With expanded coverage and thousands of selective, up-to-date listings of the best lodging places, dining spots, recreation options, attractions and events, shopping, and lots more.

Explorer s Guide 50 Best Hikes in New England Day Hikes from the Forested Lowlands to the White Mountains Green Mountains and more Explorer s 50 Hikes Explorer s Guide 50 Best Hikes in New England Day Hikes from the Forested Lowlands to the White Mountains Green Mountains and more Explorer s 50 Hikes



New Hampshire hikes are in the White Mountains and Lakes Region. Vermont hikes are generally in the southern and centralGreen Mountains, andNortheast Kingdom. Maine has pods in the western area (White Mountains, Carrabassett Valley), ...

Author: Marty Basch

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581577037

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No matter where you are in the great Northeast, there are bound to be excellent walking trails. No matter where you are in the great Northeast, there are bound to be excellent walking trails. This collection of 50 of New England’s can’t-miss hikes takes you from the relatively flat lands and easy rambles of Rhode Island to prime hiking real estate in Connecticut; from challenging terrain in the Pioneer Valley and Berkshires of Massachusetts to breathtaking seaside treks in Maine’s Acadia National Park. Find great hikes to the heights of New Hampshire's White Mountains and over to the verdant Green Mountains of Vermont—all the best hikes in New England are no more than a few hours from each other, so you'll want to keep this guide close at hand.

50 Best Hikes in New England Explorer s Guide50 Best Hikes in New England Explorer s Guide



This collection of 50 of New England's can't-miss hikes takes you from the relatively ?at lands and easy rambles of Rhode Island to prime hiking real estate in Connecticut; from challenging terrain in the Pioneer Valley and Berkshires of ...

Author: Marty Basch

Publisher: Countryman Press

ISBN: 158157195X

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No matter where you are in the great Northeast, there are bound to be excellent walking trails. This collection of 50 of New England's can't-miss hikes takes you from the relatively ?at lands and easy rambles of Rhode Island to prime hiking real estate in Connecticut; from challenging terrain in the Pioneer Valley and Berkshires of Massachusetts to breathtaking seaside treks in Maine's Acadia National Park. Find great hikes to the heights of New Hampshire's White Mountains and over to the verdant Green Mountains of Vermont—all the best hikes in New England are no more than a few hours from each other, so you'll want to keep this guide close at hand.