The hiker"s guide to Maine

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Falcon Press Pub. Co. , Helena, Mont
Hiking -- Maine -- Guidebooks., Trails -- Maine -- Guidebooks., Maine -- Guideb

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Other titlesMaine
Statementby Tom Seymour.
SeriesA Falcon guide
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LC ClassificationsGV199.42.M2 S49 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 191 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL781345M
ISBN 101560442107
LC Control Number95013252
OCLC/WorldCa32237251

Hiking Maine describes trails that vary in length from an easy one-hour stroll along a quiet nature trail to challenging treks in the this guide for up-to-date trail information, accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails, difficulty ratings for each hike, detailed trail maps, tips about hiking /5(15).

Maine The hikers guide to Maine book Guide: AMC's Comprehensive Guide to the Hiking Trails of Maine, Featuring Baxter State Park and Acadia National Park Paperback – August 7, by Carey Michael Kish (Author) out of 5 stars 66 ratings See all formats and editions/5(33).

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Maine Mountain Guide, 11th Edition $ For more than half a century, the Appalachian Mountain Club’s Maine Mountain Guide has been hikers’ and backpackers’ quintessential resource for trails in Maine’s spectacular mountains.

I purchased this book to help me map out my hikes to complete the NE4K peaks and the hundred highest summits in Maine.

The maps are excellent and the trail descriptions are as expected. The format is now more like the White Mountain guide with the summary grey boxes for each trail that tell you the book times,distances and elevation s: The Thru-hiker's Handbook (Georgia to Maine ): #1 Guide for Long-Distance Hikes on the Appalachian Trail Paperback – Janu by Dan Bruce (Author), Dan 'Wingfoot' Bruce (Author) out of 5 stars 12 ratings See all formats and editions/5(12).

Hiking Maine: A Guide to the State’s Greatest Hiking Adventures (State Hiking Guides Series) Part of: State Hiking Guides Series (31 Books) | by Greg Westrich | Apr 1, out of 5 stars 3. - Buy Hiking Maine: A Guide to the State's Greatest Hiking Adventures (State Hiking Guides Series) book online at best prices in India on Read Hiking Maine: A Guide to the State's Greatest Hiking Adventures (State Hiking Guides Series) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s: 8.

A few years ago we went to color with our interactive PDF. The feedback has been so positive we decided the print version needed to be in color as The hikers guide to Maine book. To celebrate, we also gave the cover a fresh new (but familiar) look.

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Worry not it’s still the same guide hikers have depended on since 15% Off PRE-SALE Going On Now. Thats exactly what youll get in this lively and informative hiking book, appropriate for both novice and experienced hiker.

Organized into five Boomer Rating categories according to the level of challenge, the 75 hikes of this book begin with an honest assessment of the physical demands (and pleasures) of a hike, then give you all the advance.

Three new guides point hikers to the state’s best trails. [I] rarely hike anywhere in Maine without slipping my Maine Mountain Guide. in the outside pocket of my daypack. Published by Appalachian Mountain Club, it is by far the most comprehensive guide available to the state’s hiking paths, and its highly detailed trail descriptions make it almost impossible to get lost.

“Maine Birding Trail: The Official Guide to More than Accessible Sites” by Bob Duchesne Written by a birding trip guide and BDN columnist, this is a. The Thru-Hiker's Handbook book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Start your review of The Thru-Hiker's Handbook: Georgia to Maine. Write a review. MELVIN H rated it really liked it. Very informative read about thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail. The info can be a bit overwhelming/5(2). Newly updated and greatly expanded, comprehensive trail guide to Maine mountains (including footers, Baxter State Park and Acadia National Park), with 6 color trail maps.

Features 50 new mountains and new trails. The information is accurate, concise and in a format that is useful to the long distance hiker as well as the day, week, or week-long hiker.

I relied on Wingfoot's and Handbooks for my entire hike of the AT. If you only buy one book for your hike make sure it is this one. Wingfoot's book is a 5 star.

Hike It Forward: Hiking the Appalachian Trail Strong, Safe and in the Spirit. Maine Hikes Off the Beaten Path: 35 Trails Waiting to be Discovered, by Aislinn Sarnacki.

AMC Maine Mountain Guide, compiled and edited by Carey Michael Kish. Northland: A 4,Mile Journey Along America’s Forgotten Border, by. Hiking Maine describes trails that vary in length from an easy one-hour stroll along a quiet nature trail to challenging treks in the this guide for up-to-date trail information, accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails, difficulty ratings for each hike, detailed trail maps, tips about hiking.

Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Hiking Maine: A Guide to the State's Greatest Hiking Adventures (Revised edition), Greg Westrich, Lace up your boots and sample seventy-two of the finest trails the Pine Tree State has to offer. From the beaches of Acadia National Park and historic routes through Belfast or Portland to scenic treks up.

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These books about hiking provide everything from recommendations by hiking experts to the best gear and descriptions of epic. The 50 hikes registered Maine guide Cloe Chunn has chosen for this updated edition of her popular guidebook range in length from 2 hours to 5 daysand lead to waterfalls, remote ponds, lookout towers, swimming holes, and incomparable vistas.

Along with hiking. For more than half a century, the Appalachian Mountain Club’s Maine Mountain Guide has been hikers’ and backpackers’ quintessential resource for trails in Maine’s spectacular mountains.

This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated, featuring new trails, 50 new mountains, and 13 additional in-text maps, capturing Maine. HIKING 5 STEPS TO PLAN OUT YOUR ADVENTURE. 1) Decide how long you have to hike.

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This is a beginner’s guide to hiking, we’re not looking to hike the Appalachian Trail. Instead, we want to start with trails that can be done in less than a day, that won’t require you to pack a tent, or bring an extra change of clothes.

MAINE. Trail Distance: miles ( kilometers) Many successful thru-hikers will agree that the Maine stretch is perhaps the toughest of the entire trail. Prepare to go through the infamous Mahoosuc Notch, the hardest mile of the Appalachian Trail, and the Hundred.

The Maine Chapter of the International Appalachian Trail (IAT) was incorporated in to promote the establishment of a long-distance hiking trail from the eastern boundary of Baxter State Park, where Mt Katahdin is the northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail, to the northern end of the Appalachians in North America.

Starting in Maine Southbound. Starting a thru-hike in Maine is by far the most challenging way to tackle the Trail. Katahdin, the Trail's northern terminus, is regarded as the most difficult mountain on the entire A.T.

The route through Maine involves extensive climbing and scrambling over steep, rocky, root-covered and muddy terrain. The Maine Mountain Guide, published by the Appalachian Mountain Club, is the only comprehensive hiking guide to the mountain trails of Maine and is considered by many to be the hiker’s bible.

The newest edition, the 11th since the book first appeared in print inbecame available online, in bookstores and at outdoors retailers in early. Book Summary: The title of this book is The Hiker's Guide to Maine and it was written by Tom Seymour.

This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is Unknown and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Falcon Press and has a total of pages in the book. Westrich’s new book, “ Hiking Waterfalls Maine,” will tell you where to find more than waterfalls all over the state and how to get to them.

They come, he writes, in all shapes and sizes, and many such guides rate them on a scale of one to five. By Sean Federico-O'Murchu and Corky Siemaszko Her supplies dwindling, her hopes of being rescued all but gone, a hiker lost in the Maine woods reached for the black-covered notebook where she had.There is usually an outhouse (or privy, as hikers call them), a place to store food bags at night, a fire ring, and a water source.

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Hikers could easily walk the trail and spend almost every night at a shelter. One of the most notable aspects of hiking the Appalachian Trail is the community.

Most thru-hikers begin within the same month of the year.Thought my memory might be failing me:) as only part of the book is set in the US. But judging from your comment, it turns out it was California and not Maine. Pfff, quite a relief to find out I'm not turning senile:) (Haven't read A Thousand Splendid Suns by the way, as I .