Best Easy Day Hikes Greensboro And Winston Salem

Author: Johnny Molloy
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762762187
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Best Easy Day Hikes Greensboro And Winston Salem from the Author: Johnny Molloy. Best Easy Day Hikes Greensboro and Winston-Salem includes concise descriptions of the best short hikes in the area, with detailed maps of the routes. The 20 hikes in this guide are generally short, easy to follow, and guaranteed to please.

Best Easy Day Hikes Richmond Virginia

Author: Johnny Molloy
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762762195
Size: 27.29 MB
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Best Easy Day Hikes Richmond Virginia from the Author: Johnny Molloy. Best Easy Day Hikes Richmond, Virginia includes concise descriptions of the best short hikes in the area, with detailed maps of the routes. The 20 hikes in this guide are generally short, easy to follow, and guaranteed to please.

Trails Of The Triad

Author: Allen De Hart
Publisher: John F. Blair, Publisher
ISBN: 9780895871619
Size: 30.65 MB
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Trails Of The Triad from the Author: Allen De Hart. Describes more than 140 hikes within a 50-mile radius of the Triad. From the short botanical paths to 20-mile hikes, these trails will satisfy hikers with a few minutes or all day.

Hiking North Carolina

Author: Randy Johnson
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493014854
Size: 71.22 MB
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Hiking North Carolina from the Author: Randy Johnson. From the Great Smokies and the Blue Ridge Parkway to the Piedmont and the Outer Banks, this thoroughly updated and revised guide features more than 200 hiking trails in all regions of the state.

Blue Ridge Music Trails Of North Carolina

Author: Fred C. Fussell
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469608227
Size: 74.42 MB
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Blue Ridge Music Trails Of North Carolina from the Author: Fred C. Fussell. The music and dance traditions of North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains are legendary. Residents continue a musical heritage that stretches back many generations. In this lively guidebook, noted folklorist Fred C. Fussell puts readers on the trail to discover the many sites in western North Carolina where this unique musical legacy thrives. Organized by region and county, Blue Ridge Music Trails of North Carolina welcomes readers into the rich worlds of bluegrass, old-time, gospel, and string band music, as well as clogging, flatfooting, and other forms of traditional dance. The book, a project of the North Carolina Arts Council and its partner, the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area, features a CD with more than 20 songs by musicians profiled in the book, historic recordings of the region's most influential musicians spanning nine decades--available for the first time here--and songs based on true stories of love, crime, and tragedy set in the North Carolina mountains. Includes: * driving directions * maps * venue contact information * color photographs and profiles of prominent mountain musicians * informative sidebars on musicians and performance styles * a CD with 20 music tracks

Hidden Carolinas

Author: Catherine O'Neal
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781569754849
Size: 25.14 MB
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Hidden Carolinas from the Author: Catherine O'Neal. Each book in the Hidden series reviews a destination'sfamed attractions. Then it invites the reader to go further by exploring "hidden" spots other guides overlook, including small inns and recommended restaurants. The guides lead to places local residents enjoy exploring including beaches, parks and non-touristy neighborhoods.Features include: - "Hidden" spots - Author's favourite picks- Three-day getaway itineraries- Driving and walking tours- Website and e-mail addresses- Maps that "zoom in" on each areaHidden Carolinas is a virtual bed-and-breakfast guide with personal recommendations of over 100 one-of-a-kind inns The book leads readers to over 40 beaches and nine lighthouses, plus 63 parks and wilderness areas."The Hidden guidebooks series hot-peppers its pages with little arrows that point to a multitude of off-the-tourist-track sites." -Chicago Tribune

Tar Heel History On Foot

Author: Lynn Setzer
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 0807869880
Size: 12.81 MB
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Tar Heel History On Foot from the Author: Lynn Setzer. This lively collection of 34 of the best history walks in North Carolina highlights the richness and diversity of the state's history, from the time of its first settlement to the present. Veteran guidebook author Lynn Setzer leads readers on short walks in state parks and natural areas, state historic sites, charming small towns from the mountains to the sea, and the state's largest cities. Along the way, she brings to life some of our state's most momentous events, most accomplished and notorious characters, and most famous firsts. These walks are varied, pleasant, and accessible to almost every reader, including older day-trippers and families with young children. Some walks include add-ons, should readers wish to make a longer day of it. Organized by theme and location, the walks are accompanied by maps and photographs, as well as information on each walk's length and difficulty. A list of sources directs readers to additional information so that they can continue a deeper exploration of North Carolina history.

Literary Trails Of Eastern North Carolina

Author: Georgann Eubanks
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469607034
Size: 39.46 MB
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Literary Trails Of Eastern North Carolina from the Author: Georgann Eubanks. This concluding volume of the Literary Trails of North Carolina trilogy takes readers into an ancient land of pale sand, dense forests, and expansive bays, through towns older than our country and rich in cultural traditions. Here, writers reveal lives long tied to the land and regularly troubled by storms and tell tales of hardship, hard work, and freedom. Eighteen tours lead readers from Raleigh to the Dismal Swamp, the Outer Banks, and across the Sandhills as they explore the region's connections to over 250 writers of fiction, poetry, plays, and creative nonfiction. Along the way, Georgann Eubanks brings to life the state's rich literary heritage as she explores these writers' connection to place and reveals the region's vibrant local culture. Excerpts invite readers into the authors' worlds, and web links offer resources for further exploration. Featured authors include A. R. Ammons, Gerald Barrax, Charles Chesnutt, Clyde Edgerton, Philip Gerard, Kaye Gibbons, Harriet Jacobs, Jill McCorkle, Michael Parker, and Bland Simpson. Literary Trails of North Carolina is a project of the North Carolina Arts Council.

Travellers Survival Kit

Author: Simon Calder
Publisher: Vacation-Work
ISBN: 9781854581792
Size: 66.33 MB
Format: PDF
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Travellers Survival Kit from the Author: Simon Calder. This is a guide to Australia and its neighbour New Zealand. The book describes ways of travelling around this area as economically and safely as possible.