60 Hikes Within 60 Miles Atlanta

Author: Pam Golden
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 0897327136
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60 Hikes Within 60 Miles Atlanta from the Author: Pam Golden. One of the South's premier cities, Atlanta is home to an abundance of spectacular hiking and walking destinations. From urban hikes to suburban parks and rural wilderness, 60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Atlanta shows readers how to quickly drive to and enjoy the best area hikes. The Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area offers a wide range of outdoor activity, including several scenic hikes. Hikes from the Georgia mountains, Stone Mountain Park, Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, Sprewell Bluff, and locations in between provide Atlantans a diverse combination of hikes in length and difficulty. In addition to scenic charm, many hikes have great historical appeal, such as Burnt Hickory Loop and Cheatham Hill Trail. Other trails, such as Grant Park Loop and the Atlanta Ramble, feature major Atlanta attractions. Complete with directions, maps, and a wealth of historical detail, the guide beckons hikers of all ages and fitness levels into the out of doors. With this newly revised and updated 3rd edition, hikers will have no trouble selecting the perfect hike for spending an hour or an afternoon out on the beautiful trails of Atlanta.

Hiking Atlanta S Hidden Forests

Author: Jonah McDonald
ISBN: 9781889596297
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Hiking Atlanta S Hidden Forests from the Author: Jonah McDonald. "Describes sixty hiking routes within thirty miles of downtown Atlanta. Includes driving and hiking directions, maps, trailhead GPS coordinates, trail highlights, and notable trees for each hike listed"--

Best Hikes With Dogs Georgia South Carolina

Author: Steve Goodrich
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9781594851636
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Best Hikes With Dogs Georgia South Carolina from the Author: Steve Goodrich. CLICK HERE to download two free hikes from Best Hikes with Dogs Georgia & South Carolina * Guidebook to 54 dog-suitable hikes accessible from Atlanta, Charlotte/Rock Hill, Columbia/coastal Carolina, Greenville/Spartanburg, and south Georgia * A trail-finder chart helps you choose just the hike you're looking for * Trails rated 1 to 4 paws to indicate difficulty for both you and your dog * Tips on hiking with dogs, their special needs, and more One cold November night in the Blood Mountain Wilderness in north Georgia, Steve Goodrich and his wife, Ashley, had to wrap themselves around their yellow lab, Rebel, under one sleeping bag. It was the last time they would fail to anticipate their dog's special needs on the trail. Since then, Rebel and the Goodriches have hiked thousands of miles together in Georgia and South Carolina to select the best dog-friendly, dog-fun, and dog-safe trails in the region. Most hikes in Best Hikes with Dogs Georgia & South Carolina are on lightly traveled trails with few horses, bicycles, or motorized vehicles. Hikes avoid steep, rocky terrain and many offer lakes or streams as rewards. Potential dog hazards such as alligators or snakes are noted in the hike descriptions. Advice on hiking with dogs includes what to pack for your pooch -- the Ten Canine Essentials and a doggy first-aid kit. A "Hike Summary" chart in the front of the book indicates trail length, water features, loop hikes, whether "best for fit dogs," and more.

Day Hiking The North Georgia Mountains

Author: Jim Parham
Publisher: Milestone PressInc
ISBN: 9781889596266
Size: 62.51 MB
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Day Hiking The North Georgia Mountains from the Author: Jim Parham. 65 Great Day Hikes Less Than 2 Hours from Atlanta In north Georgia, hiking opportunities are virtually unlimited. Home to national forest, state parks, wildlife areas, and wilderness, these mountains have hundreds of miles of designated hiking trails leading to waterfalls, through deep gorges, and over high summits—all within a few hours of metro Atlanta. This guide includes 65 of the best day hikes in the region, ranging from 1 to 14 miles, with destinations including the famous Tallulah Gorge, the rugged cliffs of Mount Yonah, and the expansive views of Brasstown Bald, Georgia's highest peak. Hike to Martha Berry's historic House of Dreams on the Berry College campus, or the remote waterfalls of Three Forks in Chattahoochee National Forest. Each entry covers everything you need to know to get out on the trail: maps and detailed directions, trailhead GPS coordinates, mileage, elevation gain, and more.

Hiking Georgia Atlanta

Author: Donald Pfitzer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493014390
Size: 18.85 MB
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Hiking Georgia Atlanta from the Author: Donald Pfitzer. Hiking Near Atlanta will offer 30 trails of varying difficulty in and around greater Atlanta. Complete with up-to-date trail information and maps, GPS coordinates for trailheads, and photos throughout, this book is perfect for people of all ages and skill levels.

Hiking Georgia

Author: Donald W. Pfitzer
Publisher: Falcon PressPub Company
ISBN: 9781560444596
Size: 16.48 MB
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Hiking Georgia from the Author: Donald W. Pfitzer. More than 100 trails from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Piedmont and Coastal Plain.

100 Classic Hikes In North Carolina

Author: Joe Miller
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1594852596
Size: 31.23 MB
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100 Classic Hikes In North Carolina from the Author: Joe Miller. CLICK HERE to download two free hikes — "Cedar Rock Trail" and "Crowders Mountain" — from 100 Classic Hikes in North Carolina * Each of these North Carolina hikes is the cream-of-the-crop * Full-color topographical maps, elevation profiles, and over 100 stunning trail photographs * Trails-at-a-Glance chart to help find the hikes you want quickly and easily * Includes info on North Carolina public lands acquisition and regulations North Carolina is the ideal hiking state: dramatic mountain trails in the Southern Appalachians, lots of rolling trails near high population centers in the Piedmont, diverse hikes that few people know about on the Coastal Plain. The varied climates of the state make for a wide array of hiking opportunities, sure to provide some favorites for everyone. Whether you thrive off of an intense heart-pounding climb with a sweeping vista as a reward or prefer a smoother terrain filled with interesting historical tidbits, there is a classic hike for you.

Waterfall Hikes Of North Georgia

Author: Jim Parham
Publisher: Milestone Press (NC)
ISBN: 9781889596228
Size: 22.35 MB
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Waterfall Hikes Of North Georgia from the Author: Jim Parham. "Lists sixty day hikes to over 200 waterfalls on public lands in the mountains of north Georgia. Each hike entry includes driving and hiking directions, map and elevation profile, distance, and estimated hiking time, with a photograph of each waterfall"--Provided by publisher.

The Hiking Trails Of North Georgia

Author: Tim Homan
Publisher: Peachtree Pub Limited
ISBN: 9781561451272
Size: 11.30 MB
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The Hiking Trails Of North Georgia from the Author: Tim Homan. Offers 144 hikes in northern Georgia and includes information on environmental ethics, terms and symbols, and mountain biking.

Hiking Idaho

Author: Luke Kratz
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493011111
Size: 28.53 MB
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Hiking Idaho from the Author: Luke Kratz. Lace up your boots and sample more than 100 trails in Idaho's vast undeveloped backcountry and wilderness areas. Discover pink granite peaks of the Sawtooth Range, "big tree" country in the Selkirk Mountain rain forest, and Hells Canyon - the deepest gorge in North America. Idaho offers hikers some of the most magnificent and rugged mountain scenery in the Lower 48 as well as peaceful alpine meadows, sparkling lakes, excellent fishing, and the chance to see high-country wildlife. Use 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; zero-impact camping trips. Whether you are a day-tripper or long-distance hiker, old hand or novice, you'll find trails suited to every ability and interest throughout Idaho.