Hiking Georgia Atlanta

Author: Donald Pfitzer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493014390
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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 Pfitzer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 149301109X
Size: 43.63 MB
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Hiking Georgia from the Author: Donald Pfitzer. The 4th edition of Hiking Georgia takes up where the last edition left off: poised to start hikers on some of the finest trekking adventures the Peach State has to offer. Whether the trails are in the high mountains of north Georgia, on coastal barrier islands or in fertile Piedmont river valleys, the flora, fauna and scenery can be spectacular. The information in all 72 chapters is updated, incorporating a total of 15 new trails. The hike descriptions offer directions, as well as GPS-tracked color trail maps and elevation charts to make the journey easier and more enjoyable. To whet your appetite for the adventures, all new color images offer glimpses of what lies around many of the bends in the paths.

Hiking Waterfalls In Georgia And South Carolina

Author: Melissa Watson
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762777052
Size: 52.52 MB
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Hiking Waterfalls In Georgia And South Carolina from the Author: Melissa Watson. The mountains of Georgia and South Carolina are renowned for beautiful waterfalls. Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for more than 60 of the most scenic waterfall hikes in the states—many of them along the mountainous border between the two states, within easy access of each other. Hike descriptions also include history, local trivia, and GPS coordinates. This book is an ideal complement to the popular FalconGuides Hiking South Carolina and Hiking Georgia, with minimal overlapping content.

Best Hikes With Dogs Georgia South Carolina

Author: Steve Goodrich
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9781594851636
Size: 70.98 MB
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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.

The Hiking Trails Of North Georgia

Author: Tim Homan
Publisher: Peachtree Pub Limited
ISBN: 9781561451272
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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.

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

Author: Johnny Molloy
Publisher: The Countryman Press
ISBN: 1581571453
Size: 79.37 MB
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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 from the Author: Johnny Molloy. 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.

Hiking Tennessee

Author: Logue, Victoria
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 1450492061
Size: 74.54 MB
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Hiking Tennessee from the Author: Logue, Victoria. The ideal guide to 85 scenic day hikes in the Volunteer State. Categorized by geographic regions, each includes a description of the topography, flora, fauna, and climate. Descriptions of state and national parks cover estimated distance, difficulty ratings, and summaries of trail features accompanied by maps and GPS coordinates of trailheads and some Civil War–era and Native American historical sites.

Exploring Southern Appalachian Forests

Author: Stephanie B. Jeffries
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469618214
Size: 69.96 MB
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Exploring Southern Appalachian Forests from the Author: Stephanie B. Jeffries. This unique hiking guide to the southern Appalachian mountains leads readers to explore the rich forest ecosystems and other natural communities visitors encounter along the trail. Drawing on years of experience guiding forest walks throughout the region, Steph Jeffries and Tom Wentworth invite hikers and nature lovers to see their surroundings in new ways. Readers will learn to decipher clues from the tree canopies, forest floor, and other natural features to appreciate more fully the environmental factors that make the southern Appalachians home to an amazing biodiversity. These thirty popular hikes in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Georgia range from short walks along Blue Ridge Parkway pull-offs to longer day trips in the region's backcountry. Offering spectacular mountain scenery and natural wildflower gardens, these trails are the perfect place to gain a new appreciation for the natural communities of the region. Features include * A summary including distance, difficulty, and GPS coordinates for each hike * A narrative description of each hike, including the unique natural features waiting to be discovered * Detailed instructions to keep you on the trail * Best seasons to go for wildflower and foliage views * Contact information for each area * Photos and maps to orient you * An illustrated guide to southern Appalachia's most common trees and shrubs, including tips on identification

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles Atlanta

Author: Pam Golden
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 0897327098
Size: 32.16 MB
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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.

Waterfall Hikes Of North Georgia

Author: Jim Parham
Publisher: Milestone Press (NC)
ISBN: 9781889596228
Size: 27.26 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.