New PDF release: AMC's Best Day Hikes in Connecticut, 2nd: Four-Season Guide

By Rene Laubach,Charles W. G. Smith

ISBN-10: 1934028770

ISBN-13: 9781934028773

excessive PEAKS WITH lengthy perspectives, lush nature sanctuaries, scenic stretches of the Appalachian path, and cliffs with rugged, rocky scrambles—Connecticut deals an grand number of day hikes for newbie and skilled hikers alike. This information-packed advisor from open air specialists on the Appalachian Mountain membership deals 50 of the state’s top journeys, from a trek up endure Mountain, to caves and riverside walks, to coastline hikes alongside the Atlantic. each one journey good points specific descriptions, pictures, maps, GPS coordinates, enjoyable evidence, and data approximately within reach facilities. An at-a-glance chart highlights the simplest hikes for children, canine, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing.

RENÉ LAUBACH is the director of Mass Audubon’s Berkshire natural world Sanctuaries and has led excursions within the usa and across the world. He has authored many books, together with AMC’s top Day Hikes within the Berkshires.

CHARLES SMITH was once raised in Connecticut and has a level in environmental horticulture. He has authored 11 books and plenty of articles on typical historical past, outdoors activity, and gardening. Smith used to be named conservationist of the 12 months by way of the Housatonic Valley Association.

•50 mountaineering journeys for all skill degrees and seasons
•AT-A-GLANCE journey PLANNER that will help you locate the journey that’s correct for you
•DETAILED MAPS displaying parking parts, trails, and normal highlights
•SUMMARIES of time, distance, and hassle point for every trail
•GPS coordinates for trailheads
•HIKING AND safeguard guidance, together with recommendation on what to hold on your pack
•ESSAYS on nature and heritage of the region

“This is a great advisor to a few of the main scenic areas in Connecticut. It highlights our state’s so much distinctive trails and honors those that proceed to take care of and host those trails for public enjoyment.”— Eric Hammerling, govt Director, Connecticut wooded area & Park Association

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