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New England hiking

Michael Lanza

New England hiking

the complete guide to more than 380 hikes

by Michael Lanza

  • 236 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Avalon Travel in Emeryville, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hiking -- New England -- Guidebooks.,
  • New England -- Guidebooks.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMichael Lanza.
    GenreGuidebooks.
    SeriesFoghorn outdoors
    The Physical Object
    Pagination503 p. :
    Number of Pages503
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23019450M
    ISBN 101566913810


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New England hiking by Michael Lanza Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book has so many hikes in so many different parts of New England that it is often literally kept in the glove box of many hikers' vehicles at all times. Every hike is rated for difficulty and scenic value, which has been found to be very accurate.

The book doesn't have hiking maps, so do be aware of that. JEFF ROMANO has been hiking for more than thirty years and is a lifelong New England resident. In addition to scaling New England's one hundred highest peaks, he has hiked extensively throughout the wild places of all six states/5(4).

Jeff Romano's Classic Hikes in New England is an easy way to pack my gear, pick a hiking spot, and get on the trail. He has done a thorough job listing multiple options for length, duration, difficulty, and fitness levels throughout New England.

Particularly, I like the following about the book/5(25). A listing of the best hikes in New England. STATE TOTAL MILEAGE DIFFICULTY NOTES and HIGHLIGHTS; VT: miles: Difficult: many would argue that this is the finest big peak in Vermont • there are several approach trails • the finest route is probably the Forest City > Long Trail > Burrows Trail loop • views are incredible from its bald and rocky summit • two nearby.

Appalachian Trail: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine. One of the world’s longest hiking trails is the Appalachian Trail, which starts from the summit of Mount Katahdin in Maine and heads south for a total of 2, miles (3, km) through five of the six New England states (then continues south all the way to Georgia).

Our guide to the top 55 New England hikes. Use our map to find your perfect hiking trail, be it easy or advanced, family-friendly, or good for : Melissa Malamut. If you love spending time outdoors, New England is a great place to be.

There’s beautiful scenery across the region and terrain to challenge anyone, regardless of your hiking level. While there are tons of opportunities for short, local hikes within a 30 minute drive of most communities, there are also some world-class adventures right here.

Welcome to. This site is designed to help hikers and maintainers get a grasp on what's going on throughout the vast New England hiking trail network.

Conditions reports are separated by state. Reports are submitted by hikers like you. Sincethe Appalachian Mountain Club has published the most trusted guidebooks on hiking, biking, paddling, and exploring the mountains, rivers, trails, and seacoasts of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic.

AMC Books are written and field-checked by outdoor experts who love the landscape and are passionately committed to sharing their knowledge. * New England states covered: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island* Only full-color guidebook to the region's best hiking trails* Hikes suitable for all fitness levels and abilitiesThe wilderness of New England is 4/4(4).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "The complete guide to more than of the best hikes in New England"--Cover. Includes index. Take a break from the mountains of New England to explore the seashore with your hiking boots strapped on. The 7-mile loop provides diverse terrain, ranging from marsh to woods and sand, making it a New England hike you can't experience anywhere else.

Shop for New England and Mid-Atlantic Hiking Guidebooks at REI - Free U.S. standard shipping on orders of $50 or more. Top quality, great selection and expert advice you can trust.

% Satisfaction Guarantee. Owls Head is a 4, foot mountain in the White is part of the Pemigewasset Wilderness along with Mount Hancock, South Hancock Mountain and Mount Carrigain. It is one of the only NH 48 4, footers without a maintained trail to the summit. (But so many hikers have been there, that the trail is obvious.).

A Beginner’s Guide to Day Hiking in New England Northern New England and the greater Northeast as a whole, is without a doubt, hiker country. From the wilds of Vermont’s Green Mountains to the White Mountains of New Hampshire and Maine’s Mahoosuc Range, the opportunities for trail exploration are endless.

Thank you for visiting The Mountain Wanderer Map & Book Store website. We specialize in outdoor recreation and travel guidebooks and maps for New Hampshire’s White Mountains plus all of New England and eastern New York.

Our small but well-stocked retail store is located on the Kancamagus Highway (Route ) in Lincoln, NH, close to many White Mountain trails. The New England Outdoor Center is located just eight miles from the south entrance of Baxter State Park providing families and friends great access to plenty of trails in the Maine outdoors.

Hiking in the Katahdin Region offers thrill seekers the physical and mental challenge of Maine’s highest mountain, Katahdin, or an enduring trek on the. Hiking Waterfalls in New England includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for approximately of the most scenic waterfall hikes in the area.

Hike descriptions also include history, local trivia, and GPS Waterfalls in New England will take you through Brand: Falcon Guides. These two hikes represent New England’s epic best—multi-day trips that offer spectacular scenery, outrageous trails, and eye-popping views. Text excerpted from my book, AMC’s Best Backpacking Trips in New England.

Learn more this Thursday, May 27 at 7 p.m.—I’ll be giving a slide show and presentation at REI in Reading, Mass., to highlight favorite trips. The sands of Cape Cod, the peaks of the Maine Highlands, and the forests of Bear Mountain: wherever you turn in New England, adventure awaits.

Pack a lunch, lace up your boots, and hit the trails with Moon New England Hiking. The New England National Scenic Trail (NET) is a mile hiking trail route that has been in existence for over half a century. The NET travels through 41 communities in Connecticut and Massachusetts, and is comprised primarily of the historic Mattabesett, Metacomet, and Monadnock (M-M-M) Trail systems.

New England Hiking is a great starting point for beginning hikers or people new to the area, but also terrific for locals searching for new adventures. While not as exhaustive as the AMC guides, this book has the benefit of being easier to read and choose hikes from than the AMC guides/5(4).

Kayaking Camping Bicycling Hiking Social Networking Snowshoeing Mountaineering Fitness Walking Dining Out Inline Skating Roller Skating ski skiing snowboard snowboarding airboard Cross-Country Skiing Start a new group.

A great new photographic history of the iconic Clark's Trading Post, the longtime, family-friendly roadside tourist attraction in New Hampshire's White Mountains Price: $ Early Mt. Washington Cog Railway Picture Book. Hiking with all of you over the years has been a truly wonderful experience, and on behalf of our guides and ourselves, we want to thank you for joining us on the world's most beautiful hiking trails.

All the best, Clare Grabher, New England Hiking Holidays () /5(1). One of the most intense and scenic activities in the Northeast is the Presidential Traverse hike in New Hampshire’s White Mountains. Covering nearly 20 miles of sometimes grueling, often beautiful terrain, it takes hikers over the Presidential Range, crossing seven 4,foot peaks, all named after U.S.

presidents: Madison, Adams, Jefferson, Washington, Monroe, Eisenhower. Best Beginner Hike in New Hampshire: Lincoln Woods Trail Where: Lincoln Elevation gain: feet (very gradual) Distance: miles Views: The trail is mostly wooded but still offers views of the Pemigewasset River, waterfalls, and White Mountains.

Why we love it: It lets you hike in the Whites Mountains without scaling a huge well-marked visitors center just off the. The Best Hiking Trails in New England Private Day Trip From Boston to the Newport Mansions BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $ Duration: 10 hours.

Buy tours from $ Hiking destinations in New England. Newport BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Historic Walking Area, Architectural Building. Acadia National Park BEST FOR: Mountain, Hiking Trail, Scenic. The hikes are grouped into 7 geographical areas. I remember hiking in 5 of the 7 areas.

The ones I don’t remember hiking in are Southeastern New England and Northern Maine. However, as I started reading the Southern New England section, I remembered going to a Rhode Island beach when I was 3 or 4 years old.

Someday I will go back and visit. This new guide covers the best day hiking trails in six states, including short jaunts on the Appalachian Trail, the lush hills and coast of Maine, the White Mountains of New Hampshire, the Long Trail in Vermont, the Massachusetts coast, the Berkshires and forests of Connecticut, and the preserves of Rhode Island.

If you enjoy hiking in the mountains of New England, this is the website for of as a planning tool. Everything you need to plan your hike in the mountains is here: trail descriptions, summit photos, driving directions, weather information, and more.

Our goal is to hike (etc.) all 4 seasons of the year, weather permitting, in the safety and camaraderie of the group. Hiking is a way to enjoy the process of staying fit, while enjoying the beauty of nature.

This is a dog free hiking group. Note: the former Pages section has been discontinued by We will determine how to best make. The revised fifth edition of this enduring hiking guide to New Hampshire. Price: $ 50 More Hikes in New Hampshire (6th edition) A newly published illustrated history of dog sledding in the New England States by New Hampshire writer Bruce D.

Heald.h An elegant book telling the story of the land and people of New Hampshire from the. Enter Hiking through History New England: Exploring the Northeast’s Past by Trail. The hiking guidebook, which profiles forty hikes (all trails, of varying degrees of difficulty), goes beyond simply stating miles and directions and GPS coordinates for each hike to include rich descriptions of the history underfoot.

Hiking trail reports and guides for New England. Our free all-season trail guide resource offers everything from short, easy, nature walks to challenging mountain hikes above timberline in the alpine zone.

The detailed trail reports with hike descriptions, trail maps, photos, and driving directions serve as a great planning tool. Preparing for the Hiking. On Writing & Hiking New England, you will go on a total of 10 day hikes.

You will hike on well-established trails in New England through a variety of landscapes, including forests and more open alpine environments. You will travel over terrain ranging from gentle and rolling to rocky and steep.

The second edition of New England Hiking provides description of the best hikes in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Hiking fans can find a lot of wonderful hiking in the six New England states.

There are some wonderful long-distance hiking trails, including the oldest in the United States, in the region. Following are trails of about 50 miles or more in distance. Whether the leaves are deep green or exploding in hues from yellow to red, breathtaking landscapes await.

Hike along forest paths to covered bridges, sparkling rivers and mountain vistas. See stately homes and charming New England villages. From its famous maple syrup to postcard-worthy scenery, Vermont aims to please. Start/End locations may vary.

New England Hiking Holidays, North Conway, NH. likes 1 was here. Country Inn, Guided Hiking and Walking Holidays Footpaths by Day.

Country Inns by Night!5/5(1). Acadia National Park is a gem. All of the peaks and seaside trails are worth exploring. But if you have one day there, a guidebook I authored for many years, New England Hiking, described a mile, 4,vertical-foot traverse from Champlain Mountain on the east side of the park to Sargent Mountain on the west side of the park, tagging the park’s six major summits along the .*Provides difficulty ratings, hike distances, GPS coordinates, elevation gains, permitting information, and more * routes--including many loops *Doesn't overlap with the author's Classics Hikes: New England--together the two guides capture more than unique hiking routes!.

The hikes described in this guidebook showcase the breadth and diversity of New .