A Kayaker's Guide to New York's Capital Region: Albany, Schenectady, Troy: Exploring the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers from Catskill and Hudson to Mechanicville, Cohoes to Amsterdam

A Kayaker's Guide to New York's Capital Region: Albany, Schenectady, Troy: Exploring the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers from Catskill and Hudson to Mechanicville, Cohoes to Amsterdam

by Russell Dunn
     
 

More than 60 different paddling adventures on New York State's two mightiest, history-rich rivers—The Hudson and Mohawk—led by licensed guide Russell Dunn, author of ""Trails with Tales,"" ""Adirondack Waterfall Guide,"" and six other guidebooks to the great outdoors of upstate New York and western New England. Paddles described explore the Erie Canal,

Overview

More than 60 different paddling adventures on New York State's two mightiest, history-rich rivers—The Hudson and Mohawk—led by licensed guide Russell Dunn, author of ""Trails with Tales,"" ""Adirondack Waterfall Guide,"" and six other guidebooks to the great outdoors of upstate New York and western New England. Paddles described explore the Erie Canal, Champlain Canal, and NYS Barge Canal, plus explorations through Hudson River wildlife refuges and nature preserves, past historic lighthouses and abandoned 19th-century industries, to early Native American and colonial sites of interest. Includes more than 60 maps and over 50 photographs, detailed directions, historical essays, safety and comfort information, an essay on Hudson River tides, and a guide to local outfitters and paddling organizations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781883789671
Publisher:
Black Dome Press, Corporation
Publication date:
06/01/2010
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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