AMC Catskill Mountain Guide: AMC's Comprehensive Guide to Hiking Trails in the Catskills

AMC Catskill Mountain Guide: AMC's Comprehensive Guide to Hiking Trails in the Catskills

by Peter Kick, John S. Burk
     
 

A must-have for every Catskills hiker, this revised and updated guide from the Appalachian Mountain Club offers hikers up-to-date coverage of more than 300 miles of trails in the Catskills Mountains. Inside you’ll find detailed descriptions of trails to suit every ability level—from an easy walk to the Kaaterskill Falls, to strenuous climbs in the Indian

Overview

A must-have for every Catskills hiker, this revised and updated guide from the Appalachian Mountain Club offers hikers up-to-date coverage of more than 300 miles of trails in the Catskills Mountains. Inside you’ll find detailed descriptions of trails to suit every ability level—from an easy walk to the Kaaterskill Falls, to strenuous climbs in the Indian Head Wilderness Area, including Devil’s Path, a favorite route for backpackers. Tips on trip planning and map and compass use, plus notes on the geology, flora, and fauna of the region make this guide an ideal addition to your pack.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781934028193
Publisher:
Appalachian Mountain Club Books MA
Publication date:
03/17/2009
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Peter W. Kick, a native of the Catskills Mountains, is a New York State licensed wilderness guide and trip leader. The author of several hiking and mountain-biking guides, he has written for Backpacker, Sailing, Outdoor Traveler, and Adirondack Life. He lives in Saugerties, N.Y.

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