Discover the White Mountains of New Hampshire: A Guide to the Best Hiking, Biking and Paddling

Discover the White Mountains of New Hampshire: A Guide to the Best Hiking, Biking and Paddling

by Jerry Monkman, Marcy Monkman
     
 

With breathtaking mountain views, abundant wildlife, quiet lakes, 1,200 miles of trails, and the highest peaks in the Northeast, the White Mountains offer outdoor experiences to fit all recreational interests and abilities. This all-new guidebook highlights both popular destinations and out-of-the-way places. Trip descriptions for 30 hikes, 20 bike trips, and 11 quiet…  See more details below

Overview

With breathtaking mountain views, abundant wildlife, quiet lakes, 1,200 miles of trails, and the highest peaks in the Northeast, the White Mountains offer outdoor experiences to fit all recreational interests and abilities. This all-new guidebook highlights both popular destinations and out-of-the-way places. Trip descriptions for 30 hikes, 20 bike trips, and 11 quiet- and whitewater paddling trips include level of difficulty, distance, elevation, and trip time. Handy trip maps will aid you in planning your next outing. Special features include: trip highlights chart for easy planning and access; natural and local history; safety and gear tips; U.S. Forest Service information; campground and lodging suggestions; local outfitters and resources; tips for low-impact travel; guidelines for protecting the environment. (6 x 9, 368 pages, b&w photos, maps, charts)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781878239884
Publisher:
Appalachian Mountain Club Books MA
Publication date:
08/01/2001
Series:
AMC Discover Series
Edition description:
First
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.91(d)

Meet the Author

Jerry and Marcy Monkman photograph and write about the wild places of New England. Their work has been published in many magazines, including Outdoor Photographer, Backpacker, Natural History, Canoe & Kayak, and Yankee. They are also regular contributors to the publications of the Appalachian Mountain Club, Appalachian Trail Conference, the Northern Forest Alliance, and Manomet Observatory. They live in Portsmouth, NH.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >