Mountain Bike America: Washington D.C./Baltimore

Mountain Bike America: Washington D.C./Baltimore

by Scott Adams, Martin Fernandez
     
 

Here is everything bicyclists need to know to enjoy off-road adventures in a region layered in more than its share of pavement. Plunge down steep, rugged singletrack over Maryland's Allegheny Mountains; relax along leisurely lakeside trails minutes from the Beltway; or travel off-road through Virginia's scenic horse country, stopping only for a taste of wine from

Overview

Here is everything bicyclists need to know to enjoy off-road adventures in a region layered in more than its share of pavement. Plunge down steep, rugged singletrack over Maryland's Allegheny Mountains; relax along leisurely lakeside trails minutes from the Beltway; or travel off-road through Virginia's scenic horse country, stopping only for a taste of wine from the regions great vineyards. This guide shows both novice and experienced cyclists how to get out of the gridlock and into the woods. From this book you can expect exhaustive and comprehensive trail descriptions, from beginner to advanced, GPS-quality, digitally designed relief maps detailing each ride and accurate route profiles showing the ups and downs of each ride. In addition detailed directions get you to the ride without getting you lost. Detailed mile-by-mile directional cues are also provided with difficulty ratings, elevation gain, trail contacts, and much more. (5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 310 pages, b&w photos and maps)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762707058
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/01/2000
Series:
Mountain Bike America Guidebooks Series
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
310
Product dimensions:
5.52(w) x 8.49(h) x 0.76(d)

Meet the Author

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Danville, California
Date of Birth:
June 8, 1957
Place of Birth:
Catskill, New York
Education:
B.A., Hartwick College, 1979; M.B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1986

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >