A Rock With A View. Hiking, Biking and Skiing the Shawangunk Mountains

A Rock With A View. Hiking, Biking and Skiing the Shawangunk Mountains

by Steve Weinman

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The original area trail guide, A Rock With a View contains 26 of the most scenic excursions in New Paltz and the Shawangunk Mountain Range. Written by a lifelong resident, it is designed to be used by beginners as well as experienced hikers, bikers and cross-country skiers.

This is the 20th anniversary edition of A Rock With A View which has sold over 6000 copies and raised $20,000 for charity. All profits are donated from this best-selling local guide.

A Rock With A View is a must have for the occasional tourist to the New Paltz area as well as seasoned residents. The guide is full of important information and concise trail descriptions. It is like having your own personal guide to the best trails in the area.

Included in this guide are: Trail Descriptions: Travel times, difficulty ratings, distances (U.S. and Metric), suitability for children, animals and plants, historic and geologic landmarks, scenic views. Included are: Maps. Parking and Trailhead Locations. Local Accommodations. Tips For Crowded Days. Photos and illustrations of trails.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940151117487
Publisher: Publish Green
Publication date: 08/07/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 72
File size: 10 MB

About the Author

Steve Weinman is a lifelong resident of New Paltz and spent his childhood exploring the Shawangunk Mountain Range. Dr. Weinman is a physician with a practice in Highland, NY. He has worked in the mountains at Awosting Lake as a lifeguard and at Mohonk Mountain House doing trail maintenance. He also has experience as a snowboard instructor in Colorado.

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