Maryland: An Explorer's Guide, third edition

Maryland: An Explorer's Guide, third edition

by Leonard M. Adkins

Paperback(Third Edition)

$21.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780881508529
Publisher: Countryman Press, The
Publication date: 05/18/2009
Series: Explorer's Guides Series
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 536
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Leonard M. Adkinshas walked the length of the Appalachian Trail four times and has logged more than 16,000 miles in backcountry areas of North America, Europe, and the Caribbean. The author of numerous books on hiking and the outdoors, he has been awarded the National Outdoor Book Award and a Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism award. Adkins lives in Virginia.

Table of Contents

Introduction11
Acknowledgments14
What's Where in Maryland15
1The Eastern Shore
Maryland's Seaboard--Ocean City, Assateague Island, and Berlin37
Tangier Sound Area--Crisfield and Princess Anne65
Smith Island74
Salisbury77
Cambridge and Vicinity89
St. Michaels, Easton, and Oxford103
Around the Bay Bridge and Kent Island121
Chestertown and Rock Hall135
At the Head of the Bay--Chesapeake City, Elkton, and North East151
2Central Maryland
Harford County--Havre DE Grace, Aberdeen, and Bel Air169
North of Baltimore--Owings Mills, Hunt Valley, Westminster, and Taneytown187
Baltimore207
West of Baltimore--Ellicott City and Columbia237
Annapolis and Vicinity251
3Capital Region
Laurel, College Park, Bowie, and Upper Marlboro281
Silver Spring, Bethesda, Rockville, and Gaithersburg297
4Southern Maryland
Along the Chesapeake Shore--Chesapeake Beach, North Beach, Prince Frederick, and Solomons321
At the Mouth of the Potomac--St. Mary's City and Leonardtown339
Along the Potomac Shore--La Plata, Port Tobacco, and Waldorf355
5Frederick and the Catoctin Mountains Area
Frederick and the Catoctin Mountains Area369
6The Mountains of Western Maryland
The Great Valley and Blue Ridge Region--Hagerstown, Antietam, and Hancock397
The Allegheny Plateau--Rocky Gap, Cumberland, and Frostburg419
Around Deep Creek Lake--Grantsville, McHenry, Thayersville, and Oakland441
Index464

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