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Here is the long-awaited second edition of AMC's best-selling Sea Kayaking along the New England Coast. Completely revised and updated, and with a more user-friendly design, this classic guide highlights the best of New England ocean paddling. Kayakers of all ability levels can explore expansive sand beaches, go birdwatching in vast marshes, tour solitary estuaries, or challenge their skills along wild and rocky shorelines. Each trip description includes a detailed map, plus NOAA chart and map references, trip distance, caution areas, driving and parking directions, camping information, and more. With even more destinations to choose from than the previous edition, Sea Kayaking along the New England Coast is a must-have addition to any paddler's library, whether they are just discovering the joys of sea kayaking or have been exploring New England's remarkable coast for years. Special features include:
*More than 45 trips, including 12 new destinations
*New interior design that makes finding the right trip even easier
*Locator map and trip highlights chart for easy planning
*Relevant harbor information, land-use permissions, and campsites
*Tips on equipment, paddling strokes, navigation, and safety
*Detailed maps showing access points and natural highlights
*Appendices including Beaufort Winds Scale, float plan, glossary of commonly-used terms, and emergency contacts
|Publisher:||Appalachian Mountain Club Books MA|
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.78(d)|
About the Author
Tamsin Venn has been exploring the coastal waters of New England for more than 20 years. She is a long-time outdoor writer and the editor of Atlantic Coastal Kayaker, a magazine she founded. She lives with her husband and two children in Ipswich, Massachusetts.
Table of Contents
(1) Maine (2) Down East Canoe Trail (3) Maine Island Trail Association (4) Cobscook Bay: Cobscook Bay State Park to Dram Island (5) Englishman Bay: Roque Bluffs to Halifax Island (6) East of Schoodic: Birch Harbor to Roque Bluffs (7) Pleasant Bay: Milbridge to Mink Island (8) Acadia National Park: Southwest Harbor to Little Cranberry (9) Mt. Desert: Circumnavigation of Bartlett Island (10) Penobscot Bay: Stonington to Harbor Island (11) Eastern Penobscot Bay: Little Deer Isle to Pond Island (12) Penobscot Bay: Circumnavigation of Vinalhaven from Carver's Harbor (13) Muscle Ridge Islands (14) Wheeler Bay: Tenants Harbor to Sprucehead Island (15) Muscongus Bay: Broad Cove to Friendship via Crow Island (16) Fort Popham to Fort Island via Boothbay Harbor (17) Knubble Bay Camp to Maine Maritime Museum in Bath (18) Sebascodegan Island: Bethel Point to Quahog Bay (19) Casco Bay: Falmouth Foreside to Jewell Island (20) Casco Bay: Portland Harbor around Orrs Island to Strawberry Creek (21) York River: Wiggly Bridge to Smelt Brook (22) Circumnavigation of Gerrish and Cutts Islands (23) New Hampshire (24) Portsmouth Harbor: Circumnavigation of New Castle Island (25) Isles of Shoals: Appledore to Lunging Islands (26) Great Bay: Adams Point to Exeter (27) Piscataqua and Salmon Falls River: Dover Point to South Berwick (28) Massachusetts (29) Merrimack River: Cashman Park to Amesbury and Mouth of the Merrimack River (30) Plum Island Circumnavigation (31) Ipswich Bay: Circumnavigation of Castle Neck from Pavilion Beach (32) Essex River: Circumnavigation of Cross Island (33) Cape Ann Circumnavigation (34) Rockport to Thachers Island (35) Salem Sound: Devereux Beach to Misery Islands (36) Boston Harbor: Hull to Outer Islands (37) Wellfleet Harbor: Great Island to Jeremy Point (38) Nauset Marsh (39) Monomoy: North Island Circumnavigation from Harding Beach (40) Osterville Grand Island: Circumnavigation from (41) Prince Cove (42) Waquoit Bay: Falmouth Town (White's) Landing to Washburn Island (43) Elizabeth Islands: Woods Hole to Cuttyhunk (44) Buzzards Bay: North Falmouth to Cape Cod Canal (45) Westport River (East Branch): Hix Bridge to Head of Westport (46) Rhode Island (47) Sakonnet River: Sakonnet Point to Tiverton (48) West Passage: Fort Getty to Fort Wetherill (49) East Passage: Fort Adams to Lands End (50) Bristol Harbor to Prudence Island (51) Connecticut (52) Fishers Island Sound: Mystic Seaport to Stonington (53) Lower Connecticut River: Great Island to Old Lyme (55) Stony Creek to Thimble Islands (56) Norwalk Islands