Climbing Colorado's Fourteeners: From the Easiest Hikes to by Chris Meehan

By Chris Meehan

Taking on considered one of Colorado’s fifty three fourteeners—from stately Longs top and the enduring Maroon Bells to the simple to entry Mt. Bierstadt—is turning into a pilgrimage for Colorado’s citizens and its viewers. whereas extra humans than ever are hiking them, there’s nonetheless a dearth of fine information regarding each one mountain and its surrounding parts. Hiking Colorado’s Fourteeners fills that hole by way of informing adventurers—from the freshly-booted beginner to the grizzled mountaineer—about each one of Colorado’s iconic mountains over 14,000 toes tall.

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Walking the Cape and Islands: A Comprehensive Guide to the by David Weintraub

By David Weintraub

The Cape and Islands--Cape Cod, Martha's winery, and Nantucket--provide the superior jogging and climbing in coastal New England. there's a nice number of terrain and surroundings, from the crashing Atlantic Ocean to pristine kettle ponds, from densely wooded tracts to open expanses of salt marsh, and from sandy shores to wildflower-carpeted grasslands. strolling the Cape and Islands is the 1st entire advisor to the area's most sensible strolling and climbing trails. In comprises: seventy two walks ranging in size from 0.4 miles to 11.2 miles and in trouble from effortless to tricky; for every stroll, a whole direction description, riding instructions to the trailhead, and a close, easy-to-read map; at-a-glance information supplying crucial info reminiscent of distance, trouble, time to stroll, path floor, and extra; trail-use facts displaying even if bicycles, canine, or looking are allowed at the defined course; and health and wellbeing stats exhibiting the variety of steps and anticipated energy burned. even if designed basically for walkers and hikers, this booklet also will attract joggers and mountain bicyclists. The ebook is illustrated with photos via the writer, a qualified photographer.

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Camping Colorado: A Comprehensive Guide to Hundreds of by Melinda Crow

By Melinda Crow

Camping Colorado will take you to the perfect spot to pitch your tent or park your RV. This entire guidebook provides designated descriptions of greater than three hundred campgrounds statewide, together with campsites controlled by way of nationwide, country, urban, and county parks; the woodland provider; the Bureau of Land administration; and the united states military Corps of Engineers.

Easy-to-use maps and charts will simplify your look for the precise campground. You’ll additionally locate important info on camp destinations, charges and reservations, amenities and hookups, leisure actions, climate and geography, and native points of interest. Camping Colorado offers necessary pointers on tenting etiquette, tenting with young children, and enjoying—or avoiding—the state’s various and plentiful wildlife.


Look inside of to find:

Campground locations
Facilities and hookups
Fees and reservations
GPS coordinates for every campground
Tips on flora and fauna, defense, and zero-impact camping

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Streifzüge durch die Nordeifel: Die schönsten Tagestouren by Reinhard Mäurer

By Reinhard Mäurer

Reinhard Mäurer besucht die unterschiedlichsten Orte in der Eifel. Seine Streifzüge führen ihn, von Aachen ausgehend, unter anderem nach Eupen, in die schöne Landschaft des Hohen Venns und in die Perle der Eifel, das beschauliche Monschau. Auch stattet er dem Kneippkurort undesirable Münstereifel sowie der berühmten Apollinarisquelle bei undesirable Neuenahr einen Besuch ab. Ein Besuch der Abtei Mariawald bei Heimbach ist wegen ihrer berühmten "Eazezupp" ebenso ein Muss.

Neben kulturellen und kulinarischen Aspekten seiner Streifzüge stehen auch landschaftliche Highlights, verbunden mit geschichtlichem Hintergrundwissen, im Mittelpunkt diese Werks. Reinhard Mäurer macht einen Abstecher nach Hellenthal zum Wildgehege und der bekannten Greifvogelstation, wo atemberaubende Flugvorführungen stattfinden, und in den Nationalpark Nordeifel, der eine vielseitige Tier- und Pflanzenwelt beheimatet.

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AMC's Best Day Hikes near Washington, D.C.: Four-season by Stephen Mauro,Beth Homicz

By Stephen Mauro,Beth Homicz

realize 50 OF the easiest DAY HIKES within the Washington, D.C., quarter with this crucial four-season consultant from AMC’s top Day Hikes sequence. excellent for novices, fans, households, travelers, and zone natives, this easy-to-use publication comprises many of the most interesting trails in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia. From a scenic day trip throughout the mountains of Shenandoah nationwide Park, to a old hike from Roosevelt Island to the Roosevelt Memorial, to a trek alongside the Billy Goat path, AMC’s most sensible Day Hikes close to Washington, D.C. deals various trails for all skill degrees and pursuits. An at-a-glance chart highlights the simplest hikes close to public transportation, for children, and for iciness snowshoeing and skiing.

- 50 mountain climbing journeys for all skill degrees and seasons
- At-a-glance journey planner that can assist you locate the journey that’s correct for you
- specified maps exhibiting parking parts, trails, and average highlights
- Summaries of time, distance, and trouble point for every trail
- GPS coordinates for trailheads
- mountaineering and safeguard advice, together with recommendation on what to hold on your pack
- Essays on nature and historical past of the region

“This amazing guidebook leads readers to attractive common panoramas and websites of nationwide value. an individual eager to stroll via history—or simply opt for a great walk—should hold it of their daypack.”
—Ann Marie Maher, govt Director
Prince William-Manassas conference and viewers Bureau

STEPHEN MAURO has lived within the Washington, D.C., sector for 15 years and hikes broadly there. he's a senior editor for Wild West journal and a replica editor for Aviation heritage magazine.

BETH HOMICZ certified for her Washington, D.C., travel consultant license in 1994 and has led greater than 15,000 members on journeys round the capital urban. A former columnist for locations journal, her writing has additionally seemed within the Washington Post.

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Schritt für Schritt: Wanderungen durch die Weltgeschichte by Manuel Andrack

By Manuel Andrack

Auf griechischen Ziegenpfaden, in Römersandalen und auf den Spuren der Fischweiber von Paris – auf rund sechzehn Touren erlebt Manuel Andrack Wendepunkte der Weltgeschichte nach. Indem er durch das Neandertal streift, wie Martin Luther gen Rom aufbricht und bei der Erkundung der »Schwedenlöcher« die Sächsische Schweiz durchquert, beleuchtet er die Bedeutung des Wanderns und seine verschiedenen Aspekte. So zeigt er bei einer Runde um den Thunersee, wo Sepp Herberger 1954 die Taktik für den Fußball-WM-Sieg entwickelte, auch, dass Gehen das Denken beflügeln kann. Anhand unterschiedlichster Themenbereiche stellt Manuel Andrack nicht nur Landschaften und Wanderziele vor, sondern marschiert humorvoll und sachkundig durch die Geschichte.

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Canyoneering, 2nd: A Guide to Techniques for Wet and Dry by David Black

By David Black

In David Black’s Canyoneering: A advisor to strategies for rainy and Dry Canyons, readers research the dangers and dangers of canyoneering, the talents required to realize mastery of canyoneering variety and procedure, and straightforward, potent how you can negotiate harmful terrain. This accomplished up-to-date, thorough, and to-the-point consultant will supply simply understood descriptions of abilities utilized by modern canyoneers and advertise uncomplicated ideas for fixing advanced difficulties. the aim of this publication is to equip canyoneers in any respect degrees with the technical talents they should get pleasure from a fresh canyoneering adventure and stay away from harmful error. This full-color publication is the single advisor counseled by way of the yankee Canyoneering Association.

Includes info on:

  • The correct solution to observe mountain climbing, caving, and whitewater talents to technical canyoneering
  • An rationalization of technical canyon ratings
  • Simple, potent how one can negotiate harmful terrain
  • Twelve vintage canyons in North the USA and their ratings
  • ACA-certified teachers, courses, and advisor service

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AMC's Best Day Hikes in the White Mountains: Four-Season by Robert N. Buchsbaum

By Robert N. Buchsbaum

totally up-to-date and on hand for the 1st time in wealthy, complete colour, this depended on advisor from the publishers of the White Mountain consultant will lead readers to 60 of the main unforgettable day hikes within the breathtaking White Mountain nationwide woodland. aimed at newbie and intermediate hikers, this advisor has whatever for everybody, from family-friendly hikes to cascading waterfalls, to a tough trek via Tuckerman Ravine and the Alpine region to the summit of Mount Washington. Readers can discover the region’s mythical notches—Crawford, Franconia, Pinkham, Evans—and soak up the perspectives from a few of New England’s such a lot picturesque and sought-after peaks alongside the Presidential diversity. every one journey contains a specific map displaying parking components, trailheads, and ordinary highlights, in addition to summaries of time, distance, and trouble point. A convenient, at-a-glance journey planner makes it effortless to discover the easiest trails for children, canines, and wintry weather snowshoeing and skiing.

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