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50 Hikes In Vermont

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Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Vermont: Walks, Hikes, and Overnights in the Green Mountain State (Explorer's 50 Hikes) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780881505382
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Countryman Press - May 17th, 2003

The volunteers of Vermont's statewide hiking organization, the Green Mountain Club, have compiled this comprehensive guide to fifty of the best hiking trails in the state. Abundant, colorful information about geology, history and wildlife highlight this carefully detailed hiking guide that will lead you into the verdant wilds of Vermont with confidence. No one knows and loves the trails of Vermont better than the Green Mountain Club, and portions of the proceeds from this book will assist their endeavors to preserve and protect our Vermont trails. ~ Reviewed by Erik Barnum

Dancers in the Sunset Sky

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Dancers in the Sunset Sky: The Musings of a Bird Hunter Cover Image
ISBN: 9781558214965
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Published: Lyons Press - July 1st, 1996

Written with beauty and style, these 19 essays and 2 short stories reveal the author's love of the birds he's hunted for more than 50 years and the country they live in. Jones is also the author of two books about his Labrador retriever--Upland Passage and Jake (for children)--African Twilight about his travels in East Africa, and seven novels: Blood Sport, The Diamond Bogo, Slade's Glacier, Blood Root, Blood Tide, Tie My Bones to Her Back (The Buffalo Hunters in paperback) and Deadville. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones

Nature Walks in Southern Vermont

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Nature Walks in Southern Vermont: Nature-Rich, Easy-To-Moderate Walks in the Green Mountain State Cover Image
ISBN: 9781878239471
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Published: Appalachian Mountain Club Books - September 1st, 1995

The small size of this book belies the wealth of information that it contains. Forty-five scenic and interesting short hikes are detailed along with in-depth essays on historical events and the natural environment. All the things you would expect in a good guidebook are here, and it is geared toward walkers of all ages and abilities. Small enough to fit in a day pack, and full of easy to moderate rambles through the most picturesque and unspoiled sections of Southern Vermont. ~ Reviewed by Erik Barnum

Walking the Appalachian Trail

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Walking the Appalachian Trail (Official Guides to the Appalachian Trail) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780811730952
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Published: Stackpole Books - October 1st, 1994

The Appalachian Trail is more than the physical footpath that stretches from Georgia to Maine. For many long distance hikers, especially thru-hikers, the AT is an ever evolving and always rewarding peripatetic culture. In this book you will read about the visionaries, the hard workers, the legends, the hikers, and the trail angels who made, and make, the AT what it is.


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