Hiking Maryland and Delaware explores more than sixty-two easy-to-follow and easy-to-get-to hikes. Weaving the natural history and rich cultural history of two of our nation's oldest states, the author guides you through the rugged mountains, old-growth hardwood forests, salt-marsh wildlife preserves, and Piedmont stream valleys that attracted settlers to the region more than three centuries ago.
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For more than twenty-five years, FalconGuide® has set the standard for outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top outdoors experts and enthusiasts, each guide invites you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors.
Hiking Maryland and Delaware features sixty-two of the states’ finest trails including short nature hikes and full-day treks from the beaches and bays to the mountains. Former AHS president David Lillard provides all the information you need to get the most out of hiking these Mid-Atlantic states, which are filled with rich history, surprisingly remote woodlands, hidden marshes, and scenic vistas.
Look inside to find:
Hikes suited to every ability
Accurate directions to the trailheads
Detailed trail descriptions
Mile-by-mile directional cues
Difficulty ratings, average hiking times, best hiking seasons, and more
David Lillard is executive director of the Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship and former president of the American Hiking Society. A Delaware native, he grew up walking the stream corridors, railroad beds, and farm fields that were once common in northern Delaware. He is a trail volunteer with the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club and a member of several grassroots hiking groups.
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Book Description FalconGuides, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0762736356
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