Walks and Rambles in Rhode Island: 40 Trails for Birders and Nature Lovers

4 avg rating
( 9 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780881504583: Walks and Rambles in Rhode Island: 40 Trails for Birders and Nature Lovers
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

For many years Ken Weber has been educating visitors and natives alike about the historical and natural wonders of the Ocean State. The 40 walks and gentle hikes he has chosen for this completely updated third edition travel the best terrain the state has to offer, both urban and rural. Here you'll find: the 77-mile North South Trail, which spans the state from the Massachusetts border to the ocean; the cliffs of Block Island; the beaches of Ninigret and Napatree; the quiet woods and fields of the northwestern corner; the wildlife sanctuaries and islands of Narragansett Bay; and the mansions of Cliff Walk in Newport. The walks range from three to nine miles in length, from gentle strolls to more challenging day hikes. Each chapter includes directions to the trailhead, a detailed map, a complete description of the route, and natural and historic highlights you should see along the way.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Inside Flap:

For many years Ken Weber has been educating visitors and natives alike to the historic and natural wonders of the Ocean State. The 40 walks and gentle hikes he has chosen for this new, completely updated third edition of "walks and Rambles in Rhode Island" travel the best terrain the state has to offer, both urban and rural. Here you'll find:
- the 77-mile North South Trail, which spans the state from the Massachusetts border to the ocean
- the cliffs of Block Island
- the beaches of Ninigret and Napatree
- the quiet woods and field of the northwestern corner
- the wildlife sanctuaries and islands of Narragansett Bay
- the mansions of Cliff Walk in Newport

The walks range from 3 to 9 miles in length, from gentle strolls to more challenging day hikes. Each chapter includes directions to the trailhead, a detailed map, a complete description of the route, and natural and historic highlights you'll see along the way.

About the Author:

Ken Weber, a former columnist and editor for the Providence Journal, has been an enthusiastic explorer of Rhode Island for over 27 years. He is also the author of More Walks and Rambles in Rhode Island" (Backcountry Publications) as well as other books on paddling and outdoor recreation in Rhode Island.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 15.95
US$ 95.28

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Ken Weber
Published by Backcountry Guides (1999)
ISBN 10: 0881504580 ISBN 13: 9780881504583
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Backcountry Guides, 1999. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0881504580

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 95.28
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds