Hiking the Carolina Mountains (Paperback)

Hiking the Carolina Mountains Cover Image
$19.95
On Our Shelves Now
Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe
2 on hand, as of Sep 29 3:01pm

Description


The mountains of western North Carolina and upstate South Carolina are a hikers paradise--rich with human history and home to some of the greatest biological diversity in the world. This guide includes 57 day hikes ranging in length from 2 to 13 miles, with destinations including the waterfalls of DuPont State forest; the Blue Ridge Parkway's beautiful Craggy Gardens; the ruins of George Vanderbilt's palatial Buck Spring hunting lodge on Mt. Pisgah; the summit of Cold Mountain, and more. Each entry covers everything you need to know to enjoy your hike: maps and detailed directions, mileage, elevation gain, trail highlights, fees and hiking regulations, films and novels set in each location, and more.

About the Author


DANNY BERNSTEIN has been hiking all of her adult life. An Appalachian Trail end-to-ender, she has completed the Mountains-to-Sea Trail and the 800 miles of trails in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Bernstein writes about the outdoors from her home in Asheville, North Carolina.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781889596198
ISBN-10: 1889596191
Publisher: Milestone Press (NC)
Publication Date: March 15th, 2007
Pages: 360
Language: English