Rene Laubach,Charles W. G. Smith's AMC's Best Day Hikes in Connecticut, 2nd: Four-Season Guide PDF

By Rene Laubach,Charles W. G. Smith

excessive PEAKS WITH lengthy perspectives, lush nature sanctuaries, scenic stretches of the Appalachian path, and cliffs with rugged, rocky scrambles—Connecticut deals an grand number of day hikes for newbie and skilled hikers alike. This information-packed advisor from open air specialists on the Appalachian Mountain membership bargains 50 of the state’s most sensible journeys, from a trek up endure Mountain, to caves and riverside walks, to coastline hikes alongside the Atlantic. each one journey good points distinctive descriptions, photos, maps, GPS coordinates, enjoyable evidence, and data approximately within reach facilities. An at-a-glance chart highlights the easiest hikes for children, canine, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing.

RENÉ LAUBACH is the director of Mass Audubon’s Berkshire flora and fauna Sanctuaries and has led excursions within the usa and across the world. He has authored many books, together with AMC’s most sensible Day Hikes within the Berkshires.

CHARLES SMITH was once raised in Connecticut and has a level in environmental horticulture. He has authored 11 books and plenty of articles on ordinary heritage, open air game, and gardening. Smith was once named conservationist of the yr by way of the Housatonic Valley Association.

•50 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
•DETAILED MAPS displaying parking parts, trails, and typical highlights
•SUMMARIES of time, distance, and trouble point for every trail
•GPS coordinates for trailheads
•HIKING AND security suggestions, together with suggestion on what to hold on your pack
•ESSAYS on nature and historical past of the region

“This is an excellent consultant to a few of the main scenic locations in Connecticut. It highlights our state’s such a lot certain trails and honors those that proceed to take care of and host those trails for public enjoyment.”— Eric Hammerling, govt Director, Connecticut woodland & Park Association

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