Hiking North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains

Hiking North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains

Blue Ridge Parkway, Grandfather Mountain, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Hickory Nut Gorge, Linville Gorge, NC State Parks, Pisgah National Forest and Much More

Book - 2012
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Milestone Pr Inc
Western North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains are some of the oldest on earth, boasting old-growth forests, pristine streams, and ancient heath balds with stunning views. This guide includes 72 great day hikes ranging from 1 to 13 miles, with destinations like the stone tower of Hanging Rock State Park, Max Patch on the Appalachian Trail, the “Opera Box” at Chimney Rock State Park, the Blue Ridge Parkway’s Craggy Gardens, the waterfalls of Linville Gorge, and Gregory Bald in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Each entry includes complete driving and hiking directions, maps, trailhead GPS coordinates, elevation gain, trail highlights, and related historical anecdotes, plus books and movies set in each locale.
Seventy-five day hikes in the North Carolina Blue Ridge Mountains. Hikes range from one to 13 miles. Each entry includes detailed driving and hiking directions, gps coordinates, maps, mileages and elevation gain, fees and hiking regulations, historical anecdotes, books and movies set in each location, and more.

Publisher: Almond, NC : Milestone Press, 2012
ISBN: 9781889596273
Branch Call Number: 917.5604 BERNS
Characteristics: 373 pages


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