Hiking Waterfalls in North Carolina

Author: Melissa Watson
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762777068
Release Date: 2011-09-13
Genre: Sports & Recreation

From the Blue Ridge Parkway to the Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina is renowned for its beautiful waterfalls. Hiking Waterfalls in North Carolina includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for 140 of the most scenic waterfall hikes in the state. Hike descriptions also include history, local trivia, and GPS coordinates. The book is an ideal complement to the popular FalconGuide Hiking North Carolina, with minimal overlapping content.

Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina

Author: Melissa Watson
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762777051
Release Date: 2011-09-13
Genre: Sports & Recreation

The mountains of Georgia and South Carolina are renowned for beautiful waterfalls. Hiking Waterfalls in Georgia and South Carolina includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for more than 60 of the most scenic waterfall hikes in the states—many of them along the mountainous border between the two states, within easy access of each other. Hike descriptions also include history, local trivia, and GPS coordinates. This book is an ideal complement to the popular FalconGuides Hiking South Carolina and Hiking Georgia, with minimal overlapping content.

North Carolina Waterfalls

Author: Kevin Adams
Publisher: John F. Blair, Publisher
ISBN: 0895873206
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Photography

Since its original publication in 1994, North Carolina Waterfalls has been through six printings, attracting many thousands of readers who valued its clear road and trail directions and its photography tips.

Hiking Waterfalls in Tennessee

Author: Johnny Molloy
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781493014446
Release Date: 2015-05-01
Genre: Travel

Hiking Waterfalls in Tennessee includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for approximately 100 of the state’s most scenic waterfall hikes. Hike descriptions include history, local trivia, and GPS coordinates. Hiking Waterfalls in Tennessee will take you through state and national parks, forests, monuments and wilderness areas, and from popular city parks to the most remote and secluded corners of the area to view the most spectacular waterfalls.

Hiking North Carolina

Author: Randy Johnson
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781493014859
Release Date: 2016-01-15
Genre: Sports & Recreation

From the Great Smokies and the Blue Ridge Parkway to the Piedmont and the Outer Banks, this thoroughly updated and revised guide features more than 200 hiking trails in all regions of the state.

100 Classic Hikes in North Carolina

Author: Joe Miller
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9781594852596
Release Date: 2007-10-09
Genre: Sports & Recreation

CLICK HERE to download two free hikes — "Cedar Rock Trail" and "Crowders Mountain" — from 100 Classic Hikes in North Carolina * Each of these North Carolina hikes is the cream-of-the-crop * Full-color topographical maps, elevation profiles, and over 100 stunning trail photographs * Trails-at-a-Glance chart to help find the hikes you want quickly and easily * Includes info on North Carolina public lands acquisition and regulations North Carolina is the ideal hiking state: dramatic mountain trails in the Southern Appalachians, lots of rolling trails near high population centers in the Piedmont, diverse hikes that few people know about on the Coastal Plain. The varied climates of the state make for a wide array of hiking opportunities, sure to provide some favorites for everyone. Whether you thrive off of an intense heart-pounding climb with a sweeping vista as a reward or prefer a smoother terrain filled with interesting historical tidbits, there is a classic hike for you.

Five Star Trails Asheville

Author: Jennifer Davis
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 9780897329200
Release Date: 2011-11-22
Genre: Travel

Five-Star Trails: Asheville provides in-depth trails descriptions, directions, and commentary on what to expect along the way. Each hike features an individual trail map, elevation profile, and at-a-glance information, helping readers quickly find the perfect trip. Sized to fit in a pocket, the book's detailed trail descriptions will help readers find their way on and off the trail. Driving directions and GPS trailhead coordinates will help with navigating the myriad of unnamed roads. The trails covered range from those best suited to the novice, families, experienced hikers, or backpackers.

Great Waterfalls of North Carolina

Author: Neil Regan
Publisher: Parkway Publishers
ISBN: 9781933251707
Release Date: 2010-03-01
Genre: Science

Great Waterfalls of North Carolina is an informative guidebook for locating and photographing over 50 waterfalls and cascades in the beautiful Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina. The book contains color photographs of each waterfall along with detailed, easy-to-follow driving directions to the trailheads, and hiking or biking directions once you're on the trails. There are ratings for beauty and trail difficulty, as well as descriptions and the best photographic locations for every waterfall. This user-friendly guide is packed with information to assist you in exploring the fantastic array of the region's waterfalls.

Waterfalls of the Blue Ridge

Author: Johnny Molloy
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 9780897329958
Release Date: 2014-04-21
Genre: Travel

Waterfalls of the Blue Ridge, now in its 4th edition, combines the pleasure of hiking with the wonder of one of nature's most captivating sights: waterfalls. Outlining hikes that feature more than 110 waterfalls in the Blue Ridge Mountains, this guide has been updated with 30 new waterfalls, updates to existing routes, and new photos. Offering something for hikers of every level of experience, waterfalls range in height from 10 to 500 feet, some requiring no hike at all while others include hikes of up to 10 miles. In this guide, today's most experienced guidebook author Johnny Molloy teams up with Nicole Blouin and Marilou & Steve Bordonaro to introduce hikers to waterfalls spanning 2 states, 4 national forests, 3 national parks, and 8 state parks all throughout the Blue Ridge.

Hiking South Carolina

Author: Josh Kinser
Publisher: FalconGuides
ISBN: 0762783079
Release Date: 2013-12-17
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Hiking South Carolina covers the best hiking throughout the entire state. This book has the reader traversing from the mountains to the sea in one of the most beautiful and diverse states in the US. No matter where you are in the state, it is likely that this book will have a trail for you to explore nearby. Detailed maps and trail descriptions make navigating these wonderful trails easy, and interesting information about the environment and history of each trail gives hikers a unique insight into the trail that they are exploring.

North Carolina Waterfalls

Author: Kevin Adams
Publisher: John F. Blair, Publisher
ISBN: 0895876531
Release Date: 2016-03-01
Genre: Travel

Since the first edition of Kevin Adams's North Carolina Waterfalls came out in 1994, this book has sold almost 65,000 copies. Since the 1990s, Adams has established a widespread and well-respected reputation as a photographer, naturalist, writer, and teacher. His nature photography seminars and photography tours are widely popular. In this third edition of his classic photography/hiking guide, for the first time Adams is finally given the opportunity to showcase his beautiful color photographs. Although he provides information for 1,000 waterfalls in this new book, Adams specifically highlights over 250 of the best waterfalls found in North Carolina with full descriptions, comprehensive directions, and four-color photographs.

Waterfalls and Wildflowers in the Southern Appalachians

Author: Timothy P. Spira
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 9781469622651
Release Date: 2015-03-02
Genre: Travel

If you love waterfalls, here are some of the best hikes in the Southern Appalachians. And if you love plants--or simply would like to learn more about them--you will be in hiking heaven: naturalist Tim Spira's guidebook links waterfalls and wildflowers in a spectacularly beautiful region famous for both. Leading you to gorgeous waterfalls in Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, South Carolina, and Georgia, the book includes many hikes in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and along the Blue Ridge Parkway. As he surveys one of America's most biologically diverse regions, Spira introduces hikers to the "natural communities" approach for identifying and understanding plants within the context of the habitats they occupy--equipping hikers to see and interpret landscapes in a new way. Each of the 30 hikes includes: * a detailed map and GPS coordinates * a lively trail description highlighting the plants you are most likely to see, as well as birds and other animals along the way * an associated plant species list Also featured: * beautiful color photographs of 30 destination waterfalls, 125 plants, and more * detailed descriptions of 125 key plant species * 22 drawings to help identify plant structures * a glossary of botanical terms

North Carolina Hiking Trails

Author: Allen De Hart
Publisher: Appalachian Mountain Club
ISBN: 1929173474
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Now completely revised and updated, North Carolina Hiking Trails is the most comprehensive guide available to the trails of the Old North State.

Waterfall Hikes of North Georgia

Author: Jim Parham
Publisher: Milestone Press (NC)
ISBN: 1889596221
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Nature

"Lists sixty day hikes to over 200 waterfalls on public lands in the mountains of north Georgia. Each hike entry includes driving and hiking directions, map and elevation profile, distance, and estimated hiking time, with a photograph of each waterfall"--Provided by publisher.

Hiking North Carolina amp amp 39 s Lookout Towers

Author: Peter J. Barr
Publisher: John F. Blair, Publisher
ISBN: 0895874334
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Fire lookout stations

North Carolina's fire lookout towers once stood watch over the mountain forests. Today, they risk becoming forgotten monuments to the value of our wild lands. Hiking North Carolina Lookout Towers restores glory to these historic forest sentinels. It proves the lookouts to be scenic treasures accessible to anyone who enjoys a vigorous walk in the outdoors and the view from the top of a mountain.