Michigan s Best Campgrounds

Author: Jim DuFresne
Publisher: Michigan's Best Campgrounds: A
ISBN: 1933272279
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Travel

Presents photographs, maps, and descriptions for 150 campgrounds in Michigan, with directions, fees, facilities, reservation information, and fishing and hiking opportunities for each entry.

Best Tent Camping Michigan

Author: Matt Forster
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 9781634040082
Release Date: 2015-06-16
Genre: Travel

Best in Tent Camping: Michigan is for those who want to experience the beauty of Michigan amongst quiet and solitude. Author Matt Forster carefully selected all 50 campgrounds to offer readers the most promise for a unique outdoor experience. With a five-star rating system for qualities like privacy, security, noise, beauty, and cleanliness and detailed maps leading directly to the campsites, Best in Tent Camping: Michigan is the perfect tool for a weekend getaway.

Camping Michigan

Author: Kevin Revolinski
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762795901
Release Date: 2013-07-02
Genre: Sports & Recreation

No other campground guidebook focuses solely on the Michigan quite like Kevin Revolinski's. Michigan offers a surprising array of quiet, out-of-the-way parks replete with lakes, rivers, rugged hills, and even rocky cliffs. Camping Michigan opens the door to these places. It includes: Ø Up-to-date trail information and route descriptions Ø Accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails Ø Difficulty ratings for each hike Ø Historical highlights Ø Detailed trail maps Ø Zero-impact camping, and wilderness safety tips and techniques

Best Tent Camping Michigan

Author: Matt Forster
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 9780897329378
Release Date: 2011-05-15
Genre: Travel

Written to steer campers away from concrete slabs and convoys of RVs, Best Tent Camping: Michigan points tent campers to the most scenic and serene campsites in the state. This guide has a campground to suit nearly every camper's taste. You'll find essential information about each campground (including season, facilities, rates, directions, GPS coordinates, and Web sites), as well as a description of the campground, the best sites, and nearby activities such as hiking, canoeing, fishing, and mountain biking.

Backpacking in Michigan

Author: Jim DuFresne
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472032682
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Sports & Recreation

An illustrated guide to wilderness treks, overnight hikes, and long walks throughout the state of Michigan for hikers of all fitness levels provides a description of each trail and its environs, detailed maps, tips on things to see and do, nearby attractions and towns, difficulty ratings, fees, transportation to and from the site, and other useful information. Original.

Michigan State Parks

Author: Jim DuFresne
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 0898865441
Release Date: 1998
Genre: History

Michigan's state park system is a diverse collection of virgin forests, dramatic sand dunes, and clear lakes. This updated guide offers information on camping, hiking, paddling, cycling, skiing, fishing, and swimming, plus expanded coverage of mountain biking.

Canoeing Michigan Rivers

Author: Jerry Dennis
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015071266046
Release Date: 2001-01
Genre: Canoes and canoeing

The "bible" for Michigan canoists has been updated and revised! Includes all new maps and up-to-date data and descriptions for 45 blue-ribbon Michigan rivers. The wealth of canoeing adventures ranges from placid family floats to blood-curdling whitewater runs. Written by two experts who personally paddled every mile.

Best Tent Camping Ohio

Author: Robert Loewendick
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 9780897329248
Release Date: 2012-05-08
Genre: Travel

Best Tent Camping: Ohio reveals 50 sites around the Buckeye State that will excite avid tent campers. Ohio's geographical diversity provides a variety of tent camping opportunities to quench any tent camper's thirst for off the beaten path adventures. The author guides readers to the site and shares important and informative details of the area to complete a tent camping excursion to be pleasantly remembered. Each campsite and its amenities, surroundings, and things to see and do nearby were thoroughly researched onsite and the results are displayed with supporting site maps. Site characteristics such as shade availability and levelness, to distance to next site and the view are included. If quality fishing is nearby, then that is touched on as well. If a hiking trail with a must-see view is accessible, then directions to the trailhead are supplied. Seasonal tent camping is year round in Ohio, with an abundance of excitement waiting the tent camper. Each campsite description includes recommendations for the best season to visit and why. Ohioan and award winning outdoor travel writer Robert Loewendick has gathered the most current information to guide you to that perfect tent camping excursion you've been longing for. With Best in Tent Camping: Ohio in your pack, picking the right spot and season is easy and enjoyable.

Lake Michigan Backroads

Author:
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 076032980X
Release Date: 2008-06-15
Genre: History

A richly illustrated exploration of the Great Lake's history, culture, ecology, and natural beauty.

The Complete Guide to Michigan Sand Dunes

Author: Jim DuFresne
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 047203118X
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Nature

A comprehensive guide to the Michigan 85 sand dune areas, includes the activities at the dunes, hiking and ski trails, picnic areas, swimming areas, parking, number of camp sites, and interesting and unique natural features found in each dune, such as different types of birds and plants, with detailed maps and directions on how to get there. Original.

Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park

Author: Jim DuFresne
Publisher:
ISBN: 1933272163
Release Date: 2009-06-15
Genre: Sports & Recreation

The Porkies, the beloved mountains of the Midwest, are the scenic and rugged heart of the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. This 60,000-acre park features entire rivers, 25 miles of undeveloped Lake Superior shoreline, dozens of waterfalls, wildlife from bald eagles to black bears and the most extensive virgin forest between the Adirondacks and the Rocky Mountains. The Porkies also offer some of the best hiking in the Midwest. Day hikers and backpackers have more than 90 miles of trails to explore plus 19 wilderness cabins and three yurts that can be rented in advance and 63 walk-in campsites. Hikes can range from a stroll to nearby waterfalls to a six-day trek that covers 40 miles. In the only guidebook devoted to the trail system, Jim DuFresne provides backpackers, hikers, campers, cross country skiers and snowshoers with all the information they need to plan a perfect trip to the Porkies. Trail descriptions include mileage, where to camp at night, difficulty and highlights along the way and correspond to more than 20 detailed maps. Other chapters cover history, the park's fauna and flora, fishing opportunities and visiting the park in winter.

The Big Two Hearted River

Author: Ernest Hemingway
Publisher: HarperCollins Canada
ISBN: 9781443423298
Release Date: 2013-01-29
Genre: Fiction

Arriving at Seney, Michigan to find the town devastated by a fire, Nick Adams follows a road leading away from the town and seeks sanctuary in an untamed wilderness. One of America’s foremost journalists and authors, Ernest Hemingway as also a master of the short story genre, penning more than fifty short stories during his career, many of which featured one of his most popular prose characters, Nick Adams. The most popular of Hemingway’s short stories include “Hills Like White Elephants,” “Indian Camp,” “The Big Two-Hearted River,” and “The Snows of Kilimanjaro.” HarperCollins brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperCollins short-stories collection to build your digital library.

Best Tent Camping Wisconsin

Author: Kevin Revolinski
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 9780897329989
Release Date: 2013-05-21
Genre: Travel

Best Tent Camping: Wisconsin, now completely updated for a third edition, continues to lead tent campers to the best of Wisconsin’s varied recreational sites. Each profile includes a detailed campground layout map, GPS coordinates, descriptive text, and ratings for security, quiet, and beauty. Imagine camping in lush forests or on bluffs overlooking Minnesota, this book is perfect to help you plan an excellent camping trip suited for you. Updated and re-organized for ease of use, and containing new campgrounds, The Best in Tent Camping: Wisconsin continues to lead tent campers to the best of Wisconsin's best. This guide is a must-have for every tent camper's library!

Michigan s Best Lakes Fishing Maps Guide Book

Author: Sportsman's Connection
Publisher: Sportsman's Connection
ISBN: 9781885010803
Release Date: 2016-11-23
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Get all the information you need to fish Michigan's biggest and best waters with Michigan's Best Lakes Fishing Maps Guide eBook. This first-ever reference collects the best Michigan inland lakes over 1,000 acres in a thorough, easy-to-use collection of detailed contour lake maps, fish stocking and survey data, and the best fishing spots and tips from area experts.