Hiking Kentucky s Red River Gorge

Hiking Kentucky s Red River Gorge Author Sean Hill
ISBN-10 9780897329613
Year 2012-11-20
Pages 240
Language en
Publisher Menasha Ridge Press
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Hiking Kentucky's Red River Gorge is the definitive guide to trails in the Red River Gorge Geologic Area, Natural Bridge State Park, and Clifty Wilderness. The book showcases 25 of the best hikes in the Gorge, as well as a back-of-book bonus on nearby trails. Distinguished from other Red River Gorge guides, this book provides readers not only with detailed maps, sharp photos, and individual-trail details, THIS guidebook outlines definitive hikes—ways to explore the area and enjoy its flora, fauna, and history. The easy-to-use layout treats each hike distinctly, as its own adventure. Because of this, the routes are detailed with photographs, maps, trail gradient information and, most importantly, ratings for key elements that make a trail appealing to a wide variety of people. This allows the reader to make informed decisions about which trails they will want to hike, which ones will be appropriate for children, and so on. Further, readers will discover how to combine trails and routes for a great hiking day or backpacking trip. This book is ideal for people who’ve never been to the Gorge, or even beginner hikers.

50 Hikes in Kentucky 2nd Edition Explorer s 50 Hikes

50 Hikes in Kentucky  2nd Edition   Explorer s 50 Hikes Author Hiram Rogers
ISBN-10 9781581575149
Year 2017-03-21
Pages 272
Language en
Publisher The Countryman Press
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Stunning hikes and walks in the Bluegrass State This comprehensive guide is the essential companion to any traveler’s journey into the verdant countryside of Kentucky. Take advantage of Hiram Rogers’ robust experience when navigating Kentucky’s rich natural attractions, from the Cumberland Gap through to the towering Black Mountain to the rockhouses and cascades of the Bark Camp Trail. Hikes are organized by distance, difficulty, and natural features—including waterfalls and arches—and paired with succinct but informative notes so you can choose the right trail for you and make the most of your journey. Take the knowledge of a proven hiking veteran with you as you explore all that Kentucky’s nature has to offer. As with all the books in the 50 Hikes series, you’ll find clear and concise directions, easy-to-follow maps, and expert tips for enjoying the most of what you want in a hike—whether it’s stunning lake views, luminous moonrises, or sublime skyscapes framed by the crests of mountains.

The Complete Guide to Kentucky State Parks

The Complete Guide to Kentucky State Parks Author Susan Reigler
ISBN-10 9780813139128
Year 2011-05-01
Pages 272
Language en
Publisher University Press of Kentucky
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The Complete Guide to Kentucky State Parks is the one-stop resource for information on great places to view Kentucky's natural beauty, tour historical sites, golf, camp, fish, hike, backpack, swim, ride horseback, rock climb, and enjoy almost any other type of outdoor recreation. Whether you are a day tripper, weekend escapee, or weeklong camper, this unique guide is ideal for any one of the seven million visitors who enjoy Kentucky state parks each year. Author Susan Reigler showcases all forty-nine state parks and historical sites, as well as the Kentucky Horse Park, the Breaks Interstate Park, and the Falls of the Ohio State Park. The book contains vivid details and numerous lush photographs and is organized geographically to help with planning trips around the state. A comprehensive map is included for each region. For every park, the essential information is provided: Natural or historical attractions of the park Types of recreation available Camping and lodging facilities, museums, and gift shops Addresses and phone numbers Magnificent color photographs -- 170 in allIf you want to see the moonbow at Cumberland Falls, one of only two in the world, to listen for a ghostly bugle at Perryville Battlefield, or to explore the longest cave system in the world, let this book be your guide. Don't be without it when planning your vacation in Kentucky.

Hiking Kentucky

Hiking Kentucky Author Carrie Stambaugh
ISBN-10 9781493014514
Year 2016-05-01
Pages 352
Language en
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
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From old country roads to dense forest paths, Kentucky boasts more than 1,500 miles of marked and maintained trails. Author Carrie Stambaugh describes eighty of her favorite hikes, from 1-mile nature trails to multiday backpacks. With detailed information on trailhead location, difficulty, and much, much more, Hiking Kentucky, Third Edition is bound to have something for everyone!

Day and Overnight Hikes Kentucky s Sheltowee Trace

Day and Overnight Hikes  Kentucky s Sheltowee Trace Author Johnny Molloy
ISBN-10 9780897328340
Year 2004-09-01
Pages 196
Language en
Publisher Menasha Ridge Press
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This book details the 282 miles of Kentucky's master path, the Sheltowee Trace, from the trail's southern terminus in Tennessee's Pickett State Park, north through the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area and on through the length of the Daniel Boone National Forest nearly to the state of Ohio.

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles Cincinnati

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles  Cincinnati Author Tammy York
ISBN-10 9780897325103
Year 2014-07-08
Pages 320
Language en
Publisher Menasha Ridge Press
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60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Cincinnati covers the best and oftentimes little-known hiking destinations within 60 miles of the greater Cincinnati area. The hikes were selected based on family friendliness, scenery, and history. Many of the hikes fall between 3 to 5 miles in length, providing parents with a relaxing and revitalizing hike that even little ones can enjoy. Author Tammy York hiked most of the trails with her two young daughters. 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Cincinnati was created with other parents and newbie hikers in mind, yet it provides plenty of challenging hikes for skilled outdoor adventurers. Trails in this guide cover Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky, and range from easy to difficult.

Hiking Indiana

Hiking Indiana Author Phil Bloom
ISBN-10 9781461745747
Year 2010-03-23
Pages 272
Language en
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
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State Hiking Series Each guide includes: - Hikes suited to every ability - Accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails - Up-to-date trail descriptions with mile-by-mile directional cues - Detailed trail maps and GPS coordinates - Difficulty ratings, average hiking times, and best hiking seasons for each hike - Trail Finder for best hikes with dogs, children, great views, or wildlife viewing - Information on fees and permits, contacts, events and attractions, restaurants and accommodations, canine compatibility, and more - Zero-impact and wilderness safety tips and techniques *** This second edition of Hiking Indiana adds several new trails to the choice selection in this guide. It points readers to the often-overlooked trove of natural treasures across the Hoosier State, from the living sand dunes on the shores of Lake Michigan to the glacial lakes of the northeast to the rugged topography of the southern hill country.

Canoeing Kayaking Kentucky

Canoeing   Kayaking Kentucky Author Bob Sehlinger
ISBN-10 9781634040518
Year 2017-04-17
Pages 288
Language en
Publisher Menasha Ridge Press
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Bob Sehlinger and Johnny Molloy’s classic Canoeing & Kayaking Kentucky has been updated yet again. Covering the Bluegrass State from the Appalachians in the east of the Mississippi River in the west, paddling has never been better in Kentucky. Combining the latest technology with good old-fashioned paddling trips, the updated 6th edition Canoeing and Kayaking Guide to Kentucky makes your paddling adventures even easier to execute with completely revised and improved maps, access points, river gauges and mileages. Sehlinger and Molloy have combined thousands of miles of paddling throughout North America in addition to Kentucky. They have also penned additional paddling guides to several other Southern states. This combined experience has been used to make Canoeing & Kayaking Kentucky its finest and most useful for paddlers of all types. GPS coordinates have been added to every put-in and takeout in the book, making reaching your favorite waterway a snap.

Red River Gorge

Red River Gorge Author John W. Snell
ISBN-10 097731989X
Year 2006-01-01
Pages 168
Language en
Publisher
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In the 168 pages of Red River Gorge, The Eloquent Landscape, award-winning photographer John W. Snell presents an impressive collection of captioned photographs of the area. As expected, there are pictures of easily accessible and familiar places such as Sky Bridge, Bell Falls, Princess Arch and Chimney Rock.

Hiking Kentucky

Hiking Kentucky Author Brook Elliott
ISBN-10 0880118121
Year 1998
Pages 204
Language en
Publisher Stackpole Books
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There's no better way for hikers and outdoor enthusiasts to discover the natural beauty of Kentucky than with this handy guide. Featuring 100 of the best day hiking trails in all parts of the state and 144 easy-to-read maps, "Hiking Kentucky" makes it easy to enjoy self-guided tours of trails in such areas as Red River Gorge Geologic Area, Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, and Mammoth Cave National Park. 164 illustrations.

Hike the Bluegrass

Hike the Bluegrass Author Valerie L. Askren
ISBN-10 0615504477
Year 2011-12-01
Pages 206
Language en
Publisher
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Your personal guide to hiking the Bluegrass region of Kentucky. Over 50 hikes are described, with maps, photos, and suggested side trips. Includes many lesser known hiking locations, as well as sample hikes from more popular places such as Red River Gorge, Natural Bridge and Sheltowee Trace. Almost all hikes are less than one hour's drive from Lexington. Hikes are cross-referenced for a variety of factors including kid-friendly, pets, and accessible trails.

Red River Gorge Rock Climbs

Red River Gorge Rock Climbs Author Ray Ellington
ISBN-10 0982615426
Year 2010-01-01
Pages 388
Language en
Publisher Wolverine Publishing
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The Red River Gorge, Kentucky, is one of the best rock-climbing areas in the world. This expanded 3rd Edition, is a comprehensive guide to the area, updated to include the skinny on new cliffs and hundreds of new routes since our 2007 (2nd) edition.

Cryptonomicon

Cryptonomicon Author Neal Stephenson
ISBN-10 9781446440520
Year 2012-05-31
Pages 928
Language en
Publisher Random House
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A gripping and page-turning thriller that explores themes of power, information, secrecy and war in the twentieth century. From the author of the three-volume historical epic 'The Baroque Cycle' and Seveneves. Neal Stephenson hacks into the secret histories of nations and the private obsessions of men, decrypting with dazzling virtuosity the forces that have shaped the past century. He weaves together the cracking of the Axis codes during WWII and the quest to establish a free South East Asian 'data haven' for digital information in the present.