Appalachian Trail guide to Shenandoah National Park

with side trails
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Potomac Appalachian Trail Club , Vienna, VA
Guidebooks, H
StatementJohn Hedrick
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV199.42.A68 H44 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25102040M
ISBN 139780915746644
LC Control Number2011045315

The official guide to the miles of the Appalachian Trail that bisect Shenandoah National Park (the route of Skyline Drive, renowned for fall drives, was the original route of the A.T.)/5(13). This is the official guide to the miles of the Appalachian Trail that bisect Shenandoah National Park (the route of Skyline Drive, renowned for fall drives, was the original route of the A.T.).5/5(1).

This book includes background information and trail-route descriptions for the A.T., as well as descriptions for about miles of popular side trails in the park, which is This is the official guide to the miles of the Appalachian Trail that bisect Shenandoah National Park (the route of Skyline Drive, renowned for fall drives, was the original route of the A.T.)/5(13).

Appalachian Trail Guide to Shenandoah National Park by Hedrick, John. This is the official guide to the miles of the Appalachian Trail that bisect Shenandoah National Park (the route of Skyline Drive, renowned for fall drives, was the original route of the A.T.).

This book includes background information and trail-route descriptions for the A.T. Appalachian Trail Books.

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A 2,Mile Expedition for Charity on the Appalachian Trail Author: Appalachian Trail Guide to Shenandoah National Park Author: Lee Sheaffer Publisher: Great Smoky Mountains is the Most Popular National Park. More About the Trail». The Big Meadows area is one of the most visited in Shenandoah National Park and includes the Byrd Visitor Center, dining and lodging options, camping, and a variety of hikes.

This guide includes information about hiking Dark Hollow Falls, the Story of the Forest Trail, the Rose River Loop, and Lewis Falls. Rapidan Area Map (accessible pdf - kb). Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, Shenandoah National Park has over miles of trails, including miles of the Appalachian Trail.

Some trails will lead you to spectacular waterfalls or viewpoints while others penetrate deep into Shenandoah's wilderness.

This guide describes hikes covering more than miles of trails. We release an new guidebook each and every year to ensure you have the most up to date guidebook possible. But maybe you hiked the trail in,or and would like a momento of your hike. Or, perhaps you would like to do some light planning while waiting on your pre-ordered guidebook.

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Just 75 miles from the bustle of Washington, D.C., Shenandoah National Park is your escape to recreation and re-creation. Cascading waterfalls, spectacular vistas, quiet wooded hollows—take a hike, meander along Skyline Drive, or picnic with the family. acres of protected lands are haven to deer, songbirds, the night sky and you.

The official guide to 95 miles of the Appalachian Trail from the Pennsylvania line, south through the center of Maryland, briefly into West Virginia through Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, and down along the West Virginia-Virginia line to the entrance to Shenandoah National Park.

The book includes trail-route descriptions in a /5(8). The 15th edition () of the Appalachian Trail Guide to Shenandoah National Park and Side Trails has just been released. This edition, with the familiar black bear on the cover, contains essential information about hiking and resources in the Shenandoah National Park as well as current Park regulations related to hiking and camping.

A hiker on the Appalachian Trail. Carry water, at least 20 oz .6 L), and more on warm days. Do not drink water directly from any streams without boiling or purifying it first.

Wear appropriate clothing including sturdy hiking shoes and layers. Temperatures on the mountain can be 10 to 20 degrees cooler than in the valley. The Shenandoah National Park edition covers miles of the Appalachian Trail through the park and highly detailed descriptions of almost miles of increasingly popular side trails, from near Front Royal, Virginia, to near Waynesboro, Virginia, in one guide and three maps.5/5(4).

Need to know. Shenandoah National Park, with miles of well-maintained Trail and climbs rarely exceeding or 1, feet, is great for beginners.

Each guide also includes separate water-resistant maps for the specific region covered. The Shenandoah National Park guide covers miles of the Appalachian Trail and roughly miles of popular side trails in the Virginia region between Front Royal and Waynesboro. The set includes three, five-color topographic maps.

But it's also a little sad, because data books don't convey the rich natural and human history of a place like Shenandoah National Park and this book does. So if you want to enjoy a great section of trail, take this book and accompanying maps, and plan a great adventure/5. Ma Effective immediately, the National Park Service is closing all overnight shelters (56 total) and privies (75 total) on land administered by the Appalachian National Scenic Trail Park Office in the states of VA (11 shelters, 12 privies), MD (1 shelter, 2 privies), PA (8 shelters, 6 privies), NJ (1 shelter, 1 privy), NY (5.

Buy Appalachian Trail Guide to Shenandoah National Park 14th Revised ed. by John Hedrick (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(13). How to plan and prepare to backpack the miles of the Appalachian Trail running through Shenandoah National Park: Take training hikes, practice knots, test equipment and technology, prepare for bears and ticks, find camp sites, determine water sources and food resupply, arrange for transportation, and complete a backcountry camping permit.

This is the official guide to the miles of the Appalachian Trail that bisect Shenandoah National Park (the route of Skyline Drive, renowned for fall drives, was the original route of the A.T.).

This book includes background information and trail Brand: Appalachian Trail Conservancy. Appalachian Trail Guide to Shenandoah National Park Appalachian Trail Guide to Maryland-Northern Virginia.

Check out the 'Exploring The Appalachian Trail' series. The books are fromhowever are still a great resource for those looking to do section hikes along the AT. Look below for each of the books. The official Appalachian Trail guide sets provide the only official descriptions of each part of the legendary Appalachian Trail as it meanders more than 2, miles from Maine to Georgia.

Shenandoah National Park Guide Book and Maps. $ Compare. Set 08 - Central Virginia Guide Book and Maps. $ Compare. Set 09 - Southwest. Hiking in Shenandoah National Park is a rewarding experience, with over miles of trails covering the most scenic stretches, including miles of the iconic Appalachian Trail.

Have you wanted to hike the A.T. but not wanted to camp out at night. We have the perfect solution for you. Lace up your boots and hike the A.T. from lodge to lodge. Shenandoah National Park Travel Guide; All Shenandoah National Park Hotels; Shenandoah National Park Hotel Deals there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected.

Please choose a different date. I’m not a hiker but I hiked the Appalachian Trail in Shenandoah National park from Swift Run Gap to /5(). Shenandoah National Park Guide Set: * Set includes guide book and 3 maps # Map Set: N/A Individual Maps: Map 9—# Map 10—# Map 11—# overs miles of the A.T.

through the park with detailed descriptions of almost miles of popular side trails, from near Front Royal, Virginia to near Waynesboro, Size: 2MB.

Backcountry Regulations for Shenandoah National Park Appalachian Trail – Beagle Gap to Rockfish Gap – South District ( miles, elevation gain: ft.

– a couple decent views, mostly walking in the woods) Appalachian Trail – Beagle Gap to Turk Gap – South District ( miles, elevation gain: ft.

– small summit, a few. It’s along the top of this narrow strip of mountains that Shenandoah National Park is situated, with the Appalachian Trail running down the middle for its entire length. We’ll continue our section-hiking journey by traveling the length of this popular national park, from US /I near Waynesboro, VA, in the south, to USjust a few.

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Description: This is the official guide to the miles of the Appalachian Trail that bisect Shenandoah National Park (the route of Skyline Drive, renowned for fall drives, was the original route of the A.T.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Maps numbered: 9,10 and Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 17 cm + 3 maps. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: May be used in conjunction with maps, Appalachian Trail and other trails in Shenandoah National Park.

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Part of the Official Appalachian Trail Guide series, published by the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club (PATC) in cooperation with the Appalachian Trail Conference. Twelfth Edition, published This edition covers over miles of the AT, plus miles of side trails in Shenandoah National Rating: % positive.We did loop hike around Central/North district of Shenandoah National Park starting at popular and incredible scenic Whiteoak canyon, hiking up and down through canyons in Shenahdoah Wilderness (8 portions of wilderness east and west of Skyline Drive and AT) headed north then /5().Genre/Form: Guidebooks: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Potomac Appalachian Trail Club.

OCLC Number: Notes: First-4th ed. () published as part of the club's Guide to paths in the Blue Ridge; 5th () and 6th () ed. published under title: Guide to trails in the Shenandoah National Park.