Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Northern Virginia (Paperback)

Walks, Hikes, and Backpacks from the Allegheny Mountains to Chesapeake Bay (Explorer's 50 Hikes)

By Leonard M. Adkins

Countryman Press, 9781581572933, 296pp.

Publication Date: May 4, 2015

List Price: 19.95*
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From the rugged summits of the Allegheny Mountains to the gentle shores of Chesapeake Bay, this new edition explores more than 360 miles of pathways with up-to-date information on trail closures, route changes, and new territory. It offers a rich selection of hikes for every degree of physical stamina and for any amount of time you have available, as well as an in-depth exploration of the human and natural history that contributes to the compelling story of the region, noting historic events that occurred nearby and how the landscape itself helped shape those events.