Backpacking North Carolina: The Definitive Guide to 43 by Joe Miller

By Joe Miller

Joe Miller brings us the first-ever stand-alone guidebook to backpacking in North Carolina, a kingdom lengthy often called a great backpacking vacation spot. overlaying forty three of the easiest journeys the nation has to supply, Backpacking North Carolina presents the entire info valuable for starting and skilled backpackers alike to get pleasure from climbing locations from the mountains to the coast. each one journey description deals key maps and navigation info, together with water resources and camping out spots, in addition to journey highlights and certain issues. Miller bargains counsel for enriching the adventure, corresponding to filling darkish nights with stargazing and different actions, and offers suggestion for backpacking with youngsters. providing his services in a fashion that emphasizes the accessibility of backpacking, Miller encourages a variety of nature enthusiasts to offer it a attempt, possibly for the 1st time. a number of "best-of" lists are integrated, that includes journeys with extraordinary nature examine possibilities, water sport, and simple tours for newbies. Backpacking North Carolina takes the reader deep right into a nation filled with average ask yourself and experience.

Backpacking North Carolina has the entire necessities for making plans your journey, even if a short weekend getaway or an extended adventure:

Trips for newbie and specialist backpackers alike
Helpful essays to introduce every one path and its features
Gear and security recommendation for year-round backpacking
Major attractions highlighted on each one trip
Family-friendly trails and straightforward bailouts for whilst mountain climbing with children
Detailed path maps and instructions to trailheads
Elevation profiles for every hike
Estimated hike occasions and point of difficulty
Camping enable requirements
GPS coordinates for water assets and stable camping out spots
Bullet lists of top journeys for fishing, chook staring at, waterfalls, and more

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