Baltimore Trails: A Guide for Hikers and Mountain Bikers by Bryan MacKay

By Bryan MacKay

Baltimore Trails is a finished and distinct consultant to trails on public lands in and round Baltimore. observe Hemlock Gorge, a small slice of Appalachia transported into northern Baltimore County, with its undying peace and historic gnarled hemlocks; or Black Marsh, the place birds skulk one of the crops of pristine freshwater wetlands; or the original panorama of squaddies pride usual atmosphere zone, which shelters greater than 38 infrequent plant species. Baltimore Trails solutions the desires of hikers and mountain bikers, providing actual maps, up to date entry details, and trustworthy path descriptions.

Bryan MacKay, a lifelong Baltimore resident and avid naturalist, walked, cycled, and explored approximately eighty trails in neighborhood kingdom, county, and town parks, in addition to zone watersheds. He presents an in depth description, topographic map, and the size, situation, and measure of hassle for every path. a few trails provide a simple afternoon walk, whereas others offer an afternoon of rugged mountaineering or cycling. Thumbnail essays provide scenic highlights and talk about ordinary crops, animals, and native ecology.

Every path was once field-checked in 2007 for the second one version. Miles of recent trails are integrated, as is up to date details on contemporary path reroutes.

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