The Appalachian Trail

The Appalachian Trail

Hiking the People's Path

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An inspirational photographic tour for anyone who wants to get out on
America's most iconic trail--from day hiker to thru-hiker.

The Appalachian Trail spans fourteen states from Maine to Georgia and is more than 2,000 miles long. Now, eighty years after its completion, the A.T. remains America's premier hiking trail and is known as "the People's Path."

This beautifully illustrated book officially published with the Appalachian Trail Conservancy highlights this legendary footpath with more than 170 spectacular contemporary images taken by the foremost hiking photographer in America. The photographs allow readers to experience the trail as if their boots were on the path--passing by the iconic white trail blazes, taking in the surrounding wilderness at scenic overlooks, meeting other hikers at lean-tos or shelters, and freezing at the sight of a black bear, moose, or other majestic wildlife. This book is perfect for anyone interested in conservation, outdoor recreation, or American history, or for those who dream of one day becoming thru-hikers themselves.
Publisher: New York, NY : Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., 2017.
ISBN: 9780847859177
Branch Call Number: 917.4 Smi
Characteristics: 223 pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 14 x 19 cm
Additional Contributors: Tipton, Ronald J.

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