Hiking Maryland and Delaware, 3rd

Hiking Maryland and Delaware, 3rd

Author: Terry Cummings

Publisher: FalconGuides

ISBN: 0762782412

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

View: 439

Hiking Maryland and Delaware explores sixty-two easy-to-follow, and easy-to-get-to hikes. Weaving the natural history and rich cultural history of two of our nation's oldest states, the author guides you through the rugged mountains, old-growth hardwood forests, salt-marsh wildlife preserves, and Piedmont stream valleys that attracted settlers to the region more than three centuries ago.

Hiking Coastal Trails of Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia

Hiking Coastal Trails of Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia

Author: Erin Gifford

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493064212

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

View: 176

From strolling the gentle dunes of Cape Henlopen State Park in Delaware to hunting for fossils at Calvert Cliffs in Maryland to curiously ogling the knobby knees of the bald cypress trees in the freshwater swamps at First Landing State Park in Virginia, there's a lot to love about the easy-going coastal trails in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia. This book covers 50 hikes in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia with hike sections divided by state. Readers will meet wild ponies on the Island Nature Trail in Chincoteague, Virginia and hike to the 35-foot-tall Turkey Point Lighthouse that dates back to 1833 at Elk Neck State Park in Maryland for inspiring views across the Chesapeake Bay from atop a 100-foot-bluff. Hikes will highlight birding and wildlife viewing hotspots, local history and heritage, and bucket-list outdoor gems.

Hiking Maryland and Delaware

Hiking Maryland and Delaware

Author: David Edwin Lillard

Publisher: Falcon Guides

ISBN: 0762736356

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 228

View: 964

Hiking Maryland and Delaware explores over 50 easy-to-follow, and easy-to-get-to hikes. Weaving the natural history and rich cultural history of two of our nation's oldest states, the authors guide you through the rugged mountains, old-growth hardwood forests, salt-marsh wildlife preserves, and Piedmont stream valleys that attracted settlers to the region more than three centuries ago.

Hiking Maryland and Delaware

Hiking Maryland and Delaware

Author: Terry Cummings

Publisher: Falcon Guides

ISBN: 1493076450

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Page: 0

View: 678

Hiking Maryland and Delaware explores sixty-two easy-to-follow, and easy-to-get-to hikes. Weaving the natural history and rich cultural history of two of our nation's oldest states, the author guides you through the rugged mountains, old-growth hardwood forests, salt-marsh wildlife preserves, and Piedmont stream valleys that attracted settlers to the region more than three centuries ago.

Fishing Maryland, Delaware, and Washington, D.C.

Fishing Maryland, Delaware, and Washington, D.C.

Author: Martin Freed

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781461746980

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 176

View: 801

This all-new angler's guide describes 105 of the authors' favorite fishing sites with precise directions, species found, and specific angling tips. From casting trout flies in the mountain streams of Maryland to bait-fishing for black drum in the Chesapeake, this book reveals a lifetime of fishing opportunities—sites both tried-and-true and up-and-coming. Its detailed directions, black and white photographs, and accurate maps will appeal to locals as well as the millions of annual visitors to these Mid-Atlantic states.

Hiking Maryland

Hiking Maryland

Author: Scott E. Brown

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 9780811708272

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 176

View: 964

• 66 hikes through the most beautiful areas of natural Maryland • Detailed maps and directions, with GPS coordinates • Information on difficulty, distance, and duration for each hike • Beautiful color photographs of vistas, waterfalls, forests, cliffs, and other naturals features, with tips for photographers on best lenses, proper time of day, and shooting locations to get the perfect shot

Birds of Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia

Birds of Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia

Author: Bruce M. Beehler

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

ISBN: 9781421427331

Category: Nature

Page: 481

View: 700

Marvel at the majesty of Ospreys, navigate the ocean with storm-petrels, and nest with Mourning Doves, all while learning about the richness of the birds' lives, the complexities of their habits, and how we can help keep their populations vibrant and aloft for generations to come.

Explorer's Guide Maryland (Fourth Edition) (Explorer's Complete)

Explorer's Guide Maryland (Fourth Edition) (Explorer's Complete)

Author: Leonard M. Adkins

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581571752

Category: Travel

Page: 496

View: 439

Maryland offers an abundance of natural and cultural riches, so make this guidebook your compass to it all. Limitless exploration and entertainment opportunities await travelers and residents alike, and this thoroughly revised edition of Explorer’s Guide Maryland is the perfect companion for every excursion. The best restaurants, places to stay, and activities for every budget and interest are laid out in an easy-to-navigate guide as useful on the bookshelf as it is in the glove compartment. Descriptions and listings cover the whole state, including the quiet Eastern Shore; picturesque, historic Annapolis; the heart of downtown Baltimore; the many historical sites dotting the southern region; and the scenic northwestern mountains.

Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Maryland: Walks, Hikes & Backpacks from the Allegheny Plateau to the Atlantic Ocean (Third Edition)

Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Maryland: Walks, Hikes & Backpacks from the Allegheny Plateau to the Atlantic Ocean (Third Edition)

Author: Leonard M. Adkins

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581571738

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 288

View: 790

Lace up your boots, grab this guide, and explore the great outdoors! For this new edition, Adkins has retraced every path and accounted for any changes tothe trails, making “the most essential hiking guide to Maryland” even better. Mountain treks or beach walks, remote western waterfalls or hidden trails, you’ll find hikes for all skills and abilities.

Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Maryland: Walks, Hikes & Backpacks from the Allegheny Plateau to the Atlantic Ocean (Third Edition) (Explorer's 50 Hikes)

Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Maryland: Walks, Hikes & Backpacks from the Allegheny Plateau to the Atlantic Ocean (Third Edition) (Explorer's 50 Hikes)

Author: Leonard M. Adkins

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 9781581577419

Category: Travel

Page: 288

View: 366

Lace up your boots, grab this guide, and explore the great outdoors! For this new edition, Adkins has retraced every path and accounted for any changes tothe trails, making “the most essential hiking guide to Maryland” even better. Mountain treks or beach walks, remote western waterfalls or hidden trails, you’ll find hikes for all skills and abilities.

Hiking Coastal Trails of Delaware, Maryland and Virginia

Hiking Coastal Trails of Delaware, Maryland and Virginia

Author: Erin Gifford

Publisher: Falcon Guides

ISBN: 1493064207

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

View: 875

From strolling the gentle dunes of Cape Henlopen State Park in Delaware to hunting for fossils at Calvert Cliffs in Maryland to curiously ogling the knobby knees of the bald cypress trees in the freshwater swamps at First Landing State Park in Virginia, there's a lot to love about the easy-going coastal trails in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia. This book covers 50 hikes in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia with hike sections divided by state. Readers will meet wild ponies on the Island Nature Trail in Chincoteague, Virginia and hike to the 35-foot-tall Turkey Point Lighthouse that dates back to 1833 at Elk Neck State Park in Maryland for inspiring views across the Chesapeake Bay from atop a 100-foot-bluff. Hikes will highlight birding and wildlife viewing hotspots, local history and heritage, and bucket-list outdoor gems.

Rockhounding Delaware, Maryland, and the Washington, DC Metro Area

Rockhounding Delaware, Maryland, and the Washington, DC Metro Area

Author: Robert Beard

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493014965

Category: Nature

Page: 288

View: 415

With this informative guide, you can explore the mineral-rich areas' of Delaware, Maryland, and Washington D.C., from the beaches to the mountains. It describes the areas' best rockhounding sites and covers popular and commercial sites as well as numerous little-known areas. This handy guide also describes how to collect specimens, includes maps and directions to each site, and lists rockhound clubs. Rockhounding Delaware, Maryland, and Washington D.C. offers a complete introduction to this many-faceted hobby and is an invaluable sourcebook.