Waterfall Hikes of North Georgia

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Author: Jim Parham

Publisher: Milestone Press (NC)

ISBN: 9781889596228

Category: Nature

Page: 311

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"Lists sixty day hikes to over 200 waterfalls on public lands in the mountains of north Georgia. Each hike entry includes driving and hiking directions, map and elevation profile, distance, and estimated hiking time, with a photograph of each waterfall"--Provided by publisher.

Day Hiking the North Georgia Mountains

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Author: Jim Parham

Publisher: Milestone PressInc

ISBN: 9781889596266

Category: Travel

Page: 239

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65 Great Day Hikes Less Than 2 Hours from Atlanta In north Georgia, hiking opportunities are virtually unlimited. Home to national forest, state parks, wildlife areas, and wilderness, these mountains have hundreds of miles of designated hiking trails leading to waterfalls, through deep gorges, and over high summits—all within a few hours of metro Atlanta. This guide includes 65 of the best day hikes in the region, ranging from 1 to 14 miles, with destinations including the famous Tallulah Gorge, the rugged cliffs of Mount Yonah, and the expansive views of Brasstown Bald, Georgia's highest peak. Hike to Martha Berry's historic House of Dreams on the Berry College campus, or the remote waterfalls of Three Forks in Chattahoochee National Forest. Each entry covers everything you need to know to get out on the trail: maps and detailed directions, trailhead GPS coordinates, mileage, elevation gain, and more.

Hiking Waterfalls in North Carolina

A Guide to the State's Best Waterfall Hikes

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Author: Melissa Watson

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0762777060

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 304

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From the Blue Ridge Parkway to the Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina is renowned for its beautiful waterfalls. Hiking Waterfalls in North Carolina includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for 140 of the most scenic waterfall hikes in the state. Hike descriptions also include history, local trivia, and GPS coordinates. The book is an ideal complement to the popular FalconGuide Hiking North Carolina, with minimal overlapping content.

Waterfall Hikes of Upstate South Carolina

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Author: Thomas E. King

Publisher: Milestone Press (NC)

ISBN: 9781889596204

Category: Nature

Page: 311

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A waterfall is the perfect destination for a day hike! Here South Carolina native Thomas King lists 125 waterfall hikes in the mountains of the Upstate. Ranging from roadside to 10 miles in length, these hikes will take you to some of the most famousand some of the most remotewaterfalls in the region. Each entry includes complete driving and hiking directions, trail length and estimated hiking time, difficulty rating, and a detailed description of the waterfall itself, including a photograph.

Best Hikes with Dogs Georgia & South Carolina

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Author: Steve Goodrich,Ashley Goodrich

Publisher: The Mountaineers Books

ISBN: 9781594851636

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

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CLICK HERE to download two free hikes from Best Hikes with Dogs Georgia & South Carolina * Guidebook to 54 dog-suitable hikes accessible from Atlanta, Charlotte/Rock Hill, Columbia/coastal Carolina, Greenville/Spartanburg, and south Georgia * A trail-finder chart helps you choose just the hike you're looking for * Trails rated 1 to 4 paws to indicate difficulty for both you and your dog * Tips on hiking with dogs, their special needs, and more One cold November night in the Blood Mountain Wilderness in north Georgia, Steve Goodrich and his wife, Ashley, had to wrap themselves around their yellow lab, Rebel, under one sleeping bag. It was the last time they would fail to anticipate their dog's special needs on the trail. Since then, Rebel and the Goodriches have hiked thousands of miles together in Georgia and South Carolina to select the best dog-friendly, dog-fun, and dog-safe trails in the region. Most hikes in Best Hikes with Dogs Georgia & South Carolina are on lightly traveled trails with few horses, bicycles, or motorized vehicles. Hikes avoid steep, rocky terrain and many offer lakes or streams as rewards. Potential dog hazards such as alligators or snakes are noted in the hike descriptions. Advice on hiking with dogs includes what to pack for your pooch -- the Ten Canine Essentials and a doggy first-aid kit. A "Hike Summary" chart in the front of the book indicates trail length, water features, loop hikes, whether "best for fit dogs," and more.

Waterfall Walks and Drives in Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee

Second Edition

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Author: Mark Morrison

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780963607058

Category: Trails

Page: 288

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Detailed directions and hiking maps leading to more than 200 waterfalls in Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee. 120+ maps and 16 pages of color photos, 25 black and white photos.

Waterfalls of the Blue Ridge

A Hiking Guide to the Cascades of the Blue Ridge Mountains

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Author: Johnny Molloy,Nichole Blouin,Marilou Weir Bordonaro,Steve Bordonaro

Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press

ISBN: 0897329953

Category: Travel

Page: 224

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Waterfalls of the Blue Ridge, now in its 4th edition, combines the pleasure of hiking with the wonder of one of nature's most captivating sights: waterfalls. Outlining hikes that feature more than 110 waterfalls in the Blue Ridge Mountains, this guide has been updated with 30 new waterfalls, updates to existing routes, and new photos. Offering something for hikers of every level of experience, waterfalls range in height from 10 to 500 feet, some requiring no hike at all while others include hikes of up to 10 miles. In this guide, today's most experienced guidebook author Johnny Molloy teams up with Nicole Blouin and Marilou & Steve Bordonaro to introduce hikers to waterfalls spanning 2 states, 4 national forests, 3 national parks, and 8 state parks all throughout the Blue Ridge.

Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in the North Georgia Mountains: Walks, Hikes & Backpacking Trips from Lookout Mountain to the Blue Ridge to the Chattooga River (Second) (Explorer's 50 Hikes)

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Author: Johnny Molloy

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 1581571453

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

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Lace up your boots, grab this guide, and explore the great outdoors! Few hikers know this gem of a region as well as Johnny Molloy. He’ll take you to waterfalls, overlooks, gigantic trees, historic sites, and primitive wildernesses in significant spots such as Tallulah Gorge, Springer Mountain, and the Chattooga River.

The Waterfalls of South Carolina

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Author: Benjamin Brooks,Tim Cook

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780974528496

Category: Travel

Page: 86

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This unique guide is an essential exploring companion for every resident or visitor to South Carolina's spectacular mountains. Packed with stunning photographs and easy-to-follow directions, it will take you to 31 waterfalls nestled in the rugged terrain of Greenville Pickens and Oconee counties. A smash success since its first printing, this third edition includes updated information and more brand new waterfalls to take you even further off the beaten path! Book jacket.

Waterfalls and Wildflowers in the Southern Appalachians

Thirty Great Hikes

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Author: Timothy P. Spira

Publisher: UNC Press Books

ISBN: 1469622653

Category: Travel

Page: 304

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If you love waterfalls, here are some of the best hikes in the Southern Appalachians. And if you love plants--or simply would like to learn more about them--you will be in hiking heaven: naturalist Tim Spira's guidebook links waterfalls and wildflowers in a spectacularly beautiful region famous for both. Leading you to gorgeous waterfalls in Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, South Carolina, and Georgia, the book includes many hikes in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and along the Blue Ridge Parkway. As he surveys one of America's most biologically diverse regions, Spira introduces hikers to the "natural communities" approach for identifying and understanding plants within the context of the habitats they occupy--equipping hikers to see and interpret landscapes in a new way. Each of the 30 hikes includes: * a detailed map and GPS coordinates * a lively trail description highlighting the plants you are most likely to see, as well as birds and other animals along the way * an associated plant species list Also featured: * beautiful color photographs of 30 destination waterfalls, 125 plants, and more * detailed descriptions of 125 key plant species * 22 drawings to help identify plant structures * a glossary of botanical terms

North Carolina Waterfalls

A Hiking and Photography Guide

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Author: Kevin Adams

Publisher: John F. Blair, Publisher

ISBN: 9780895873200

Category: Photography

Page: 590

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Since its original publication in 1994, North Carolina Waterfalls has been through six printings, attracting many thousands of readers who valued its clear road and trail directions and its photography tips.

50 Hikes in the North Georgia Mountains

Walks, Hikes and Backpacking Trips from Lookout Mountain to the Blue Ridge to the Chattooga River

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Author: Johnny Molloy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780881506488

Category: Travel

Page: 245

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A lavishly photographed walking visitor's guide provides for a range of hikes and backpacking ventures, in a reference that includes precise directions and trail condition listings for such locales as Tallulah Gorge, Springer Mountain, and the Chattooga River. Original.

Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes in the Mountains of North Carolina (Third Edition)

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Author: Robert L. Williams

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 1581577923

Category: Travel

Page: 240

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This updated third edition offers day hikes for all skill levels and abilities, including an underground hike through an old gold mine and a climb to the top of the highest peak along the Blue Ridge Parkway. The mountain ranges of North Carolina—from the Blue Ridge and Great Smokies to the southern foothills—are distinguished by steep gorges, spectacular waterfalls, lush forests, open vistas and temperate weather, making them a popular hiking destination in every season. This updated third edition offers day hikes for all skill levels and abilities, including an underground hike through an old gold mine and a climb to the top of the highest peak along the Blue Ridge Parkway. In addition to trailhead directions, hiking distances and times, safety tips, and topographic maps, you’ll also find folk stories, historical anecdotes, and natural history information.

North Carolina Waterfalls

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Author: Kevin Adams

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780895876539

Category: Travel

Page: 492

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250 of the best waterfalls found in North Carolina with full descriptions, comprehensive directions, and four-color photographs.

Hiking Waterfalls in Tennessee

A Guide to the State's Best Waterfall Hikes

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Author: Johnny Molloy

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1493014447

Category: Travel

Page: 272

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Hiking Waterfalls in Tennessee includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for approximately 100 of the state’s most scenic waterfall hikes. Hike descriptions include history, local trivia, and GPS coordinates. Hiking Waterfalls in Tennessee will take you through state and national parks, forests, monuments and wilderness areas, and from popular city parks to the most remote and secluded corners of the area to view the most spectacular waterfalls.

Great Waterfalls of North Carolina

A Guide for Hikers, Photographers, and Waterfall Enthusiasts

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Author: Neil Regan

Publisher: Parkway Publishers

ISBN: 1933251700

Category: Science

Page: 149

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65 waterfalls and cascades in the beautiful Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina

Explorer's Guide Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains (Fourth Edition) (Explorer's Complete)

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Author: Jim Hargan

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 088150968X

Category: Travel

Page: 512

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In a new, updated edition, this comprehensive guide offers full coverage of both sides of the Tennessee–North Carolina divide. In a new, updated edition, this comprehensive guide offers full coverage of both sides of the Tennessee–North Carolina divide. Spend some time in the woods in two of the most popular national parks in the country—Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway. You’ll find the best scenic drives, boating, horseback riding, fishing, rock climbing, skiing, and golf, and great local produce, crafts, music, historic homes, and museums in brick-fronted downtowns and bucolic artists’ colonies.

50 Hikes in the North Georgia Mountains (Third Edition) (Explorer's 50 Hikes)

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Author: Johnny Molloy

Publisher: The Countryman Press

ISBN: 1682681335

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

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Lace up your boots and explore the majestic mountains of Georgia Few hikers know this gem of a region as well as Johnny Molloy. He’ll take you to waterfalls, overlooks, gigantic trees, historic sites, and primitive wilderness in significant spots such as Tallulah Gorge, Springer Mountain, and the Chattooga River. In a region with an incredible wealth of hiking options, Molloy outlines 50 of the most worthwhile trails, providing options for day, overnight, and multi-day hikes for explorers of every experience level. In this beautiful and fully updated third edition of 50 Hikes in the North Georgia Mountains, as with all the books in the 50 Hikes series, you’ll find clear and concise directions, easy-to-follow maps, and expert tips for enjoying every moment of your hike—whether you’re looking for sublime mountaintop views, peaceful walks through nature, or your next great challenge—all in a gorgeous, full-color design.

Hiking Atlanta's Hidden Forests

Inside and Out

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Author: Jonah McDonald

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781889596297

Category: Nature

Page: 335

View: 4791

"Describes sixty hiking routes within thirty miles of downtown Atlanta. Includes driving and hiking directions, maps, trailhead GPS coordinates, trail highlights, and notable trees for each hike listed"--