This newly expanded series sets the standard for pocket-sized, outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top experts and enthusiasts, they invite you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors. Each guide includes concise area and trail descriptions, plus information on driving directions, trail difficulty level, and more.
Some guides, like the ones featured here, also include detailed National Geographic topographic maps of the area for easy-to-follow hikes. Learn More
The Best in Tent Camping: West Virginia is a guidebook for tent campers who like quiet, scenic, and serene campsites. It's the perfect resource if you blanch at the thought of pitching a tent on a concrete slab, trying to sleep through the blare of another camper's boombox, or waking up to find your tent surrounded by a convoy of RVs. Learn More
Discover BWCA . . . the legendary destination for canoeists from around the world! This book is an excellent guide to canoe camping in this area where you can paddle a thousand pristine lakes and streams in more than a million acres of solitude and beauty. Guide covers basic paddle craft, plus safety and practice exercises for groups preparing for a multiday trip to BWCA. Soft cover, 171 pages. Learn More
The Mid-Atlantic states of Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland host some of the finest rock climbing in the country. This guide features over 1,000 routes at more than 20 areas throughout the region. The best routes at the classic destinations are all covered -- Seneca Rocks, the New River Gorge, Summersville, Great Falls, and Carderock -- but also included are many never-before-published areas. This book, written by one of the area's leading activists and most knowledgeable climbers is a must-have for locals and visitors alike.Eric Horst has roped up in Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, and other eastern states form more than 25 years. Learn More