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Best Hikes Near Atlanta

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Publisher Comments:

Take a Hike!

Who says you have to travel far from home

to go on a great hike?

 
This guide describes over thirty-five of the best hikes within an hours drive of Atlanta—from mountaintop vistas and paths along rushing streams to historic sites and urban parkways great for a jog or bicycle ride. Whether youre in the mood for an easy nature walk or are up for a strenuous day hike, in these pages youll find plenty of both at over twenty locations, including:
 
• Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area

• Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

• Laurel Ridge Trail on Lake Lanier

• Georgia state parks and historic sites

• Local parks and gardens

• And many more sites, including wildlife refuges and nature preserves

 
Each hike features full-color photos; a brief route description; thorough directions to the trailhead and beyond (GPS coordinates included); a detailed, accurate trail map; and at-a-glance information on distance and difficulty level, hiking time, canine compatibility, and fees and permits. Inside youll also find “Green Tips” and sidebars on local lore, points of interest, and area wildlife.

Synopsis:

In Best Hikes Near Atlanta author Render Davis details the best hikes within an hour's drive of the greater Atlanta metro area perfect for the urban and suburbanite hard-pressed to find great outdoor activites close to home.

Synopsis:

Best Hikes Near Atlanta introduces thirty-five distinct outdoor hiking destinations across the metropolitan area, from the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in the north to the rolling, heavily forested Piedmont foothills in the south. It is an essential addition to the library of all who wish to explore the rich natural and historical sites within an hours drive of Atlanta.

About the Author

Ren and Helen Davis, a husband-and-wife team, have offered guided walking tours of Atlanta to numerous groups and have written hundreds of magazine and newspaper articles for such publications as Atlanta Magazine, Where Georgia , and Appalachian Trailway News. They live in Atlanta.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780762746859
Author:
Davis, Ren
Publisher:
Falcon Press Publishing
Author:
Davis, Helen
Author:
Davis, Render
Subject:
Hiking
Subject:
Georgia
Subject:
Walking
Subject:
United States - South Atlantic - Georgia
Subject:
Atlanta Region (Ga.)
Subject:
Hiking - Georgia - Atlanta Region
Subject:
Americana-Georgia
Subject:
Outdoors - Camping and Hiking
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Best Hikes Near Series
Publication Date:
20090531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color photos and maps
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » Camping and Hiking » General
Travel » North America » United States » Southern States

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In Best Hikes Near Atlanta author Render Davis details the best hikes within an hour's drive of the greater Atlanta metro area perfect for the urban and suburbanite hard-pressed to find great outdoor activites close to home.
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Best Hikes Near Atlanta introduces thirty-five distinct outdoor hiking destinations across the metropolitan area, from the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in the north to the rolling, heavily forested Piedmont foothills in the south. It is an essential addition to the library of all who wish to explore the rich natural and historical sites within an hours drive of Atlanta.

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