Hiking Acadia National Park

Author: Dolores Kong
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493025252
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Established as the first national park in the eastern United States, Acadia National Park has 120 miles of hiking trails through more than 40,000 acres along the coast of Maine. Fully revised and updated, this edition of Hiking Acadia National Park covers ridge trails, forest paths, oceanside strolls, and cliff climbs for hikers of all ages and abilities.

Best Easy Day Hikes Acadia National Park

Author: Dolores Kong
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493040626
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Best Easy Day Hikes Acadia National Park includes concise descriptions and detailed maps for easy-to-follow hikes in an area of Maine that has long captivated artists, millionaires, generations of families, and even presidents. Stroll along Ocean Path to see the pink granite cliffs, blue skies, and white surf. From atop Cadillac Mountain, watch fog rolling in over Frenchman Bay below. Look inside for: • Casual hikes to longer adventures • Hikes for everyone, including families • Mile-by-mile directions and clear trail maps • Trail Finder for best hikes for views, children, dogs, and ocean lovers • GPS coordinates

Hiking Acadia National Park A Logbook Journal

Author: C R Merriam
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ISBN: 9781087185040
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This is the perfect logbook to take along on your visit to the great state of Maine. Going for a hike can be sometimes challenging. This logbook helps you to track all the important features of a specific trail so you can look back next summer and determine whether you want to go back to that specific trail again or not. This journal also allows you to log your hikes and walks while you are on your camping trip. Inside you will find an area to record all the events of the day. Weather, altitude, walking distance, water source and a place for your prep to do list. It has everything you need.

Canine Hiking In Acadia National Park

Author: Eric R. Schenk
Editor: Blurb
ISBN: 9781715662349
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Canine Hiking in Acadia National Park provides a detailed narrative of the best hikes in the park for you and your canine hiking partner. Each hike is described in great detail and accompanied by spectacular images from each trail as well as of Bar Harbor and the rocky coast of Maine. The hikes are divided into Easy, Moderate and Strenuous so that everyone can find a trail that meets his or her goals. Additional sections include information about park regulations, trail etiquette and the gear you will need. This is a comprehensive resource to guide you while hiking with your dog in this remarkable National Park.

Acadia Trails Treatment Plan Cultural Landscape Report For The Historic Hiking Trail System Of Acadia National Park

Author: Jim Vekasi
Editor: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 9780160885266
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This report represents the second volume of the Cultural Landscape Report (CLR) for the Historic Hiking Trail System of Mount Desert Island. This volume focuses more specifically on the 103 marked, maintained trails within the park, which extend over 118 miles (See Appendix B). This report is the culmination of several years of research, analysis, field inventory, and documentation necessary to synthesize voluminous information about the island’s extensive trail system. The intended audience for this document includes individuals who are extremely familiar with Acadia’s trails and are involved in the planning process as well as those who may be unfamiliar with the trail system and/or trail construction in general but may be involved in future trail rehabilitation efforts. As a result, this document relies heavily on graphics to complement and enhance the narrative. Numerous photographs and sketches are included to clarify the text, illustrate historic and existing conditions, and provide examples of both acceptable and unacceptable usage of specific trail features.

Discover Acadia National Park

Author: Jerry Monkman
Editor: Appalachian Mountain Club
ISBN: 9781934028292
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Discover Acadia National Park, 3rd Edition is a concise travel recreation guide that provides easy-to-use information about the best hiking, biking, and paddling trips in Acadia National Park.

Acadia

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Editor: James Kaiser
ISBN: 0982517203
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Updated with improved maps and travel information, this convenient guide reveals the hidden gems of Acadia National Park and Mount Desert Island. From highlighting outdoor adventures such as hiking, sea kayaking, sailing, and rock climbing to providing the best spots for eating, shopping, and lodging in the towns and villages of the area, this in-depth handbook also includes carefully researched chapters on local history and wildlife. Written by a Maine native and featuring a stunning collection of color photographs, this overview beckons travelers to explore spectacular coastal mountains, dine on fresh lobster at a waterfront restaurant, or sail past historic lighthouses on beautiful offshore islands.

Pathmakers

Author: Margaret Coffin Brown
Editor: National Park Service Division of Publications
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NOTE: NO FURTHER DISCOUNT FOR THIS PRINT PRODUCT--OVERSTOCK SALE -- Significantly reduced list price while supplies last Documents the history and significance of the trail system on Mount Desert Island, Maine. Many of Acadia National Park's foot trails preceded the establishment of the park. The earliest pathmakers were Abenakis, who made trails for carrying canoes between lakes and for other practical reasons. European settlers later developed recreation trails. Summer visitors organized Village Improvement Associations and Village Improvement Societies, whose path committee volunteers created trails that were incorporated, in 1916, into the new Sieur de Monts National Monument, precursor to Lafayette National Park (1919). Ten years later, the protected area was renamed Acadia National Park. It was the first national park to have sprung full-blown from philanthropy. Volunteers and park crews, including President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s and early 1940s, expanded and maintained the trail system. Friends of Acadia was formed in 1986 to extend the philanthropic vision of the park founders. The organization later mounted Acadia Trails Forever, which matched $4 million in park entry fees with $9 million in private donations, to rehabilitate the footpaths over ten years. The model project made Acadia the first national park with an endowed trail system. Each era of trail building and its individual pathmakers utilized different construction styles, standards and aesthetic nuances. The job of today's professional trail crew and its legion of volunteers is to honor the pathmakers of old by replicating their construction signatures whenever possible. National parks, after all, are repositories of history and culture, and the Park Service's legal duty of care is to preserve these magnificent places "unimpaired for the use and enjoyment of future generations." Three important books guide Acadia's trail crews in that obligation: Preserving Historic Trails, the proceedings from an October 2000 conference of trail building experts from across the nation; this volume, Pathmakers: Cultural Landscape Report for the Historic Hiking Trail System of Acadia National Park (2005), a profusely illustrated history of trail building; and the second volume of the cultural landscape report, Acadia Trails Treatment Plan (2005), which lays out precise construction and maintenance techniques favoring the historically faithful preservation of Acadia's footpaths. These authoritative resources, and the park's Hiking Trails Management Plan, were compiled with input from one of the best kept secrets in the National Park Service, the Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation, a coterie of landscape architects, historians and writers tucked away in Brookline, Massachusetts. The Olmsted staff collaborated over several years with Acadia's trail crew, one of the best in the 388-unit National Park System. Each year, the Acadia Trails Forever project brings more trails up to the rehabilitation standards set forth in the cultural landscape report. Previously neglected features such as iron work, granite steps, bog bridges, log stringers, water bars, rock drains. Bates-style cairns and other historic features are carefully redone or added, complementing Acadia's natural splendor. Audience Environmentalists, Historians, Educators, and Students would find it interesting to learn about the history of Acadia National Park and the people that work to preserve it. Other related products: Acadia Trails Treatment Plan: Cultural Landscape Report for the Historic Hiking Trail System of Acadia National Park can be found here:https://bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/024-003-00196-1 Designing Sustainable Off-Highway Vehicle Trails : An Alaska Trail Manager\'s Perspective can be found here:https://bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/001-001-00701-3 National Trails System: Map and Guide, 2010 Edition (Package of 100) can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/024-005-01277-0 Other products produced by the U.S. National Park Service can be found here:https://bookstore.gpo.gov/agency/222

Hiking Acadia National Park Journal

Author: Create Pub
Editor: Independently Published
ISBN: 9781073392117
File Size: 56,38 MB
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Enjoy the majesty of Acadia National Park and stay organized with this useful hiking journal designed to help you determine the best trails, rate your adventures and record your memories! The pages in this outdoor journal will guide you to organize your hiking equipment, gear, meals, and more. The 6x9 size is perfect for fitting in a backpack. You'll feel confident you remembered everything as you explore our incredible world! Some of the pages in this helpful journal include: Hiking shopping list Hiking gear checklist Hiking supplies checklist Hiking meal planner Hiking tracker and journal Enjoy the great outdoors and record your many adventures with this awesome journal. Grab yours today!

Acadia National Park Blank Lined Journal For Maine Camping Hiking Fishing Hunting Kayaking And All Other Outdoor Activities

Author: Anthony R. Carver
Editor: Independently Published
ISBN: 9781796773354
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6"X9" 120 blank lined pages in this journal that's so much more than a notebook. Log your hikes. Log weather reports. Document your plans for the future. Capture your memories in your own written word! Scroll up and click the button to BUY TODAY! No need for electricity Never needs charging Won't break if you drop it It will never expire Never need software updates The gift that's actually useful Looks great on a shelf The right size for everyone Affordable, thoughtful gift Click on the author's name for more journal gifts!

Acadia National Park

Author: Dolores Kong
Editor: Falcon Guides
ISBN: 9781493040636
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Day hikes in Maine's Acadia National Park, the first national park east of the Mississippi and one of the most popular destinations in the park system.

Fodor S Maine Coast

Author: Fodor's
Editor: Fodors Travel Publications
ISBN: 1400019044
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Provides information on the accommodations, restaurants, and local attractions along Maine's coastline, including the Acadia National Park.

Vintage Acadia National Park Hiking Camping Souvenir Gift Premium

Author: chris dadio
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Vintage Acadia National Park Hiking Camping Souvenir Gift

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Hiking Mount Desert Island

Author: Earl D. Brechlin
Editor: Down East Books
ISBN: 1608930513
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Home to Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island boasts some of the best hiking trails in all of the Northeast. In addition to detailed descriptions of each hike and easy to use maps, Brechlin includes trip-planning advice and fascinating tidbits only a Mount Desert insider would know. Long on information, but small enough to be tucked into a day pack, this pocket guide is the perfect companion for a trip to Acadia. Includes a new introduction and updated information on trails and routes.

6x9 Inch Lined Notebook Vintage Acadia National Park Maine Hiking Retro Sweat

Author: Jaeden Nguyen
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6x9 inch Lined Notebook Vintage Acadia National Park Maine Hiking Retro Sweat. This 6x9 inch Lined Notebook Vintage Acadia National Park Maine Hiking Retro Sweat will help you stay focused and on task. Stop procrastinating and get stuff done! This 6x9 inch Lined Notebook Vintage Acadia National Park Maine Hiking Retro Sweat gift idea for librarians, teachers, any literature junkie you know, students, members of a book club . If you are looking for book related gifts for birthday, anniversary, christmas, thanksgiving, graduation.

Hike The Parks Acadia National Park

Author: Jeff Romano
Editor: Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1680512870
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Acadia National Park showcases rocky headlands, an abundance of biodiverse habitats, and clean air and water. It is home to a rich cultural heritage, along with miles of hiking trails, historic carriage roads, and beautiful stone bridges. Centered on Mount Desert Island, with its famed views from Cadillac Mountain, the park also encompasses the town of Bar Harbor, stunning Isle au Haut, and the rugged coast of Schoodic Peninsula. Guide features include: 40 day hikes with detailed directions, photos, maps Recommended 1- and 3-day itineraries Park access and transportation options, including biking Park history, geology, flora and fauna Top 12 "must-see" sights and activities

A Walk In The Park

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ISBN: 9780996616201
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2015, 10th EditionTrail guide for Acadia National Park

An Outdoor Family Guide To Acadia National Park

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Editor: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9781594854248
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Alpine Climbing assumes some prior knowledge, primarily in rock climbing skills and techniques. Basic knots, belaying, rappelling, building rock anchors, leading, placing rock protection, and movement skills on rock: variations of these skills that are of particular value in the alpine environment are addressed in this book.

Ten Days In Acadia

Author: Hope Rowan
Editor: Islandport Press
ISBN: 9781944762094
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Come along with Hattie to hike ten different trails on beautiful, iconic Mount Desert Island. Hattie, 12, and her family describe their summer vacation to Acadia National Park and Mount Desert Island, hiking the trails, discovering and observing plants and animals, swimming in lakes, and enjoying the occasional ice cream cone, too! By writing Ten Days in Acadia, a hiking guide and nature journal, from a kid's point of view, author Hope Rowan has created a new way to interest kids and get them excited about being outdoors. Beautiful color illustrations by Maine artist Jada Fitch depict landscapes as well as field notes of common flora and fauna. Full color trail maps, hiking tips, rainy-day ideas, and other resources make this a valuable family companion.