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With stunning open peaks, extensive spruce-fir forests, and pristine waterways, New York State’s Adirondack Park is an outdoor traveler’s dream. This new, easy-to-use guide features 50 of the best hiking, biking, and paddling opportunities available in the largest designated park in the contiguous United States.


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Author(s)

Peter W. Kick

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With stunning open peaks, extensive spruce-fir forests, and pristine waterways, New York State’s Adirondack Park is an outdoor traveler’s dream. This new, easy-to-use guide features 50 of the best hiking, biking, and paddling opportunities available in the largest designated park in the contiguous United States. From hiking in the High Peaks to biking in the Southeastern Mountains, to remarkable lake and river paddles, the day trips included here reveal perfect wilderness experiences for first-time visitors and veteran explorers alike.

Additional Information

Author Peter W. Kick
About the Author Peter Kick, a native of the Catskill Mountains region, is a licensed wilderness guide who has led trips throughout the Adirondacks. The author of several hiking and mountain-biking guides, including the Catskill Mountain Guide and AMC’s Best Day Hikes in the Catskills & Hudson Valley, he has also written for Backpacker, Outdoor Traveler, Sailing, and Adirondack Life.
Region Adirondacks, New York
Activity Bicycling, Hiking, Paddling
Publisher Appalachian Mountain Club Books
Edition 1st Edition (April 17, 2012)
Format Paperback
Dimensions 0.9 x 6.3 x 9.2 inches, 288 pages
ISBN-13 9781934028315

About the Author

Peter Kick, a native of the Catskill Mountains region, is a licensed wilderness guide who has led trips throughout the Adirondacks. The author of several hiking and mountain-biking guides, including the Catskill Mountain Guide and AMC’s Best Day Hikes in the Catskills & Hudson Valley, he has also written for Backpacker, Outdoor Traveler, Sailing, and Adirondack Life.