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Discover the White Mountains, 2nd Edition

AMC's guide to the best hiking, biking, and paddling

This fully-revised guide includes 50 of the best hikes, mountain bike rides, and paddling spots in the Whites, highlighting everything from short walks to more challenging day-long adventures. Includes hikes to the summit of Mount Washington, bike trips along the Franconia Notch Bike Path, and paddling excursions on Chocorua Lake.


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Author(s)

Jerry Monkman, Marcy Monkman

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With 1,200 miles of trails, breathtaking mountain views, abundant wildlife, quiet lakes, and the highest peaks in the Northeast, the White Mountains of New Hampshire offer an abundance of outdoor activities to fit all recreational interests and abilities. This fully-revised and updated guide from the Appalachian Mountain Club includes 50 of the best hikes, mountain bike rides, and paddling spots, highlighting everything from short walks to more challenging day-long adventures. Included in the book are hikes along the Appalachian Trail and up to the summit of Mt. Washington, the highest peak in the Northeast. Bike the Franconia Notch bike trail or go paddling in Chocorua Lake. Inside you’ll find trip descriptions for 22 hikes, 15 bike trips, and 10 quiet water and whitewater paddling trips. They include level of difficulty, distance, elevation, and trip time. Nature notes and “how-to” tips provide additional context for the outdoor traveler. Improved locator and detailed maps will aid you in planning your next outdoor adventure in the Whites.

Additional Information

Author Jerry Monkman, Marcy Monkman
About the Author

Jerry and Marcy Monkman photograph wild places in North America for their business, Ecophotography. They are the authors of Discover Acadia, 2nd Edition. They live in Portsmouth, NH.

Region New Hampshire, Northern New England, White Mountains
Activity Bicycling, Hiking, Paddling
Publisher Appalachian Mountain Club Books
Edition 2nd Edition (April 1, 2009)
Format Paperback
Dimensions 0.7 x 6 x 8.8 inches, 288 pages
ISBN-13 9781934028223

About the Author

Jerry and Marcy Monkman photograph wild places in North America for their business, Ecophotography. They are the authors of Discover Acadia, 2nd Edition. They live in Portsmouth, NH.