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Adventure guide to Virginia, Leonard M. Adkins, (electronic resource)

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Adventure guide to Virginia
Title
Adventure guide to Virginia
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Leonard M. Adkins
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Language
eng
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CaPaEBR
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Adkins, Leonard M
LC call number
F224.3
LC item number
.A35 1998eb
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  • ebrary, Inc
  • EBSCO Publishing (Firm)
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Hunter travel guides
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  • Virginia
  • Virginia
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  • This highly detailed travel guide covers the entire state, from Virginia Beach to the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Great Dismal Swamp. All the best hikes, canoe trails, whitewater routes, from an author who has hiked the Appalachian Trail from start to finish three times! This is a book for all seasons, taking you from the sun-drenched shores in the summer to the ever-beautiful hills bathed in fall color to the snow-covered peaks that offer winter fun. Scenic drives are recommended, so you can catch the best of Virginia on film, if you wish. Places to stay and eat to suit all tastes and budgets. Sightseeing sections tell you of the best attractions. ... contains a great deal of useful information on outdoor activities. Prodigy Travel Board. Leonard Adkins has done it again! Clear, easy-to-read maps and crisp photos make the book visually interesting.... It's a must for anyone who loves to hike, bike or auto-tour in the Old Dominion. Charleston Daily Mail. Virginia's 'something for everybody' is well revealed in Adkins' descriptions. Bon Voyage. This is the ultimate guide to romantic weekend getaways. San Antonio Express. The authors introduce travelers to lesser known treasures of Maryland and Virginia. Library Journal. Wraps up lodgings (including many inns), restaurants and attractions in appealing weekend getaway packages.... A nice attention to detail. Washington Post
  • This highly detailed travel guide covers the entire state, from Virginia Beach to the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Great Dismal Swamp. All the best hikes, canoe trails, whitewater routes, from an author who has hiked the Appalachian Trail from start to finish three times! This is a book for all seasons, taking you from the sun-drenched shores in the summer to the ever-beautiful hills bathed in fall color to the snow-covered peaks that offer winter fun. Scenic drives are recommended, so you can catch the best of Virginia on film, if you wish. Places to stay and eat to suit all tastes and budgets. Sightseeing sections tell you of the best attractions. ... contains a great deal of useful information on outdoor activities. Prodigy Travel Board. Leonard Adkins has done it again! Clear, easy-to-read maps and crisp photos make the book visually interesting.... It's a must for anyone who loves to hike, bike or auto-tour in the Old Dominion. Charleston Daily Mail. Virginia's 'something for everybody' is well revealed in Adkins' descriptions. Bon Voyage. This is the ultimate guide to romantic weekend getaways. San Antonio Express. The authors introduce travelers to lesser known treasures of Maryland and Virginia. Library Journal. Wraps up lodgings (including many inns), restaurants and attractions in appealing weekend getaway packages.... A nice attention to detail. Washington Post
  • Adventure Guides are the perfect travel companion for the modern explorer. Whether you're looking to backpack around your home state or boost the number of stamps in your passport by traveling overseas, these books will heighten your travel experience.Our team of knowledgeable authors offers comprehensive introductions that cover history, geography, climate, when to go, transportation, planning and culture. Region-by-region, the books then delve into the heart of the area, with driving tours and side trips to the best museums, historic sites and shops. But the focus is on activities, and you'll learn about the best spots for diving, snorkeling, horseback riding, hiking, biking, rock climbing and more. Extensive listings of recommended tour operators, too. Select places to stay and eat, as well as regional festivals and celebrations.The Appalachian Trail winds over the state's eastern mountains. The Great Dismal Swamp offers biking, hiking and canoeing trails, and spectacular wildlife. Skyline Drive and the Blue Ridge Parkway -- popular drives in spring & summer -- offer a staggering array of color in the fall. Explore Colonial towns and swim in secluded lakes
Label
Adventure guide to Virginia, Leonard M. Adkins, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Includes index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000082784
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unknown
Isbn
9781556508165
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(pbk.)
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remote
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(WaSeSS)bookssj0000082784
Label
Adventure guide to Virginia, Leonard M. Adkins, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000082784
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781556508165
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000082784

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