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Appalachian Trail Guide to New York-New Jersey
Appalachian Trail Guide to New York-New Jersey

Appalachian Trail Guide to New York-New Jersey

Edited by Daniel Chazin, Edited by Daniel D. Chazin

SPORTS & RECREATION

280 Pages, 4.7 x 8.8

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $29.95 (US $29.95) (CA $40.95)

Publication Date: July 2011

ISBN 9781889386706

Rights: WOR

Appalachian Trail Conservancy (Jul 2011)

Price: $29.95
 
 

Overview

Consists of a guidebook and two detached, double-sided maps (in a display box) for 172 miles of the Appalachian Trail, from Kent, Connecticut, to Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area on the Pennsylvania/New Jersey border.The indexed book contains omnidirectional trail descriptions, natural and cultural history of the areas crossed, and information on road crossings, parking, shelters, water sources, points of interest, and general advice. The six-color maps-redone from scratch for this edition, using state-of-the-art GIS materials as the starting point-cover about 40 miles per side. The scale is an inch to a mile, with 50-foot contour intervals for the topography and the essential elevation profiles for the trail route.

Author Biography

Daniel Chazin, an attorney and longtime volunteer/editor with the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference, has been the editor of the annual A.T. Data Book since 1983. He also is the editor of the Appalachian Trail Guide to New York-New Jersey and chair of the publications committee of the NY-NJ Trail Conference. A lawyer and longtime author for, and official of, the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference, Mr. Chazin has edited the Appalachian Trail Data Book since 1983.