The guide to 100 hikes in North Carolina that you don't wantto miss!
Each hike is the cream-of-the-crop with
full-color topographical maps, elevation profiles, and over 100stunningphotographs.
Trails-at-a-Glance chart to help find the hikes you want quickly andeasily.
The most up-to-date info on public lands acquisition and regulations. North Carolina is the ideal hiking state: dramatic mountain hikes in theSouthern Appalachians, lots of rolling trails near high population centersin the Piedmont, diverse hikes that few people know about on the CoastalPlain. The varied climates of the state make for a wide array of hikingopportunities, sure to provide some favorites for everyone. Whether youthrive off of an intense heart-pounding climb with a sweeping vista as areward or prefer a smoother terrain filled with interesting historicaltidbits, there is a classic hike for you.