Hiking North Carolina's National Forests: 50 Can't-Miss Trail Adventures in the Pisgah, Nantahala, Uwharrie, and Croatan National Forests

Hiking North Carolina s National Forests Can t Miss Trail Adventures in the Pisgah Nantahala Uwharrie and Croatan National Forests North Carolina s million acres of national forestland are some of our state s most distinctive and botanically diverse areas Veteran nature writer Johnny Molloy welcomes you to enjoy these beautif

North Carolina s 1.2 million acres of national forestland are some of our state s most distinctive and botanically diverse areas Veteran nature writer Johnny Molloy welcomes you to enjoy these beautiful and often surprising wild areas, guiding you safely there and back again Molloy renders the sometimes primitive trails accessible to both beginner and intrepid hikerNorth Carolina s 1.2 million acres of national forestland are some of our state s most distinctive and botanically diverse areas Veteran nature writer Johnny Molloy welcomes you to enjoy these beautiful and often surprising wild areas, guiding you safely there and back again Molloy renders the sometimes primitive trails accessible to both beginner and intrepid hikers, from families with small children to dedicated wilderness wanderers Spotlighting the best hikes in all four of North Carolina s national forests Nantahala, Pisgah, Uwharrie, and Croatan, ranging from the mountains to the coast this book includes some of the state s most heralded destinations and invites you to explore many lesser known gems.Features include A hike summary, including distance, time, and difficulty of each trip Detailed instructions to keep you on the trail GPS coordinates of every trailhead, a narrative of the hike, and can t miss features A cultural and natural history of each area Best seasons to go Fees and permits, as well as contact information for each area Photos and maps to orient you

  • Hiking North Carolina's National Forests: 50 Can't-Miss Trail Adventures in the Pisgah, Nantahala, Uwharrie, and Croatan National Forests Best Download || [Johnny Molloy]
    312 Johnny Molloy
Hiking North Carolina's National Forests: 50 Can't-Miss Trail Adventures in the Pisgah, Nantahala, Uwharrie, and Croatan National Forests

  1. Johnny Molloy is a self employed outdoor writer based in Johnson City, Tennessee A Christian member of First Presbyterian Church, native Tennessean and free market capitalist, he was born in Memphis and moved to Knoxville in 1980 to attend the University of Tennessee It is here in Knoxville, where he developed his love of the natural world that has since become the primary focus of his life.It all started on a backpacking foray into the Great Smoky Mountains National Park That first trip, though a disaster, unleashed an innate love of the outdoors that has led to his spending over 100 nights in the wild per year, over the past 20 years, backpacking and canoe camping throughout our country and abroad Specifically, he has spent over 650 nights in the Smokies alone, where he cultivated his woodsmanship and expertise on those lofty mountains.In 1987, after graduating from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Economics, he continued to spend an ever increasing time in the natural places, becoming skilled in a variety of environments Friends enjoyed his adventure stories, one even suggested he write a book Soon he was parlaying his love of the outdoors into an occupation.The results of his efforts are 44 books.

985 Reply to “Hiking North Carolina's National Forests: 50 Can't-Miss Trail Adventures in the Pisgah, Nantahala, Uwharrie, and Croatan National Forests”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *