9781934028490

Passport to AMC's High Huts in the White Mountains

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  • ISBN13:

    9781934028490

  • ISBN10:

    1934028495

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2011-05-17
  • Publisher: Appalachian Mountain Club Books
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Summary

Visitors to the Appalachian Mountain Club's famed huts in the White Mountains will find this compact, easy-to-carry book both a valuable guide to each of the eight huts in the AMC system, and a treasured souvenir of each hut trip. Guests can have their passport stamped to commemorate their visit to each hut. ThePassport to AMC's High Huts in the White Mountainsincludes an overview of the hut system and its more than 120-year history, as well as the geology of the region and its weather. A chapter for each hut describes its location, layout, construction, and use of alternative energy. Recommended short hikes around the hut, unique natural features nearby, famous past guests, and hut history all enhance the experience of anyone visiting or staying at the huts.

Author Biography

Ty Wivell is an avid outdoor enthusiast who has been exploring the wilds of New England for nearly two decades. He works as a freelance writer, photographer, and manufacturer’s representative in the outdoor industry from his home in southern Maine.

Table of Contents

(1) A Brief History (2) Geology, Ecology, & Conservation (3) Planning a Visit (4) Lonesome Lake Hut (5) Greenleaf Hut (6) Galehead Hut (7) Zealand Falls Hut (8) Lakes of the Clouds Hut (9) Madison Spring Hut (10) Carter Notch Hut

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