Discover the Adirondack high peaks

by Barbara McMartin

Publisher: Backcountry Publications in Woodstock, Vt

Written in English
Published: Pages: 285 Downloads: 862
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Places:

  • Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • Adirondack Mountains

Subjects:

  • Hiking -- New York (State) -- Adirondack Mountains -- Guidebooks.,
  • Trails -- New York (State) -- Adirondack Mountains -- Guidebooks.,
  • Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.) -- Guidebooks.

Edition Notes

StatementBarbara McMartin, with Lee Brenning ... [et al.].
SeriesDiscover the Adirondacks series ;, 11
ContributionsBrenning, Lee M., 1955-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV199.42.N652 A34425 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination285 p. :
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2195514M
ISBN 100942440471
LC Control Number89015035

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