Best Easy Day Hikes Black Hills Country

Author: Jane Gildart
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762753970
Size: 17.27 MB
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Covering the trails in the area from Devils Tower National Monument and Mount Rushmore National Memorial to Custer State Park, Wind Cave, and Badlands National Park, this indispensable guide provides accurate hike descriptions, easy-to-follow maps, and concise trail information for the authors' favorite trails. With hikes varying from half-hour strolls to full-day adventures, Best Easy Day Hikes South Dakota's Black Hills Country has something for everyone.

Best Easy Day Hikes Shenandoah National Park

Author: Bert Gildart
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493016873
Size: 71.33 MB
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This guide features twenty-eight of the best short hikes in Shenandoah National Park. Accurate maps and detailed directions make this pocket-sized handbook both easy to use and authoritative.

Moon Mount Rushmore The Black Hills

Author: Laural A. Bidwell
Publisher: Avalon Travel
ISBN: 1631212753
Size: 60.20 MB
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South Dakota resident Laural A. Bidwell offers her firsthand experience and advice on Mount Rushmore and the Black Hills–including the Southern Hills, the Badlands, and Keystone. Bidwell provides unique travel strategies such as Best Hiking Trails, Viewing Wildlife, and Fossil Collecting in the Parks, Grasslands, & National Forest. With expert tips on the best dining, shopping, accommodations, and camping, Moon Mount Rushmore & the Black Hills gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.

Hiking Shenandoah National Park

Author: Jane Gildart
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762783818
Size: 60.40 MB
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Fully revised and updated, this full-color edition of Hiking Shenandoah National Park features fifty-nine of Shenandoah's finest trails - from short day hikes to overnight adventures. With this comprehensive guide, veteran hikers Bert and Jane Gildart provide all the information you need to get the most out of hiking Virginia's majestic Shenandoah National Park. Look inside to find: Hikes suited to every ability Mile-by-mile directional cues Difficulty ratings, trail contacts, fees/permits, and best hiking seasons An index of hikes by category - from easy day hikes to hikes to waterfalls Invaluable trip-planning information, including local lodging and campgrounds Full-color photos throughout Full-color GPS-compatible maps of each trail

The Mickelson Trail Guide Book

Author: Aleen Golis
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781494249830
Size: 41.33 MB
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This guide covers the full 114 miles of the George S. Mickelson Trail in the Black Hills of South Dakota, and those 8 towns through which the trail runs. It provides handy maps, photographs and complete descriptions of distinctive features along the way. It includes supply suggestions and necissities for walkers or bikers. It includes contact information for services and lodging suggestions. Trail history is personalized by area authors, as well as a trail hiker wrote a full chapter about his hike thru at ag 70. Whether you're hiking, biking, x-country sking , snowmobiling, horseback riding, or car touring along the trail, this guide is the perfect resource for every traveler. It includes train, trail, and mining history, as well as flora, fauna, and geology information for the area to make your trip along the Mickelson Trail fun, interesting and educational.

Black Hills White Justice

Author: Edward Lazarus
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803279872
Size: 26.14 MB
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Black Hills/White Justice tells of the longest active legal battle in United States history: the century-long effort by the Sioux nations to receive compensation for the seizure of the Black Hills. Edward Lazarus, son of one of the lawyers involved in the case, traces the tangled web of laws, wars, and treaties that led to the wresting of the Black Hills from the Sioux and their subsequent efforts to receive compensation for the loss. His account covers the Sioux nations? success in winning the largest financial award ever offered to an Indian tribe and their decision to turn it down and demand nothing less than the return of the land.

Storied Stone

Author: Linea Sundstrom
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806135960
Size: 78.52 MB
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Provides a look at the history of the Black Hills country over the last ten thousand years through rock art, which illustrates the rich oral traditions, religious beliefs, and sacred places of the Lakota, Cheyenne, Kiowa, Mandan, and Hidatsa Indians who once lived there. Original