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Published by Allegheny Group, Sierra Club in Pittsburgh, PA .
Written in English



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  • Pennsylvania,
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Edition Notes

Other titlesHiker"s guide to Allegheny National Forest.
Statementby Bruce Sundquist, Carolyn Weilacher Yartz, and Jack Richardson ; with the cooperation of the Allegheny National Forest staff and numerous hikers.
ContributionsYartz, Carolyn Weilacher., Richardson, Jack., Sierra Club. Pennsylvania Chapter. Allegheny Group.
LC ClassificationsGV199.42.P42 A443 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 186 p. :
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1952255M
LC Control Number90178862

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The majestic Allegheny National Forest (ANF), offers four seasons of outdoor recreation including camping, fishing, boating, hunting, hiking, cycling, birding, snowmobiling and ATV Trails. Located within northwestern Pennsylvania, it is a convenient drive for more than one-third of the nation’s population. This book by Ben Cramer provides detailed guidance on hiking the AFT. Turn-by-turn instructions, photos, and maps provide you with the information you need to enjoy the trail and the scenery of the Moshannon State Forest and the Allegheny Front. Also comes with a full color, water proof map to accompany the trail guide.   Jeff Mitchell is the author of Backpacking Pennsylvania, Paddling Pennsylvania, Hiking the Endless Mountains, and Hiking the Allegheny National Forest. He is a board member for the Keystone Trails Association and a member of the Alpine Club of Williamsport/5(12). About the book: Hiking the Allegheny National Forest: Exploring the Wilderness of Northwestern Pennsylvania by Jeff Mitchell, Stackpole Books, Mechanicsburg, PA 64 detailed hikes in Warren, Forest, McKean, and Elk counties. In addition to the Allegheny National Forest, it includes contiguous state forests: Chapman State Park, The Akeley Swamp, Cook State Forest and.