AMC's Best Sea Kayaking in the Mid-Atlantic

Forty of the Best Paddling Adventures from New York to Virginia

Book Description

Get ready to launch your kayak and wet your paddles with this brand new guide from the Appalachian Mountain Club, featuring 40 of the best coastal paddling adventures from New York to Virginia.

This concise guide highlights the top kayaking trips that can be completed in a day or turned into an overnight, from the New York City Water Trail, threading its way through all five boroughs, to beautiful Virginia Beach on the Chesapeake Bay. Paddle amongst the historic sailboats of Baltimore's Inner Harbor or pay a visit to the wild ponies of Assateague Island.

Each trip includes a full description and map of the route, plus information on launches, tide and currents, and nearby attractions. An at-a-glance trip planner makes choosing the perfect paddling trip a snap and a selection of fascinating nature and history essays make this an indispensable guide to kayaking on the Mid-Atlantic seaboard.

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About Gaaserud, Michaela Riva

SHORT BIO:

Michaela Riva Gaaserud is a longtime sports and guidebook writer who has paddled throughout much of the United States and Canada writing for national publications such as Canoe & Kayak and Paddler magazines. This is her seventh guidebook.

LONG BIO:

Michaela Riva Gaaserud is a longtime sports and guidebook writer who has paddled throughout much of the United States and Canada writing for national publications such as Canoe & Kayak and Paddler magazines. This is her seventh guidebook. Other publications include Sea Kayaking the Baltimore/Washington D.C. Area; Lake Placid: With the Olympic Village, Lake George and New York's Adirondacks; Moon Virginia and Maryland; Moon Virginia; Moon Maryland; and Moon Spotlight Coastal Virginia.