Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide Guide Book

by Kevin Adams (Menasha Ridge Press)
Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia A Hiking and Photography Guide  by Kevin Adams

260pp/maps/B+W & color photos
ISBN: 0897324145

Their grandeur takes our breath away. Their gentle sound compliments periods of meditation. Regardless of their size, waterfalls create in the observer a feeling of serenity, a sense of restrained power. To discover a falls is sublime, and now this book is available to guide willing adventurers to easily accessible as well as remote waterfalls in the Old Dominion and Mountain States. This complete and comprehensive guide offers clear directions to over 200 waterfalls open to the public. In addition to a brief description of each falls, at-a-glance information including height, type, size of watershed, and difficulty of access helps readers choose which waterfall to visit and when. Directions on photography, including how to set up the best shot - from time of day to angle and direction - makes this book indispensable to professional and amateur photographers.

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Trails from the "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide" Guide Book
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... Preview: The great Appalachian Plateau physiographic province stretches from West Virginia to Alabama, with only its edge extending into extreme southwestern Virginia. That’s an important edge, though, especia ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Abingdon, VA - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: A 469-mile long photo opportunity is the best way to describe the Blue Ridge Parkway. From its northern start at Rockfish Gap, near Waynesboro, Virginia, to its southern end at Great Smoky Mountains N ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Buena Vista, VA - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: You won’t find much in the way of waterfalls in this part of West Virginia. It’s not that the region is any less mountainous and waterfall prone than any other part of the state, but most of the area ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Charleston, WV - Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: The Mount Rogers region is the smallest of the Virginia regions in this book, but it encompasses the highest mountains and has some of the most spectacular scenery. Within the region are three of the ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Marion, VA - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: Located in the center of the state, this region is lake country, with five major lakes wholly within its borders. Also, five major rivers, the Gauley, Elk, Little Kanawha, Buckhannon, and West Fork, d ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Richwood, WV - Hiking - Trail Length:
... Preview: For you non-West Virginians, “Mountaineer” refers to the West Virginia University football team, and not someone who lives in the hills. And you’d do well to remember that when in this part of the cou ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Grafton, WV - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: How’s this for an outdoor adventure destination: six wildlife management areas, four state forests, eight state parks, two national forests, one national recreation area, and the popular Greenbrier an ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Pipestem, WV - Hiking - Trail Length:
... Preview: This region encompasses the heart of Shenandoah Valley and some of Virginia’s most beautiful mountains. Much of the mountainous part of the region is in George Washington National Forest. In the south ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Staunton, VA - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: The largest region by far in either of the Virginias also contains fewer waterfalls than most other regions. That’s because most of the terrain is in the flat Coastal Plain or in the rolling lands of ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Petersburg, VA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.1
... Preview: You don’t need to know much about West Virginia’s Potomac Highlands. Just show up and the region teaches you. There’s a scenic view around the corner, a trout stream down that road, a ski trail a few ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Parsons, WV - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: One of America’s most popular national parks, with nearly two million visitors annually, Shenandoah National Park is also one of the skinniest. The park lies atop the northern Virginia Blue Ridge Moun ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Warrenton, VA - Hiking - Trail Length:
... Preview: One of America’s most popular national parks, with nearly two million visitors annually, Shenandoah National Park is also one of the skinniest. The park lies atop the northern Virginia Blue Ridge Moun ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Front Royal, VA - Hiking - Trail Length:
... Preview: One of America’s most popular national parks, with nearly two million visitors annually, Shenandoah National Park is also one of the skinniest. The park lies atop the northern Virginia Blue Ridge Moun ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Charlottesville, VA - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
... Preview: This region doesn’t have very many waterfalls, which seems a little unusual since most of it is mountainous. But what it lacks in quantity, it more than makes up for in quality. If it had no other fal ... From the guidebook "Waterfalls of Virginia and West Virginia: A Hiking & Photography Guide"
Blacksburg, VA - Hiking,Scenic Drives - Trail Length:
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