Appalachian Trail Guides
When you are out on Trail, there is no better companion than a good map or guide book
. There are several to choose from and finding the right one is important, but they all offer pertinent information for hikers of the Appalachian Trail. It doesn't matter if you are section hiking or thru hiking, these guide books will be of great use for finding info about the trail itself as well as services in nearby trail towns. Trail data includes, shelters, water resources and camp sites along the Trail. Town data typically includes a map of the town and a list of all hiker related services and their contact information. These guides books make planning ahead of time much, much easier if you are putting together a weekend backpacking trip or section hike. If you are thru hiking and planning on the fly as you hike, these books make all the difference in your town experiences. Make sure to pick one up before you next adventure!