Swimming Holes New England: 50 of the Best Swimming Spots (Paperback)

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Swimming Holes New England focuses on off-the-beaten path swimming holes across the six states that make up New England. Get away from the typical beaches that are scattered throughout the New England coast line and enjoy the wilderness that blankets a large majority of the area with these hidden swimming areas. With so many people flocking to the outdoors these days, it's not easy to find more secluded spots to dip your toes in the water. This book provides the best places to not only find a perfect spot to cool off from the humid summers, but also places to find a bit solitude.

Look inside to find:

  • How to get to the swimming spot
  • Hiking time, difficulty, trail surface, and elevation gain
  • Water temperature and land status
  • Maps and GPS coordinates
  • If dogs are allowed
  • Trail safety
  • Leave No Trace principles

About the Author

Sarah is an ecologist-turned-writer and an avid outdoor advocate. She was born and raised a New Englander and spent countless days out on the trails and in the swimming holes of the northeast. Her previous writing experience includes Hiking with Kids New England as well as bylines in the Denver Post, REI Co-op Journal, 5280 Magazine, and Matador Network. She's also been featured on NPR's The Takeaway discussing wildfires, environmental legislation, and climate change. As a former ecologist, she has a unique perspective when discussing science-related issues in the outdoors. Along with her writing experience, she has three degrees in the environmental field and 15 years as a professional ecologist. She is now a fulltime freelance writer specializing in outdoor advocacy and sustainable travel. She currently resides in Barrington, New Hampshire.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781493076437
ISBN-10: 1493076434
Publisher: Falcon Press Publishing
Publication Date: May 7th, 2024
Pages: 256
Language: English