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The New Guide to North Carolina Beaches

by Glenn Morris The University of North Carolina Press (March 05, 2019)

The New Guide to North Carolina Beaches is an invaluable resource for every coastal traveler in the Tar Heel State. This descriptive guide to North Carolina's coastal counties goes far beyond the basics to showcase...


Backpacking Virginia

by Johnny Molloy The University of North Carolina Press (March 27, 2019)

Covering 40 of the best trips the state of Virginia has to offer, Backpacking Virginia provides all the information necessary for beginner and experienced backpackers alike to enjoy hiking destinations from...


Exploring the Geology of the Carolinas

by Kevin G. Stewart & Mary-Russell Roberson The University of North Carolina Press (December 01, 2015)

How were the Appalachian Mountains formed? Are the barrier islands moving? Is there gold in the Carolinas? The answers to these questions and many more appear in this reader-friendly guide to the geology of...


Hiking and Traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway

by Leonard M. Adkins & J. Richard Wells The University of North Carolina Press (August 03, 2018)

This comprehensive guidebook provides a detailed description of every official National Park Service trail along the Blue Ridge Parkway. But that's just the beginning: veteran hiker Leonard M. Adkins includes...


Seacoast Plants of the Carolinas

by Paul E. Hosier The University of North Carolina Press (June 13, 2018)

This accessibly written and authoritative guide updates the beloved and much-used 1970s classic, Seacoast Plants of the Carolinas. In this completely reimagined book, Paul E. Hosier provides a rich, new reference...


A Field Guide to Mushrooms of the Carolinas

by Alan E. Bessette, Arleen R. Bessette & Michael W. Hopping The University of North Carolina Press (February 23, 2018)

Mushrooms in the wild present an enticing challenge: some are delicious, others deadly, still others take on almost unbelievable forms. This field guide introduces 650 mushrooms found in the Carolinas--more...


Living at the Water's Edge

by Barbara Garrity-Blake & Karen Willis Amspacher The University of North Carolina Press (February 23, 2017)

The Outer Banks National Scenic Byway received its designation in 2009, an act that stands as a testament to the historical and cultural importance of the communities linked along the North Carolina coast from...


North Carolina’s Roadside Eateries

by D. G. Martin The University of North Carolina Press (September 02, 2016)

Want to eat like the locals? D. G. Martin has spent years traveling the major roadways of North Carolina, on the lookout for community, local history, and, of course, a good home-cooked meal. Here D. G. is your...


Lessons from the Sand

by Charles O. Pilkey & Orrin H. Pilkey The University of North Carolina Press (March 14, 2016)

Ever wonder where sand comes from? Or why shells are colored differently? Or how to estimate the size of a wave? Featuring more than forty fun hands-on activities for families with children, Lessons from the...


Farm Fresh Georgia

by Jodi Helmer The University of North Carolina Press (March 15, 2014)

The first guidebook of its kind for the Peach State, Farm Fresh Georgia leads food lovers, families, locals, and tourists on a lively tour of almost 400 farms and farm-related attractions, all open to the public...


Fishing North Carolina's Outer Banks

by Stan Ulanski The University of North Carolina Press (September 26, 2011)

In this hands-on, how-to guide to fishing North Carolina's Outer Banks, expert fisherman Stan Ulanski combines his enthusiasm, his experience, and his scientific expertise to show anglers how to catch more fish....


Wildflowers and Plant Communities of the Southern Appalachian Mountains and Piedmont

by Timothy P. Spira The University of North Carolina Press (May 16, 2011)

This richly illustrated field guide serves as an introduction to the wildflowers and plant communities of the southern Appalachians and the rolling hills of the adjoining piedmont. Rather than organizing plants,...


A Field Guide to Wildflowers of the Sandhills Region

by Bruce A. Sorrie The University of North Carolina Press (June 01, 2011)

Featuring over 600 wildflowers, flowering shrubs, and vines, this user-friendly field guide is the first to focus on the rare, fragile lands and species of the Sandhills region of the Carolinas and Georgia....


Tar Heel History on Foot

by Lynn Setzer The University of North Carolina Press (October 01, 2013)

This lively collection of 34 of the best history walks in North Carolina highlights the richness and diversity of the state's history, from the time of its first settlement to the present. Veteran guidebook...


Hiking North Carolina's National Forests

by Johnny Molloy The University of North Carolina Press (March 24, 2014)

North Carolina's 1.2 million acres of national forestland are some of our state's most distinctive and botanically diverse areas. Veteran nature writer Johnny Molloy welcomes you to enjoy these beautiful and...


Backpacking North Carolina

by Joe Miller The University of North Carolina Press (March 21, 2011)

Joe Miller brings us the first-ever stand-alone guidebook to backpacking in North Carolina, a state long known as a terrific backpacking destination. Covering 43 of the best trips the state has to offer, Backpacking...


Adventure Carolinas

by Joe Miller The University of North Carolina Press (May 12, 2014)

Have you ever wanted to take up a new outdoor sport but thought, "Not me" or "Where do I begin"? In this unique take-it-with-you guide, outdoors and fitness writer Joe Miller introduces you to sixteen adventure...


Farm Fresh Tennessee

by Angela Knipple & Paul Knipple The University of North Carolina Press (March 29, 2013)

The first guidebook of its kind for the Volunteer State, Farm Fresh Tennessee leads food lovers, families, locals, and tourists on a lively tour of more than 360 farms and farm-related attractions, all open...


Field Guide to the Piedmont

by Michael A. Godfrey The University of North Carolina Press (December 01, 2012)

America's most populous region is also home to some of the nation's most serenely beautiful country. Tracing a gentle, thousand-mile curve from New York City southwestward to Montgomery, Alabama, the Piedmont...


The Nature of the Outer Banks

by Dirk Frankenberg & Betsy Bennett The University of North Carolina Press (March 12, 2012)

North Carolina's Outer Banks are in constant motion, responding to weather, waves, and the rising sea level. Beaches erode, sometimes taking homes or sections of highway with them into the surf; sand dunes migrate...


Farm Fresh North Carolina

by Diane Daniel The University of North Carolina Press (March 07, 2011)

In the first statewide guidebook of its kind, Farm Fresh North Carolina takes readers on a lively tour of more than 425 farms, produce stands, farmers' markets, wineries, children-friendly pumpkin patches and...


How to Read a Florida Gulf Coast Beach

by Tonya Clayton The University of North Carolina Press (April 02, 2012)

Come explore the geology of Florida's Gulf Coast beaches, from a bird's-eye view down to a crab's-eye view. You'll journey from Panhandle sugar-sand beaches to southwestern shell beaches, taking a fresh look...


Hiking and Traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway

by Leonard M. Adkins & J. Richard Wells The University of North Carolina Press (June 01, 2013)

This comprehensive guidebook provides a detailed description of every official trail along the Blue Ridge Parkway. But that's just the beginning: veteran hiker Leonard M. Adkins includes information on every...


Exploring Southern Appalachian Forests

by Stephanie B. Jeffries & Thomas R. Wentworth The University of North Carolina Press (September 22, 2014)

This unique hiking guide to the southern Appalachian mountains leads readers to explore the rich forest ecosystems and other natural communities visitors encounter along the trail. Drawing on years of experience...


The Nature of North Carolina's Southern Coast

by Dirk Frankenberg & Tom Earnhardt The University of North Carolina Press (March 12, 2012)

For some years, The Nature of North Carolina's Southern Coast has stood as an essential resource for all who treasure our coastal environment. In this book, Dirk Frankenberg describes the southern coast's beaches,...


Waterfalls and Wildflowers in the Southern Appalachians

by Timothy P. Spira The University of North Carolina Press (March 02, 2015)

If you love waterfalls, here are some of the best hikes in the Southern Appalachians. And if you love plants--or simply would like to learn more about them--you will be in hiking heaven: naturalist Tim Spira's...