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Passport to AMC’s High Huts in the White Mountains by Ty Wivell
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Passport to AMC’s High Huts in the White Mountains by Ty Wivell

Visitors to the Appalachian Mountain Clubs famed huts in the White Mountains will find this compact, easy-to-carry book both a valuable guide to each of the eight huts in the Appalachian Mountain Club system, and a treasured souvenir of each hut trip. Guests can have their passport stamped to commemorate their visit to each hut.

The Passport to AMC's High Huts in the White Mountains includes an overview of the hut system and its more than 120-year history, as well as the geology of the region and its weather. A chapter for each hut describes its location, layout, construction, and use of alternative energy. Recommended short hikes around the hut, unique natural features nearby, famous past guests, and hut history enhance the experience of anyone visiting or staying at the huts.

Included:
  • Map & historic timeline for the AMC huts system
  • Historic photos & materials
  • Overview of White Mountain geology & weather
  • Location, features, history, & nearby hikes & natural features for each hut
  • Space to have passport stamped for each hut
  • Paperback
  • 4" X 4"
  • 120 pages
ISBN: 978-1-934028-49-0
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Passport to AMC’s High Huts in the White Mountains by Ty Wivell
49-0

SKU #:
02485852
UPC #:
9781934028490
$9.95