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Title:
Mountain biking eastern New York : seventy-four epic rides from North Jersey and Long Island to the Adirondacks
Author:
Margulis, Michael.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Guilford, Conn. : Globe Pequot, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
xviii, 363 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780762722648
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Profiles over seventy of the best rides in the Adirondacks, the Catskills, Long Island, and Westchester and environs.


Author Notes

Michael Margulis is a softwar engineer, writer, karate blackbelt, and veteran mountain biker and hiker. He lives with his wife Barbara and daughters Alize and Chloe in Forest Hills, New York.


Table of Contents

List of Mapsp. ix
Map Legendp. xi
Ride Location Mapp. xii
Prefacep. xv
Acknowledgmentsp. xvi
Introductionp. 1
Trail Description Outlinep. 1
Abbreviationsp. 3
Topographic Mapsp. 3
Trail Etiquettep. 4
Hitting the Trailp. 5
Long Island Toursp. 8
1 Nassau-Suffolk Greenbelt Trailp. 10
2 Stillwell Spaghettip. 16
3 Glacier 8 Trailp. 22
4 Pandora's Boxp. 26
5 Rocky Pointp. 32
6 Edgewood Oak Brush Plains Preservep. 36
7 Southaven County Parkp. 40
8 Fire Island National Seashorep. 44
9 Navy Cooperative Area Trailsp. 49
10 Surf and Turfp. 54
11 Northwest by Northwestp. 60
12 Caumsett State Parkp. 65
Northern New Jersey Toursp. 70
13 Allamuchy Mountain State Parkp. 72
14 High Point State Parkp. 77
15 The Labyrinthp. 83
16 Wawayanda Yahoop. 89
Westchester Area Toursp. 94
17 Bedford Country Road Ramblep. 96
18 Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Parkp. 99
19 Indian Brook Road Loopp. 105
20 The Mianus Mazep. 109
21 Babcock Preservep. 115
22 Taconic-Hereford MUAp. 119
23 Ye Olde Croton Aqueductp. 123
24 Blue Mountain Nirvanap. 127
25 Alberto's Favoritep. 133
26 The Old "Put" Pathp. 137
27 Ninham Mountain MUAp. 141
28 Hubbard-Perkins Conservation Areap. 145
29 Franklin D. Roosevelt State Parkp. 149
Shawangunk Mountain Toursp. 152
30 Bonticou Road Tourp. 154
31 Land of Ozp. 160
32 The Trappsp. 166
33 Shangri-Lap. 171
34 Wallkill Valley Rail Trailp. 177
Catskill Region Toursp. 180
35 North Lake Trailsp. 182
36 Overlook Mountain Ascentp. 186
37 High Point Kanape Brook Trailp. 189
38 Vernooykill Falls Trailp. 193
39 The Holy Landp. 197
40 Bashakillp. 203
41 Flugertown Roadp. 207
42 Willowemoc Roadp. 211
43 The Denning Trailp. 215
44 Vertigo at Plattekillp. 218
45 The D & H Heritage Corridorp. 223
Adirondack Region Toursp. 227
46 Johnson Pond-Paradox Tourp. 229
47 The Wild Onep. 232
48 The Bark Eater Backroadsp. 237
49 The Mystery of Pine Pondp. 241
50 McKenzie Mountain Loopp. 245
51 Scarfacep. 249
52 The Peninsula Trailsp. 254
53 A Day at the Racesp. 258
54 Whiteface--A Place in the Sunp. 262
55 The Flume Fallp. 266
56 The Bloomingdale Bog Trailp. 270
57 The Deer Pond Odysseyp. 274
58 Moss Lakep. 278
59 Safford Pond Trailp. 283
60 The Uncas Tourp. 287
61 The Limekiln Loopp. 293
62 Moose River Medleyp. 298
63 Journey to Stillwater Reservoirp. 304
64 Bloodsucker Passagep. 309
65 Black River Wild Forestp. 314
66 Cedar River Flowp. 319
67 Sargent Ponds Wild Forestp. 323
68 The Osgood/Jackrabbit Runp. 327
69 Sweet Oseetahp. 332
70 Kushaqua Loop Trailp. 336
71 The Great Santanonip. 340
72 Perkins Clearingp. 344
73 Lapland Lakep. 348
74 The Inner Circlep. 353
Glossaryp. 358
About the Authorp. 363

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