Just in time for my week here in the White Mountains – the fine folks at the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC) have released an updated edition of their awesome White Mountain Guide: AMC’s Comprehensive Guide to Hiking Trails in the White Mountain National Forest. Now in its 30th edition and more than 100 years old – this is still the definitive guide to the trails and other great features of this glorious region.

About White Mountain Guide: AMC’s Comprehensive Guide to Hiking Trails in the White Mountain National Forest:

“Now in print for 110 years, hikers have relied on AMC’s White Mountain Guide for two centuries. This guidebook is the most trusted resource for the hiking trails of the magnificent White Mountain National Forest and surrounding regions. The thirtieth edition has been thoroughly updated and revised with accurate descriptions of over 500 trails, six topographic maps with trail segment mileage, trip planning and safety information, and a checklist of New England’s Four-Thousand Footers. Now with an easier to navigate interior layout and icons, trip planning is a cinch. With expert advice and trail coverage, this comprehensive guide is the perfect companion for planning a hike. Whether it’s a day trip to stunning waterfalls, a backpacking adventure in the Great Gulf Wilderness, or Mount Washington, the White Mountain Guide is the only resource you need for your adventures in the White Mountains.”

White Mountain Guide: AMC’s Comprehensive Guide to Hiking Trails in the White Mountain National Forest is available from Amazon and fine booksellers everywhere.