An essential addition to any Catskill hiker's pack, the AMC's Catskill Mountain Guide provides up-to-date coverage of trails throughout the Catskill Mountains as well as valuable information about the region. Comprehensive guide to hiking trails in the Catskills, compiled by the Appalachian Mountain Club. Covers more than 300 miles of trails to suit any ability level. Detailed trail descriptions include directions to the trailhead, elevations, and trail mileage. Provides tips on trip planning and map and compass use as well as notes on the geology and flora/fauna of the region. Includes two full-color, GPS-rendered, pull-out maps. 2009, 2nd edition; 272 pages. 7 x 5 x 0.6 in.