On its abandoned logging and stagecoach roads, as well as its former pasturelands, mountain bikers will discover that Vermont is the jewel of the northeastern Wilderness. From the Massachusetts border to the Northeastern Kingdom, Mountain Bike! Vermont will introduce you to the thrill of exploring this fantastic region while helping you discover its most unforgettable rides.
Mountain Bike! Vermont provides detailed information on over 60 of the state's classic rides, including tours in the Green Mountains, through rural valleys, and along roads that date back to Colonial times. Author Kate Carter profiles a diverse collection of trails that offer a wealth of enjoyment to fat-tire enthusiasts of all abilities. From technical rides along rocky, overgrown paths to leisurely rides for the whole family, if it's good riding, it's profiled here.
Each route profile features:
- at-a-glance key information
- a thorough ride description
- a detailed trail map
- helpful sources of information
- proximity of important services
- valuable commentary on elevation changes and possible hazards
- a rescue index
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