Pine Creek Press Guide to the West Rim Trail

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The West Rim Trail is a 30.5 miles hiking trail along the Pennsylvania Grand Canyon in Lycoming and Tioga Counties. This guide written by Chuck Dillon offers a detailed description and map of this scenic footpath. PRODUCT FEATURES: The West Rim Trail was chosen by Outside Magazine as its "Best Hike in Pennsylvania" in April, 1996 Interpretive trail guide helps you plan your trip and offers a wealth of information about the human and natural history of the region Black-and-white, double-sided map is printed on water- and tear-resistant paper for excellent detailing and durability Softcover, 108 pages (excluding maps) Pine Creek Press; third edition, copyright 1999

- Appalachian Outdoors

This guidebook takes you 30.5 miles along the Pine Creek Gorge, "The Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania," in the Tioga State Forest.


Chuck Dillon's Guide to The West Rim Trail includes a pocket-sized guidebook and two topo maps to lead you along the 30.5-mile trail on the west rim of Pine Creek Gorge (the "Grand Canyon of PA"). Whether you want to just hike a few sections or complete the whole trail, Dillon's book will help plan and guide your trip.. . . Guide book:~ Provides mile-by-mile descriptions of the West Rim Trail from both directions (north to south and south to north)~ Also describes nine different access trails~ Includes information on the geology and vegetation of the area~ 2012, fourth edition, 120 pages~ 6.25 x 4 x 0.25 in.. Topo maps:~ One double-sided map showing WRT mileposts, camping options, vistas, elevation profile, parking areas, and dependable and seasonal water sources~ Contour interval = 20 ft.~ Printed on coated paper ~ 5.5 x 3.4 in. folded; 17 x 11 in. open