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U.S. State and National Parks: Guidebooks, Hiking Information, and More

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With international travel on hiatus for the foreseeable future, now is the time to explore your own backyard! Earlier this week, the library hosted a virtual lecture about the history of New Jersey State Parks. If you weren’t able to attend or if you’re interested in learning more, we’ve got you covered. Here is a short reading list of books and travel guides about our national and state parks, as well as books on hiking and outdoor activity in New Jersey, the East Coast, and the rest of the United States!



New Jersey





The East Coast





Across the U.S.



National Geographic Complete National Parks of the United States, 2nd  Edition: 400+ Parks, Monuments, Battlefields, Historic Sites, Scenic  Trails, Recreation Areas, and Seashores: White, Mel: 9781424605286:  Amazon.com: Books
National Geographic Guide to State Parks of the United States, 5th Edition: National  Geographic: 9781426218859: Amazon.com: Books
Amazon.com: Moon USA National Parks: The Complete Guide to All 59 Parks  (Travel Guide) eBook: Lomax, Becky: Kindle Store
Backpacker The National Parks Coast to Coast: 100 Best Hikes: Magazine,  Backpacker, Alvarez, Ted: 9781493019656: Amazon.com: Books
The National Parks: America's Best Idea: Duncan, Dayton, Burns, Ken:  9780375712104: Amazon.com: Books
Hiking Trails of the Pacific Northwest: Northern California, Oregon,  Washington, Southwestern British Columbia: Romano, Craig, Sullivan,  William, Smith, Bart, Evans, Daniel: 9780847867660: Amazon.com: Books


With your library card, you also have access to hundreds of eBook travel
guides through Hoopla! Click here to download Hoopla today!



If you have any questions about putting any of these items on hold, upcoming virtual events, or anything else about the library, please leave a comment below, call 732-873-8700 ext.111, or message us on our chat service (found on the bottom right of our website homepage).

Thanks for reading!
-George, FTPL

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