Wildsam Field Guides Hudson Valley & Catskills

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Wildsam Field Guides: Wildsam Field Guides: Hudson Valley and Catskills leads travelers along the mighty Hudson River, into colorful forests and through mystical mountains with guidance from trusted locals and experts. Local contributors include celebrated food writer Ruth Reichl, author and Catskills dweller Sandy Allen, antique shop owners and writers Pippa Biddle and Benjamin Davidson, travel editor Tracey Minkin, museum director Betsy Jacks, modern farming enthusiast Ann Marie Gardner and artist Vincent Pidone. In addition to the most scenic and historic destinations located in the Hudson Valley, this handsome volume also features: a deep dedicated section on art & antiques, including the largest shop in the Northeast; cultural institutions; local issues such as water pollution and congestion within the Catskills parks; local traditions such as cider and fly fishing; waterfalls and state parks; and much more!
ISBN: 9781467199483
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Wildsam
State: New York
Series: Wildsam American Pursuits
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 4.2 (w) x 6.5 (h)
Taylor Bruce is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Wildsam Field Guides. He grew up on his family farm on the border of Georgia and Alabama. Taylor studied writing at Vanderbilt University, and, after, wrote freelance for magazines such as Men's Journal, Oxford American and National Geographic Adventure, among others. He took a full-time writer's post at Southern Living in 2007. After moving to New York and pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing at Brooklyn College, Taylor launched Wildsam out of his 500-square foot apartment in 2012. The original Nashville guide caught the attention of national media and thoughtful travelers alike, and in 2015, National Geographic awarded Wildsam the "Traveler 50" award. Taylor lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife, Robin, and two sons, Booker and Truett.
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