America's National Scenic Trails

Kathleen Ann Cordes, photographs by Jane Lammers ’77, University of Oklahoma Press

Traveling the eight National Scenic trails—Pacific Crest, Appalachian,Continental Divide, Florida, Ice Age, Natchez Trace, North Country and Potomac Heritage—took Cordes and Lammers through 30 states in all kinds of weather.

This travel guide, with 87 color photographs, details both the history of each trail and includes maps, tourist information and points of interest. The book works on many levels, offering information for serious hikers, families looking for a one-day stroll or armchair travelers.