Most of our guides and books are temporarily out of print or under revision. We have removed these products from the store since we do not wish to distribute obsolete information.
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Interpreterâ€™s Guide to the Finger Lakes Trail - Ellicottville to Portageville (2015),Â Jennifer Maguder, PDF file, 8-1/2 x 11, 55 pages.
Jennifer created this guide to complete a requirement of her college degree. The guide contains specific details of her hike on maps M3/CT3 through M6, but it also contains wonderful and useful information for hikers and backpackers anywhere on the FLT system. The guide covers the animals and plants you will find, a brief history of the FLT, and suggestions for a safe, enjoyable, and environmentally responsible hike.
Jennifer has chosen to make the guide available for download at no charge. Click here to download. If you wish to thank Jennifer, you may make a donation to the FLTC in her name. To make a donation, enter an amount below and click the Add to Cart button. When you check out, you can complete your payment via PayPal. As always, donations to the FLTC are tax deductible.
A Guide to the Edible and Medecinal Plants of the Finger Lakes Trail (2015),Â Heather A. Houskeeper, spiral bound, 6"Â Ă— 8", 144 pages.
A Guide to the Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Finger Lakes Trail is a hiker's practical guide to identifying, harvesting, and utilizing the plants found along the Finger Lakes Trail and throughout New York state. Complete with color photos and recipes.
Heather was the first person to hike the entire FInger Lakes Trail Systemâ€”the main FLT plus the 6 branch trailsâ€”in one continuous backpacking hike. During this 2015 hike, she collected the information and photos used in this guide.