Now in its third edition, Quiet Water Maine continues to be a timeless paddling companion to the still waters of Maine. Discover more than 100 spectacular ponds, lakes, and rivers in Maine ideally suited for canoing and kayaking. This revised edition of AMC's bestselling guide highlights various destinations throughout Maine with information on driving directions, parking, launch information, and a detailed tour description of time, distance, and difficulty. The guide also includes notes on the flora and fauna you will see along the way. Suitable for both beginner and experienced paddlers alike, this book is ideal for all--including birdwatchers, anglers, and families with children. Quiet Water Maine showcases this rugged state's most serene and spectacular paddling trips in a comprehensive, user-friendly format that will be used for years to come. ALSO AVAILABLE AMC's Best Day Hikes Along the Maine Coast by Carey Michael Kish ISBN-13: 978-1-934028-92-6 AMC's Best Backpacking in New England, 2nd Edition by Matt Heid ISBN-13: 978-1-934028-90-2 Outdoors with Kids: Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont by Ethan Hipple and Yemaya St. Clair ISBN-13: 978-1-62842-003-6.
Alex Wilson Alex Wilson is an avid canoeist and naturalist and a widely published writer on energy, building technology, and environmental issues. He lives in Brattleboro, Vermont. John Hayes John Hayes is the Director of Sustainability at Pacific University. He has paddled extensively in New England and is co-author with Alex Wilson of three other books in AMC's Quiet Water series.