Weird Missouri: Your Travel Guide to Missouri’s Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

Sterling - Now the weirdness has spread throughout the U. S. Each fun and intriguing volume offers more than 250 illustrated pages of places where tourists usually don’t venture: it’s chock-full of oddball curiosities, local legends, crazy characters, cursed roads, ghostly places, and peculiar roadside attractions.

What's weird around here?“best travel series of the year 2006”—booklist That’s a question Mark Moran and Mark Sceurman have enjoyed asking for years—and their offbeat sense of curiosity led them to create the bestselling phenomenon, Weird N. J. Used book in Good Condition. What’s not shockingly odd here: that every previously publishedWeird book has become a bestseller in its region.





Backroads & Byways of Missouri: Drives, Day Trips & Weekend Excursions Backroads & Byways

Countryman Press - 30 black-and-white photos. With natives as your guides, with plenty of intriguing points of interest and places to eat, this new series steers you down the most scenic and historic byways in the areas they cover, stay, and shop along the way. If you prefer two-lane blacktop and gravel roads over interstates, this is the book for you.

This book is for those who didn't know that grape vines in Missouri changed the wine industry in France, or that the worst earthquake in American history also occurred in the same state, or that more Civil War battles were fought on Missouri soil than any other border state.





Missouri Off the Beaten Path®, 10th: A Guide to Unique Places Off the Beaten Path Series

GPP Travel - Missouri off the beaten path features the things travelers and locals want to see and experience––if only they knew about them. From the best in local dining to quirky cultural tidbits to hidden attractions, unique finds, and unusual locales,  Missouri Off the Beaten Path takes the reader down the road less traveled and reveals a side of Missouri that other guidebooks just don't offer.





Missouri State Parks and Historic Sites: Exploring Our Legacy, Second Edition

University of Missouri - This book is published by missouri life magazine and distibuted by the university of missouri press. In this stunning book, beauty, and recreational value of Missouri’s unique state park system, four accomplished writers and lifelong conservationists team up with keen-eyed photographers to capture the compelling history, one that has been ranked among the top four in the nation.

The authors tell the complete story of the park system, from its inception in 1917 to the newest state park created in 2015, encompassing much of Missouri’s history as well as its scenic and varied landscape. The book features hundreds of photographs and includes information on all 88 state parks and historic sites, including the longest developed rails-to-trail project in the nation, Civil War battlefields, homes of famous Missourians, and other reminders of the past such as mills and covered bridges.





Weird Illinois: Your Travel Guide to Illinois' Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

Barnes & Noble Books - Used book in Good Condition. Explores bizarre sights and stories found in Illinois.





Weird Colorado: Your Travel Guide to Colorado's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

Sterling - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Colorado is blessed with all three! from the strange tale of Alfred Packer to Fruita's annual commemoration of Mike the rooster that lost its head but not its will to live, there's no shortage of bizarre history and happenings in this Rocky Mountain locale.

For weirdness to flourish, amazing environments, it requires a combination of dramatic history, and truly unique, off-the-grid characters.





Missouri Off the Beaten Path®: Discover Your Fun Off the Beaten Path Series

Globe Pequot - Used book in Good Condition. Tired of the same old tourist traps? whether you’re a visitor or a local looking for something different, Missouri Off the Beaten Path shares with you the Show Me State with new perspectives on timeless destinations and introduces you to those you never knew existed—from the best in local dining to quirky cultural tidbits to hidden attractions, unique finds and unusual locales.

Used book in Good Condition. So if you’ve “been there, done that” one too many times, get off the main road and venture Off the Beaten Path.





Weird Arizona: Your Travel Guide to Arizona's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

Sterling - Now, that’s weird! Used book in Good Condition. Most of arizona remains unspoiled, uninhabited America. Whether it’s the mogollon monsters or the weird Ninimbe tiny elves anywhere from two inches to three feet tall Arizona seems to have them, along with killer cacti and the Can Can Merman. Well…uninhabited by humans, at least.

Reports abound of such creatures as flying dinosaurs, shape shifters, goblins, and vicious bloodsuckers. Used book in Good Condition.





Hiking Missouri America's Best Day Hiking Series

Human Kinetics - Used book in Good Condition. Shk01531. And its descriptions of nearby recreational and sightseeing destinations ensure you won't miss anything on your trip. Hiking missouri is your complete guide to 127 of the most scenic day hikes in the state. Hiking missouri is your guide to enjoying the great outdoors! Used book in Good Condition.

From the ozarks to kansas city, and all trails in between, you'll experience the spectacular beauty of the Show Me state. In this one-of-a-kind resource you'll find these features: detailed descriptions of every hike, park hours and rules, flora, and available facilities for 71 of the state's most scenic parks and natural areas Easy-to-read maps for every park and trail to help you navigate your hike and locate landmarks and other points of interest A convenient trail finder with a summary of each trail's features and available facilities Hiking Missouri brings to life the history, including special points of interest, and difficulty ratings for each trail Phone numbers and Web sites, estimated hiking time and distance, in every region, terrain, and fauna of each area.





Weird Indiana: Your Travel Guide to Indiana's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

Sterling - Witness those eerie glowing spots known as Moody's Light. Shk01531. Enjoy a relaxing picnic in Shades of Death Park. Slap another layer of color onto the world's biggest ball of paint, and yes, that really is a pink-spectacled elephant drinking a martini on the side of the road! From a town called Santa Claus to Indiana's most upright citizen--buried that way for almost 200 years--Weird Indiana proves that the Crossroads of America is also the Crossroads of the Weird!  Used book in Good Condition.

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Weird Kentucky: Your Travel Guide to Kentucky's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

Sterling - Used book in Good Condition. Best travel series of the year 2006!"—booklist what’s weird around here?That’s a question Mark Moran and Mark Sceurman have enjoyed asking for years—and their offbeat sense of curiosity led them to create the bestselling phenomenon, Weird N. J. Shk01531. What’s not shockingly odd here: that every previously published Weird book has become a bestseller in its region.

Each fun and intriguing volume offers more than 250 illustrated pages of places where tourists usually don’t venture—it’s chock-full of oddball curiosities, crazy characters, local legends, ghostly places, cursed roads, and peculiar roadside attractions. Now the weirdness has spread throughout key locales in the U.

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