Rose Houk

Biography

Freelance author Rose Houk specializes in natural history, history, archaeology, and travel writing. Over the past 25 years, she has written many interpretive publications for national parks and monuments around the country. She went to college near the southern Appalachian Mountains in Tennessee, and was a newspaper reporter in the mountains of Kentucky. Rose has also worked as a newsletter and book editor, public radio broadcaster, and a National Park Service ranger-naturalist.

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Books

Shenandoah Road Guide: The Edge Of The Sky
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2012 by Park Partners, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
A mile-by-mile guide to the sights and sounds of Shenandoah National Park's Skyline Drive. Running for 105 miles along the crest of the Blue Ridge, this is one of the most beloved drives in America. Detailed essays on geology, wildlife, waterfalls, and human history reveal the Park in all seasons and facets.
Blue Ridge Parkway: A Road Guide
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2012 by Park Partners, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
One of America's most beautiful roads, the Blue Ridge Parkway winds for 469 miles along the crest of the Appalachian Mountains. This guide provides a mile-by-mile account of breathtaking views, fascinating wildlife, brilliant seasonal highlights and extraordinary human and natural history. It is the one indispensable guide to regional crafts, music, and food and includes numerous detailed maps.

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