Hiking Olympic National Park

Author: Erik Molvar
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493014862
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Hiking Olympic National Park from the Author: Erik Molvar. This updated edition of Hiking Olympic National Park features 66 of the finest trails in and around the park plus 40 additional trail recommendations throughout northwest Washington’s spectacular landscape. These trails crisscross the park’s wilderness ecosystem, stretching from the beaches of the Pacific to the heart of the Olympic Mountains. Whether you choose a strenuous backpacking trip over glacier-clad mountains or a short stroll through a temperate rain forest, veteran trail guide and author Erik Molvar provides all the information you need to make the most of hiking the Olympic Peninsula. Look inside to find: Hikes suited to every ability Full-color photos GPS coordinates Directions to the trailhead Mile-by-mile directional cues

Best Easy Day Hikes Olympic National Park

Author: Erik Molvar
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762753857
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Best Easy Day Hikes Olympic National Park from the Author: Erik Molvar. BEST EASY DAY HIKES OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK, 2nd edition Erik Molvar An updated guide to the best short—under 5- mile—hikes in Washington's Olympic National Park—perfect for families or people who don't have a lot of time but still want to enjoy this spectacular park. Nearly thirty routes are described in detail with highlights of the hike, approximate hiking time, easy-to-follow directions to the trailhead , and a ranking of the hikes from easy to challenging.

Day Hiking Olympic Peninsula 2nd Ed

Author: Craig Romano
Publisher: Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1594859620
Size: 12.73 MB
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Day Hiking Olympic Peninsula 2nd Ed from the Author: Craig Romano. • Completely updated, including all new photos • 25 entirely new hikes—136 hikes total • 11 new nature trails: shorter interpretive trails that are less than 3 miles round-trip, less than 500 feet of elevation gain, and often paved This handsome guide is full of charts and easy-to-find information that will help you quickly select your ideal hike. And once you're on the trail, you'll enjoy the sidebars on flora and fauna, and historical highlights that accompany many of the routes. There is a full-color front map and then two-color section maps, along with clear driving directions to the trail head, options for nearby camping, ratings for trail difficulty and photos of what you'll see on your hike. Hikes are typically less than 12 miles round trip. The Day Hiking series guidebooks are the most comprehensive and attractive trail guides available for Washington state. **Mountaineers Books designates 1 percent of the sales of select guidebooks in our Day Hiking series toward volunteer trail maintenance. Since launching this program, we’ve contributed more than $14,000 toward improving trails.

Top Trails Olympic National Park And Vicinity

Author: Douglas Lorain
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 0899977332
Size: 53.91 MB
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Top Trails Olympic National Park And Vicinity from the Author: Douglas Lorain. Top Trails: Olympic National Park is renowned Pacific Northwest outdoor expert Doug Lorain's newest look into the best of the best trails Olympic National Park has to offer. This guide features only the most spectacular scenery and wildlife of a wide selection of routes from all over the peninsula. It includes full descriptions of brand new trails, Mt. Muller Loop and Murhut Falls, as well as introduces readers to some truly outstanding but too-often overlooked hikes, including a wide range of options from short and easy nature trails to extremely demanding day hikes, to a few of the absolute not-to-be-missed options for overnight travelers. In keeping with the tradition of the Top Trails series, Doug Lorain's new guide will maximize readers' time and enjoyment of Olympic National Park.

Backpacker The National Parks Coast To Coast

Author: Backpacker Magazine
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493026933
Size: 57.72 MB
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Backpacker The National Parks Coast To Coast from the Author: Backpacker Magazine. Explore the crystal clear waters on the Summit Lakes Trail at Lassen Volcanic National Park, take in the expansive views at Shenandoah National Park’s Old Rag Mountain, or traverse the sandstone cliffs at Angel’s Landing in Zion National Park. Choose your adventure from any of the forty-four national parks profiled throughout the book. This book delivers jaw-dropping photos, detailed hike descriptions and maps, ranger essays, and more, all of which combine to create an intimate look at the best our national parks have to offer.

Olympic Mountains Trail Guide 3rd Edition

Author: Robert Wood
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1594854149
Size: 30.81 MB
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Olympic Mountains Trail Guide 3rd Edition from the Author: Robert Wood. * Completely redesigned for easier use * Includes five new hikes, more photos, and expanded route descriptions * "The best book for trail descriptions in the Olympics." - The San Francisco Chronicle With its moss-draped rain forests, alpine meadows brimming with wildflowers, and snow-capped mountains, the Olympic Peninsula is a hiker's paradise. Explore the Cat Creek Way Trail, a high-country route to a view of Oyster Lake, or trek along the Appleton Pass Trail where you might spy a fat marmot perched on one of the boulders along the path. This new edition of a tried-and-true classic to hiking the Olympic Peninsula contains all the facts for both day hikes and overnight backpack trips. You'll find information on 177 hikes in the Olympic Mountains and extensive material on history, geology, native plants, and wildlife. Also find in this hiking guidebook numbered hikes for quick reference; detailed information blocks for each trail; and weather information for each section of the Olympic Mountains.

Best Wildflower Hikes Western Washington

Author: Peter Stekel
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493018698
Size: 77.14 MB
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Best Wildflower Hikes Western Washington from the Author: Peter Stekel. Best Wildflower Hikes Western Washington combines the best aspects of hiking and wildflowers into one guide. The Best Wildflower Hikes series features 40 hikes with honorable mentions throughout that focus on the best wildflowers in western Washington.

Hiking Zion And Bryce Canyon National Parks

Author: Erik Molvar
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762753680
Size: 53.61 MB
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Hiking Zion And Bryce Canyon National Parks from the Author: Erik Molvar. Thoroughly updated and revised, this guide covers fifty-six hikes in the two featured parks as well as the surrounding areas--Cedar Breaks National Monument, the Markagunt high country, and the Paunsaugunt area.