Hiking The Selway Bitterroot Wilderness

Author: Scott Steinberg
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762786221
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Hiking The Selway Bitterroot Wilderness from the Author: Scott Steinberg. The Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness is a vast domain that encompasses over 2,000 square miles of rugged Idaho and Montana backcountry. In this completely revised and updated guidebook, detailed hike narratives, extensive introductory material, and accurate maps guide you to the rushing waterfalls, rustic lookouts, high peaks, and steaming hot springs scattered throughout this wilderness complex. With over 70 hikes covering access points in both Idaho and Montana, this definitive guidebook describes 600 miles of nikes in detail and provides cursory descriptions of another 300 miles of backcountry routes covering all or portions of six forest service ranger districts in four national forests.

Hiking The Bitterroots

Author: Morton L. Arkava
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780967751818
Size: 19.85 MB
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Hiking The Bitterroots from the Author: Morton L. Arkava. Describes 52 hikes in the Bitterroot Mountains of western Montana and north central Idaho. Hikes range from short day hikes to extensive wilderness treks up to 75 miles in length. Information includes trail descriptions, maps, creek crossings. Problem locations for bears are identified and fishing information.

100 Hikes In The Inland Northwest

Author: Rich Landers
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898869088
Size: 54.67 MB
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100 Hikes In The Inland Northwest from the Author: Rich Landers. The diverse hikes in this collection are all within a three-hour driving radius of Spokane, Washington, including trails in Washington, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and British Columbia.* Ninety-three detailed hiking maps* Trail elevation profiles* Includes information for anglors, scramblers, and those looking for the solitude of an old-growth forestThe Inland Northwest is bordered on the west by the Okanogan and Columbia Rivers and on the east by the rugged Montana Rockies. The imaginary boundary slips south slightly into Oregon and north into the glaciered mountains of Canada. You'll get directions to the area's best trails with this guidebookThe area covers 16 million acres of national forests, two million acres of national parks and recreation areas, and portions of more than six million acres of officially designated or proposed wilderness areas. From sagebrush country to alpine meadows, this trails guide book is designed to introduce hikers to some of the best routesin these wild areas.

Rocky Mountains

Author: Mason Florence
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 9781864503272
Size: 61.56 MB
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Rocky Mountains from the Author: Mason Florence. Cover subtitle : Colorado, Wyoming, Montana and Idaho.

Hiking Idaho

Author: Luke Kratz
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493011111
Size: 56.90 MB
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Hiking Idaho from the Author: Luke Kratz. Lace up your boots and sample more than 100 trails in Idaho's vast undeveloped backcountry and wilderness areas. Discover pink granite peaks of the Sawtooth Range, "big tree" country in the Selkirk Mountain rain forest, and Hells Canyon - the deepest gorge in North America. Idaho offers hikers some of the most magnificent and rugged mountain scenery in the Lower 48 as well as peaceful alpine meadows, sparkling lakes, excellent fishing, and the chance to see high-country wildlife. Use this guide for: up-to-date trail information; accurate directions to popular as well as less-traveled trails; difficulty ratings for each hike; detailed trail maps; zero-impact camping trips. Whether you are a day-tripper or long-distance hiker, old hand or novice, you'll find trails suited to every ability and interest throughout Idaho.

Backpacking Idaho

Author: Douglas Lorain
Publisher: Wilderness Press
ISBN: 0899977731
Size: 16.98 MB
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Backpacking Idaho from the Author: Douglas Lorain. A virtually undiscovered backpacking paradise, Idaho has numerous wilderness areas of mind-boggling size. Backpackers can find complete solitude, wildlife, and some of North America's most outstanding scenery. Idaho's mountains also boast great weather -- fewer thunderstorms than the central Rockies, less rain than Oregon and Washington, and cooler summer temperatures than California. Backpacking Idaho takes you to what author Doug Lorain calls a "Shangri-la" for backpackers. In the craggy Selkirk Mountains you'll find lush forests, small cirque lakes, and jagged granite peaks. Watch for ospreys, river otters, and belted kingfishers in the swift Selway River. Explore hundreds of miles of trails in the gently rolling forested hills in north-central Idaho, or head to Hell's Canyon, the deepest gorge in North America, where you'll find both alpine tundra and cactus-studded desert.