Here's the best of the best - a hand-picked selection of the most rewarding hikes in the magnificent Pacific Northwest by the region's most renowned guidebook authors. Let the experts help you choose your destination, including such spectacular areas as Washington's Alpine Lakes, Oregon's Rogue River Wilderness, the Canadian Rockies, Idaho's Sawtooths, Montana's Bob Marshall Wilderness, Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park, and California's Mount Shasta. Veteran authors and hikers, the Springs and Manning present essential information on the highlights of each trail, when to go, elevation, distance, and more. Each trip, day hike or overnight is chosen for extraordinary views, flower-filled alpine meadows, virgin forests, wildlife, and solitude.
This fully updated second edition, now with an alluring array of color photos, will whet your appetite for both unexplored territory and the classics. Discover outdoor adventure in the Pacific Northwest and find your own favorite paradise.
Features: Paperback. 1998. 207 pp. Some color photographs, maps, index. 6 x 9 x 0.75 in.