With this comprehensive guidebook to Washington's outer coast in hand, you can explore 157 miles of wild Pacific Ocean crashing against equally wild headlands, windswept beaches, and salmon-rich rivers, all in the farthest northwest corner of the continental United States.
Whether you're out for a single day of salt air and sand castles, or a week-long backpack with surf lulling you to sleep at night, Washington's Pacific Coast
provides a wide-ranging and authoritative guide.
Neah Bay and Cape Flattery
Olympic National Park's wilderness beaches
Lake Ozette and Sekiu
La Push and Kalaloch
The Hoh, Queets, and Quinault rainforests
Willapa Bay and the Long Beach Peninsula
40+ hikes for all skill levels
9 adventurous state parks
3 serene paddling routes
Prime fishing and clamming spots
Best beachcombing and tide-pooling destinations
Native American lore and history
Coastal birds and sea life
Plus, ocean beach precautions, detailed maps for trip planning, and full-color photos throughout!
Features: Paperback. 2015. 318 pp. Many color photos, bibliography, and index. 6.5 x 9 x 0.75 in.