Best Easy Day Hikes Redding California

Author: Montana Hodges
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762762853
Size: 75.94 MB
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Best Easy Day Hikes Redding, California includes concise descriptions of the best short hikes in the area, with detailed maps of the routes. The 23 hikes in this guide are generally short, easy to follow, and guaranteed to please.

The Creaky Knees Guide Northern California

Author: Ann Marie Brown
Publisher: Sasquatch Books
ISBN: 157061783X
Size: 20.72 MB
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From hikes just outside of San Francisco to long strolls in the Sierra Nevada, this book covers 80 of the best easy-to-walk hikes throughout the region, providing elevation gains, detailed maps, and up-to-date driving directions. It also includes hike mileage and estimated hiking times, trail conditions, access and permit requirements, and ratings of each hike's difficulty, from "Stroll in the Park" to "Prepare to Perspire." Offshoot hikes are featured for those who reach the end of the hike but want to extend their workout. Written in a personal but informative tone by outdoors expert Ann Marie Brown, the Creaky Knees Guide is a perfect resource anyone can use to explore the beauty of Northern California without breaking too much of a sweat. Ann Marie Brown has written more than thirteen guidebooks on California recreation. Her writing has been featured in Sunset, VIA, and Smithsonian magazines. She lives in Lake Tahoe, CA.

Best Easy Day Hikes Fairfield County

Author: Steve Mirsky
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762756314
Size: 58.92 MB
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Best Easy Day Hikes Fairfield County includes concise descriptions of the best short hikes in the area, with detailed maps of the routes. The 20 hikes in this guide are generally short, easy to follow, and guaranteed to please.

Best Coast Hikes Of Northern California

Author: Marc Soares
Publisher: Herbert Press
ISBN:
Size: 33.11 MB
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Naturalist/photographer/author Marc J. Soares describes 75 scenic trails for people of all levels of hiking skill. Hikes range from gentle afternoon walks for the whole family to more strenuous full- and multi-day adventures. Each listing includes length of hike, degree of difficulty, directions, map, and more. 47 maps. 21 photos.

100 Classic Hikes In Northern California 3rd Edition

Author: John Soares
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9781594852480
Size: 61.14 MB
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CLICK HERE to download two free hikes from 100 Classic Hikes in Northern California * Full-color photos, trail maps, and elevation trail profiles * Northern California hikes for all ages and hiking abilities * All facts, access, and route information is up-to-date and accurate This third edition brings the Soares' brothers classic guidebook to the 100 best of Northern California's hikes thoroughly up to date and adds elevation profiles for most of the 100 hikes. New color photos have been added and all facts, trail, and map details have been reviewed by rangers and trail supervisors. Appendices now include web contact information. A handy trails-at-a-glance chart indicates distance, level of difficulty, and seasonal considerations.

100 Hikes In Yosemite National Park

Author: Marc J. Soares
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898868678
Size: 80.47 MB
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* A collection of 100 of the Yosemite area's best hikes * 110 color photographs and 102 color maps* Includes popular trails located outside the boundaries of Yosemite National Park* Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award for best "Adventure Guidebook"Yosemite National Park is a hiking destination know world round and this guidebook provides directions to the best trails Yosemite has to offer.Virtually all the hikes in this book are readily accessible from major arterials, andthere are explicit trailhead directions for each hike. The hikes in 100 Hikes in Yosemite National Park are divided into eight geographical regions. The regions approximate a counterclockwise loop, starting from the southeast and finishing in the southwest. Each hiking chapter is broken up in three basic parts: the information block, which helps you size up the hike by telling you how to get there and what to expect; the opening, which gives you a feel for what the hike is like; and the body, which describes the landmarks and trails, providing a blow-by-blow account of the actual hike, preceded by trailhead directions. You'll learn where the tough spots are on the trail, how much shade is available, and the locations of important Yosemite landmarks and special scenes you won't want to miss.Roughly a third of the hikes in this book are located just outside the park boundaries, and about half of those lead into the Yosemite National Park. A handy trail index helps hikers choose from trails ranging in difficulty from "cakewalk to butt-kicker." With extensive facts about plants, wildlife, and geological features as well as local history, each hike in this guidebook is loaded with outdoor entertainment and information.

Best Rail Trails California

Author: Tracy Salcedo
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762755646
Size: 30.44 MB
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Comprehensive directory to the state's most popular rail trails. Each trail will receive a full trail profile, descriptive narrative, detailed information, and more.

Best Hikes With Dogs

Author: Jason Fator
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9781594857034
Size: 46.89 MB
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Fully revised and updated, including 26 all-new hikes, the bestselling guide to hiking in the Bay Area with your pup is back!Northern California and San Francisco Bay offer amazing trails to explore with your canine companion - and veteran hiker and dog lover Jason Fator has explored 83 of the ones most likely to satisfy dog owners and dogs alike. From the sun-kissed hills of Marin to the grassy knolls of the East Bay or wide open spaces of the South Bay, Best Hikes with Dogs: San Francisco Bay Area and Beyond, 2nd Edition, is your guide to the very best trails, most of which do not require leashes (except in parks as noted). More than two-thirds of the hikes are on lesser known trails where travel is light and where you're unlikely to meet horses, bicycles, or motorized vehicles. Beyond the Bay Area, you'll find additional dog-friendly routes in the Sacramento area, the hills of Gold Country, in and around Tahoe, and in the Mount Shasta region.

Coronary

Author: Stephen Klaidman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743267559
Size: 33.91 MB
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Recounts how two California heart doctors performed countless surgeries and generated enormous profits for their hospital's management company before they were investigated for subjecting healthy patients to unnecessary medical procedures.

Best Short Hikes In California S South Sierra

Author: Paul Richins, Jr.
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898868364
Size: 73.54 MB
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* The best 66 short hikes in the Southern Sierra* Handy appendices to find the Sierra hikes you desire* Two trip summary tablesAn area that's larger than the entire European Alps, the South Sierra offers unparalleled beauty and extensive hiking options. The drive to the various trailheads alone will take you past the largest trees in the world, provide dramatic views of some of the deepest canyons in the United States, and reveal splendid glimpses of the highest peak in the lower 48states.