Hiking Washington: A Guide to the State's Greatest Hiking Adventures (State Hiking Guides) (Paperback)
Lace up your boots and sample more than fifty hikes in spectacular Washington, with its densely forested trails, abundant wildlife, lush foliage, and hundreds of miles of cascading streams. Inside this new edition you'll find up-to-date trail information, detailed maps, and clear directions from major access points, as well as information on nearby lodging, restaurants, and events. Whether you're a day-tripper or long-distance hiker, old hand or novice, you'll find traisl suited to every ability and interest throughout Washington state. Look inside to find: Hikes suited to every ability Mile-by-mile directional cues Difficulty ratings, trail contacts, fees/permits, and best hiking seasons An index of hikes by category, including easy day hikes and hikes to waterfalls Invaluable trip-planning information, including local lodging and campgrounds Full-color photos throughout.
About the Author
Freelance writer Oliver Lazenby specializes in stories about adventure and the environment. He recently retired from his job as a newspaper reporter in Ellensburg to hit the road in his red station wagon and hike as much as possible. He has lived all over Washington, but currently his only permanent address is his website: oliverlazenby.wordpress.com.