Best Hikes with Dogs Las Vegas and Beyond

Best Hikes with Dogs Las Vegas and Beyond

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by Kimberly Lewis, Paula Jacoby-Garrett
     
 

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Where to hike with Fido near Las Vegas: all trails recommended as dogfriendly and dogfun!

  • 50 dogsuitable trailsall located within three hours of Sin City
  • How to keep your dog safe, healthy, and hydrated in Nevada's arid climate
  • What to pack for your pooch: The Ten Canine Essentials and the doggy first aid kit

Whether your dog is new to proper

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Where to hike with Fido near Las Vegas: all trails recommended as dogfriendly and dogfun!

  • 50 dogsuitable trailsall located within three hours of Sin City
  • How to keep your dog safe, healthy, and hydrated in Nevada's arid climate
  • What to pack for your pooch: The Ten Canine Essentials and the doggy first aid kit

Whether your dog is new to proper trail etiquette, an experienced trail companion, or a senior dog who likes easy strolls, Kimberly Lewis and Paula JacobyGarrett have selected hikes that are sure to delight every type of dog owner and their fourlegged friends. The authors offer more than 20 years of combined hiking experience with their own dogs, and they look at the land through caninecentric eyes. Most of these trails are uncrowded, and include some shady respitesif not water, tooto help keep your dog cool in extreme Nevada conditions. Ranging from short day hikes to extended backpacking trips, most trails are located in the Desert National Wildlife Range, Lake Mead and Spring Mountains National Recreation Areas, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and Valley of Fire State Park. Also included is a Trail Finder chart that lists hikes by terrain, difficulty for dogs, leash regulations, and more.

Author Bio: A former park ranger at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, KIMBERLY LEWIS is an environmental planner in Las Vegas. Her canine companions are Camy, a mutt, and Mollie, a border collie. PAULA JACOBYGARRETT is a research scientist at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Her trail companions are Jazmine, a German shepherd, Princess, a poodle, and Bailey, a Shetland sheepdog.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780898869903
Publisher:
Mountaineers Books, The
Publication date:
08/22/2005
Series:
Best Hikes with Dogs Series
Pages:
235
Sales rank:
1,118,647
Product dimensions:
5.54(w) x 8.16(h) x 0.58(d)

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Best Hikes with Dogs Las Vegas and Beyond 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
KomodoDragon More than 1 year ago
This book has been so informative and helpful. We have used it so much for references to great hikes with our pets. This book is well worth buying because you will use it over and over again. Fantastic book.