Best Rail Trails Pacific Northwest: More Than 60 Rail Trails in Oregon, Washington and Idaho

Best Rail Trails Pacific Northwest: More Than 60 Rail Trails in Oregon, Washington and Idaho

by Natalie Bartley
     
 

Best Rail Trails Pacific Northwest is the complete guide to walking, jogging, biking, and cross-country skiing  more than sixty of the best rail trails in one of the most beautiful and geographically varied reaches of America. Written by a local author with expert knowledge of the region, this easy-to-use book provides mile-by-mile descriptions of the

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Best Rail Trails Pacific Northwest is the complete guide to walking, jogging, biking, and cross-country skiing  more than sixty of the best rail trails in one of the most beautiful and geographically varied reaches of America. Written by a local author with expert knowledge of the region, this easy-to-use book provides mile-by-mile descriptions of the most popular rural and urban rail trails in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho, plus complete listings of the region’s other rail trails—from Washington’s Burke Gilman Trail that passes above the old sand point naval base, to Idaho’s Route of the Hiawatha Trail, renowned for its tunnels.
 

Look inside to find:

• Full trail profiles, including length, access points, difficulty rating, and surface type
• Detailed trail maps
• At-a-glance icons for easy identification of rail trails that best suit one’s interests
• Information on wheelchair accessibility; availability of parking, restrooms, and places to eat along the
   trail; locations of ranger stations, visitor’s centers,and depot museums; and where to rent bikes

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762746071
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/13/2009
Series:
Best Rail Trails Series
Edition description:
First
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.81(d)

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