Day Hike Columbia Gorge, 2nd Edition: The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day

Day Hike Columbia Gorge, 2nd Edition: The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day

by Seabury Blair
     
 

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The Columbia Gorge is one of the most traveled outdoor locations in the Pacific Northwest, and preeminent hiking expert Seabury Blair Jr. guides hikers through some of the most picturesque scenes on both the Washington and Oregon sides of the Columbia River. With sixty-five featured trails no more than two hours from Portland, this updated edition of the popular…  See more details below

Overview

The Columbia Gorge is one of the most traveled outdoor locations in the Pacific Northwest, and preeminent hiking expert Seabury Blair Jr. guides hikers through some of the most picturesque scenes on both the Washington and Oregon sides of the Columbia River. With sixty-five featured trails no more than two hours from Portland, this updated edition of the popular hiking guide is the perfect match for hikers wanting to spend days in the mountains and nights at home. Each trail listing includes distance, estimated hiking time, elevation gain, best season, map references, access, permit requirements, and more, including best options for families and pets. Each hike is accompanied by photos depicting the scenery; hikers can choose to gaze at waterfalls or meander through the lush forests. Seabury Blair Jr. is the author of Creaky Knees Guides to Washington and Oregon, and Day Hike! Olympic Peninsula. He lives in Spokane, WA.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570618246
Publisher:
Sasquatch Books
Publication date:
05/03/2011
Series:
Day Hike!
Sold by:
Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
File size:
17 MB
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Meet the Author

Seabury Blair, Jr. is the former outdoor columnist for the Bremerton Sun newspaper. Blair is also a hard-core backcountry skier and hiker. He created the "R&R" section for the Sun several years ago, a prototype for most of the outdoor-travel sections you now find in all Puget Sound papers. One of his most popular regular features was the Hike O' the Month, and he has contributed to the on-line site for Go West. He is the author of The Creaky Knees Guide Washington and The Creaky Knees Guide Washington, as well as two guides in the Day Hike! series: Olympic Peninsula and Columbia Gorge. He lives in Spokane, Washington, with his wife and mapmaker, Marlene.

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