Day Hikes Around Big Sur: 80 Great Hikes

Day Hikes Around Big Sur: 80 Great Hikes

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by Robert Stone (2)
     
 
Day Hikes Around Big Sur includes 80 unforgettable hikes along the spectacular coastal headlands. An excellent cross-section of hikes accommodates every level of hiking experience, from easy beach strolls to crested mountain ridge trails. Highlights include isolated beaches, tidepools, redwood groves, canyons, numerous waterfalls, lighthouses and outstanding panoramic

Overview

Day Hikes Around Big Sur includes 80 unforgettable hikes along the spectacular coastal headlands. An excellent cross-section of hikes accommodates every level of hiking experience, from easy beach strolls to crested mountain ridge trails. Highlights include isolated beaches, tidepools, redwood groves, canyons, numerous waterfalls, lighthouses and outstanding panoramic views. Undoubtedly, these hikes include some of the best scenery in Big Sur.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781573420419
Publisher:
Day Hike Books, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/2003
Series:
Day Hikes Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
5.58(w) x 8.54(h) x 0.61(d)

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Taking a journey through Big Sur inspires the traveler to explore this beautiful area. Day Hikes Around Big Sur is the essential guide to Big Sur¿s trails, from the coastline to the canyons to the mountain peaks. Each of these 80 hikes along a 75-mile stretch of coastline has its own map, a summary of its highlights, and concise driving and hiking directions. Undoubtedly, the trails reveal some of the best scenery in Big Sur, including rugged marine terraces, eroded inlets and coves, tidepools, old growth forests, redwood groves, lighthouses, canyons, numerous waterfalls, rolling meadows and panoramic vistas from the ocean to the inland mountain peaks. Outstanding views, diverse landscape, and a variety of trails accommodate all levels of hiking experience.

Meet the Author

Robert Stone has been writer, photographer, and publisher of Day Hike Books for more than a decade. Robert has hiked every trail in the Day Hike Book series. With 20 hiking guides in the series, he has hiked over a 1000 trails throughout the western United States and Hawaii.

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Day Hikes Around Big Sur: 80 Great Hikes 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Perfect hiking companion to the epic beauty of Big Sur.