Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks: A Guide to More Than 60 of the Area's Greatest Hiking Adventures

Overview

For more than twenty-five years, FalconGuide? has set the standard for outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top outdoors experts and enthusiasts, each guide invites you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors.
Discover the wonder of these two spectacular parks as Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks leads you along 850 miles of trail - from short nature hikes to backcountry treks. Veteran hiker Erik Molvar provides all the ...

See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (16) from $1.99   
  • New (4) from $22.73   
  • Used (12) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing 1 – 2 of 4
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$22.73
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(1031)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New

Ships from: Monroe Township, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$80.00
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(164)

Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing 1 – 2 of 4
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview

For more than twenty-five years, FalconGuideĀ® has set the standard for outdoor recreation guidebooks. Written by top outdoors experts and enthusiasts, each guide invites you to experience the endless adventure and rugged beauty of the great outdoors.
Discover the wonder of these two spectacular parks as Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks leads you along 850 miles of trail - from short nature hikes to backcountry treks. Veteran hiker Erik Molvar provides all the information you need to get the most out of hiking this International Peace Park with its glistening glaciers, scenic lookouts, peaceful lakes, and remote wilderness.

Look inside to find:
Hikes suited to every ability
Accurate directions to the trailhead and detailed trail descriptions
GPS-compatible maps
Mile-by-mile directional cues
Difficulty ratings, average hiking times, best hiking seasons, and more

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Revision of a fine guide to these little exploited parks straddling the Alberta-Montana boundary. Includes some exhausting trail profiles (major elevation changes). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780762736324
  • Publisher: Falcon Press Publishing
  • Publication date: 1/1/2007
  • Series: Regional Hiking Series
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.04 (h) x 0.59 (d)

Meet the Author


Veteran author and backcountry explorer Erik Molvar discovered backpacking while working on a volunteer trails crew in the North Cascades of Washington. He is the author of more than a dozen FalconGuides for such places as Glacier National Park, the Bob Marshall Wilderness, Olympic National Park, Zion and Bryce Canyon National Park, as well as Colorado's Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness.
Read More Show Less

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments     xiii
Introduction     1
Natural History     1
Using This Guide     4
Planning Your Trip     4
A Few Words of Caution     7
Short Strolls and Nature Walks     11
Glacier National Park     11
Waterton Lakes National Park     19
Trail Finder Table     22
Map Legend     24
The Hikes
The North Fork     25
Boulder Pass     27
Bowman Lake-Brown Pass     33
Akokala Lake     34
Numa Ridge Lookout     36
Quartz Lakes Loop     37
Logging Lake     38
Connecting Hikes     41
The Lake McDonald Area     43
Trout Lake     45
Huckleberry Mountain Lookout     49
Apgar Lookout     50
Lake McDonald     52
Lincoln Lake     53
Fish Lake     55
Mount Brown Lookout     57
Snyder Lakes     58
Avalanche Lake     59
Additional Hikes     61
The Highline and Waterton Lake Vicinity     63
Hidden Lake     65
TheGarden Wall     67
The Northern Highline     70
Waterton Valley     72
Connecting Hikes     76
The Southern Sector     79
Harrison Lake     81
Loneman Lookout     83
The Nyack-Coal Creek Loop     84
Lake Isabel     88
Scalplock Lookout     92
Firebrand Pass-Ole Lake     94
Additional Hikes     96
Two Medicine     99
Scenic Point     101
Cobalt Lake-Two Medicine Pass     103
Upper Two Medicine Lake     105
Dawson-Pitamakan     106
Cut Bank Creek     109
Medicine Grizzly Lake-Triple Divide Pass     113
Connecting Hikes     117
The St. Mary Valley     119
Red Eagle Lake     121
Otokomi Lake     126
St. Mary and Virginia Falls     127
St. Mary Lake     128
Gunsight Pass     130
Piegan Pass     134
Siyeh Pass     136
Connecting Hikes     138
Many Glacier     139
Cracker Lake     141
The Grinnell Complex     143
Swiftcurrent Pass     147
Iceberg Lake     149
Ptarmigan Tunnel     151
Poia Lake-Redgap Pass     153
Additional Hikes     156
The Belly River Country     157
The Belly River Trail     159
Mokowanis River-Stoney Indian Pass     162
Slide Lake-Gable Pass     165
Connecting Hikes     168
Waterton Lakes National Park     169
The Carthew-Alderson Trail     171
Bertha Lake     175
Crypt Lake     177
Vimy Peak     180
Lineham Falls     182
Rowe Lakes     184
The Tamarack Trail     186
Blakiston Valley     189
The Snowshoe Trail-Twin Lakes     192
Lost Lake-Avion Ridge     195
Goat Lake     198
The Oil Basin Loop     200
Additional Hikes     204
Extended Trips     205
The Continental Divide National Scenic Trail     206
The Great Northern Traverse     207
The Highline Trail     208
The North Circle     208
Further Reading     210
For More Information     211
Fishing Opportunities     212
Backcountry Campground Table     214
Index     217
About the Authors     219
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted April 18, 2011

    No text was provided for this review.

Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)